6 Best Sneaker Apps Every Sneakerhead Should Know and Use


The best thing about collecting sneakers is that you're part of a community. Now, you could disagree with that, but just the very fact that there are numerous sites, forums, and other outlets out there is proof of just how huge the sneakerhead community has become.

Collecting sneakers has also ventured into apps. While apps will never replace your favorite resources like sites, they're more for the convenience of being informed about every drop, new info, and more. Here are the best apps you need to keep up with your love of sneakers.

1| StockX

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The Air Jordans every sneaker collector needs. Which OG is your favorite? Tap to cop on StockX.

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StockX is one of the most popular sites when it comes to selling sneakers. Sure, you're used to browsing through the online marketplace's site but you can keep track of things better with an app. If you don't know how StockX works, it's a selling platform that uses a bidding system. Get it if you want your hands on some great deadstock sneakers from all kinds of brands.


2| CheckCheck

There are tons of online marketplaces out there. The problem is figuring out if you're getting is actually authentic. CheckCheck hopes to solve just that by legit-checking the shoes using proven A.I. tech. That's not all: The items are also examined by professional authenticators. Think about all the possibilities.


3| Sneakers

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As we were saying, collecting sneakers is much like being part of a community. And with Sneakers, this is even more true since it's a social networking site dedicated to sneakers. What the app does is give you the latest releases and store locators, as well as giving you the freedom to share photos and videos. Basically, Twitter for sneakerheads.




When Nike itself makes an app dedicated to keep up with the latest launches, hottest events, and even exclusive releases, you know it's a must-have on your phone. It offers push notifications, entry draws for launches, and cool content from different personalities in the sneaker world.



GOAT is another selling app that several sneakerheads use. If you're not on it, then you're missing out on a lot. You can discover a great selection of sneakers and even exclusive content from artists, designers, and other industry personalities.


6| Grailed

I know, I know. We've featured a whole bunch of sneaker selling apps, but what else does a sneakerhead do in their spare time but browse through sneaker deals and listings? For a more curated selection, check out Grailed's offerings of hard to find items from brands like Supreme, Rick Owens, Raf Simons, Saint Laurent, Jordan and Gucci. Yep, Grailed has everything, including apparel, shoes, and accessories.


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Paolo Chua
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Paolo Chua is the Associate Style Editor at Esquire Philippines, where he writes about fashion and grooming. Before joining Esquire Philippines, he was a writer at Town & Country Philippines.
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