Wharfedale Diamond 10.1 loudspeaker Specifications

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Description: Two-way, magnetically shielded, reflex-loaded, stand-mounted loudspeaker. Drive-units: 1" (25mm) soft-dome tweeter, 4.9" (125mm) Kevlar-cone woofer. Crossover frequency: 1.8kHz. Nominal frequency range: 48–24kHz. HF limit: 44kHz, –10dB. Nominal impedance: 6 ohms. Sensitivity: 86dB/W/m. Recommended amplification: 20–100W.
Dimensions: 11.5" (296mm) H by 7.6" (194mm) W by 10.8" (278mm) D. Weight: 11.4 lbs (5.2kg).
Finishes: Blackwood, Cinnamon Cherry, Rosewood Quilted.
Serial Number Of Units Reviewed: DX1002242.
Price: $350/pair. Approximate number of dealers: 32.
Manufacturer: Wharfedale, IAG Group, Ltd., Unit 4, St. Margaret's Way, Stukeley Meadows Industrial Estate, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE29 6EB, England, UK. Tel: (44) 1480-447700. Web: www.wharfedale.co.uk. US distributor: Wharfedale USA/Sound Import, LLC, 14A Rosenfeld Drive, Hopedale, MA 01747. Tel: (508) 422-9788. Fax: (508) 422-9766. Web: www.wharfedaleusa.com.

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Wharfedale
US distributor: Wharfedale USA/Sound Import
14A Rosenfeld Drive
Hopedale, MA 01747
(508) 422-9788
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fsagtarap's picture

This is my speaker, paired with NAD C 326BEE. The sound is great and easy to listen too. 

rowland's picture

I am in the market for speakers for my Rotel RA-1520 (2*60W) integrated amp.

These will be located in my office and not a large room and will be sitting on either side of my office desk so bookshelf is preferred.  I listen to a variety of new/old rock, jazz, plus some top 40 stuff (easy on the brain).  I am currently using Boston Accoustics T-1030 which I bought in the mid 90's and had recently refoamed.

My setup is:

Rotel RA-150

Cambridge Dacmagic Plus

iTunes / Channel D Pure player.

As I am not really near an urban centre, I am limited to what I can listen to in person.

on my list of potential candidates are:

B&W 685 (or even CM-5 if they go on sale) - heard the 685 which sounded amazing but was not ready to commit.

Wharfedale Diamond series - great reviews but have not listened to them.

KEF Q series (I did hear these in a loud environment and did like them).

PSB Alpha B1 - recommended by this website/magazine ;)

 

Any recommendations or suggestions would be appreciated.

 

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