Allen & Heath SQ-5 48 Channel / 36 Bus Digital Mixer


The new Allen & Heath SQ-5 sets a new standard for compact digital mixers. Built on their latest generation 96kHz FPGA XCVI core, it delivers pristine, high resolution audio with a class-leading latency of <0.7ms. Created to excel in demanding scenarios such as AV, corporate events, live productions and houses of worship, SQ-5 offers class-leading high-resolution audio fidelity and an ultra-low latency of 0.7ms. The console features 16 exceptional onboard mic preamps, plus 8 stereo FX engines with dedicated return channels and access to the renowned RackExtra FX library. SQ is a natural choice for in-ear monitor setups, providing 12 stereo mixes (configurable as groups or auxes), whilst Automatic Mic Mixing* makes it an excellent choice for conferences, panel talks and more.

At a glance...

  • 24 onboard preamps
  • 16+1 faders
  • 48 channel / 36 mix bus
  • Assignable SoftRotaries
  • 144 assignable channel strips

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    Now available are Road Ready flight cases for the Allen & Heath SQ-5, SQ-6 and SQ-7 mixers. All made for the journey and built to hold strong in high stress situations. Please Contact Us for current prices and availabilities.

    Warranty: 12 Months

    • 96kHz FPGA processing
    • 48 Input Channels
    • DEEP Processing ready
    • 17 Faders / 6 Layers
    • 12 Stereo mixes + LR
    • 3 Stereo Matrix
    • 8 Stereo FX Engines + dedicated returns
    • 7” capacitive touchscreen
    • SLink port for remote audio / expansion
    • 64ch I/O Port for audio networking
    • 32×32 USB audio interface
    • SQ-Drive direct recording to USB
    • AES output
    • Chromatic channel metering
    • Integrated LED illumination
    • Dedicated physical controls
    • 8 Assignable SoftKeys
    • Channel LCD displays
    • 19” rack mountable

      Order weight is calculated on whichever of the dead (actual) or volumetric weight is the greatest. As of 10/9/21 capped $8.80 to $16.50 for up to 20kg to most areas. For orders under $50 options are Standard Postage $8.80 or Express Shipping for $16.50. Orders over $1,000 ship for free. Express Shipping covers one delivery attempt so please provide an address where someone is available to sign for courier delivery between 9am and 5pm weekdays. You can instruct us to ask the courier to leave your parcel unattended in a safe place, although please be aware that if anything happens to the parcel, neither us nor the courier company can be held responsible. Work addresses are a great delivery option. If using a work address please include the business' name.

      * for some larger items does not apply to Australian remote island locations, some mainland remote locations (outside Darwin NT and Perth WA metro areas) or outside Australia. If unsure if you are entitled to capped shipping it is best to contact us prior to placing order.