In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.2 and SVS Ultra, two Bookshelf cameras from Wharfedale and SVS.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.2 and SVS Ultra 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 SVS Ultra 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 SVS Ultra 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, SVS Ultra features a 1" aluminum Hard-Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Composite glass-fiber Woofer .
EVO4.2 has a frequency range of 48-22k Hz whereas SVS Ultra has a frequency range of 45-32k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.2 and SVS Ultra has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. EVO4.2 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and SVS Ultra's is at 87 dBd B.
EVO4.2 has a power range of 25-120 watts RMS whereas SVS Ultra has a power range of 20-150 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Both EVO4.2 and SVS Ultra features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position