Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe Reviews

Review score: 8.8/10 – Updated May, 2022

Latest Price: £189.99 (RRP: £189.99)

Take a look now to discover what makes Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe worthy of a review score of 8.8 out of 10.

Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe Review

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Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe features

Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe specs

Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe
Spec 1

Colour: Black-Black

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this Spec: 55

Spec 2

Shoe Size: EU 48, EU 47

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this Spec: 1

Spec 3

Gender: Unisex

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this Spec: 2527

Spec 4

Age Group: Adult

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this Spec: 4703

Feature 1

Upper: Waterproof and Breathable Membrane, Microtex Reinforced Shell

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this feature: 2

Feature 2

Outsole: Carbon reinforced nylon, rubber grip

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this feature: 1

Feature 3

Closure: Internal Speed Lacing system

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this feature: 2

Feature 4

Insole: fi’zi:k Cycling Insole

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this feature: 6

Feature 5

Weight: 463g (size 42.5)

Other Shoes – Cycle found with this feature: 1



Number of Reviews


Review Score

3.7 / 5

Average score in category: 4.4/5



Quality is without doubt one of the most important factors that we consider when buying bikes, parts, accessories or clothing. As you’d imagine it’s especially important when buying Shoes – Cycle. Let’s take at a look at the sort of things you can look at when trying to ascertain the quality of Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe.

The first thing is material. Looking at what Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe is made of will give you a really good idea of the quality overall. Take a look at the specs above and you should be able to see the material. It’s then up to you to decide if it meets your expectation.

Similarly you’ll also want to spend some time looking at the features too. Again the table above, listing the features will give you a really good overview. However you should think about the sort of features that you’d expect when buying new Shoes – Cycle. It’s worth writing a list of the “must-have” features so that you don’t end up compromising and missing some important features, or alternatively end up buying an unnecessarily high specced product.

There’s also a lot of merit in checking out the brand of the product and looking at the various brands that are selling Shoes – Cycle. Brands like Fizik are of courses extremely well respected in the cycling community so you know you’re getting a fantastic product with them. But if you’re undecided on your product you should write up a list of brands that you’d be happy to buy. It’s a great way of filtering and narrowing down the number of products when you’re searching.

Next up you’ll want to think about the price and use that as a guide to set your expectations of the quality. If you’re buying the cheapest of the options in the Shoes – Cycle category you should probably expect it to not be of as good quality as the most expensive. It sounds obvious of course. But this is where you can get a bit clever and use your combination of features, specs, materials and other factors to work together to get a really good quality product at the best price. We often draw up a list of “must-haves” and use these as filters when shopping online so that you’re only seeing products that meet your criteria. You can then sort by Price>Low to get the best deals.

Comparing Prices

Price, as you would imagine, is the most popular reason for someone buying one product over another. It is the single most important factor in choosing the majority of products we buy. The same goes for Shoes – Cycle.

It’s at this stage of the buying process, when you’re looking at different options, that you should set a budget. Do some research to understand how much roughly you can expect to pay for the sort of level of product that you’re looking for. Then match that to your own personal circumstance and how much you can afford to spend. This will really help you in narrowing down the right product for you.

Price of Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe

So the first aspect of price that we’re going to look at is the price of Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe.

We run regular scans across the web to find the best prices for the products that we review, from a range of cycling retailers. The best price we managed to find Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe was over at Chain Reaction Cycles where the price was £189.99 in our latest search.

Based on this price we’ve scored it 8.1 out of 10 for price.

Average price of Shoes – Cycle

Next we wanted to look at how much you can expect to pay, on average, for Shoes – Cycle.

We found 377 in the Shoes – Cycle category over at Chain Reaction Cycles. We looked at the average price of the products within this category and found the average is £133.53, making it above average at £189.99.

It’s sometimes helpful to look at how much the prices can vary. Especially when setting yourself a budget, or when trying to understand just how much you could spend on Shoes – Cycle. We found that the most expensive product currently available was £378.00, whilst the cheapest we managed to find was £11.99.

With 377 products available we worked out that 70 cost more than Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe and 303 were cheaper.

Cost of Fizik products

At Chain Reaction Cycles we found 90 products from Fizik, of which 22 were in the Shoes – Cycle category.

For now though we’re looking at Fizik branded products in all categories. The average price of these products was £120.92 making this product above average.

You’ll also be interested to know that the cheapest Fizik product we found was £3.99 and the highest price we could find from them was £324.99.

