In this review, we will be comparing specifications of BW 606 and SX-50, two Bookshelf cameras from Bowers & Wilkins and Cambridge.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of B&W 606 and Cambridge SX-50 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how B&W 606 and Cambridge SX-50 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both BW 606 and SX-50 are 2-way speakers. BW 606 features a 1" Decoupled Carbon Decoupled Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Continuum Woofer . On the other hand, SX-50 features a 1" Silk Dome Tweeter and 1 5.25" Treated paper Woofer .
BW 606 has a frequency range of 52-28k Hz whereas SX-50 has a frequency range of 50-22k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
BW 606 and SX-50 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. BW 606 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and SX-50's is at 90 dBd B.
BW 606 has a power range of 30-120 watts RMS whereas SX-50 has a power range of 10-100 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
BW 606 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. SX-50 has a 5-way post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
Both BW 606 and SX-50 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.
In this section, We are going to compare B&W 606's and Cambridge SX-50's external dimensions.
Below you can see the front view size comparison of B&W 606 and Cambridge SX-50.