Yamaha Loudspeaker VKE Series VKE2012

A durable loudspeaker system for installed sound applications in entertainment facilities, with PA-style looks and sound quality, the VKE2012 features a two-way bass reflex design, a 1.4” compression driver for high frequencies, and a 12” cone driver for low frequencies.

  • Reproducible frequency range (-10 dB): 55 Hz – 20 kHz
  • Generous allowable input: 1400 W
  • Maximum sound pressure suitable for professional audio applications: 127 dB SPL
  • Nominal dispersion angle ideal for horizontal hanging installation: 70° horizontal × 100° vertical
  • Multiple rigging points (six)
  • Equipped with a pole socket (bottom, 35 mm) and a handle (one at top rear) for temporary installation


Enclosures that combine durability and beauty

Yamaha VKE Series: Enclosures that combine durability and beauty

The front surface of the durable 15-mm thick plywood cabinet features a jewel-cut grille with a subtle beauty. The logo mounted on the grille can also be rotated with a single touch to suit the orientation with which the speaker is installed.



Sound quality suitable for professional use

Yamaha VKE Series: Sound quality suitable for professional use

The meticulously designed, carefully selected and customized transducers with high sensitivity and high output delivers a maximum sound pressure level of 129 dB (*).

* VKE2015 = 129 dB / VKE2012 = 127 dB / VKE2010 = 126 dB (peak @ 1 m)




Rigging points that enable flexible installation

VKE speakers feature rigging points that allow them to be hung vertically or horizontally.

*Use general-purpose fittings that are compatible with 100mm screw hole spacing.

They are also equipped with a handle on the back and a 35-mm pole socket on the bottom, making them suitable for temporary use.

Yamaha VKE Series: Vertical


Yamaha VKE Series: Horizontal


Yamaha VKE Series: Rotatable logo

Rotatable logo


Coverage angle ideal for installed applications

The high-frequency driver is equipped with a 100 degree vertical and 70 degree horizontal constant directivity horn. It provides the coverage angle optimized for horizontal suspension in installed applications.


Yamaha VKE Series: Horizontal Coverage Angle

Horizontal Coverage Angle

Yamaha VKE Series: Vertical Coverage Angle

Vertical Coverage Angle

Speaker type2-way Speaker, Bass-reflex
ComponentsLFDiameter: 12” cone
HF1.4” compression driver
Nominal impedance8 Ω
Frequency range (-10dB)55 Hz - 20 kHz (*1)
Crossover1.5 kHz
Coverage areaH70° x V100°
Power ratingNOISE350 W
PGM700 W
PEAK1400 W
SPLSensitivity (1W; 1m on axis)96 dB SPL (*1)
Peak (Calculated)127 dB SPL (*2)
I/O connectorsNeutrik Speakon NL4MP x1
Cabinet materialPlywood
FinishPU painting, Black
RiggingM10 x2 -P100 mm 3 places (Top/Sides)
Pole socketΦ35 mm x1 (Bottom)
Included AccessoriesOwner's Manual
DimensionsW372 mm
H600 mm
D395 mm
Net weight19.9 kg