Yamaha EMX 5 12-Input Powered Mixer

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Yamaha EMX 5 12-Input Powered Mixer
Key Features
  • Integrated 1260 W Power Amplifier
  • 8 Mono Mic/Line Inputs
  • Four Stereo Inputs
  • Hi-Z Input on Channel 4
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The Yamaha EMX 5 is a 12-input powered mixer with an integrated 1260W amplifier, eight mic/line inputs, four stereo line inputs, and two Aux sends. The mixer features a Hi-Z guitar input on channel four and each channel offers a 3-band EQ for custom tailoring your sound. Channels 1-4 offer XLR-1/4" combo jacks. Channels 5 through 12 provide mono XLR inputs, with channels 5-8 offering 1/4" inputs and 9-12 offering an additional set of stereo RCA inputs. Channels 11/12 also include an 1/8" stereo mini-jack for connecting portable music players.
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Yamaha EMX 5 Overview

The Yamaha EMX 5 is a 12-input powered mixer with an integrated 1260W amplifier, eight mic/line inputs, four stereo line inputs, and two Aux sends. The mixer features a Hi-Z guitar input on channel four and each channel offers a 3-band EQ for custom tailoring your sound. Channels 1-4 offer XLR-1/4" combo jacks. Channels 5 through 12 provide mono XLR inputs, with channels 5-8 offering 1/4" inputs and 9-12 offering an additional set of stereo RCA inputs. Channels 11/12 also include an 1/8" stereo mini-jack for connecting portable music players.

The EMX 5 includes a single knob compressor on channels 1-4, an integrated feedback suppressor, and a built-in multi-effects processor with SPX series algorithms. Additionally, the mixer offers a Master EQ, which provides a single knob to control the level of low end. At the far left, the speech setting cuts low frequencies, while the middle position is neutral for music playback. The far right setting provides a Bass Boost to enhance music playback. Optional accessories available include a foot switch for effects bypass and a rack-mount kit. The EMX 5 ships with a standard IEC power cord.

  • 1260-watt power amplifier for versatility in a wide variety of performance applications
  • Compatible with 4 Ohm and 8 Ohm speakers
  • 12-channel mixer with four mono mic/line and four mono/stereo line input channels, supporting a wide range of inputs
  • Channels 1-4 offer a single knob compressor
  • Channels 1-3 offer an 80 Hz high-pass filter to reduce microphone rumble
  • Channel 4 offers a Hi-Z input for guitar
  • Two Aux sends via balanced 1/4" outputs. Aux 2 also sends to internal effects engine
  • Yamaha’s high-quality SPX multi-effects, providing optimum processing for instruments or vocals
  • Feedback Suppressor, which automatically cuts and prevents undesirable feedback noise
  • Independent three-band equalizer on each channel for tonal adjustment and sound control
  • Master EQ with setting for speech and music playback
  • Stereo Output: Two balanced 1/4" outputs for connecting to powered speakers or an additional amplifier
  • Recording Output: Stereo RCA for connecting to a recorder
UPC: 889025106221

Yamaha EMX 5 Specs

Analog Input Characteristics
Input ConnectorsChannels 1-4: 4x Combo XLR-1/4" / 6.35 mm
Channels 5/6: 1x XLR, 2x 1/4" / 6.35 mm
Channels 7/8: 1x XLR, 2x 1/4" / 6.35 mm
Channels 9/10: 1x XLR, 2x RCA
Channels 11/12: 1x XLR, 2x RCA, 1x 1/8" / 3.5 mm stereo mini-jack
Load ImpedanceChannels 1-4 (XLR Mic/Line): 3 kOhms actual, 50-600 Ohms nominal with mics
Channels 1-4 (1/4" Mic/Line): 8 kOhms, 600 Ohms line
Channel 4 (1/4", Hi-Z Engaged): 1 MOhms actual, 10 kOhms lines nominal
Channels 5-12 (XLR): 2 kOhms actual, 50 - 600 Ohms lines nominal
Channels 5-12 (1/4", RCA, 1/8"): 10 kOhms actual, 600 Ohms nominal
Input LevelSensitivity
Channel 1-4 (XLR, Mic): -60 dBu (0.775 mV)
Channel 1-4 (XLR, Line): -30 dBu (24.5 mV)
Channel 1-4 (1/4", Mic): -50 dBu (2.45 mV)
Channel 1-4 (1/4", Line): -20 dBu (77.5 mV)
Channel 4 (Hi-Z Engaged, Mic): -50 dBu (2.45 mV)
Channel 4 (Hi-Z Engaged, Line): -20 dBu (77.5 mV)
Channels 5-12 (XLR): -60 dBu (0.775 mV)
Channels 5-8 (1/4"): -20 dBu (77.5 mV)
Channels 9-12 (RCA, 1/8"): -8 dBu (316 mV)


