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General specifications (MG20XU, MG16XU, MG12XU)

OutlineMG20XUMG16XUMG12XU
Mixing capabilityOn-board processorsSPX algorithm: 24 programs, PARAMETER control:1, FOOT SW:1 (FX RTN CH on/off)SPX algorithm: 24 programs, PARAMETER control:1, FOOT SW:1 (FX RTN CH on/off)SPX algorithm: 24 programs, PARAMETER control:1, FOOT SW:1 (FX RTN CH on/off)
I/OPhantom power+48 V+48 V+48 V
Digital I/OUSB Audio Class 2.0 compliant Sampling Frequency: Max 192 kHz, Bit Depth: 24-bit USB Audio Class 2.0 compliant, Sampling Frequency: Max 192 kHz, Bit Depth: 24-bitUSB Audio Class 2.0 compliant, Sampling Frequency: Max 192 kHz, Bit Depth: 24-bit
Input ChannelsMono[MIC/LINE]1284
Mono/Stereo[MIC/LINE]422
Stereo[LINE]-22
Output ChannelsSTEREO OUT222
MONITOR OUT111
PHONES111
AUX SEND442
GROUP OUT442
BusStereo: 1, GROUP: 4, AUX: 4 (incl. FX)Stereo: 1, GROUP: 4, AUX: 4 (incl. FX)Stereo: 1, GROUP: 2, AUX: 2 (incl. FX)
Input Channel FunctionPAD26 dB (Mono)26 dB (Mono)26 dB (Mono)
HPF80 Hz, 12 dB/oct (Mono/Stereo: MIC only)80 Hz, 12 dB/oct (Mono/Stereo: MIC only)80 Hz, 12 dB/oct (Mono/Stereo: MIC only)
COMP1-knob compressor (Gain/Threshold/Ratio) Threshold: +22 dBu to -8 dBu, Ratio: 1:1 to 4:1, Output level: 0 dB to 7 dB Attack time: approx. 25 msec, Release time: approx. 300 msec1-knob compressor (Gain/Threshold/Ratio) Threshold: +22 dBu to -8 dBu, Ratio: 1:1 to 4:1, Output level: 0 dB to 7 dB Attack time: approx. 25 msec, Release time: approx. 300 msec1-knob compressor (Gain/Threshold/Ratio) Threshold: +22 dBu to -8 dBu, Ratio: 1:1 to 4:1, Output level: 0 dB to 7 dB Attack time: approx. 25 msec, Release time: approx. 300 msec
EQ HIGHGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 10 kHz shelvingGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 10 kHz shelvingGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 10 kHz shelving
EQ MIDGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: Mono 250 Hz – 5 kHz peaking, Stereo 2.5 kHz peaking Gain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: Mono 250 Hz – 5 kHz peaking, Stereo 2.5 kHz peakingGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 2.5 kHz peaking
EQ LOWGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 100 Hz shelvingGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 100 Hz shelvingGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 100 Hz shelving
PEAK LEDLED turns on when post EQ signal reaches 3 dB below clippingLED turns on when post EQ signal reaches 3 dB below clippingLED turns on when post EQ signal reaches 3 dB below clipping
Level Meter2x12 -segment LED meter [PEAK, +10, +6, +3, 0, -3, -6, -10, -15, -20, -25, -30 dB]2x12 -segment LED meter [PEAK, +10, +6, +3, 0, -3, -6, -10, -15, -20, -25, -30 dB]2x12 -segment LED meter [PEAK, +10, +6, +3, 0, -3, -6, -10, -15, -20, -25, -30 dB]
General specificationsMG20XUMG16XUMG12XU
Total harmonic distortion0.03 % @ +14dBu (20 Hz to 20kHz), GAIN knob: Min, 0.005 % @ +24dBu (1kHz), GAIN knob: Min 0.03 % @ +14dBu (20 Hz to 20kHz), GAIN knob: Min, 0.005 % @ +24dBu (1kHz), GAIN knob: Min0.03 % @ +14dBu (20 Hz to 20kHz), GAIN knob: Min, 0.005 % @ +24dBu (1kHz), GAIN knob: Min
Frequency response+0.5 dB/-1.5 dB (20 Hz to 48 kHz) , refer to the nominal output level @ 1 kHz, GAIN knob: Min+0.5 dB/-1.5 dB (20 Hz to 48 kHz) , refer to the nominal output level @ 1 kHz, GAIN knob: Min+0.5 dB/-1.5 dB (20 Hz to 48 kHz) , refer to the nominal output level @ 1 kHz, GAIN knob: Min
Hum & noise levelEquivalent input noise-128 dBu (Mono Input Channel, Rs: 150Ω, GAIN knob: Max)-128 dBu (Mono Input Channel, Rs: 150Ω, GAIN knob: Max)-128 dBu (Mono Input Channel, Rs: 150Ω, GAIN knob: Max)
Residual output noise-102 dBu (STEREO OUT, STEREO master fader: Min)-102 dBu (STEREO OUT, STEREO master fader: Min)-102 dBu (STEREO OUT, STEREO master fader: Min)
Crosstalk-78 dB-78 dB-78 dB
Power requirementsAC 100 – 240 V, 50 / 60 HzAC 100 – 240 V, 50 / 60 HzAC 100 – 240 V, 50 / 60 Hz
Power consumption36 W30 W22 W
DimensionsW444 mm (17.5")444 mm (17.5")308 mm (12.1")
H130 mm (5.1")130 mm (5.1")118 mm (4.6")
D500mm (19.7")500 mm (19.7")422 mm (16.6")
Net weight7.1kg (15.7 lbs.)6.8 kg (15.0 lbs.)4.2 kg (9.3 lbs.)
AccessoriesIncluded Accessory: Owner’s Manual, Technical Specifications, AC power cord, Cubase AI Download Information, Rack-mount kit, Optional Accessory: Foot Switch FC5Included Accessory: Owner’s Manual, Technical Specifications, AC power cord, Cubase AI Download Information, Rack-mount kit, Optional Accessory: Foot Switch FC5Included Accessory: Owner’s Manual, Technical Specifications, AC power cord, Cubase AI Download Information, Optional Accessory: Rack-mount kit RK-MG12, Foot Switch FC5
OthersOperating Temperature: 0 to +40˚COperating Temperature: 0 to +40˚COperating Temperature: 0 to +40˚C

