Precise and precise audio for mixing and mastering. Yamaha's HS8 Active Studio Monitor is a premium near-field studio monitor with an 8 "cone woofer complete with a 1" dome tweeter. The HS8 studio monitor provides an extended frequency response for optimal audio fidelity, capturing every nuance from your audio source. High definition audio is ideal for mixing and mastering applications, recreating sound without losing detail. The flat response stays true to the original sound, allowing you to get the best mix possible.