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New Balance Two WXY v3 Review

New Balance Two WXY v3

The New Balance Two WXY v3 is a shoe we can easily recommend from just our initial try-on and impressions. We hope people give it a chance.

Colorway: Black with blue

Release Date: 2022

Price: $120

New Balance is still climbing up the basketball footwear ladder. Going toe to toe with Nike, Jordan, and adidas isn’t easy for any brand, even for one with as much history and as big as New Balance. However, we have in our hands a basketball performance model that feels like one of the best of the year: the New Balance Two WXY v3. The previous two models were great, and these take the on-court performance features a notch higher.

What’s in the video?

In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in-depth information you need. He supplies expert-level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:

  • Potentially Nike Kobe 9-level traction
  • Light and stable FuelCell midsole
  • Removeable Ortholite insoles
  • Weird-feeling upper materials
  • Toe fuse panel
  • Suede last eyelet
  • Lockdown “N” logo
  • Asymmetrical lacing with nylon cables
  • Sizing recommendations

As an added bonus, Chris compares and contrasts the FuelCell cushioning in Basketball and Running and why they’re different. You can find our list of the Best New Balance Running Shoes here. And yes, most of the shoes on the list utilize FuelCell.

Let us know your opinion on the NB Two WXY v3 in the comment section below or on YouTube or Twitter.

How to Buy the New Balance Two WXY v3

The New Balance Two WXY v3 is available for $120 at New Balance and Dick’s Sporting Goods.

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