In this review, we will be comparing specifications of BW 606 and Diamond 11.1, two Bookshelf cameras from Bowers & Wilkins and Wharfedale.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of B&W 606 and Wharfedale 11.1 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 Wharfedale 11.1 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both BW 606 and Diamond 11.1 are 2-way speakers. BW 606 features a 1" Decoupled Carbon Decoupled Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Continuum Woofer . On the other hand, Diamond 11.1 features a 1" Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 5" Woven Kevlar Woofer .
BW 606 has a frequency range of 52-28k Hz whereas Diamond 11.1 has a frequency range of 55-20k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
BW 606 and Diamond 11.1 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. BW 606 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and Diamond 11.1's is at 87 dBd B.
BW 606 has a power range of 30-120 watts RMS whereas Diamond 11.1 has a power range of 25-100 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
BW 606 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. Diamond 11.1 has a Post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position