➜ PFAFF® Creative™ Color Touch Screen
➜ Maxi Stitches
➜ Exclusive Stitch Creator™ Feature
➜ The Original IDT™ System
➜ Integrated Dual Feed only from PFAFF® for over 40 years! Absolutely Even Fabric Feed
➜ Straight Stitch Needle Plate Sensor
Add beautiful accents to your project with stitches and monograms up to 48mm wide.
Exclusive Stitch Creator™ Feature
Create new 9mm stitches or edit built-in stitches for unlimited creativity.
The Original IDT™ System
Integrated Dual Feed only from PFAFF® for over 40 years! Absolutely even fabric feed from both the top and the bottom.
Over 300 Stitches
Be astonished by the fascinating selection of PFAFF® high-quality 9mm stitches – unique embellishments, stitched perfectly.
Large Sewing Space
The PFAFF® performance™ 5.0 sewing machine is the perfect choice for quilters, home decor sewers, fashion enthusiasts – anyone who creates. The sewing area to the right of the needle is supersized for sewing large amounts of fabric or batting.
4 Built-in Stitch Fonts
Choose one of 4 fonts to personalize your project.
Enhanced to provide more control when sewing through thick layers or seaming small pieces.
Raises the presser foot with an easy movement, allowing you to keep your hands on your project.
Creative Signature™ Sewing Programs:
Automatic Presser Foot Lift
Raises the presser foot instantly when the needle is set to stop down and/or at the end of a seam after a thread snip.
Three modes for free-motion quilting, thread painting or darning. Select the best mode for your specifc technique.
Needle Up / Down
Set needle to stop up or down in the fabric for pivoting, appliqué and more.
Buttonhole columns are sewn in the same direction for precise stitch quality.
Start / Stop
Sew without the foot control – Makes sewing long seams, free-motion and buttonholes easy.
37 Needle Positions
For exact placement of your straight stitch.
Stitch Width Safety
Limits stitch width to center needle straight stitch while using straight stitch foot to prevent needle breakage.
Twin Needle Program
Enter twin needle size to automatically adjust the stitch width. See the twin needle stitch on the screen.
Return to the beginning of a stitch or sequence without having to reset any special adjustments you’ve made.
When pressed the machine will tie-off and stop automatically for a quick and easy fnish.
Accessory Feet Included
10 different presser feet for all your basic needs.
PFAFFF® creative™ Color Touch Screen
The clear, high resolution display shows stitches in actual size. The intuitive layout is easy to understand.
Straight Stitch Needle Plate Sensor
Your PFAFF® performance™ 5.0 sewing machine alerts you if you try to select a stitch other than straight stitch when the straight stitch needle plate is attached.
Optimized bright lights illuminate the entire work area with no shadows.
Bobbin Thread Sensor
Alerts you when bobbin thread is low.
Automatically cut top and bobbin threads, pulling thread ends to the back side of fabric.
Quick Help System
Touch the quick help icon for instant information.
Adjust sewing speed and your PFAFF® performance™ 5.0 sewing machine remembers your preferred setting until turned off.
Save your personal stitches and sequences in a folder to sew them again whenever you wish.
Stylus Holder Built-In
Keeps your stylus at your fngertips.
Download the latest program version from the internet; update quickly with a USB stick.
Choose from different languages in the Settings menu. Make sure your PFAFF® performance™ 5.0 sewing machine speaks the same language you do.