In this review, we will be comparing two different type of speakers by KEF. KEF Q350 is a Bookshelf speaker whereas the Q250c is a Center Channel speaker.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of KEF Q350 and KEF Q250c first before getting into our more detailed comparison.
In the following sections, we will get into details in order to better understand how KEF Q350 and KEF Q250c compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one of these loudspeakers is the better choice for you.
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Both Q350 and Q250c are 2-way speakers. Q350 features a 1" vented aluminum Dome Tweeter and 1 x 6.5" Aluminum Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2500Hz. On the other hand, Q250c features a 1" vented aluminum Dome Tweeter and 1 x 5.25" aluminum Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2500Hz.
Q350 has a frequency range of 63-28k Hz whereas Q250c has a frequency range of 68-28k Hz. With a minimum frequency of 63Hz, the Q350 can go significantly deeper on the low side and provide stronger bass compared to the Q250c's min frequency of 68Hz.
Below graphs depict how these two speakers compare with the max, min and average values of the Min and Max Frequencies of other speakers under Bookshelf class in our database.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Q350 and Q250c has the same Impedance of 8 ohms and their sensitivity is also same at 87 dB.
Q350 has a power range of 10-120 watts RMS whereas Q250c has a power range of 10-100 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Q350 features Binding post type posts and Q250c has a Binding post type posts. None of these speakers feature bi-amping/bi-wiring.
Size of a speaker can sometimes become an important decision factor due to space constraints or in some cases purely for esthetic reasons. In this section, We are going to compare KEF Q350's and KEF Q250c's external dimensions. KEF Q350 has external dimensions of 358.0 x 210.0 x 306.0mm ( 14.0 x 8.2 x 12.0inch) whereas KEF Q250c has external dimensions of 181.0 x 526.0 x 216.0mm ( 7-1/8 x 20-11/16 x 8-1/2inch) .
KEF Q250c is 177mm shorter and 90mm less deeper than KEF Q350 but it is also 316mm wider.