In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.2 and L200, two Bookshelf cameras from Wharfedale and Polk Audio.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.2 and Polk L200 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Wharfedale EVO4.2 and Polk L200 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
One of the fundamental differences between these two speakers is that EVO4.2 is a 3-way design whereas L200 is a 2-way speaker. EVO4.2 features a 1.1875 x 2.375" AMT (Ribbon) Tweeter , a 2" Midrange and 1 6.5" Kevlar Woofer . On the other hand, L200 features a 1" Ring Radiator Tweeter and 1 6.5" Polypropylene Woofer .
EVO4.2 has a frequency range of 48-22k Hz whereas L200 has a frequency range of 46-38k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.2 is a 8 ohms speaker compared to L200 which has a nominal impedance of 4 ohms. These two speakers also have different sensitivity levels. EVO4.2 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and L200's is at 85.5 dB dB.
EVO4.2 has a power range of 25-120 watts RMS whereas L200 has a power range of 30-200 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Both EVO4.2 and L200 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position