Barix Exstreamer P5



Manufacturer:    Barix
SKU: 2010.9104 Categories: , Tag

The Barix Exstreamer P5 is an integrated IP audio decoder and amplifier device used to convert (decode) IP audio streams. This device is used for direct connection to a traditional 8ohm speaker within commercial audio installations. In short, the Barix Exstreamer P5 offers a cost effective option it create IP speakers with flexibility of IP speaker choice and design.

The Barix Exstreamer P5 can be configured to be used in both SIP and Non-SIP network communication environments.

£235.50 ex.VAT (£282.60 inc.VAT)

Product Details


The Barix Exstreamer P5 is an IP audio decoder with an integrated amplifier used for direct connection of a traditional 8ohm speaker. Create your own IP speaker….. This proposition offers a flexible alternative to dedicated single form factor IP speakers, enabling choice of speaker design, colour and size, often at a lower cost.

Use the Barix Exstreamer P5 to decode audio streams from an IP audio source – eg. Internet Radio, IP music, IP paging, public address (pa) / tannoy Background Music (BGM) or SIP IP telephony.

Abletek Note: We have installed Barix Exstreamer P5 devices within many of our own commercial audio projects. Create your choice of IP speaker… Used to connect to different types and designs of traditional speakers (ceiling, wall, horn, projector or column).

Key Features

  • Browser based GUI for admin, config and control
  • Integrated amplified audio output 1 x 5W (8 Ohm)
  • PoE (Power over Ethernet)
  • AACplus, MP3, Ogg Vorbis, G.711, PCM Decoding
  • IP Streaming via TCP, UDP, RTP, Multicast
  • RS-485 Serial Port

Why Barix Exstreamer?

The Barix Exstreamer P5 is manufactured within a solid housing. This device is a fully featured IP audio decoder amplifier used extensively within commercial audio installations offering:

  • IP audio routing / distribution (decoder)
  • Direct amplified audio outputs (create your own IP speaker/s)
  • Multiroom IP Audio System Receiver
  • Instore Audio Player
  • Internet Radio Receiver
  • SIP and IP Paging Zone Device
  • Digital Annunciator, Message Player, Message Repeater
  • Generic VoIP decoder for IP Paging and announcement applications
  • Commercial Audio Streaming Application


  • Power supply via 802.3af (PoE) Ethernet, 15 Watt max
  • 10V supply output to in-room control


  • 10/100Mbps auto
  • RJ-45 connector with integrated Link/Activity LED
  • Protocols: TCP/IP, UDP, RTP, SIP, DHCP
  • ES-100/spkr (Ethersound, output, no daisy-chain) support

Analog Output

  • Amplified output, short circuit and overload protected
  • Output power: 5WRMS (8 Ohm), 2,5WRMS (16 Ohm)
  • Frequency response (-3dB): 20Hz ..12kHz (8 Ohm)
  • 25Hz ..20kHz (16 Ohm)
  • SNR (-3dBFS): -90 dB (8 Ohm), -75 dB (16 Ohm)
  • THD <0.7% (8 Ohm), <0.3% (16 Ohm)

Audio formats

  • MP3 CBR/VBR, up to 320 kbps, 8..48 kHz sample freq
  • AAC-HE (AAC, AAC plus, AAC plus V2)
  • WMA (up to version 9)
  • Ogg Vorbis
  • PCM linear 16bit @8, 16, 22.05, 24, 32, 44.1, 48 kHz
  • G.711, uLaw, aLaw (sample rates same as PCM)

Control Interface (RJ45)

  • Direct support for Barix VSC (Volume Source Control)
  • RS-485, 300..230‘400 Baud asynchronous
  • IR input on separate line
  • 10V supply output for in-room control

IR Interface

  • IR via serial port interface connection
  • Supports Barix IR receiver (with adapter) and VSC


  • Aluminum case, 300g, with mounting wings for direct wall mounting

Dimensions (W x H x D)

  • 108x38x78.7mm (4.25×1.5×3.1 inch) plus mounting wings


  • Min. 440 000h, calculated acc. to MIL217F at 25°C

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