PFAFF Performance 5.0
(Ex Display with Full Warranty)

A passion for sewing reveals ones true self. Beautiful fabrics that inspire your imagination to run free. Creations that show a love of detail and desire to achieve professional-looking results. You need a sewing machine that delights you – one that offers room for new ideas and possibilities.


PFAFF®creative™ Colour Touch Screen – The clear, high resolution display shows stitches in actual size. The intuitive layout is easy to understand.
Maxi Stitches – Add beautiful accents to your project with stitches and monograms up to 48mm wide.
4 Built-in Stitch Fonts – Choose one of 4 fonts to personalize your project.
Over 300 Stitches – Be astonished by the fascinating selection of PFAFF® high-quality 9mm stitches. Unique embellishments, stitched perfectly.
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.
Optimized Feeding – Enhanced to provide more control when sewing through thick layers or seaming small pieces.
Large Sewing Space – The PFAFF®performance™ 5.0 sewing machine is the perfect choice for quilters, home decor sewers, fashion enthusiasts and anyone who creates. The sewing area to the right of the needle is supersized for sewing large amounts of fabric or batting.
Electronic Knee-Lift – Raises the presser foot with an easy movement, allowing you to keep your hands on your project.
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.
Free-Motion Modes – Three modes for free-motion quilting, thread painting or darning. Select the best mode for your specific technique.
Needle Up/Down – Set needle to stop up or down in the fabric for pivoting, appliqué and more.
Sensormatic Buttonhole – 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 centre 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.
Stitch Restart – Return to the beginning of a stitch or sequence without having to reset any special adjustments you’ve made.
Immediate Tie-Off – When pressed the machine will tie-off and stop automatically for a quick and easy finish.
Accessory Feet Included – 10 different presser feet for all your basic needs.
LED Lights – Optimized bright lights illuminate the entire work area with no shadows.
Bobbin Thread Sensor – Alerts you when bobbin thread is low.
Thread Snips – 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.
Speed Ranges – Adjust sewing speed and your PFAFF®performance™ 5.0 sewing machine remembers your preferred setting until turned off.
Personal Menu – 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 fingertips.
Updateable – Download the latest program version from the internet; update quickly with a USB stick.
Languages – Choose from different languages in the Settings menu. Make sure your PFAFF®performance™ 5.0 sewing machine speaks the same language you do.

Included Accessories

Presser Feet

0A – Standard presser foot for IDT™ system
1A – Fancy stitch foot for IDT™ system
2A – Fancy stitch foot
3 – Blindhem foot for IDT™ system
4 – Zipper foot for IDT™ system
5A – Sensormatic buttonhole foot
5M – Manual buttonhole foot
6A – Embroidery/Sensormatic free-motion foot
1/4” quilting foot for IDT™ system

Other Accessories

Thread net (2)
Edge guide
Felt pad (2)
Seam ripper
Spool cap, large (2)
Spool cap, medium
Spool cap, small
Multi-purpose tool
Bobbins (5)
Straight stitch needle plate
Foot control
Power cord
Microfiber cloth

PFAFF Performance 5.0