In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Debut 2.0 B6.2 and BW 706 S2, two Bookshelf cameras from ELAC and Bowers & Wilkins.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of ELAC Debut 2.0 B6.2 and B&W 706 S2 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how ELAC Debut 2.0 B6.2 and B&W 706 S2 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both Debut 2.0 B6.2 and BW 706 S2 are 2-way speakers. Debut 2.0 B6.2 features a 1" Cloth Soft-dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Woven Aramid-Fiber Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2200 Hz. On the other hand, BW 706 S2 features a 1" Decoupled Carbon Decoupled Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Continuum Woofer .
Debut 2.0 B6.2 has a frequency range of 44-35k Hz whereas BW 706 S2 has a frequency range of 50-28k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Debut 2.0 B6.2 is a 6 ohms speaker compared to BW 706 S2 which has a nominal impedance of 8 ohms. These two speakers also have different sensitivity levels. Debut 2.0 B6.2 sensitivity is rated at 87 dB and BW 706 S2's is at 88 dB dB.
Debut 2.0 B6.2 has a power range of 120 watts RMS whereas BW 706 S2 has a power range of 30-120 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
BW 706 S2 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. Debut 2.0 B6.2 has a 5-Way Metal post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position