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Yamaha PX10

PX Series power amplifier — 1,000W x 2 at 8 ohms (non-bridgeable)

Item # 845PX10

Yamaha's PX Series amplifiers offer versatility, customization options, and highly efficient, hard-hitting power...

Yamaha's PX Series amplifiers offer versatility, customization options, and highly efficient, hard-hitting power...

Item # 845PX10

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About the Yamaha PX10

The power to get you through

Yamaha's PX Series amplifiers offer versatility, customization options, and highly efficient, hard-hitting power which works in a wide variety of settings. From the club to the concert hall to the convention center, you'll find these amplifiers are more than just reliable delivery systems for juice — they're essential components for great sound that put you in control.

The power to get you through

Yamaha's PX Series amplifiers offer versatility, customization options, and highly efficient, hard-hitting power which works in a wide variety of settings. From the club to the concert hall to the convention center, you'll find these amplifiers are more than just reliable delivery systems for juice — they're essential components for great sound that put you in control.

Yamaha PX10 power amplifier

Digital delivery

Yamaha's PX10 amplifier pushes out 1,000 watts RMS per channel at 8 ohms and 1,200 watts per channel at 4 ohms. Yamaha's fresh approach to Class D circuitry incorporates a custom single-chip processor for highly efficient performance that'll keep cool under heavy demands. The amp's design also shaves a few pounds off its weight, making it easier to move it from gig to gig.

Easy command of your sound

The PX10 comes with standard tweaking tools, including crossover, filters, delay, and limiter functions. Yamaha's multi-band D-CONTOUR dynamic processing feature gives you control over the frequency response for either front-of-house or monitor configurations. You can adjust the settings easily through the LCD interface in either Basic or Advanced setup mode.

Save time

You can cut your setup time by saving your favorite settings to a thumb drive and transferring them to other PX Series amplifiers. Yamaha's Config Wizard provides quick access to optimized presets for your system type, and individualized treatments for any Yamaha passive speakers you might be using. Worried about someone tampering with your settings? Employ the panel locking feature to keep them safe when you're not looking.


Yamaha built the PX10 with XLR and 1/4" TRS inputs, and it offers binding post, phone, and Neutrik Speakon® outputs for the speakers. Rack mounts are included, so you can install multiple amps in one rack to power your multi-speaker setup.

Note: This 2-channel amplifier cannot be bridged to mono (Power Boost Mode).


Product highlights:

    General Information:
    • 2-channel power amplifier
    • power output at 1 kHz:
      • 1000 watts per channel at 8 ohms
      • 1200 watts per channel at 4 ohms
      • 700 watts per channel at 2 ohms
    • frequency response: 20-20,000 Hz (±1.0 dB)
    • signal-to-noise ratio: 101 dB
    • total harmonic distortion: 0.1% (20-20,000 Hz)
    • USB input for saving settings and transferring between amplifiers
    • LCD screen with Basic and Advanced setup modes
    • smart Config Wizard with presets for passive Yamaha speakers
    • panel lock
    • variable high- and low-pass crossovers, parametric EQ, crossover, delay, and limiter functions
    • D-CONTOUR multi-band dynamic processing
    • variable speed fan for cooling
    • DC, short circuit, and overload protection with automatic reset
    • front-panel LEDs indicate Power, Alert, USB, Signal, Clip/Limit, and Protection Warning for easier troubleshooting
    • rack mount ears included
    • inputs: XLR and 1/4" TRS for channels A and B
    • outputs: Neutrik Speakon jacks; 5-way binding posts; 1/4" jacks
    Other Information:

    What's in the box:

    • Power amplifier (rack-ears installed)
    • 6.5' AC power cord
    • AC plug clamp
    • USB cap
    • Owner's Manual Technical Specifications
    • "Notice" sheet

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    Features & specs

    Number of Channels 2
    Power Class D
    Watts per channel 8 ohms 1000
    Watts per channel 4 ohms 1200
    Watts per channel 2 ohms 700
    Watts bridged ---
    Fan cooled Y
    DSP Y
    Filters HP/LP
    Rack spaces 2
    Height (inches) 3-1/2
    Depth (inches) 15-5/8
    Width (inches) 18-15/16
    Weight 16.31 lbs
    RCA ---
    1/4" 2
    XLR 2
    1/4" 2
    Binding post 2
    Spring post ---

