In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Q150 and Diamond 225, two Bookshelf cameras from KEF and Wharfedale.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of KEF Q150 and Wharfedale 225 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how KEF Q150 and Wharfedale 225 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both Q150 and Diamond 225 are 2-way speakers. Q150 features a 1" Dome Tweeter and 1 5.25" Aluminum Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2500 Hz. On the other hand, Diamond 225 features a 1" Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Woven Kevlar Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2300 Hz.
Q150 has a frequency range of 51-28k Hz whereas Diamond 225 has a frequency range of 45-20k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Q150 and Diamond 225 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. Q150 sensitivity is rated at 86 dB and Diamond 225's is at 87 dBd B.
Q150 has a power range of 10-100 watts RMS whereas Diamond 225 has a power range of 25-120 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Diamond 225 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. Q150 has a Post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
In this section, We are going to compare KEF Q150's and Wharfedale 225's external dimensions.
Below you can see the front view size comparison of KEF Q150 and Wharfedale 225.