Pfaff Performance 5

Original price was: $5,999.00.Current price is: $4,999.00.

The Pfaff Performance 5.0 sewing machine is the perfect choice for quilters, home decor sewers, fashion enthusiasts – every creative sewist.


We also stock a range of accessories and spare parts for this machine.

Need help? Call us on 0411 789 144 and speak to one of our machine experts.

Pfaff Performance 5


The Performance 5.0 sewing machine is breathtakingly beautiful and with its sublime lines it offers a supersized sewing space for sewing large amounts of fabric or batting.


Optimized bright light ensures no shadows on the work area and gives you a perfect view of your sewing details.


Precision down to the last detail.


A fascinating selection of the original PFAFF 9mm Stitches and Maxi Stitches up to 48mm wide is just waiting to be discovered. Combine them and sew in one step repeatedly.


The brilliant, intuitive creative Color Touch Screen shows stitches in actual size and makes selecting your stitch a pleasure.


With side motion sewing you can add beautiful accents to your project with stitches and monograms up to 48mm wide.


Integrated Dual Feed only from PFAFF for over 40 years! Absolutely even fabric feed from both the top and the bottom.


Choose one of the beautiful fonts to personalize your project and combine it with your favorite decorative stitch.


Sewing Machine Features

PFAFF creative Color Touch Screen

The clear, high resolution display shows stitches in actual size. The intuitive design is easy to understand.

Sensor for Straight Stitch Needle Plate

Your 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.

Quick Help System

Touch the quick help icon for instant information.

Screen Saver with Start-Up Screen

Start-up screen will be displayed as a screen saver ten minutes after the last touch.

Personal Menu

Save your personal stitches and sequences in a folder to sew them again whenever you wish.

Bobbin Thread Sensor

Alert you when bobbin thread is low.

Separate Bobbin Winding Motor

Wind a bobbin while sewing or embroidering without having to unthread the needle.

Stylus Holder Built-In

Keeps your stylus at your fingertips.


Update your performance 5.0 sewing machine easily via the Internet.

Sewing Features

Over 300 Unique, Beautiful, High-Quality 9mm Stitches

Including some that look like vintage hand work.

Maxi Stitches

Up to 48mm wide built-in stitches for beautiful embellishment.

4 Built-in Stitch Fonts

Choose a font to personalize your project.

Exclusive Stitch Creator Feature

Create new 9mm stitches or edit built-in stitches for unlimited creativity.

Creative signature Sewing Programs

Including tapering on all 9mm stitches, single stitch program, patchwork program, stitch positioning, and stitch density to customize your work.

Free-motion Modes

Three modes for free-motion quilting, thread painting or darning. Select the best mode for your specific technique.

Automatic Feed Dog Drop

The feed dogs are lowered or raised automatically depending on the stitch/technique selected.


Save your stitches and/or sequences in one of 30 memories.