In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.2 and M16, two Bookshelf cameras from Wharfedale and Revel.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.2 and Revel M16 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 Revel M16 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 M16 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, M16 features a 1" aluminum Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Anodized aluminum Woofer .
EVO4.2 has a frequency range of 48-22k Hz whereas M16 has a frequency range of 55- 20k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.2 is a 8 ohms speaker compared to M16 which has a nominal impedance of 6 ohms. These two speakers also have different sensitivity levels. EVO4.2 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and M16's is at 86 dB dB.
EVO4.2 has a power range of 25-120 watts RMS whereas M16 has a power range of 50-120 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
EVO4.2 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. M16 has a 5-way post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position