General specifications (MG10XU, MG06X)

OutlineMG10XUMG06X
Mixing capabilityOn-board processorsSPX algorithm: 24 programsSPX algorithm: 6 programs
I/OPhantom power+48 V+48 V
Digital I/OUSB Audio Class 2.0 compliant, Sampling Frequency: Max 192 kHz, Bit Depth: 24-bit-
Input ChannelsMono[MIC/LINE]42
Stereo[LINE]32
Output ChannelsSTEREO OUT22
MONITOR OUT1-
PHONES11
AUX SEND1-
BusStereo: 1, AUX[FX]: 1Stereo: 1
Input Channel FunctionPAD26 dB (Mono)26 dB (Mono)
HPF80 Hz, 12 dB/oct (Mono)80 Hz, 12 dB/oct (Mono)
COMP1-knob compressor Threshold: +22 dBu to -8 dBu, Ratio: 1:1 to 4:1, Output level: 0 dB to 7 dB, Attack time: approx. 25 msec, Release time: approx. 300 msec-
EQ HIGHGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 10 kHz shelving(Mono) Gain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 10 kHz shelving
EQ MIDGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 2.5kHz peaking-
EQ LOWGain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 100 Hz shelving(Mono) Gain: +15 dB/-15 dB, Frequency: 100 Hz shelving
PEAK LEDLED turns on when post EQ signal reaches 3 dB below clippingLED turns on when post EQ signal reaches 3 dB below clipping
Level Meter2 x 7 -segment LED meter [PEAK, +10, +6, 0, -6, -10, -20 dB]2 x 7 -segment LED meter [PEAK, +6, +3, 0, -3, -10, -20 dB]
General specificationsMG10XUMG06X
Total harmonic distortion0.02 % @ +14dBu (20 Hz to 20kHz), GAIN knob: Min, 0.003 % @ +24dBu (1kHz), GAIN knob: Min0.01 % @ +8dBu (20 Hz to 20kHz), GAIN knob: Min, 0.003 % @ +18dBu (1kHz), GAIN knob: Min
Frequency response+0.5 dB/-1.0 dB (20 Hz to 48 kHz) , refer to the nominal output level @ 1 kHz, GAIN knob: Min+0.5 dB/-0.5 dB (20 Hz to 20 kHz) , refer to the nominal output level @ 1 kHz, GAIN knob: Min
Hum & noise levelEquivalent input noise-128 dBu (Mono Input Channel, Rs: 150Ω, GAIN knob: Max)-128 dBu (Mono Input Channel, Rs: 150Ω, GAIN knob: Max)
Residual output noise-102 dBu (STEREO OUT, STEREO LEVEL knob: Min)-102 dBu (STEREO OUT, STEREO LEVEL knob: Min)
Crosstalk-83 dB-88 dB
Power requirementsPA-10 (AC 38 VCT, 0.62A, Cable length = 3.6 m) or equivalent recommended by YamahaPA-130 (DC12 V/1.0 A, Cable length = 1.8 m), 120 V, 60 Hz, MU18 (DC12 V/1.5 A, Cable length = 1.5 m), 100 V-240 V, 50 Hz/60 Hz or equivalent recommended by Yamaha
Power consumption22.9 W12 W
DimensionsW244 mm (9.6")149 mm (5.9")
H71 mm (2.8")62 mm (2.4")
D294 mm (11.6")202 mm (7.9")
Net weight2.1 kg (4.63 lbs.)0.9 kg (1.98 lbs.)
AccessoriesIncluded Accessory: AC Adaptor, Owner’s Manual, Cubase AI Download Information, Technical Specifications, Optional Accessory: Mic Stand Adaptor BMS-10A, Foot Switch FC5 Included Accessory: AC Adaptor, Owner’s Manual, Technical Specifications, Optional Accessory: Mic Stand Adaptor BMS-10A
OthersOperating Temperature: 0 to +40˚COperating Temperature: 0 to +40˚C

