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Join the ranks of the other "5" power chords with this "E" chord variation.
This is the E5 power chord with the root played on the 12th fret, 6th / Low E string.
This is a 3 finger version of the E5 power chord played with the 5th string root.
This is an open version of the E5 power chord. The root note is the open 6th / Low E string.
This popular voicing of E5 omits the G string.
This is one possible way to play an "open" E5 power chord.
Notice how open strings are included in this E5 voicing.
This voicing combines three fretted notes with the low, open E string.
This open E5 power chord features a barre played by the first finger.
This thick, heavy voicing for E5 is a favorite among metal guitarists.
The fifth of this E5 power chord is played in the bass.
This voicing for E5 is played in second position.
This open E5 power chord features a B note fretted by the first finger.
This chord diagram for E5 represents the 6 lowest strings of a 7 string guitar.
This is a possible fingering for an "open" E5 power chord
This E5 power chord combines the low open E string with notes in seventh position.
This is a 3 string E5 power chord played in 12th position.
This is an inverted E5 power chord. The fifth of the chord (B) is the lowest note.
This E5 power chord is played with a B bass note.
Use fingers 1 and 4 to fret this E5 chord.
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The E5 guitar chord can also be played in other tunings: