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Elgato Wave 3 - Reviews, Prices, Specs and Alternatives

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Elgato Wave 3 - Recommended and relevant!

According to the meta ranking published on 2 July 2022, Elgato Wave 3 is currently recommended as a high-quality Microphone. Out of 10 expert opinions queried, Elgato Wave 3 received 2 endorsements, from IGN (12 Jun 2022) and PC Gamer (23 Jun 2022). .

No experts ranked Elgato Wave 3 as 'the best Microphone of July'.

Compared to other most critically acclaimed Microphones, Elgato Wave 3 ranks #18 out of 24 in July 2022, - as can be seen from the table below.

Consumer Score
In comparison:
Elgato Wave 3 ranks #16 out of 174. It is in the top 10%.
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9.8
Amazing
From Seller:
  • Condenser capsule with a tight cardioid polar pattern captures speech with precision
  • Use the Wave Link app to control Wave: 3 and up to seven other audio sources, plus create two independent mixes
  • Up to 24-bit / 96kHz analog to digital conversion delivers lush detail
  • Proprietary Clipguard technology makes distortion virtually impossible
  • Superior circuitry ensures seamless audio signal transmission
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Critic Consensus Common points from expert reviews summarized.
As can be seen from the ranking below, Elgato Wave 3 is endorsed by the critics this months, and ranks #18.
Rank Change Price Microphone
CBR
IGN
Pitchfork
Music Radar
PC Gamer
Just Creative
Tom's Guide
Music Grotto
MusicTech
PianoDreamers
1
- $219
Shure MV7
-
3
-
5
1
8
-
-
4
-
2
- $100
Blue Yeti
-
-
11
-
-
19
1
-
11
-
3
+2 $397
Sennheiser MD 421 II
1
-
4
-
-
-
-
3
-
-
4
+2 $99
Shure SM57
-
-
1
-
-
-
-
-
-
1
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July 2022 Awards and Mentions Every month we consolidate opinions of key experts for every product category
Best Plug-In-Play Microphone for Streaming
12 Jun 2022 (21 days ago)
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Best microphone for streaming and gaming
23 Jun 2022 (10 days ago)
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Expert Reviews There are people on the Internet whose job is to review products. Below are their opinions.

Expert reviews [24]

86
Total expert reviews: 24
  • with a score: 15
  • without a score: 9
Highest score by SoundGuys
92
Average score based on 24 reviews
86
Lowest score by PCMag
70

Score distribution:

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Video Reviews Most popular unboxing/review videos.
Elgato Wave 3 USB Mic Review / Test (Compared to Snowball, Yeti, Quadcast, Seiren X, & more)
Review by Podcastage
Very popular! 193K views!
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Elgato Wave 3: THE streaming microphone
Review by CNET
Popular! 99K views!
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Elgato Wave 3 Streaming Microphone Review: More Than a Mic
Review by BadSeed Tech
Popular! 59K views!
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Elgato Wave 3 USB Condenser Mic Review - Best Mic for Streamers/Youtubers!
Review by MOBHouse
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Elgato Wave:3 Microphone Walkthrough
Review by Booth Junkie
Popular! 34K views!
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From Manufacturer Manufacturer-provided product description, urls and documents.
EAN Numbers: 0840006618072
Model Numbers: 10MAB9901
UPC Numbers: 840006618072
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Elgato Wave 3 is a very popular option on the higher end of the price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling microphones and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as MiniDSP UMIK-1 or HyperX QuadCast S .

Elgato Wave 3 is $29.88 more expensive than the average microphone ($95).

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