Nominal
Channel 1-4 (XLR, Mic): -43 dBu (5.48 mV)
Channel 1-4 (XLR, Line): -13 dBu (173 mV)
Channel 1-4 (1/4", Mic): -33 dBu (17.3 mV)
Channel 1-4 (1/4", Line): -3 dBu (548 mV)
Channel 4 (Hi-Z Engaged, Mic): -33 dBu (17.3 mV)
Channel 4 (Hi-Z Engaged, Line): -3 dBu (548 mV)
Channels 5-12 (XLR): -43 dBu (5.48 mV)
Channels 5-12 (1/4", RCA, 1/8"): -3 dBu (548 mV)


Maximum Before Clip
Channel 1-4 (XLR, Mic): -15 dBu (138 mV)
Channel 1-4 (XLR, Line): +15 dBu (4.36 V)
Channel 1-4 (1/4", Mic): -5 dBu (436 mV)
Channel 1-4 (1/4", Line): +25 dBu (13.8 V)
Channel 4 (Hi-Z Engaged, Mic): -5 dBu (436 mV)
Channel 4 (Hi-Z Engaged, Line): +20 dBu (7.75 V)
Channels 5-12 (XLR): -15 dBu (138 mV)
Channels 5-12 (1/4", RCA, 1/8"): +25 dBu (13.8 V)

Analog Output Characteristic
Output ConnectorsStereo Out (L/R): 2x 1/4" / 6.35 mm balanced
Aux Sends (1/2): 2x 1/4" / 6.35 mm balanced
Rec Out (L/R): 2x RCA unbalanced
ImpedanceStereo Out (L/R): 600 Ohms actual, 10 kOhms Lines
Aux Sends (1/2): 600 Ohms actual, 10 kOhms Lines
Rec Out (L/R): 600 Ohms actual, 10 kOhms Lines
Output LevelStereo Out (L/R): +4 dBu (1.228 V) nominal, +20 dBu (7.75 V) max before clipping
Aux Sends (1/2): +4 dBu (1.228 V) nominal, +20 dBu (7.75 V) max before clipping
Rec Out (L/R): -10 dBV (0.308 V) nominal, +18 dBV (7.75 V) max before clipping
Loudspeaker Outputs
ConnectorsSpeakers A/B: Neutrik speakON NL4, 1/4" / 6.35 mm phone jack
ImpedanceActual Source Impedance: < 0.1 Ohms
For Use with Nominal: 4 Ohm speakers, 8 Ohm speakers
Output Level4 Ohm Speakers: 500 W (1 Hz THD+N < 1%), 630 W (1 kHz THD+N < 10% [CEA2006])
8 Ohm Speakers: 370 W (1 Hz THD+N < 1%), 460 W (1 kHz THD+N < 10% [CEA2006])
General Specifications
Output Power1 kHz THD+N < 10% (CEA2006): 630 W + 630 W (4 Ohms), 460 W + 460 W (8 Ohms)
1 kHz THD+N < 1%: 500 W + 500 W (4 Ohms), 370 W + 370 W (8 Ohms)
Frequency ResponseFrequency Response Refer to the nominal output level @ 1 kHz
Input to Speakers: +1/-3 dB (40 Hz to 20 kHz)
Input to Stereo Out, Aux 1/2 Send: +0.5/-1.0 dB (20 Hz to 20 kHz)
THD + NInput to Speakers: 0.1% @ 10 W (40 Hz to 20 kHz), 0.05% @ 50 W (1 kHz)
Input to Stereo Out, Aux 1/2 Send: 0.03% @ +14 dBu (20 Hz to 20 kHz), 0.007% @ +20 dBu (1 kHz)
Crosstalk(1 kHz): -85 dB
Input ChannelsMono (Mic/Line): 8
Stereo: (Line): 4
Total: 12
Output ChannelsSpeakers: A/B
Aux 1 Send
Aux 2 Send
Stereo Out: L/R
Rec Out: L/R
BusStereo: 1
Aux: 2 (including FX)
PadChannels 1-4: 30 dB
Hi-Z InputChannel 4: Supported
HPFHigh Pass Filter (Channels 1-3): 80 Hz, -12 dB/octave
EQ SectionHigh: 10 kHz +15/-15 dB
Mid: 2.5 kHz +15/-15 dB
Low: 100 Hz +15/-15 dB
CompressorSingle knob compressor
Audio Level Meter7 points (-20, -10, -6, 0, +6, +10, Peak)
Built-in EffectsSPX Algorithm: 24 programs
Output Channel FunctionMaster EQ (Speech to Music)
Monitor EQ
Feedback Suppressor
Phantom Power+48 V
Footswitch InputEffect mute on/off
ProtectionLoad Protection: DC-fault
Amplifier Protection: Overheat protection, overcurrent protection, integral power protection
Power Supply Protection: Overheat protection, overcurrent protection
PowerPower Requirements: 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption: 42 W (Idle) / 210 W (1/8 power)
Operating Temperature32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
Dimensions (W × H × D)18.3 x 12.1 x 12.8" / 464.8 x 307.3 x 325.1 mm
Weight20.9 lb / 9.5 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight25.4 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)22 x 15 x 14"
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