In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 and S 801, two Bookshelf speakers from Paradigm and Jamo.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 and Jamo S 801 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 and Jamo S 801 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
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Both Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 and S 801 are 2-way speakers. Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 features a 1" Hard-Dome Tweeter and x 4" S-PAL Aluminum Woofer . On the other hand, S 801 features a 1" Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 x 4" Aluminized Polyfiber Woofer .
Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 has a frequency range of 120-20k Hz whereas S 801 has a frequency range of 76-26k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 and S 801 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 sensitivity is rated at 89 dB and S 801's is at 85 dB. This 4 dB difference makes Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 a more sensitive speaker compared to Jamo S 801, hence will play louder with the same amount of watts.
Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 has a power range of 15-100 watts RMS whereas S 801 has a power range of up to 60 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 features Post type posts and S 801 has a Post type posts. None of these speakers feature bi-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position
Both Paradigm MilleniaOne 1.0 and S 801 have a back firing ports.