This lab-based review will focus on Yamaha HS5 qualities from a studio professional point of view – what to expect when using these monitors for mixing and mastering. Know the limitations of your equipment and you will be able to work around them. Otherwise you might end up with mixes that translate well on your gear but not outside your studio. This review will reveal what to keep in mind when using the HS5 for critical studio work.
Sonarworks is an acoustic calibration software development startup. For years, the company has been working with custom studio and headphone calibrations for awarded sound engineers. The technology behind measurement and calibration is a result of more than 3 years work and 1M USD investment in R&D. The headphone reviews are based on numerous measurements in our lab and feedback from our professional clients. More about our speaker calibration: speakers/overview/