MG20XU Analog Input Characteristics

Input terminal PAD
26 dB
GAIN Trim
Position
Actual Load
Impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Input level Connector
Sensitivity *1 Nominal Max. before clip
MIC/LINE
1 – 12
OFF +64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mics/Lines
-80 dBu
(0.077 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-40 dBu
(7.75 mV)
Combo
jack*2
(Balanced)
+20 dB -36 dBu
(12. 3 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
+4 dBu
(1.228 V)
ON +38 dB -54 dBu
(1.55 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
-6 dB -10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)
MIC
13/14 – 19/20
- +64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mic
-80 dBu
(0.077 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-40 dBu
(7.75 mV)
XLR-3-31 *3
(Balanced)
+20 dB -36 dBu
(12. 3 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
-6 dBu
(388.2mV)
LINE
13/14 – 15/16
- +38 dB 10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-54 dBu
(1.55 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
Phone jack *5
(Unbalanced)
-6 dB -10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)
LINE
17/18 – 19/20
- +38 dB 10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-54 dBu
(1.55 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
RCA Pin
(Unbalanced)
-6 dB -10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)

MG20XU Analog Output Characteristics

Output Terminals Actual source
impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Output level Connector
Nominal Max. before clip
STEREO OUT [L, R] 75Ω 600Ω Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+24 dBu
(12.28 V)
XLR-3-32 *3
Phone jack *4
(Balanced)
MONITOR OUT [L, R]
GROUP OUT [1 - 4]
AUX SEND [1 - 4]
150Ω 10kΩ Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+20 dBu
(7.750 V)
Phone jack *4
(Impedance Balanced)
PHONES 110Ω 40Ω Phones 3mW + 3mW 100mW + 100mW Stereo phone jack

MG16XU Analog Input Characteristics

Input terminal PAD
26 dB
GAIN Trim
Position
Actual Load
Impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Input level Connector
Sensitivity *1 Nominal Max. before clip
MIC/LINE
1 – 8
OFF +64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mics/Lines
-80 dBu
(0.077 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-40 dBu
(7.75 mV)
Combo
jack *2
(Balanced)
+20 dB -36 dBu
(12. 3 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
+4 dBu
(1.228 V)
ON +38 dB -54 dBu
(1.55 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
-6 dB -10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)
MIC
9/10,
11/12
+64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mic
-80 dBu
(0.077 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-40 dBu
(7.75 mV)
XLR-3-31 *3
(Balanced)
+20 dB -36 dBu
(12. 3 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
-6 dBu
(388.2mV)
LINE
9/10,
11/12
+38 dB 10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-54 dBu
(1.55 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
Phone jack *5
(Unbalanced)
-6 dB -10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)
LINE
13/14 –
15/16
10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-30 dBu
(24.5 mV)
-10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.45 V)
Phone jack *5
RCA Pin
(Unbalanced)

MG16XU Analog Output Characteristics

Output Terminals Actual source
impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Output level Connector
Nominal Max. before clip
STEREO OUT [L, R] 75Ω 600Ω Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+24 dBu
(12.28 V)
XLR-3-32 *3
Phone jack *5
(Balanced)
MONITOR OUT [L, R]
GROUP OUT [1 - 4]
AUX SEND [1 - 4]
150Ω 10kΩ Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+20 dBu
(7.750 V)
Phone jack *4
(Impedance Balanced)
PHONES 110Ω 40Ω Phones 3mW + 3mW 100mW + 100mW Stereo phone jack

MG12XU Analog Input Characteristics

Input terminal PAD
26 dB
GAIN Trim
Position
Actual Load
Impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Input level Connector
Sensitivity *1 Nominal Max. before clip
MIC/LINE
1 – 4
OFF +64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mics/Lines
-80 dBu
(0.077 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-40 dBu
(7.75 mV)
Combo
jack*2
(Balanced)
+20 dB -36 dBu
(12.3 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
+4 dBu
(1.228V)
ON +38 dB -54 dBu
(1.55 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
-6 dB -10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)
MIC
5/6, 7/8
+64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mic
-80 dBu
(0.077 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-40 dBu
(7.75 mV)
XLR-3-31 *3
(Balanced)
+20 dB -36 dBu
(12. 3 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
-6 dBu
(388.2mV)
LINE
5/6, 7/8
+38 dB 10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-54 dBu
(1.55 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
Phone jack *5
(Unbalanced)
-6 dB -10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)
LINE
9/10
10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-30 dBu
(24.5 mV)
-10 dBu
(245 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.45 V)
Phone jack *5
RCA Pin
(Unbalanced)

