Here is a comparison chart between Elgato Wave:3 and Elgato Wave DX.
Wave:3 is a USB-powered condenser microphone. Wave DX is an XLR dynamic microphone. Wave DX requires additional components such as a mount, XLR cable, and XLR-to-USB interface to be used.
|Comparison Chart||Elgato Wave:3||Elgato Wave DX*|
|Dimensions||6.0 x 2.6 x 1.6 in | 153 x 66 x 40 mm||2.1 x 2.1 x 5.7 in | 53 x 53 x 146 mm|
|Weight (microphone only)||0.6 pounds | 280 g||1.0 lb | 440 g|
|Frequency Response||70 - 20000 Hz||50 - 15000 Hz|
|Sensitivity||-25dBFS (min gain) / 15dBFS (max gain)||-52 dbV/Pa, 2.5 mV/Pa|
|Internal Pop Filter||✅||✅|
Required Additional Purchases: XLR Interface • Mounting Solution • XLR Cable