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We are about to launch our re-designed website by the second week of January 2016.
You will be able to pre-order directly from our website www.shiftwear.com soon.
The prices will be listed when we launch the store.
The final product will have the following advanced features.
We will also consider adding new features that we haven't made public yet.
For indiegogo backers:
For new website orders:
Stand flat on a ruler with your foot.
We will release kids sizes in 2017 without the walk to charge technology.
They would need to be recharged wirelessly or using the supplied USB wire.
Currently the size range is a TRUE FOOT SIZE of 17.5cm to 31cm measured from toe to heel.
Stand on a ruler and please wear socks when you measure your foot size.
The 5 colors are:
For an additional fee you can get your own custom colors.
Early design access will give you the chance to test the BETA version of the app.
It will also give you the chance to experiment with the software and post your art to the marketplace BEFORE the rest of the world does.
The app will officially launch in Fall of 2016 with the sneaker.
At this point BETA testing will be over and the final version of app will be released for everyone to submit art.
You create art on your computer and then you simply upload it into the app and it is ready for display on the sneaker.
Yes. You will be able to upload images from any source and display them on your sneaker for free.
People can also share their images on the mobile app for others to use.
The app is free to download and use.
The app marketplace is a social network designed for the exchange of images between users.
People can sell or share their images for free.
To be able to sell designs/images you will need a special license from ShiftWear purchased for $99 a year.
The app itself is free to use and sharing images or uploading your own images for display onto the sneaker is all done for free.
Your own designs will always be free for you.
You can display your own images for free.
If you intend to sell them to others, you need a license from us.
If you simply want to share designs with others, then its free to do that also.
The all white shoe is the Limited Edition M1 that will allow the entire surface area of the sneaker to be used as a canvas for displaying images.
Only 2000 will be made initially.
The L1, M1 and H1 are all the same sneaker with same features.
The only difference is the style of sneaker.
Screen sizes will also be bigger on the M1 and H1.
The Limited edition M1 is a exclusive sneaker that will allow the ENTIRE sneaker surface to be used as a canvas for display.
We will expand the product line to:
We are also interested in using the same software for entirely different markets.
The classic series won't be suitable for sport or running.
This is a high end luxury shoe. You probably want to take really good care of them.
They will be built with the best materials to ensure a long life span.
We will release other designs of shoes meant for sports and running.
Yes, the screens will have an option to turn on the back light which will allow designs to be viewed in total darkness.
You can always turn off the back light so you don't have glow in the dark shoes.
They are flexible.
The batteries have passed all stress tests.
You can recharge them wirelessly, using the USB wire or simply walk and they will charge up.
More details will be released as we get closer to launch.
These screens are virtually indestructible.
They have been hit with a hammer, bent and stabbed and still continue to work.
The plastic substrates are incredibly strong.
The shoe will be built with the best in high end materials.
The soles coated with Kevlar Fibers, the same material used in bullet proof vests.
They are designed to last longer than traditional shoes.
Once we release the first sneaker models.
We will consider sneakers made with vegan safe materials.
Our product line will expand to a variety of different sneaker models made from different materials.
The storage temperature range for the flex screens are at -25℃ to 70 ℃.
Low temps around 0℃ will cause slower response times.
Only the electronics will be a protected with a 1 year warranty from the time the shoe is delivered.
The pre-order secures your place in line to get this revolutionary sneaker made for you before the rest of the world gets a chance to their hands on them.
We are now backed by big investors who will ensure we get these initial pre-orders delivered to every supporter.
The final units will come with all the advanced features built in.
When this sneaker goes to retail stores in 2017, it will sell for a much higher price in the range of $399-$599 and the advanced features will be optional paid items.
Pre-orders are final and non-refundable upon receipt by ShiftWear of the corresponding payment, however, refunds will be issued if the pre-ordered products and Services are deemed by ShiftWear as undeliverable.