The EM5000S can power a wide variety of appliances in your home. Check the applications tab for more examples.
Honda's exclusive iAVR technology ensures a consistent flow of power regardless of the load. This translates into stable power for sensitive equipment and a more reliable power source for you.Learn More
Honda exclusive iAVR technology lets the generator operate well above its maximum rating for up to 10 seconds to start high initial amp draw equipment.Learn More
Honda’s innovative iGX series engines deliver exactly what you’ve always wanted: reliable, optimal performance. These intelligent computer-controlled engines operate automatically with much better, simpler, and faster controls.Learn More
Choose between using both 120 and 240 Volts, or 120 Volts only. This allows for the total generator output to be available through any of the 120 volt outlets, limited only by the capacity of the individual outlet. This enables you to power units with larger wattage requirements.Learn More
Wide, positive lock folding handles offer convenient transport and storage and a more compact unit.
You can rest easy, knowing your generator is covered from top to bottom for 3 full years.
Runs approximately 11.2 hours at half load and 8.1 hours at full load. This makes the EM5000S great for overnight power.
Recoil back-up is also included.
The EM5000S is easy to maneuver and transport.
Use when charging 12-volt automotive type batteries. (Requires an optional charging cord.)
Protects the generator by shutting the engine off when low oil is detected.
The EM5000 offers 2 duplex outlets with GFCI protection.
Allows for convenient starting of your generator from a remote location.
Protects the generator from being overloaded.
120/240V 5000W max. (41.2/20.8A) / 4500W rated (37.5/18.6A)
7000W (58.3/29.2A) for 10 sec.
20A 125V GFCI Duplex (2), 30A 125V Locking Plug, 30A 125/250V Locking Plug
12V, 100W (8.3A)
Electric & Recoil
Fuel Tank Capacity
Run Time per Tankful
8.1 hrs.@ rated load, 11.2 hrs. @ 1/2 load
Dimensions (L x W x H)
41.1" x 27.8" x 28.3"
66 dB(A) @ rated load; 63 db(A) @ 50% load
This generator can power the following common applications. Please note: not all applications can be powered simultaneously. For more help, see our power needs page.
- Refrigerator or Freezer (Energy Star)
- Microwave Oven
- Furnace Fan, gas or fuel oil
- Sump Pump
- TV / DVD
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Garage Door Opener
- Incandescent Lights