In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Denton 85 and Diamond 11.0, two Bookshelf cameras by Wharfedale.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale Denton 85 and Wharfedale 11.0 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Wharfedale Denton 85 and Wharfedale 11.0 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both Denton 85 and Diamond 11.0 are 2-way speakers. Denton 85 features a 1" woven textile Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Woven Kevlar Woofer . On the other hand, Diamond 11.0 features a 1" Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 4" Woven Kevlar Woofer .
Denton 85 has a frequency range of 45-20k Hz whereas Diamond 11.0 has a frequency range of 75-20k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Denton 85 is a 4 ohms speaker compared to Diamond 11.0 which has a nominal impedance of 8 ohms. These two speakers also have different sensitivity levels. Denton 85 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and Diamond 11.0's is at 85 dB dB.
Denton 85 has a power range of 20-120 watts RMS whereas Diamond 11.0 has a power range of 15-75 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Denton 85 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. Diamond 11.0 has a 5-way post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position