M-Audio BX5 Carbon 5" 2-Way 70W Active Studio Monitor (Black)

M-Audio BX5 Carbon Studio Monitoring & Controller Kit

M-Audio BX5 Carbon Studio Monitoring & Controller Kit

In Stock
Order in the next 0:00:00 to ship today

Product Highlights

  • 2 x BX5 Carbon 5" 2-Way 70W Monitors
  • 1 x Passive Monitor Controller
  • 2 x Foam Speaker Platforms
  • 2 x Balanced XLR 3-Pin Cables
  • 5" Woven Kevlar Woofer
  • 1" Silk Dome Tweeter
  • 56 Hz to 22 kHz Frequency Response
  • 3.5mm, XLR & 1/4" Connectivity
  • Stereo, Mono, Mute & Volume Controls
  • Enhanced Monitoring Accuracy
Show moreShow less

Configuration: Pair with Controller Kit

Monitor Pair with Controller Kit

Price: $444.95

Instant Savings: $125.00

$0.00 Tax Collected Outside NY and NJ

You Pay:  $319.95

Add to Wish List Item in Wish List

M-Audio BX5 overview

  • 1Description

The B&H BX5 Carbon Studio Monitoring & Controller Kit includes a pair of black M-Audio BX5 Carbon active 2-way studio monitors, a passive monitor controller, two foam speaker platforms, and two balanced XLR 3-pin cables. Each monitor features 70W of Class-AB amplification driving a 5" woven Kevlar woofer and 1" silk dome tweeter to produce a frequency response of 56 Hz to 22 kHz. With 3.5mm, XLR, and 1/4" connectivity, reduced bass build-up, and controls for stereo/mono switching, mute, and volume, this kit delivers convenient operations and enhanced monitoring accuracy for musicians, producers, beatmakers, and audio engineers in home and project studios.

  • 2 x M-Audio BX5 Carbon 5" 2-Way 70W Active Studio Monitor (Black)

    The black M-Audio BX5 Carbon is a 5" 2-way 70W active studio monitor that can be used for home studio recording and mixing. The monitor utilizes a 40W powered 5" Kevlar woven woofer and a 30W powered 1" silk dome tweeter to deliver a frequency response of 56 Hz to 22 kHz with a signal-to-noise ratio of 100 dB.

    The monitor's Class-AB amplifier helps provide a flat frequency response with low noise to enable you to mix a wide variety of modern music styles. The tweeter output is sent through a waveguide to improve stereo imaging and pinhole mounted LED placement cues can help you place the monitor in relation to the optimal listening position.

    A 3-way switch on the back of the unit allows the response of the monitor to be adjusted to different acoustic environments such as bedroom home studios or professionally treated facilities. Both XLR 3-pin and 1/4" TRS inputs are available for connection to your audio interface. The BX5 Carbon features protection against RF interference, output current limiting, a subsonic filter, and more.


    Flat Frequency Response
    Enables mixes that translate across different playback systems
    Kevlar Low Frequency Driver
    Provides clearly defined bass
    Class-AB Bi-Amp
    Provides low-noise amplification of low and high frequencies
    Acoustic Space Control
    Calibrates monitors for different acoustic environments
    Waveguide with LED Placement Cues
    Enables better stereo imaging and placement
  • 2 x Kopul Premium Performance 3000 Series XLR M to XLR F Microphone Cable - 6' (1.8 m), Black

    The black Kopul Premium Performance 3000 Series XLR M to XLR F Microphone Cable (6') is designed to be an extremely quiet and flexible cable that is ideal for the most demanding live sound and performance applications. The cable is engineered to be durable and to provide protection against EMI, RFI, and static noise. While the cable's color-coding affords the ability to quickly differentiate between multiple connections on stage, it provides a pleasant aesthetic quality at the same time.

    Premium Performance 3000 Series cables are made from 24-AWG OFC copper wire that's wrapped with PE insulation and a conductive PVC inner shield. A cotton-yarn inner layer helps reduce electrostatic and microphonic noise. 95% dual-spiral shielding makes the cable resistant to EMI and RFI noise. The Neutrik XX silver connectors provide a high level of connectivity, and all the solder connections are shrink-wrapped for protection.

    95% dual-spiral shielding offers protection from EMI and RFI noise
    Twin conductive PVC inner shielding provides 100% coverage of the core conductor. It helps keep the cable's signal from radiating and affecting nearby cables, and also helps prevent external EMI from penetrating to the cable's core
    24-AWG oxygen-free stranded copper inner core provides the best possible conductivity
    Cotton yarn reduces electrostatic and microphonic noise
    All solder points shrink-wrapped for protection
    Neutrik XX silver connectors offer high conductivity
    Caged type contact and improved ground contact
    UPC: 847628558267
  • Senal PMC-II Passive Monitor Controller

    The PMC-II Passive Monitor Controller from Senal is for anyone using powered monitors that needs a precise and easy way to control monitor volume. Featuring XLR/TRS combo inputs as well as TRS stereo mini-jack inputs, the controller is compatible with a variety of professional and consumer audio equipment, and it can be used anywhere a separate volume controller is needed.

    Designed to be inserted between powered monitors and a computer, a sound card, or an audio interface, the PMC-II adds the convenience of accurately adjusting your monitors' volume without having to access the computer or sound card's volume control. In addition, it is equipped with a 1/8" TRS stereo mini-input jack and is compatible with any smartphone, tablet, MP3 player, or device with a stereo mini-jack output.

    The PMC-II's passive design won't alter or color the sound originating from the computer or device that it is connected to. Built with a steel housing and solid wood panels, the PMC-II is an effective, stylish, and dependable addition to any workstation or studio.

    Precision Volume Control
    The PMC-II allows you to accurately adjust the volume of your monitors without having to access your computer or sound card's volume controls
    Passive Design
    There is no need for a power supply to operate it, and thanks to its passive design, it doesn't alter or color the original sound from your computer or other device
    Multiple Inputs
    XLR/TRS combo and 1/8" stereo mini inputs offer compatibility with computers, sound cards, and portable devices with a 1/8" stereo output such as an iPhone or tablet
    Multiple Outputs
    XLR and 1/8" stereo mini-jack outputs ensure compatibility with several monitor formats for professional, project, or home studio applications
    Oversize Control Knob
    The oversize control knob ranges from 0 to -85 dB of attenuation so that you can easily and accurately control monitor volume
    Mute Button
    A mute button allows you to quickly silence the output
    Mono Button
    The mono button is ideal for listening to mixes in mono to check for balance or phasing issues
    Steel Housing
    The PMC-II is a durable and stylish addition to any workstation or studio
    UPC: 847628594135
  • On-Stage ASP3001 Foam Speaker Platforms (Small, Pair)

    The pair of small Foam Speaker Platforms from On-Stage are for decoupling studio monitors from their workspace. They offer to isolate the true tone and frequency ranges during playback of recordings in project studios, mix rooms, broadcast TV facilities, and more.

    The speaker platforms will accommodate studio monitors up to 6.5" in width and 11.5" in depth and prevent bass frequency build up from the hard surfaces of your desk. By creating separation between the speakers and the work surface, musicians and studio engineers will enjoy a more accurate audio picture of their recordings.

    Will accommodate studio monitors up to 6.5" in width and 11.5" in depth
    Dense foam absorbs vibrations and stabilizes frequencies
    Two included wedges (per base platform) allow you to customize the angle of your speakers
    UPC: 659814128310
  • 2 x M-Audio BX5 Carbon 5" 2-Way 70W Active Studio Monitor (Black)
    Type 2-way active near-field studio reference monitor
    LF Driver Size 5" / 127 mm Kevlar curved cone with high-temperature, magnetically shielded voice coil and damped rubber surround
    HF Driver Size 1" / 25 mm magnetically shielded natural silk dome
    Frequency Response 56 Hz to 22 kHz
    Crossover Frequency 2.8 kHz
    LF Amplifier 40 W
    HF Amplifier 30 W
    Signal to Noise Ratio 100 dB typical, A-weighted
    Input Connectors 1 x XLR 3-pin balanced input
    1 x 1/4" TRS balanced/unbalanced input
    Polarity Positive signal at + input produces outward LF cone displacement
    Input Impedance 20 kOhms balanced
    10 kOhms unbalanced
    Input Sensitivity 85 mV pink noise produces 90 dBA output SPL at 1 meter with volume control at maximum
    Protection RF interference
    Output current limiting
    Over temperature
    Turn on/off transient
    Subsonic filter
    External mains fuse
    Indicators Power on/off indicator on rear panel
    Power Requirements Factory-programmed for 115 VAC ~50/60 Hz, 230 VAC ~50/60 Hz, or 100 VAC ~50/60 Hz
    Cabinet Vinyl-laminated high-acoustic-efficiency MDF
    Dimensions (H x W x D) 9.8 x 6.9 x 7.9" / 250 x 176 x 200 mm
    Weight 11 lb / 5 kg
  • 2 x Kopul Premium Performance 3000 Series XLR M to XLR F Microphone Cable - 6' (1.8 m), Black
    Connector 1 3-Pin XLR Male
    Connector 2 3-Pin XLR Female
    Cable Length 6' / 1.8 m
    Shielding 95% Spiral
    Wire Gauge 24 AWG
    Contact Plating Silver
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 3.5 x 0.9 x 0.2"
  • Senal PMC-II Passive Monitor Controller
    Product Type Monitor controller
    Design Passive
    Channels 2
    Input Connections 2 x XLR/1/4" (6.3 mm) TRS combo
    1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo TRS mini-jack
    Output Connections 2 x XLR
    1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo TRS mini-jack
    Line Output Level Max: 20 dBu
    Output Level -20 dB
    Output Impedance 600 Ohms
    Input Impedance 10,000 Ohms balanced, 5000 Ohms unbalanced
    Frequency Response 10 Hz to 40 kHz
    Total Harmonic Distortion 0.001%
    Attenuation 85 dB (attenuator)
    112 dB (attenuator and mute)
    Controls Volume knob, mute button, mono button
    Dimensions (H x W x D) 2.4 x 6.4 x 3.3" (6.2 x 16.4 x 8.5 cm)
    Weight 1.6 lb (726 g)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.0 x 3.8 x 3.2"
  • On-Stage ASP3001 Foam Speaker Platforms (Small, Pair)
    Dimensions (W x L x H) 6.5 x 11.5 x 1.5" (17 x 29 x 3.8 cm) per platform
    Weight 0.15 lb (68 g) each
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 12.2 x 7.6 x 3.4"

M-Audio BX5 reviews

Be the first to review this item

M-Audio BX5 Q&A

M-Audio BX5 accessories

See any errors on this page? Let us know. dyfbdabzxtuxbbvrtazxusxywrzwt