PreSonus Eris E5 XT Active Studio Monitor

An upgrade to PreSonus' top-selling Eris E5, this XT model delivers deeper lows with a wider sweet spot, thanks to a larger cabinet and elliptical waveguide.
With the same robust connectivity options and powerful, articulate driver combo, the PreSonus Eris E5 XT studio monitor is a nuanced update to a lauded classic. The 1-inch silk-dome tweeter now sports a Hugh Sarvis-designed EBM waveguide, delivering a wider and more controlled sweet spot ideal for group listening and collaboration. A larger, ported enclosure extends the bass response of the 5-inch woven composite low-frequency driver without adding any mud. And of course, the acoustic tuning controls let you flatten the frequency response in accordance with your mix environment. It's Eris, remastered.


- 5-inch woven composite low-frequency transducer
- 1-inch (25.4 mm), ultra-low-mass, silk-dome, high-frequency transducer
- 100(H) x 60(V) EBM waveguide and ported enclosure
- Tuning Controls for accurate mixing contour (Level, HPF, LF Trim, HF Trim, Acoustic Space)
- 80 Watt, Class AB bi-amplification drives up to 102 dB of sound
- Balanced XLR, TRS, and unbalanced RCA inputs
- 102 dB maximum continuous SPL
- RF interference, output current limiting, over-temperature, transient, external mains fuse, and subsonic protection

DAW Software Included: PreSonus Studio One Prime

Studio One Prime provides everything you need to get started in content creation and audio production. Create your own music and podcasts as intuitively as possible with a single-window, drag-and-drop workflow that will make you wonder why you put up with other software that read more isn’t designed the same way.

Studio One Prime is designed to keep you in the creative flow by providing powerful tools that help you when you need them -- and stay out of your way when you don’t. You’ll supercharge your creativity with its unlimited tracks, buses and a powerful complement of virtual instruments and native effects that sound just as good (and frequently, better) than third-party effects.

Guitarists will love the third-generation Ampire tech that has the most realistic amp and cabinet simulations PreSonus has ever made. Fans of EDM and hip-hop will appreciate Studio One’s Pattern Editor, which allows for intuitive drum and melody composition via a familiar drum-machine inspired UI, which might be just about the most fun and rewarding music-creation technique out there.

Only Studio One Prime lets you truly create without boundaries -- for free. And when you’re ready for more features, it's easy to move up to Studio One Artist, Studio One Professional, or get it all with PreSonus Sphere.

Includes Studio Magic Plug-in Suite

The PreSonus Studio Magic Plug-In Suite includes over $1000 worth of effects, virtual instruments, and sound libraries in VST, AU, and AAX formats to use in Studio One or your DAW of choice, all created by the best developers in the business.
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Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Single Speaker
Shipping Weight: 12.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 14 x 13 x 11 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): PRS E5XT
Warehouse Resealed, Single Speaker
Shipping Weight: 12.5 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 14 x 13 x 11 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): NFS PRSE5XT
Shipping Weight: 25 lbs
For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 225-216-7887
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Submitted March 14, 2021 by a customer from
"Clunkers man"
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So i got these less than a year ago. So far the left one has not problems. The right seems to be a lemon at best. 3 months in tweeter goes out with minimal usage and NOT at high volumes. Now we are just under a year and the stupid same speaker wont power on. I checked the fuse and No Dice. The unit is dead. Please research this as this unit has these problems for a lot of people. Yes Presonus does repairs for free but if you are out west it will cost you about 40 to 50 bucks just to ship. I will be in this one speaker an extra 100 after this. Needless to say will be selling these as soon as they are repaired and getting a pair of ADAMS.
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