In this review, we will be comparing specifications of BW 606 and S 801, two Bookshelf cameras from Bowers & Wilkins and Jamo.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of B&W 606 and Jamo S 801 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 Jamo S 801 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both BW 606 and S 801 are 2-way speakers. BW 606 features a 1" Decoupled Carbon Decoupled Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Continuum Woofer . On the other hand, S 801 features a 1" Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 4" Aluminized Polyfiber Woofer .
BW 606 has a frequency range of 52-28k Hz whereas S 801 has a frequency range of 76-26k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
BW 606 and S 801 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. BW 606 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and S 801's is at 85 dBd B.
BW 606 has a power range of 30-120 watts RMS whereas S 801 has a power range of up to 60 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
BW 606 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. S 801 has a Post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
Both BW 606 and S 801 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.