Ultra compact passive coaxial speaker

Compact & versatile, easy to use, easy to install and portable speaker.

5″ coaxial speaker offering a coverage of 90º conical dispersion and 117dB SPL (program).


The Ionic-5CX is a passive coaxial speaker part of the Ionic series. The Ionic cabinets are compact, modular and powerful and the complete series also includes two sub units and two column models.

The Ionic-5CX uses a 5” coaxial speaker (1.5” LF voice coil and 1” HF voice coil) offering a coverage of 90º conical dispersion and 117dB SPL (300 W program).

Weight has been left as low as possible providing easy set ups in fixed installation as well as easy transport for portable applications. The Ionic-5CX is powered from the subwoofer unit ionic-12S which includes a Digital Signal Processor offering different presets to cover a wide range of sound applications. It can also be powered from an external amplifier using the ARK optimised preset.


Perfectly suited for:

→  PA system
→  Clubs & Theatres
→  Houses of Worship
→  Solo artists, band, DJ
→  Public buildings
→  Commercial complex

Technical Data

1 x 5″ coaxial speaker with LF 1.5″ and HF 1″ voice coil
Frequency Range 64 Hz – 20 KHz (-10dB)
Frequency Response
90 Hz – 20 KHz (± 3dB)
Sensitivity 93 dB (1W@1m)
114.8 dB – 120.8 dB 
Coverage 400 Hz – 1100 Hz 110º / 1100 Hz – 6000 Hz 90º
150 W AES (300 W program, 600 W peak)
Nominal Impedance 16 Ω
2 x Neutrik Speakon NL4MP / 4 x Terminal Block 7.62 mm between pins
Finish Polyurea coating
10 mm premium birch plywood
Dimensions 140 x 140 x 220 mm (H x W x D)
3 Kg (6.6 lbs)

Calculated maximum SPL basen on rated peak power and measured sensitivity.

More features

Hardware for Ionic-5CX

The Ionic 5CX cabinet is constructed from 7-ply premium birch plywood (9 mm thickness) and finished with black polyurea coating.

Rear panel

Rear panel with speakon connectors. The Install version has a powerblock connector available.


The ionic 5CX has a powder coated front grille with a special acoustic rear fabric to protect the transducers against dust and dirt.

Stand support

Supports a micro stand.

Coaxial speaker
Accessories for Ionic-5CX


Quick Coupler for 3/8” to 5/8” stand



Wall bracket for the Ionic-5CX

35mm Speaker pole to 3/8” male thread

Line transformer version: Ionic-5CXv


The Ionic 5CXv is a weather-resistant loudspeaker. Compact & versatile, easy to use, easy to install. 5” coaxial speaker offering a coverage of 70º conical dispersion and 117dB SPL. 100 W autoformer / selectable 8 Ω or 100 V.

Back connection panel: euroblock terminal & cable gland.

⬇Download datasheet 

Other products from this series


12 x 3” transducers, 121 dB SPL

Outdoor version available




6 x 3” transducers, 119 dB SPL

Outdoor version available


1 x 12” transducer, 127 dB SPL

1 x 18” transducer, 132 dB SPL

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