New Balance® 928V4

The expected release date for the New Balance 928V4 is October 9, 2023.

The New Balance 928V4 will have the following features & updates:

  • The New Balance 928V4 will have an updated interior mesh lining that wicks away moisture to keep your feet dry.
  • The leather uppers are still prevalent in the new model, just with more color options and variations available this time.
  • As for comfort and support, the CMEVA compression-molded midsole will run throughout the shoes’ length, and ABZORB cushioning will be added to the forefoot and heel area for extra shock absorbency.
  • The Rollbar technology will be kept, as this will still be a stable shoe.
  • The outsole will still consist of the robust Ndurance rubber, this time around, with a little more flex and additional lug patterns for better grip and traction on the tread.

Previous model of the 928:
The New Balance 928V3 release date was on October 21, 2020.

Latest Version of the New Balance 928


New Balance 928



  • The MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) for the New Balance 928V4 will be around $145.
  • The price is reasonably similar to that of its predecessor.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • In terms of arch support, the support is aimed at a medium to low arch.
  • The New Balance 928V4 will be a motion control stability running shoe, similar to the previous model.
  • The new model’s stability and motion control features are enhanced slightly to offer you the same trusted performance levels.


  • The new model is ideal for most surface types.
  • Concrete, tar roads, and flat hard surfaces are ideal for the New Balance 928 range and the latest model.
  • Furthermore, you will also be able to use your New Balance 928V4 at the gym and on the treadmill.


  • Uses for the New Balance 928V4 are more variable and versatile.
  • Though it will not be a heavy-duty running shoe, you can use it for walking outside and walking on the treadmill.
  • Similarly, you can use the new model for training, wear to work, and as a casual all-around shoe.


  • In terms of durability, the New Balance 928V4 will be very durable and hard-wearing.
  • Because it is versatile and can be used as a work shoe, the new balance 928V4 will be more robust in design and construction.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • The New Balance 928V4 will have a comfortable and roomy toe box with a snug-fitting narrow heel.
  • You can also expect extended size options and Narrow, Wide, Medium, and Extra Wide width options.


  • The weight of the women’s version will be around 309 grams in general.
  • As for the men’s version, you can look at a heavier weight of 440 grams.
  • The New Balance 928V4 will be a heavier weight, more solid stability, and motion control shoe.

Elevation of the New Balance 928V4

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • The Heel Height of the New Balance is 928V4, which will be around 32mm in height.
  • Rollbar Technology will be placed in the heel area to help with stability and motion control.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • The Forefoot will have a bit more flex and less cushioning.
  • The height of the forefoot on the New Balance 928V4 will be around 20mm.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • As with most walking shoes, there will be a 12mm heel-to-toe drop.
  • This heel-to-toe drop is likewise ideal for stability and motion control.

Components of the New Balance 928V4


  • The Outsole will still consist of the same Ndurance rubber.
  • The Outsole has an improved design to withstand daily wear and tear.
  • There will also be more of a slope to the rear section of the sole for a softer landing.
  • Similarly, the flex grooves will remain for flexibility and lateral movement.


  • The Midsole of the New Balance 928V4 consist will consist of the same CMEVA foam technology platform.
  • This time there will be a full CMEVA technology midsole and ABZORB cushioning in the heel and forefoot.
  • Furthermore, you can still enjoy the NB insert that will be removable and cushioned.
  • As with the previous model, there will still be roll bar technology for stability and motion control.


  • For the upper, you will be able to enjoy a wider variety of styles and color options.
  • The Upper will still be leather with perforations for durability.
  • As you will see, there will be more reinforced relater areas for additional durability.
  • The collar and tongue will likewise be plush and padded for your comfort.
  • A seamless interior lining will be added to prevent friction and painful chafing.


New Balance 928V4

About the Author

David Alegeta

David is a long-distance hiker, a writer and an editor whose favorite topics include backpacking and trail running. He is an adventure athlete who covered over 20,000 miles. He frequently speaks to groups about the benefits of proper footwear and has written numerous articles on this subject. He lives in Dallas, Texas with his family.