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Yamaha HS50 M, Active Monitor
Item number: 100025759
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Active Monitor • Main Feature: Nearfield monitor • Construction: 2-Way active • Components: 5 " Woofer; 3/4" dome tweeter • Amplifier output per channel: 45 + 25 watts • Frequency Response (+/-3 dB): 55 Hz to 20 kHz • Analog inputs: XLR and ¼ " jack • Special Features: None • Dimensions: 165 x 222 x 268 mm • Weight per speaker: 5.8 kg • Magnetically shielded: Yes • Optional Subwoofer: Yamaha HS10 W (Art.-Nr. 100025761) • Price & packaging unit: 1 Piece • 70-Watt Powered 2-way Studio Monitor with 5-inch Woofer and 0.75-inch Tweeter • The elegant white-cone speakers used in the HS-series monitors deliver superlative audio performance that is further enhanced by a carefully engineered mounting system. A combination of screws and a specially designed mounting ring eliminates spurious vibration and resonance, allowing the speaker to deliver it’s full sonic potential. Another feature that boosts woofer performance is a magnet selected to produce accurate, solid low-end response. The tweeter frames employ an advanced smooth-contour design that minimizes losses so that high-frequency details come through with remarkable accuracy. The extra thickness of the tweeter frame also minimizes resonance that can interfere with high-end clarity. The overall result is extraordinarily smooth, accurate response throughout the audio spectrum. The Benefits Of Built-in Power And Bi-amplification Powered, bi-amplified monitor speakers simply make the most electrical and sonic sense, and that’s why they have become the first choice of sound professionals the world over for near- and mid-field monitoring applications. In addition to the obvious advantage that you don’t need separate power amplifiers, the fact that power and speakers are integrated in one unit means that the amplifiers can be perfectly matched to the characteristics of the speaker units used so you get consistently superior performance with any source in just about any listening environment. Bi-amplification means that separate power amplifiers are used to drive the low-mid and high-frequency speaker units, and this eliminates interaction between the units as well as the response and phase anomalies introduced by passive crossover networks. Both speaker units can function at optimum performance levels for correspondingly high overall sonic quality. Large Magnets In An Advanced Magnetic Circuit Design One feature of the HS-series monitors that you’ll hear but are not likely to see is the extra large magnets that have been used to provide the magnetic flux for the speakers’ magnetic circuits. In combination with an advanced magnetic circuit design these magnets provide a powerful, uniform, tightly controlled flux field that results in exceptionally smooth response and dynamic capability over a wider frequency range. Portable, Versatile Monitoring For Your Audio Workstation All you really need for top-class production of stereo program material is a good audio workstation and a pair of HS-series monitors. A system like this is not only portable and extremely easy to set up anywhere you need it, it can deliver outstanding monitoring performance that will let you get your mixes just right. The response-control features of the HS50M monitors shown in this example system let you tweak the monitors for the best response no matter where you set them up. Serious Surround Production Although stereo is still the most common format for basic music listening, 5.1 surround has become the audio format of choice for today’s advanced visual media, and is beginning to be recognized as a superior vehicle for pure musical enjoyment as well. But to properly mix and produce surround sound you need a good 5.1 monitoring system. The HS-series speakers and subwoofer are the perfect choice if you want competitive surround-monitoring performance without having to spend big-studio megabucks to get it. Combine five HS50M or HS80M powered near-field reference monitors with one or more HS10W subwoofers, and you’re ready to produce and deliver state-of-the-art surround sound. The rear panel of HS50/80M Optimum Response In Any Room Speaker response can vary greatly depending