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9.1 out of 10

Yamaha HS5

2-way bass-reflex bi-amplified nearfield studio monitor with 5“ Read more

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Overall 10
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Yamaha HS 5 Monitors

Phinneas T, Adorama
24 January 2014
  • Excerpt: These are some serious monitors! Best audio choice I have made for a playback system.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy To Use, Quality Construction
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Overall 9
9.0
Value for money 10
10
Features 9
9.0
Ease of use 10
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Sound 10
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Overall quality 10
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Customer support 8
8.0

"Great representation"

By T D, zzounds.com
17 January 2014
  • Excerpt: They say what's important about monitors is that you learn how they translate onto other systems. I can say that these translate very well onto other systems. What I'm saying is that what I hear, or don't hear, on these monitors is just about the same as in my cars or home stereo systems. I don't have to worry about any stray sound surprising me when I'm playing a track elsewhere. So the monitor "learning curve" I believe is not very steep with these.
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Overall 8
8.0
Features 10
10
Ease of use 10
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Sound 8
8.0
Reliability 10
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Overall quality 10
10

Great speaker

MonsterMusicproductions.net, americanmusical.com
5 January 2014
Overall 8
8.0

Great monitors for their price point

Strad43, B&H Photo
12 December 2013
  • Excerpt: If you're in the market for something to get your studio started or you're not doing super hi-fi stuff, you really can't get a better entry into the world of studio monitors. Far more bang for the buck than competing 5" monitors.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy To Use
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Overall 10
10

Better Than Expected!!!

Stephen, B&H Photo
2 December 2013
  • Excerpt: I thought these were a little pricey for a set of 5" reference monitors but they are actually much better than I thought. You can hear every single little detail, and they're loud as hell for their small size. Look, I'm not gonna drone on with technical specs or tell you how these speakers will one day cure cancer. Just buy them and you'll see what I mean. They're worth every penny.
  • Pros: Crystal Clear Sound, Quality Construction
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Overall 10
10

If they last forever they are perfect!

LAPL, Adorama
18 November 2013
  • Excerpt: I use a pair of HS5 in my home studio (Electric/Acoustic Guitar player) , and they sound outstanding at high and low volume. Connectivity and setup its very easy. The size its perfect for my studio; the look and feel its just awesome.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy To Use, Quality Construction
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Overall 10
10

Reliable & Affordable

KItano Pictures, Adorama
18 September 2013
  • Excerpt: We use the speakers for video post production, including mastering sound for TV/Web. The sound quality of the speakers is trustworthy. They give us an accurate fidelity.
  • Pros: Easy To Set Up, Easy To Use, Low Power Consumption, Quality Construction
  • Cons: None
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Overall 9
9.0

" A good compromise"

Taotopia, Audiofanzine
29 October 2014
  • Excerpt: It is now six months and I do not get tired! I also had the opportunity to test the MSP5 of the same brand, and both are equal. Of course we are on the line above for MSP5 but HS5 do a very good job with a good setup and everyone just be happy! I like most: -The Controls to adapt depending on the roo...
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Overall 10
10

" Very satisfied!"

zapgtt59, Audiofanzine
10 July 2014
  • Excerpt: I tried other model before and I has rp8 krk g2, that I preferred on my hs5 is crystal clear, precision and they have very balanced bass is not exaggerated like all the studio monitors in this range! price seems right to me!
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Overall 9
9.0

"Le bon compromis"

Taotopia, Audiofanzine
29 October 2014
  • Excerpt: Cela fait maintenant 6 mois et je ne m'en lasse pas ! J'ai également eu l'opportunité de de tester les MSP5 de la même marque, et les deux se valent. Bien entendu nous sommes sur la gamme au dessus pour les msp5, mais les hs5 font très bien leur boulot et avec une bonne installation tout le monde peu être ravi ! <b...
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