In this review, we will be comparing specifications of Reva 2 and LS50, two Bookshelf cameras from Wharfedale and KEF.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Wharfedale Reva 2 and KEF LS50 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Wharfedale Reva 2 and KEF LS50 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
Both Reva 2 and LS50 are 2-way speakers. Reva 2 features a 1" woven textile Dome Tweeter and 1 5" Woven Glass Fiber Woofer . On the other hand, LS50 features a 1" Vented dome Tweeter and 1 5.25" Magnesium/aluminum alloy Woofer with a Crossover frequency at 2200 Hz.
Reva 2 has a frequency range of 48-20k Hz whereas LS50 has a frequency range of 79-28k Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
Reva 2 and LS50 has the same Impedance of 8 ohms but where they differ is the sensitivity levels. Reva 2 sensitivity is rated at 86 dB and LS50's is at 85 dBd B.
Reva 2 has a power range of 20-80 watts RMS whereas LS50 has a power range of 25-100 watts.
Input Type and Bi-Amping / Bi-Wiring
Reva 2 features Post posts which makes bi-amping or bi-wiring possible. LS50 has a Post which doesn't feature b-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet Type and Port Position