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    Powerful, Efficient Design: The Yamaha PX10 is driven by a newly developed Class-D amplifier engine that concentrates all the necessary functions into a single custom LSI chip, and uses PLL technology to control transfer characteristics in real time, achieving impressive sound quality and power. This new single-chip architecture offers higher output and improved performance in a more lightweight, yet reliable design. A combination of cutting-edge technology and an exhaustive component selection process make the PX10 a supremely efficient amplifier with low noise, reliable protection features, and above all, outstanding sound quality.

    • 8Ω: 1000 watts x 2 channels
    • 4Ω: 1200 watts x 2 channels
    • 2Ω: 700 watts x 2 channels

    Flexible Connectivity: Equipped with both XLR and TRS inputs, as well as binding post, SpeakON and phone outputs, the PX Series amplifier offers the flexibility needed for a variety of setups and environments.

    • Analog Inputs: Analog inputs include two XLR-3-31 terminals and two 1/4" Phone (TRS) jacks.
    • Speaker Outputs: Speaker outputs include two Neutrik speakON NL4 connectors, two pair of binding posts terminals, and two 1/4" Phone (TS) jacks.

    Routing: Select the route of the input signal by selecting Dual, Parallel, Single or Sum.

    • Dual: Sends the input signal from channel A to speaker A, and sends the input signal from channel B to speaker B.
    • Parallel: Sends the input signal from channel A to both speaker A & B outputs.
    • Single: Sends only the input signal from channel A to the speaker A or B output (not both).
    • Sum: Mixes and sends the input signals from channel A and channel B to speakers A & B outputs.

    Two Mode Setup: To accommodate users with varying levels of sound reinforcement experience, the PX series amplifier offers both Basic and Advanced setup modes.

    • Basic Mode: Basic mode allows even inexperienced users to easily configure a system that meets their needs.
    • Advanced Mode: Advanced mode offers experienced users more precise control over every aspect of their sound.

    8 Programmable Presets: The PX10 features eight programmable presets for instant recall and reduced setup time that can be saved to a USB thumb drive and shared with other PX amplifiers.

    Smart Configuration Wizard: The Config Wizard allows you to save even more time during system setup by assigning optimized speaker settings that match your system configuration- simply select the appropriate filter and crossover for each speaker, and Config Wizard will do the rest.

    Preset Speakers: The Config Wizard also features presets specifically tuned for each model in Yamaha's extensive lineup of passive speakers, including the popular CBR, Club, Installation, and VXS/VXC series.

    • Full-Range: A10, A12, A12M, A15, CBR10, CBR12, CBR15, Club112V, Club115V, Club215V, ClubM10V, IF211264, IF211295, IF211299, IF2112AS, IF2112M64, IF2112M95, IF2112M99, IF211564, IF211595, IF211599, IF2115AS, IF2115M64, IF2115M95, IF2115M99, IF2108, IF2205, IF2208, NSAW392, NSAW592, NSAW992, R12M, R15M, R112, R115, R215, VS4, VS6, VXC4, VXC6, VXC8, VXS5, VXS8
    • Subwoofer: A15W, ClubSW115V, ClubSW118V, ClubSW218V, IS1112, IS1118, IS1215, IS1218, R118W, VXS10S
    • Bi-Amp: IF211264, IF211295, IF211299, IF2112AS, IF2112M64, IF2112M95, IF2112M99, IF211564, IF211595, IF211599, IF2115AS, IF2115M64, IF2115M95, IF2115M99, IF311564, IF311595, IH200064, IH200095

    Sophisticated Signal Processing: The Yamaha PX10 amplifier comes with flexible onboard crossover, filters, delay, polarity, level, and limiter functions; allowing quick and easy system setup via the LCD screen, without the need for any additional outboard gear.

