In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.2 and D310, two Bookshelf cameras by Wharfedale.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.2 and Wharfedale D310 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 Wharfedale D310 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 D310 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, D310 features a 1" Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 4" Woven Kevlar Woofer .
EVO4.2 has a frequency range of 48-22k Hz whereas D310 has a frequency range of 65-20k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.2 and D310 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. EVO4.2 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and D310's is at 86 dBd B.
EVO4.2 has a power range of 25-120 watts RMS whereas D310 has a power range of 20-60 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
EVO4.2 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. D310 has a Post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position