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On-Q lyriQ™ Studio High Performance Keypad

Amplified in-wall controller for lyriQ multi-room audio systems

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This high-performance in-wall amplified keypad offers convenient pushbutton operation of your lyriQ multi-room music system. The keypad has easy-to-use controls for muting and volume adjustment, and includes a source button that lets you remotely select up to four different audio sources when used with a multi-source system. The built-in IR (infrared) sensor allows you to use On-Q's universal wireless remote to control system playback from across the room.

Each keypad contains a powerful 20-watt-per-channel Class D stereo amplifier that delivers rich, clean sound for large rooms or outdoor applications. A mono-summed line output provides a convenient connection for a powered subwoofer, and it even features a built-in 80Hz low-pass filter for passing only bass frequencies.

Standard 1-gang junction box and Decora-style wall plate required for installation.

Product Highlights:

  • On-Q part # AU5010-WH
  • Class D amplifier with 20 watts RMS per channel at 8 ohms (recommended for use with 8 ohm speakers)
  • requires lyriQ High Performance Keypad Power Module for operation
  • 16/4 speaker wire required for power connection to High Performance Keypad Power Module
  • adjustable backlight levels with blue illumination
  • IR sensor for use with On-Q universal remote
  • connects to source distribution module via CAT-5 cable (RJ-45 jack input)
  • summed-mono line-level output with 80Hz low-pass filter for powered subwoofer connection
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

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  • White AU5010-WH high-performance keypad
  • Decora wall plate (White)
  • 2 Keypad mounting screws (length 3/4")
  • 2 Wall plate mounting screws (length=1/4")
  • Instruction/Installation Sheet (4 sheets/8 pages)
  • Quick Start Guide

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Overview: The lyriQ High Performance Keypad (AU5010-WH) is an in-wall controller for a Multi-room audio system. It has built-in amplification, and gives you the ability to select remote or local audio sources directly. The keypad fits into a 20 cubic-inch or larger single-gang box. An elegant white and silver Decora wall plate is included for trimming out the keypad.

Cat 5 Wiring: The AU5010 has an RJ-45 jack on the back, and uses Category 5 wiring to distribute the audio signals, control information, and IR for the remote control.

Amplifiers: The keypad is equipped two built-in 20-watt Class D amplifiers to power the speakers in the room. It has stereo speaker outputs with spring-loaded terminals that support up to 14-gauge wire (16/4 speaker wire is recommended since it is readily available paired with Cat 5 cable.)

Line Out: In addition to the speaker outs, the AU5010 has a 2-wire line output (spring-loaded terminals) for feeding audio signals to a powered subwoofer. The mono-summed output is filtered through an 80Hz low-pass filter.

Power: Two spring loaded terminals are supplied powering the keypad. Up to 14-gauge wire can be used for this purpose.


  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz (±1 dB)
  • External Power Input: +24-30 VDC
  • Cat 5 Cable Rating: Cat 5 UTP, 4 pair solid conductor (24 AWG)
  • IR Receive Frequency: 10 kHz - 110 kHz
  • Output and Line Out Connections: 14-28 AWG Springcon Terminal Block
  • Output Impedance: 8 ohms per channel (1 pair of speakers)
  • Power Requirements: +24 VDC, +0/-6 VDC, 1500mA max
  • Speaker Impedance Load: 6 Ω max

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