New Balance 840V6

The expected release date for the New Balance 840V6 is November 14, 2022.

The New Balance 840V6 will have the following features & updates:

  • The New Balance 840V6 model will develop an improved full-length ABZORB technology unit for cushioning and support.
  • The EVA Strobel board will still be present.
  • The Outsole will be improved with additional durable rubber compounds for better abrasion resistance and a more lug tread.
  • Furthermore, you can look forward to a more roomy toe box fit and a more snug heel fit design.

Previous Models of the New Balance 850:
Asics released the New Balance 840V5 on November 2nd, 2021

Latest Version of the New Balance 840


New Balance 840


  • The MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) for the new model 840V6 New Balance will be estimated at $145.00.
  • New Balance’s improvements will make this a luxury running shoe model worth the price tag.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • The Arch support in the New Balance 840V6 will be completely neutral, similar to its predecessor.
  • The design this time will aim at being more heavy-duty for individuals who are heavier on their feet.
  • The Strobel Boar design will provide extra support and stability for neutral and lower arch types.


  • Generally, New Balance will ideally suit the new model for road running.
  • I would advise not to use them for offroad and trail running or walking.


  • You can use your New Balance 840V6 for running, jogging, and even treadmill running.
  • They will be ideal for running, walking, and jogging on more uniform and solid surfaces.


  • As far as durability goes, the knit uppers will be durable and flexible enough.
  • The sole and outsole also aim to be more durable and abrasion resistant with additional rubber paddings.
  • Furthermore, construction will still be the excellent quality New Balance provides and promises throughout the new design.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • The New Balance 840V6 will be available in narrow, medium, wide, and extra-wide fit options.
  • As you will see, you can get the new model in extended size options for both men and women.
  • The fit will be more flexible and generally yielding with the flexible engineered knit uppers.


  • As for the weight, both models for women and men will be medium to heavyweight, as the 850V6 will ideally suit this model to heavier individuals.
  • The Women’s model will be 283 grams in weight.
  • For the mean, the new model will be 375 grams in weight.

Elevation of the New Balance 840V6

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • There will be a heel height of 34 mm.
  • This height is ideal for running and jogging.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • For the forefoot height, you can expect around 22 mm.
  • In general, both the heel height and forefoot height will give a good heel-to-toe drop.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • As for the heel-to-toe drop, it will be quite high at 12mm.
  • This drop is ideal for running and jogging.

Components of the New Balance 840V6


  • You can expect a more robust design with additional rubber padding for abrasion resistance for the outsole.
  • The tread will be more lug for improved traction.
  • There will also be a lot more stability and not as much flex as the previous model.


  • The ABZORB technology cushioning will be prevalent in the new model.
  • They will enhance the foam polymer unit used in the previous model for the new model.
  • Furthermore, the new model will be able to withstand much more weight and impact than its predecessor.


  • As for the uppers, we expect a more roomy toe box fit and a snug heel.
  • The collar will have light padding for your comfort.
  • Generally, the engineered knit design mesh will remain with a more porous design, this time for breathability.
  • As expected, there will be some new color and design options available from which you can choose.


New Balance 840V6

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