In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.2 and 3030i, two Bookshelf cameras from Wharfedale and Q Acoustics.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.2 and Q Acoustics 3030i 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 Q Acoustics 3030i 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 3030i 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, 3030i features a 1" decoupled Tweeter and 1 6.5" Coated paper Woofer .
EVO4.2 has a frequency range of 48-22k Hz whereas 3030i has a frequency range of 46-30k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.2 is a 8 ohms speaker compared to 3030i which has a nominal impedance of 6 ohms. On the other hand, they have the same sensitivity of 88 dB dB.
EVO4.2 has a power range of 25-120 watts RMS whereas 3030i has a power range of 25-75 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
EVO4.2 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. 3030i has a Post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position