In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.1 and BW 706 S2, two Bookshelf cameras from Wharfedale and Bowers & Wilkins.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.1 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 Wharfedale EVO4.1 and B&W 706 S2 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both EVO4.1 and BW 706 S2 are 2-way speakers. EVO4.1 features a 1.1875 x 2.375" AMT (Ribbon) Tweeter and 1 5" Kevlar Woofer . On the other hand, BW 706 S2 features a 1" Decoupled Carbon Decoupled Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Continuum Woofer .
EVO4.1 has a frequency range of 58-22k Hz whereas BW 706 S2 has a frequency range of 50-28k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.1 and BW 706 S2 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. EVO4.1 sensitivity is rated at 87 dB and BW 706 S2's is at 88 dBd B.
EVO4.1 has a power range of 25-100 watts RMS whereas BW 706 S2 has a power range of 30-120 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Both EVO4.1 and BW 706 S2 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position