In this review, we will be comparing specifications of EVO4.2 and Diamond 225, two Bookshelf cameras by Wharfedale.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale EVO4.2 and Wharfedale 225 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 225 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 Diamond 225 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, Diamond 225 features a 1" Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Woven Kevlar Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2300 Hz.
EVO4.2 has a frequency range of 48-22k Hz whereas Diamond 225 has a frequency range of 45-20k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
EVO4.2 and Diamond 225 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. EVO4.2 sensitivity is rated at 88 dB and Diamond 225's is at 87 dBd B.
EVO4.2 and Diamond 225 has the same power range of 25-120 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Both EVO4.2 and Diamond 225 features dual binding post speaker terminals for bi-amping or bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position