The THR5A features four mic simulations (Condenser, Dynamic, Tube and Nylon) and one amp model (EG Clean). For effects, we have compressor, chorus, delay, reverb, and via the THR Editor, you can get flanger, phaser, tremolo, spring reverb and noise gate.
Virtual Circuitry Modeling
Most of THR’s effects feature VCM (Virtual Circuitry Modeling) effects processors. Based on the technology used in Yamaha’s professional audio mixers, VCM effects give unsurpassed realism and quality. VCM effects are capable of capturing subtleties that simple digital simulations cannot even approach, going beyond simple simulation and delivering the truly musical performance that makes classic analog gear invaluable even in today’s digital production environment.
Yamaha Hi-Fi Audio Technology
The THR5A was developed with Yamaha’s award-winning AV division to offer true hi-fi stereo sound and a new experience in guitar amplifiers. The exclusive, specially designed speaker enclosure is optimized to handle both guitar and stereo playback sounds making it uniquely capable of giving you amazing tone for both your guitar and your track from a compact, portable amp.
New Extended Stereo Technology
The THR5A incorporates Yamaha’s new Extended Stereo Technology to create an incredibly wide, spacious audio image. Stereo tracks and studio quality reverb take on a depth unimaginable from such a small enclosure. Also bundled with Cubase AI, Steinberg’s professional music production application it offers full-fledged recording and editing. The THR Editor offers deep editing of amp and effect parameters using your computer. Additional in-depth controls include compressor and noise gate functions.
Functionality with Versatility
THR’s design provides stereo playback from your smartphone or other device through its AUX jack or direct from your computer via the USB connection. The user memory function lets you save up to five amp settings of all controller and switch settings for quick recall. The tap tempo function allows you to quickly set delay time. A built-in chromatic tuner features accurate, stable tuning and an easy to read display.
Yamaha THR5A Features:
- Condenser, Dynamic, Tube, Nylon and Electric Guitar Clean settings
- Chorus, Flanger, Phaser, Tremolo, Delay, Delay/Reverb, Spring Reverb and Hall Reverb effects
- Amp, Gain, Master, Tone, Effect, DLY/REV, Volume and Tap/Tuner Switch controls
- Compressor and Noise Gate effects available in THR Editor
- 2 x 8cm full-range speakers
- Cubase AI
- THR Editor
- USB connection
- User memory
- Virtual Tube Illumination
- AC power (PSU supplied) or battery power (8 AA batteries)