In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Reva 1 and A130, two Bookshelf cameras from Wharfedale and JBL.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale Reva 1 and JBL A130 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Wharfedale Reva 1 and JBL A130 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both Reva 1 and A130 are 2-way speakers. Reva 1 features a 1" woven textile Dome Tweeter and 1 4.5" Woven Glass Fiber Woofer . On the other hand, A130 features a 1" aluminum Hard-Dome Tweeter and 1 5.25" Polycellulose Woofer .
Reva 1 has a frequency range of 52-20k Hz whereas A130 has a frequency range of 55-40k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Reva 1 is a 8 ohms speaker compared to A130 which has a nominal impedance of 6 ohms. On the other hand, they have the same sensitivity of 86 dB dB.
Reva 1 has a power range of 20-60 watts RMS whereas A130 has a power range of 20-125 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Reva 1 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. A130 has a 5-way post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position