In this review, we will be comparing specifications of BW 606 and S20, two Bookshelf cameras from Bowers & Wilkins and Polk Audio.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of B&W 606 and Polk S20 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 Polk S20 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both BW 606 and S20 are 2-way speakers. BW 606 features a 1" Decoupled Carbon Decoupled Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Continuum Woofer . On the other hand, S20 features a 1" Terylene high-res dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Mica-reinforced polypropylene Woofer .
BW 606 has a frequency range of 52-28k Hz whereas S20 has a frequency range of 39-40k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
BW 606 and S20 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms and their sensitivity is also same at 88 dB dB.
BW 606 has a power range of 30-120 watts RMS whereas S20 has a power range of 20-125 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
BW 606 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. S20 has a 5-way post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
Both BW 606 and S20 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.