Allen & Heath SQ5 review: specs & price

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48-channel digital mixer

The Allen & Heath SQ5 is a 48-channel digital mixer with a 19" rack mountable, With 96 kHz FPGA processing, 17 faders / 6 layers, 12x stereo mixes (perfect...

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Description Soundcraft SiEx3Digital ConsoleMidas Pro1-IPYamaha CL5Midas Pro1-IPthe t.mix 24.12Compact MixerDigital Mixing SystemDigital mixerDigital console
Dimensions928 x 520 x 168 mm648 x 299 x 667 mm-1053 x 299 x 667 mm-----839 x 299 x 667 mm
Channels (max. amount)664848724824206416864
DCA (Digitally Contr. Amp.)
Card Slot (external)
Offline Editing
Demountable Stagebox
External Power Supply
Port For Ext. Power Supply
19" Rack Unit
Built in Audio player
External Sampling Frequency 44,1 kHz-+4.1667%, +0.1%, -0.1%, -4.0% (±200ppm), 48 kHz-+4.1667%, +0.1%, -0.1%, -4.0% (±200ppm), 48 kHz------
Weight-24 Kg21.5 kg36 Kg21.5 kg15.4 kg-46 kg120 kg29 kg
Dimensions (W x H x D)--68 x 72 x 28 cm-68 x 72 x 28 cm527.5 x 200.8 x 532.3 mm----
Outer diameter--7.5 mm-7.5 mm-----
Cable colour--Blue-Blue-----

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The Allen & Heath SQ5 is a 48-channel digital mixer with a 19" rack mountable, With 96 kHz FPGA processing, 17 faders / 6 layers, 12x stereo mixes (perfect for in-ear monitoring setups) + LR, 3x stereo matrix, 8x Internal stereo FX engines with stereo returns, DEEP processing enables the integration of plug-ins directly into the mixer inputs and mix channels, 7" Touch screen, SLink port for remote audio networking, 64ch I/O port for audio networking, 32 x 32 USB audio interface, SQ-Drive direct recording to USB, AES output, Chromatic channel metering, Integrated LED illumination per fader, Dedicated physical controls, 8 assignable SoftKeys, Channel LCD displays & Compatible with the ME 1 and ME-500, as well as Dante or Waves audio networking cards. The retail price is 2057.68 £.


Dimensions440 x 514.9 x 198 mm
Weight10.5 kg
Channels (max. amount)48
DCA (Digitally Contr. Amp.)Yes
Card Slot (external)Yes
Offline EditingYes
Demountable StageboxYes
External Power SupplyNo
Port For Ext. Power SupplyNo
19" Rack UnitNo
Built in Audio playerNo

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