on the size, shape, and surface acoustics of the room in which they’re used, as well as how they’re placed within that environment. The HS50M and HS80M give you extra room-matching and speaker placement versatility with ROOM CONTROL, MID EQ, and HIGH TRIM response control switches that are specifically designed to compensate for common acoustic deficiencies and monitoring needs. The ROOM CONTROL switch, for example, can be used to compensate for the unnatural low-end exaggeration that usually occurs when speakers are placed close to walls or in corners. The MID EQ switch gives you subtle midrange boost and cut options in addition to flat response, while the HIGH TRIM switch offer the same type of response-tailoring capability for the high frequencies Powered Monitor Speaker HS50M 2-way bass-reflex bi-amplified near-field studio monitor with 5" cone woofer and 3/4" dome high-frequency unit delivers 55 Hz — 20 kHz frequency response. 70 watts dynamic bi-amplified power. XLR and TRS phone jack inputs accept balanced or unbalanced signals. Level control facilitates precise overall system level matching. MID EQ, ROOM CONTROL, and HIGH TRIM response control switches. LOW CUT switch. Full magnetic shielding. Powered Monitor Speaker HS80M 2-way bass-reflex bi-amplified near-field studio monitor with 8" cone woofer and 1" dome high-frequency unit delivers 42 Hz — 20 kHz frequency response. 120 watts dynamic bi-amplified power. XLR and TRS phone jack inputs accept balanced or unbalanced signals. Level control facilitates precise overall system level matching. MID EQ, ROOM CONTROL, and HIGH TRIM response control switches. LOW CUT switch. Full magnetic shielding. Powered Subwoofer HS10W 8" bass-reflex powered subwoofer delivers solid 30 Hz — 120 Hz frequency response. 150 watts dynamic power. XLR and TRS phone jack inputs accept balanced or unbalanced signals. Balanced XLR L and R outputs connect to the main left and right speakers. L/R mix output connects to a second subwoofer if required. Level control facilitates precise overall system level matching. Phase switch simplifies phase alignment. Low-pass filter control and high-pass filter control with ON/OFF switch. Full magnetic shielding HS50M HS80M GENERAL Type Biamp 2-way Powered speaker Biamp 2-way Powered speaker Crossover Frequency 3 kHz 2 kHz Overall Frequency 55 Hz—20 kHz (-10 dB) 42 Hz—20 kHz (-10 dB) Response Dimensions (W x H x D) 165 x 222 x 268 mm 250 x 332 x 390 mm Weight 5.8 kg 11.3 kg SPEAKER SECTION Speaker Components LF: 5" cone (Magnetic shielding Type) LF: 8" cone (Magnetic shielding Type) HF: 3/4 " Dome (Magnetic shielding Type) HF: 1" Dome (Magnetic shielding Type) Enclosure Type Bass-reflex Type Bass-reflex Type Material MDF MDF AMP. UNIT Output Power Total: 70 W (dynamic power) (LF: 45 W, 4 Ù) (HF: 25 W, 8 Ù) Total: 120 W (dynamic power) (LF: 75 W, 4 Ù) (HF: 45 W, 8 Ù) Input Sensitivity/ Impedance -10 dBu/10 kÙ -10 dBu/10 kÙ Output Sensitivity/ Impedance — — Input Connectors (parallel) 1: XLR-3-31 type (balanced) 2: PHONE (balanced) 1: XLR-3-31 type (balanced) 2: PHONE (balanced) Output Connectors — — Controls LEVEL control (+4 dB/center click) LOW CUT switch (FLAT/80/100 Hz, 12 dB/octave) EQ: MID (+/- 2 dB at 2 kHz) HIGH (+/- 2 dB at HF) ROOM CONTROL (0/-2/-4 dB under 500 Hz) LEVEL control (+4 dB/center click) LOW CUT switch (FLAT/80/100 Hz, 12 dB/octave) EQ: MID (+/- 2 dB at 2 kHz) HIGH (+/- 2 dB at HF) ROOM CONTROL (0/-2/-4 dB under 500 Hz) Indicator Power ON: White LED Power ON: White LED Power Consumption 45 W 60 W HS10W GENERAL Type Powered Subwoofer Crossover Frequency — Overall Frequency 30 Hz — 180 Hz (-10 dB) Response Dimensions (W x H x D) 300 x 386 x 350 mm Weight 12.5 kg SPEAKER SECTION Speaker Components 8" cone Enclosure Type Bass-reflex Type Material MDF AMP. UNIT Output Power 150 W 4 Ù (dynamic power) Input Sensitivity/ Impedance -10 dBu/10 kÙ Output Sensitivity/ Impedance -10 dBu/600 Ù Input Connectors (parallel) 1: XLR-3-31 type (balanced) 2: PHONE (balanced) Output Connectors 1: XLR-3-32 type (balanced) x 1 (EXT SUB) 2: XLR-3-32 type (balanced) x 2 (L&R) Controls LEVEL control PHASE switch: NORM./REV. HIGH CUT control:80-120 Hz (center click) LOW CUT control: 80-120 Hz (center click) LOW CUT switch: ON/OFF Indicator Power ON: White LED Power Consumption 70 W