Fostex PX-5 Professional Active Monitor

133.00 RRP 247.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

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Product Ref: 37263

  • Professional Active Monitor
  • 35W (LF) / 18W (HF) Digital Amplifier
  • 5.2-Inch Crimson Woofer, 1-Inch Dome Tweeter
  • Unique Rotary Encoder plus LED Indication
  • Fade In Function

Fostex PX-5 Professional Active Monitor


The Fostex PX-5 Professional active monitor offers accurate sound reproduction and class-leading sonic performance thanks to its digital FIR filter that gives very accurate time alignment and supreme sound positioning. Packed with features, this monitor is ideal for anyone looking for professional audio in their studio.

Product Ref: 37263

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The PX-5 has a 5.2" Crimson woofer made from aramid fibre and impregnated with resin for higher rigidity, and a 1" soft dome tweeter tuned with the back chamber for smooth high frequency sonics. They are driven by a digital amplifier offering 35W of low frequency power and 18W of high frequency power.

The monitor has a unique Rotary Encoder and LED indication with no aging quality deterioration. It features a 44-step level control by Volume/Trim adjustments, and has a Fade In function that gradually increases the output level when powering on.


  • Enclosure Type: 2-Way Bass Reflex
  • Tweeter: 1" Soft Dome Tweeter
  • Woofer: 5.2" Aramid Fibre Diaphragm
  • Frequency Response: 50Hz - 20kHz
  • Rated Output Power: 35W Low, 18W High
  • Inputs:
    • XLR-3-31 Connector (Balanced):
      • Maximum Input Level: +24dBu
      • Input Impedance: 20kOhm or More
    • 1/4" Phone Jack (Unbalanced):
      • Maximum Input Level: +10dBV
      • Input Impedance: 10kOhm or More
    • RCA Jack (Unbalanced):
      • Maximum Input Level: +10dBV
      • Input Impedance: 10kOhm or More
  • S/N Ratio: 86dB
  • Distortion (T.H.D.): 0.1
  • Crossover Frequency: 2.5kHz
  • Subsonic Filter: 50Hz
  • Power Consumption: 50W (0.5W or Less in Standby Mode)

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