The Yamaha CL5 Digital Audio Mixing Console, with a three-section fader layout for efficient hands-on control, is the ideal choice for a diverse spectrum of live sound systems. It has 72 mono / 8 stereo input channels and a 16-fader left section, 8-fader Centralogic section, 8-fader right section and 2-fader master section configuration.
CL series digital mixing consoles represent a new level of refinement. They offer an evolved experience in accessible mixing, plus sonic purity with sound shaping capabilities that will give the most imaginative engineer unprecedented creative freedom. The Yamaha CL5 embodies the leading standards in live sound in their most advanced, most expressive form.
Yamaha CL series consoles deliver naturally superior sound plus a comprehensive range of "coloring" options that give the sonic craftsmen who will use them extraordinary creative freedom. The signal processors provided are plentiful and of the highest quality, including extraordinary Portico 5033/5043 EQ and compressor devices that bring Yamaha VCM technology together with the legendary talents of Rupert Neve.
Yamaha's acclaimed Centralogic concept is the core of a refined user interface that offers a new, unprecedented level of operating efficiency in the CL series, from visual feedback right down to the form and feel of the faders and controls. The CL consoles are also ready for seamlessly integrated remote control and offline editing via an Apple iPad or other computer.
Network capabilities are rapidly becoming fundamental and indispensable in today's fast-paced world of digital live sound. CL series consoles feature separate console and I/O rack components that communicate via the Dante network audio protocol, allowing fast, efficient design and deployment of capable systems from the most basic to the dazzlingly complex. The ability to add Lake processing via expansion slots also adds to the system's versatility and adaptability to the widest range of mixing needs.