    • High Pass Filter: Sets the crossover's high pass filter frequency (20-20kHz) of channel A and channel B.
    • Low Pass Filter: Sets the crossover's low pass filter frequency (20-20kHz) of channel A and channel B.
    • Polarity: Sets the polarity (Normal/Inverted) in order to avoid volume problems due to phase interference between speakers.
    • Delay (Advanced mode only): Sets the delay time to compensate the distance between speakers. Sets by time (0-74 milliseconds) or by distance (0-83.4 feet / 0-25.4 meters).
    • Level (Advanced mode only): Sets the output level (-10 to +10dB) to balance the output levels of channels.
    • Limiter (Advanced mode only): For changing the settings of the limiter (10-1500W) depending on the speaker specifications, in order to protect the speaker.
    Note: You can link the parameter settings of channels A and B, as well as copy parameters between channels.

    D-CONTOUR Processing: The PX10 also features Yamaha's intelligent D-CONTOUR multi-band dynamic processing, allowing you to achieve consistent clarity and high-quality sound at any output level by tailoring the frequency response of each connected speaker for either front-of-house or monitor configurations.

    Utilities: The Yamaha PX10 amplifier makes it fast and easy to configure panel settings, monitor amplifier status, and transfer data via USB, plus features a panel locking function to keep your settings safe. You can even export information such as internal device and log data to USB for rapid troubleshooting should difficulties arise.

    LCD Screen: The PX10 amplifier is equipped with a front-panel LCD screen for display of audio settings and adjustments. For the protection of the LCD screen, the display automatically turns off it the PX amplifier has not been operated for 20 minutes. To turn-on the display again, simply press any key on the front-panel or rotate the main knob.

    Durable Construction: The Yamaha PX10 amplifier has the durability to stand up to extended road-use thanks to the sturdy chassis and carrying handle design.

    Rack Mounting: The Yamaha PX10 amplifier can be mounted in an EIA standard rack (2U size).

    Power Requirements: The Yamaha PX10 amplifier operates off of standard household current (120V) using its built-in power supply and detachable AC power cord.

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    Customer Q&A

    4 questions already asked

    Is this usable for a home system?
    [ Wayne  Feb 12, 2021 ]
    1 answer
    No, because it is purpose built for projecting a lot of sound energy in an open space. I use it for my outside Christmas light & music display, and it can rattle the silverware in our neighbors' kitchen drawers. For the same money you can get a more refined amp suited for a home system.
    [ Peter  Feb 12, 2021 ]
    Turns off immediately after turning it on... lights up for a second then turns off?
    [ LidaG  May 19, 2019 ]
    2 answers
    If you purchased the product from Crutchfield, feel free to contact our Tech Support team. They can walk you through the settings on the product and see if there may be a fix. Our toll-free Tech Support number is printed on your invoice, and is also available under the "My Orders" tab in the "My Account" section of our website. If you did not purchase the unit from Crutchfield, then you may want to contact the manufacturer.
    [ Krissy  May 27, 2019 ]  Staff
    Sorry, does not happen to me. Troubleshooting guide (p 44) says to (a) turn down output level all the way when turning on (b) make sure line voltage is within range. (c) can unit be overheating due to insufficient ventilation? (d) turn on with speakers disconnected (would indicate a speaker or wiring problem.) Otherwise there may be a problem with your PX-10.
    [ Peter  May 19, 2019 ]
    i have a JBL Studio L series L890 speakers,can i link the Yamaha PX10 with the Receiver Harman Kardon 3770 together with the two 250 watts JBL L890 speakers ?
    [ antony  Mar 11, 2018 ]
    1 answer
    Understand that the PX10 is Pro Audio and that there is always an issue taking RCA line out from a home audio amp or pre-amp ( with less than 1 V peak to peak) and putting it in a Pro Amp that expects about 3.5 V peak to peak. The speakers will not put out a lot of sound with the 3770. If you have a home audio with XLR output that works fine with the PX10 (I use a Yamaha pre-amp with the PX10 for my outside Christmas light show, and I can shake the whole house). There are a number of inexpensive boxes that will amplify the HK line out to Pro-Levels, however the audio quality is likely suspect. I would suggest talking to your Crutchfield advisor because likely they have one of these. That being said, if your goal is simply to get massive power to a pair of consumer speakers in your home, the Yamaha unit is a lovable brute that won't have the audio quality of a lower power consumer amp at the same price point.
    [ Peter  Mar 11, 2018 ]

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