The Rokit 5 G3 is not your typical flat response monitor, rather it is designed for DJs and music producers who are looking for more bass from smaller studio monitors. These monitors bring the same yellow woofer scheme and stylish exterior as their big brothers, only shi particular one is meant to be for beginners and for those with a small home studio. KRK is synonymous of quality, the same reliable build and sonic quality is also utilized, though the sound levels might be a bit tamer and more importantly, this is the most affordable of the Rockit family.
The KRK Rokit 5 G3 is paired with a 5″ woofer that is crafted from Kevlar and aramid fibres with a 1″ soft dome tweeter. Both speakers are protected via a built-in limiter system. Krk’s front or design allows the Rokit 5 monitor speaker to have more low end than others with the same speaker size. The Rikit 5 is packed with a 30W LF, 20W HF amplifier and has an XLR, TRS and an RCA input. Its frequency response is 45Hz-35Hz (-10dB) and it’s dimensions are 11.2″ x 7.4″ x 9.7″, weighing 17 lbs.
Many users and experts think this monitor speaker is fantastic, and that it has exceeded their expectations. It is described as having a big and clear sound, and that it has enough power to fill the average home studio. While some users commented that while it can get the job done your still better off with a flat response monitor if you’re working mostly on a non-bass heavy musical style.
If you’re starting your mixing or production adventure and you want something that is compact and that has the punch you need, the KRK Rokit 5 G3 monitor is a good choice.