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Power Treads

Power Treads are like the magical shoes that every hero dreams of wearing. They aren't just your typical boots, they're a versatile pair that allows you to adjust your strength, agility, or intelligence on the fly, giving you a bit of extra oomph in battles!
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A pair of tough-skinned boots that change to meet the demands of the wearer.

Power Treads are like the magical shoes that every hero dreams of wearing. They aren't just your typical boots, they're a versatile pair that allows you to adjust your strength, agility, or intelligence on the fly, giving you a bit of extra oomph in battles!

Base Combat Stats

Combat Stats

+ 1.67 Armor when Agility is selected (from attributes)

+ 10 Damage for Primary Attribute Heroes (when Primary Attribute is selected)

+ 7 Damage for Universal Heroes

+ 25 Attack Speed

+ 10 Attack Speed when Agility is selected (from attributes)

+ 220 Health when Strength is selected (from attributes)

+ 0.9 Health Regen when Strength is selected (from attributes)

+ 0.9% Health Regen and Lifesteal Amp

+ 120 Mana when Intelligence is selected (from attributes)

+ 0.5 Mana Regen when Intelligence is selected (from attributes)

+ 1% Magic Resistance when Intelligence is selected (from attributes)

Attributes

+ 10 selectedAttribute

Recipe

Power Treads are like the magical shoes that every hero dreams of wearing. They aren't just your typical boots, they're a versatile pair that allows you to adjust your strength, agility, or intelligence on the fly, giving you a bit of extra oomph in battles!
Boots of Speed
Gloves of Haste
Belt of Strength

Abilities

Active: Switch Attribute

Switches between +10 Strength, +10 Agility, or +10 Intelligence. Movement speed bonuses from multiple pairs of boots do not stack.

Additional Insights

  • Power Treads can be built using a Belt of Strength, Band of Elvenskin, or a Robe of the Magi.
  • If you need a bit more strength to stand your ground, you can adjust the Treads to bolster your muscles. Or, if agility is what you seek, a quick twist and you'll be darting around faster than ever. And for the more magically inclined heroes, a simple tweak grants you a boost in intellect.

Statistics

The statistics below shows the percentage of hero builds which contain Power Treads as a core or non-core item for each role. These statistics are based on our hero guides.

Itemization Strategy

Frequently bought by allmost everyone in the game the power threads no introduction, usually built from the early game as a great fundamental item to start with that gives balance from stats to damage, health or mana.

Heroes with Power Treads as Core Item

A core Boots upgrade that provides a significant attack speed increase to farm faster. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to extract more value from Battle Fury with attack speed and damage through stats. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade that increases your damage output through stats and attack speed.
A core item that allows you to farm faster due to attack speed increase. The movement speed, attributes and attack speed also affect the illusions.
A core Boots upgrade that allows you to farm faster and get more right clicks in the Tar Bomb duration. Also helps save mana through toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your damage output with attack speed and conserve mana by toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control.
A core Boots upgrade to increase your attack speed and have more DPS with Impetus later in the game.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and killing enemy heroes in Chronosphere.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps farm much faster with more DPS during Flak Cannon.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. The attack speed gain lets you get more value out of Mage Slayer and Parasma later in the game.
A core Boots upgrade for your Spirit Bear to do more damage with stats and attack speed.
A core Boots upgrade that lets you stay on top of enemy heroes while your Shapeshift is down. Improves your mobility and damage output through stats and attack speed.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and killing enemy heroes in the Reverse Polarity stun duration.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps farm much faster with more DPS using Split Shot.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. The shared stats also make all your clones more tanky on top of them getting their own Power Treads.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming as well as closing the gap on enemy heroes to activate Jingu Mastery.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps you farm much faster as well as save mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Also increases the damage of Sanitys Eclipse when kept on intelligence.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control.
A Boots upgrade to improve your stats and increase your DPS with right clicks once you have Witch Blade.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your stats and increase your DPS with right clicks. Also helps you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output during Static Link with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. The agility stance helps boost your backstab damage with Cloak and Dagger.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control. The attack speed gain lets you quickly build up your Bash of the Deep counter.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control. The attack speed gain lets you build up more Essence Shift stacks.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control. The attack speed gain lets you get off more Headshots during Take Aim.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your stats and increase your DPS with right clicks once you have Witch Blade. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats to farm much faster. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats to farm much faster and have more DPS with Tree Grab. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. The attack speed gain lets you quickly build up Poison Attack stacks for more damage and slow on enemy heroes. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Also lets you conserve mana through stats toggling.
A core Boots upgrade to improve your mobility and damage output with attack speed and stats. Helps in both farming and lane control.

Trivia

As the game evolved and Dota 2 was developed, the concept of customizable boots emerged, leading to the creation of Power Treads. This item introduced the innovative mechanic of toggling between attributes (Strength, Agility, and Intelligence) to suit a hero's needs during a match.