Of the 90 from Fizik, 16 were more expensive than Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe and 72 were cheaper.

How much are Fizik Shoes – Cycle?

We then wanted to get a bit more specific and only look at Fizik products that are listed in the Shoes – Cycle category.

The average price of the 22 products that match this search was £192.58, with the cheapest coming in at £91.99 and highest price was £324.99. With the average being £192.58, Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe comes in below average.

10 products that meet this search were more expensive than Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe and 10 were cheaper.

Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe Reviews

Reading reviews is an amazing way of getting a good feel for a product without actually being able to try it or see it first.

There are two different types of reviews, and we also recommend reading both.

1. Expert reviews – In the cycle industry there are loads of really reliable trusted resources for expert reviews. For example if you’re looking to buy a new bike, BikeRadar Bike Reviews are great.

2. Customer reviews – these are probably your best resource for information. There’s no finances or influence involved, they’re purely just honest reviews from customers that have bought and used the product. The reason we love customer reviews so much is because no matter if their view is good or bad, there’s a very good chance that it will be honest and unbiased.

Our best advice is to head over to Chain Reaction Cycles and read the Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe reviews there.

Based on what we’ve seen in terms of reviews for Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe, it really does look like a great buy. So for the review score, we’ve scored it 9.6 out of 10. The average review score for all products in the Shoes – Cycle category at Chain Reaction Cycles is 4.4 out of 5.

Owner reviews, as we say, are one of the most important pieces of research that we can do before we buy. So, with that in mind, if you do go on to buy Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe or another similar product, like Fizik Cyrano 00 Road Handlebar reviews or Fizik Cyrano R1 Road Handlebar reviews we’d love you to leave a review in the comments below. It will really help future buyers just like you, when they’re looking to buy Shoes – Cycle.


As we said in the pricing part of the review, brand is a really important consideration, but especially so when looking to buy Shoes – Cycle. But as you’re probably already aware, you’re on to a great choice if you do go with Fizik, as they’re a fantastic brand, making amazing products.

YouTube Video of Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe

Below we’ve embedded a video from YouTube where we’ve searched for Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe reviews.


Overall, we’ve been hugely impressed by the quality, price, reviews and features of Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe. We’d say that as long as it fits your budget and meets your expectations in terms of features/spec…it’s a really strong contender. That’s why we’ve scored it a massive 8.8/10 overall.

Further product details

  • Product ID 1: 27294577797
  • Product ID 2: 607170UK
  • Brand: Fizik
  • Model number: X5ARTIC18102548
  • RRP: £189.99
  • EAN: 8058364027371
  • Description: Fizik X5 Artica Winter ShoeWinter is coming! Boasting advanced insulation and unrivalled warmth when the cold snap hits, the X5 Artica Winter Boots deliver protection against the harshest of elements. Designed for tough off-road battles against freezing conditions, the X5 deploys lightweight insulated properties including the popular Fizik Winter Edition Cycling insole for extreme warmth. Blended with a cosy fleece upper and insulating aluminium foil undersides, performance isn’t once compromised as you tackle berms and kickers all day long.BreathabilityWhen the intensity picks up and the climbs become more consistent, maximum ventilation courtesy of the breathable membrane allows for increased airflow to the foot. Keeping you cool and dry, the seamless bonding on the outer also offers low-profile impact protection should the terrain become rough during your ride.GripIf you’re in need of an alternative route, hop off the bike and scurry up the ledge to get the perfect viewing point. Thanks to the X5’s rubber treads, grip on and off the pedals is highly advanced. If kicking up roost is how you get your kicks, the waterproof outers are easily washable. Features:Upper: Waterproof and Breathable Membrane, Microtex Reinforced ShellOutsole: Carbon reinforced nylon, rubber gripClosure: Internal Speed Lacing systemInsole: fi’zi:k Cycling InsoleWeight: 463g (size 42.5)Buy Fizik from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.
  • Full Category: Footwear > Shoes – Cycle
  • Size: EU 48
  • Unisex
  • 0
  • Adult

Other options for Shoes – Cycle

As you’d imagine there are so many options out there when buying Shoes – Cycle. 377 in fact.

A few of our other favourites that we spotted when researching Fizik X5 Artica Winter Shoe included,
Fizik Cyrano R3 Road Handlebar reviews, Fizik Aliante R1 Carbon Braided Saddle reviews, or we really liked the look of Fizik Arione R3 K:IUM Saddle 2016 reviews as another alternative.

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