In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.2 and Denton 85, two Bookshelf cameras by Wharfedale.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.2 and Wharfedale Denton 85 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 Denton 85 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 Denton 85 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, Denton 85 features a 1" woven textile Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Woven Kevlar Woofer .
EVO4.2 has a frequency range of 48-22k Hz whereas Denton 85 has a frequency range of 45-20k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.2 is a 8 ohms speaker compared to Denton 85 which has a nominal impedance of 4 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 Denton 85 has a power range of 20-120 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Both EVO4.2 and Denton 85 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position