Sennheiser EM 9046 8 Channel Receiver


£35,415.00£44,334.98inc VAT

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Sennheiser EM 9046 8 Channel Receiver

Like the legendary Sennheiser EM 1046, the new Sennheiser EM 9046 8 Channel Receiver is destined to become a reference standard throughout the entire broadcast and theatre production industries.

The receiver with its 328 MHz of switching bandwidth covers the UHF range from 470 to 798 MHz, incorporating up to 8 receiving channels in the system units housing.

The highly intuitive icon based user interface provides a complete overview and ease of use via its large TFT display. The frequency setup is easy, no intermodulation calculation required. The receiver is designed for maximum spectral efficiency and transmission safety.
A broad variety of connection options allow for an easy integration into existing audio and IT infrastructure. Modules can be exchanged easily for upgrade and maintenance, making the receiver a future-proof investment.

The EM 9046 can include the following modules:

EM 9046 DRX – Receiver module, digital, true bit diversity, range: 470-798 MHz HD and LR mode
EM 9046 AAO – AF output module, outputs to 8x XLR-3M (balanced transformer) and 1x 25-pin sub D (balanced transformer)
EM 9046 DAO – AF output module, digital, AES3, 44.1-96 kHz, 24-bit, outputs to 8x XLR-3M and 1x 25-pin sub D
EM 9046 DAN – Dante™ module, 2x GBit network, 8x audio out main, 96 kHz, 24 bit
EM 9046 CC – blank cover for audio output slot

If you require a specific set up, please contact us.


  • Fast and easy system setup with an excellent overview
  • 8-channel modular receiver system – tuneable between 470 and 798 MHz
  • Automatic compensation of RF cable loss
  • Antenna loop-through to cascade up to 4 system units
  • Built-in graphical spectrum analyzer and RF level recorder
  • Analog and AES 3 output modules with a signal split of up to 1:6
  • Uncompressed digital audio transmission


What’s in the box?

  • EM 9046
  • 3 mains cable (with EU, UK and US plug)
  • 1 CAT 5 Ethernet cable
  • 1 Instruction manual
  • 1 CD ROM with Wireless System Manager (WSM)
  • 1 CD ROM with intruction manuals

Impedance: matching headphones 2x 100 mW an 32 Ohm

Dimensions: 496 x 449 x 177 mm without handles

Audio-XLR connector:
Analog output module AAO: 8x XLR-3, 1x D-Sub-25 Multicore
Digital output module DAO: AES3: XLR-3: 1x D-Sub-25 Multicore,
Sample Rates: 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz, 88.2 kHz, 96 kHz, 24 bit

Frequency response: 20 – 20000 Hz (± 0,5 dB)

THD, total harmonic distortion: < 0,01 % ; Mode LR : < 0,03 %

Weight: approx. 17 kg Complete with 1 AAO and 1 DAO and 8 DRX

Power consumption: max. 250 W

Storage temperature: -25 ºC to +70 ºC

Operating temperature: -10 ºC to +50 ºC

Number of channels: max. 8

Mode HD: uncompressed audio
Mode LR : SeDAC (Sennheiser Digital Audio Codec)

Power supply: 100 V à 240 V, 50/60 Hz

Antenna connector: 2x N-type

Cascadable: Max. 4 EM 9046

Audio output level (balanced): -10 dBu – +18 dBu in 1 dB steps

Booster: CC 12 V, max. 200 mA

Diversity reception: True Bit Diversity

Dynamic range: 112 dB (A)

Frequency range: 470 – 798 MHz

Digital 9000 Manual

Sennheiser EM 9046 Quick Guide


All orders are delivered via next day tracked carrier. When placing an order please provide a suitable e-mail address and mobile number.

On despatch you will receive a notification from our carriers DPD along with updates right up to the point of delivery.

On the day of delivery you will get an accurate 1 hour time window for the items arrival.

You’ll even be able to contact your driver and track his progress!

Track your parcel here: DPD Tracking

Delivery Rates

We deliver Worldwide!
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Country Delivery Cost Ex vat
UK Mainland £6.66 – Next Day Courier
UK Mainland £2.46 – Royal Mail 2-3 Days
Austria £20
Belgium £15
Bosnia £65
Bulgaria £35
Croatia £30
Czech Republic £25
Denmark £20
Estonia £30
Finland £30
France £15
Germany £15
Greece £35
Hungary £30
Iceland £65
Italy £25
Jersey £25
Latvia £35
Lithuania £35
Luxembourg £15
Netherlands £15
Norway £65
Poland £30
Portugal £30
Republic of Ireland £25
Romania £35
Serbia £65
Slovakia £25
Slovenia £25
Spain £25
Sweden £65
Switzerland £50

Returns Policy:

Not happy with your purchase?
Don’t worry, you can return goods ordered from us at any time within 14 working days of receipt for a full refund or for an exchange for a different product. Before returning any items, notify us so we know what to expect.
All we ask is that you return the items to us in the same condition that we supplied them to you. Please package the items up securely and safely so that they are not damaged during transit. Uuse the original delivery packaging where possible.

We strongly recommend using a recorded or tracked delivery service. Please send the return items to:
Returns, Raycom Ltd, Unit 8 Abbey Court Lane, Abbey Lane, Evesham, WR11 4BY

Returns Terms & Conditions:

Returns of an order for a refund or an exchange:

  • Cost of return – The costs of returning goods to Raycom shall be borne by you, the customer, in all circumstances without exception, unless otherwise agreed upon with Raycom.
  • Loss & damage – Return items must be packed suitably and insured against the event of loss in transit. Raycom Ltd will not be responsible for lost or damaged returned goods. Lost or damaged goods may effect the level of refund on equipment.
  • Delivery costs – The original postage and packaging costs will not be refunded under any circumstances unless agreed with Raycom Ltd
  • Upon receipt of the goods, to Raycom Ltd, and with prior arrangement, we will give you a full refund of the amount paid or an exchange credit as required and agreed

The right to return goods to us will not apply in the following circumstances:

  • in the event that the product has been used, in any way, shape or form, other than limited useage when the goods are unpacked
  • in the case of software, audio or visual products, where the packaging has been unsealed, broken or is incomplete
  • to any products that we have made on special order and or customised specifically for you

The provisions of this clause do not affect your statutory rights. For more information, please see our Terms & Conditions, or should you have a question regarding this policy, please do get in touch.

Cancelling an order:

In accordance with the distance selling regulations, any order with us can be cancelled before we have dispatched your items. In this instance we will refund you in full using the chosen payment method. Terms for our cancellation and returns policy.

If you wish to cancel your order:

  • Notify us by email before we have dispatched the goods to you, or
  • where goods have already been dispatched to you, by returning goods to us in accordance with our returns policy