Difference between Full Grain or Nubuck leather for a Backpacking Boot?

Looking to buy a good classic Backpacking Boot. (ie. Asolo Powermatic or Vasque Summit, and others.) Full grain vs. Nu-buck: Which is better for Waterproof and Breathable? Which is better for Durability? What are the maintenance and care requirements for both? Need Gore-tex of not? (I've heard a good... show more Looking to buy a good classic Backpacking Boot. (ie. Asolo Powermatic or Vasque Summit, and others.)

Full grain vs. Nu-buck:
Which is better for Waterproof and Breathable?
Which is better for Durability?
What are the maintenance and care requirements for both?
Need Gore-tex of not? (I've heard a good Full Grain with minimal seems is just as Gore-tex)
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