MG12XU Analog Output Characteristics

Output Terminals Actual source
impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Output level Connector
Nominal Max. before clip
STEREO OUT [L, R] 75Ω 600Ω Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+24 dBu
(12.28 V)
XLR-3-32 *3
Phone jack *4
(Balanced)
MONITOR OUT [L, R]
GROUP OUT [1, 2]
AUX SEND [1, 2]
150Ω 10kΩ Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+20 dBu
(7.750 V)
Phone jack *4
(Impedance Balanced)
PHONES 110Ω 40Ω Phones 3mW + 3mW 100mW + 100mW Stereo phone jack

MG10XU Analog Input Characteristics

Input terminal PAD
26 dB
GAIN Trim
Position
Actual Load
Impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Input level Connector
Sensitivity *1 Nominal Max. before clip
MIC/LINE
1 – 4
OFF +64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mics/Lines
-72 dBu
(0.195 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-40 dBu
(7.75 mV)
Combo
jack *2
(Balanced)
+20 dB -28 dBu
(30.9 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
+4 dBu
(1.228V)
ON +38 dB -46 dBu
(3.884 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-14 dBu
(154.6 mV)
-6 dB -2 dBu
(615.6 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+30 dBu
(24.51 V)
LINE
5/6, 7/8 
10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-22 dBu
(61.56 mV)
-10 dBu
(245.1 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
Phone jack *5 RCA Pin
(Unbalanced)
LINE 9/10 Phone jack *5
(Unbalanced)

MG10XU Analog Output Characteristics

Output Terminals Actual source
impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Output level Connector
Nominal Max. before clip
STEREO OUT [L, R] 75Ω 600Ω Lines
+20 dB
+4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+24 dBu
(12.28 V)
XLR-3-32 *3
Phone jack *5
(Balanced)
MONITOR OUT [L, R]
AUX[FX] SEND
150Ω 10kΩ Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+20 dBu
(7.750 V)
Phone jack *4
(Impedance Balanced)
PHONES 110Ω 40Ω Phones 3mW + 3mW 100mW + 100mW Stereo phone jack

MG06X Analog Input Characteristics

Input terminal PAD
26 dB
GAIN Trim
Position
Actual Load
Impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Input level Connector
Sensitivity *1 Nominal Max. before clip
MIC/LINE
1/L, 2/R
OFF +64 dB 3kΩ 50-600Ω
Mics/Lines
-72 dBu
(0.195 mV)
-60 dBu
(0.775 mV)
-46 dBu
(3.884 mV)
Combo
jack *2
(Balanced)
+20 dB -28 dBu
(30.9 mV)
-16 dBu
(122.8 mV)
-2 dBu
(615.6 mV)
ON +38 dB -46 dBu
(3.884 mV)
-34 dBu
(15.46 mV)
-20 dBu
(77.5 mV)
-6 dB -2 dBu
(615.6 mV)
+10 dBu
(2.451 V)
+24 dBu
(12.283 V)
LINE
3/4, 5/6
10kΩ 600Ω
Lines
-22 dBu
(61.56 mV)
-10 dBu
(245.1 mV)
+4 dBu
(1.228 V)
Phone jack *5
(Unbalanced)

MG06X Analog Output Characteristics

Output Terminals Actual source
impedance
For Use With
Nominal
Output level Connector
Nominal Max. before clip
STEREO OUT [L, R] 75Ω 10kΩ Lines +4 dBu
(1.228 V)
+18 dBu
(6.156 V)
XLR-3-32 *3
Phone jack *4
(Balanced)
PHONES 33Ω 40Ω Phones 2.4mW + 2.4mW 24mW + 24mW Stereo phone jack

Digital Input / Output Characteristics (XU Models)

Output Terminals Format Data Length Fs Connector
USB USB Audio Class 2.0 16 / 24bit 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 88.2 kHz,
96 kHz, 176.4kHz, 192 kHz
USB Standard-B

0dBu is referenced to 0.775Vrms.
*1 Sensitivity is the lowest level that will produce an output of +4dBu (1.228V) or the nominal output level when
the unit is set to maximum gain. (All level controls are maximum position.)
*2 1&Sleeve = GND, 2&Tip = HOT, 3&Ring = COLD
*3 1 = GND, 2 = HOT, 3 = COLD
*4 Tip = HOT, Ring = COLD, Sleeve = GND
*5 Tip = Signal, Sleeve = GND

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