Wilson Staff DX3 urethane ball
Wilson Staff DX3 urethane ball

Wilson Staff claim to have launched the world's softest golf in the form of the DX3 Urethane, a ball that combines distance off the tee with greenside feel and control

Wilson Staff claim to have launched the ‘world’s softest urethane golf ball’ in the form of the DX3 Urethane.

The latest addition to the DX line – which also includes the 29 compression DX2 Soft and the 35 compression DX3 Spin – the new 55 compression DX3 Urethane golf ball delivers a softer feel, while still providing exceptional distance and control around the greens.

"We’ve been working on a low compression solution for urethane covers since we introduced the original DX2 a decade ago," said Frank Simonutti, Global Director of Innovation for Wilson Staff Golf Balls.

"Our testing has consistently shown that most golfers prefer a softer-feeling ball and the DX3 Urethane is unrivaled in offering the better player full control of the golf ball.”

The new ball has been developed to match the brand’s Feel, Crossover and Distance (F-C-D) ball-fitting system that offers benefits to fit individual playing styles.

The new DX3 Urethane ball should work well with the recently launched Wilson Staff PMP wedges, which feature laser etched micro spin lines to maximise greenside spin and control.

“The DX3 Urethane has been designed specifically for the Feel player,” said Doug Wright, Global Commercial Director of Wilson Golf. “Thanks to its multi-layer construction, better players can also expect Tour-quality spin and control on the greens as well as great distance.”

The new Wilson Staff DX3 Urethane has a RRP of £29.99 per dozen and will be available from stockists in January 2016.

Joel Tadman
Joel Tadman

Joel has worked in the golf industry for over 12 years covering both instruction and more recently equipment. He now oversees all product content here at Golf Monthly, managing a team of talented and passionate writers and presenters in delivering the most thorough and accurate reviews, buying advice, comparisons and deals to help the reader find exactly what they are looking for. So whether it's the latest driver, irons, putter or laser rangefinder, Joel has his finger on the pulse keeping up to date with the latest releases in golf.


During these enjoyable years he has had some money-can't-buy experiences, like interviewing Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy one-on-one and covering the 2010 Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor. 


One of his career highlights came when covering the 2012 Masters he got to play the sacred Augusta National course on the Monday after the tournament concluded, shooting a respectable 87 with just one par and four birdies. To date, his best ever round of golf is a 5-under 67 back in 2011. He currently plays his golf at Burghley Park Golf Club in Stamford, Lincs, with a handicap index of 4.7.


Joel's current What's In The Bag? 

Driver: TaylorMade SIM2, 9° 

Fairway wood: Titleist TSi3, 15° 

Hybrid: Titleist TSi2, 18° 

Irons: TaylorMade P770, 4-PW 

Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM8, 50°, 54° and 58° 

Putter: Evnroll ER2V 

Ball: 2021 Titleist Pro V1x