ha PSR E423 61 Key Portable Keyboard offers several innovative features. The basic features for learning to play -- like the Yamaha Portable Grand and Yamaha Education Suite -- and features for when it's time to perform, like synthesizer Control Knobs for real-time control of filter, effects, sound envelope and Style tempo. The Arpeggiator provides an expanded 150 different patterns and 40 arpeggio Voices. These easy-to-use professional features, along with its new black body, set this keyboard apart from others in its class.
Control Knobs, Arpeggiator and Pitch Bend
Most of the features of the PSR-E423 have been enhanced over its predecessor. Two control knobs provide real-time control for filtering the main melody tone, and changing the tempo of the arpeggio just like an analog synthesizer. The Pitch Bend wheel brings Voices like the Sax and Trumpet to life.
Improved Arpeggio Function
Tap into instant inspiration with the Arpeggio function which has been improved for smoother playability. New hold mode and allocated key-range will free your hands for playing with both hands. It provides an expanded150 patterns that automatically generate even more useful phrases that change depending on the notes and chords you play.
A Variety of New Dynamic Voices
Dynamic Voices usually found on high-end workstations, are now on the new PSR-E423. There are two different waveforms that change depending on how hard you play the keyboard, this allows more expression on Voices such as overdriven or nylon guitar. High quality Voices, from acoustic instruments to electric sounds, have been expanded to 700 varieties. All of these high-quality Voices sound even better through the bass-enhanced 2-way speakers.
Wider World Content and 174 Varieties of Styles with Auto-backing Mode
Arabic, Indian and Chinese content has been added to Styles, Rhythm and Voices. With our high-quality Styles and Voices, you'll sound like you have a professional backing band behind you.
Extended Flash Memory, Connectivity to PC via USB
4 times more flash memory has been added to the PSR-E423 so you can play along with your favorites transferred from a PC.
Buy the PSR-E423 keyboard itself, or in a complete package (YAM PSRE423 PAK) with all the accessories you need to get off to the perfect start. Package includes:
Power supplyStereo headphonesInstructional DVDBonus couponsFootswitch2-year extended warranty
Yamaha PSR E423 Specifications:Keyboard:Number of Keys: 61 Keyboard-style keysTouch Response: YesVoiceNumber of Voices:EffectReverb/ Chorus: 9 types/ 4 typesPreset Master EQ: 5 typesDual/ Split: Yes/ YesHarmony / Echo: 26 typesArpeggio: 150 typesStylePreset / User: 174 / YesSections: Intro / Ending / Main A / Main B / Fill AB / Fill BAFingering: MultiSongPlayback: #Preset Songs 30 (30 onboard, 70 CD-ROM)Compatible File Format: SMFRecording Number of Songs: 5 (Max)Number of Tracks: 6 (5Melody + 1Chord)Realtime/ Step/ Edit: Yes/ No/ NoUser Song to SMF Converter: NoScore Display: NoEasy Song Arranger: YesMusic Database Overall ControlNumber of Songs: 305Tempo/ Metronome: YesTranspose/ Tuning: -12 to 0, 0 to +12/ +-100 centsPitch Bend Range: 1 to 12LessonType: Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.) Waiting,Your tempo,Minus oneRepeat and Learn: YesChord Dictionary: YesPerformance assistant technology: ChordOne Touch Setting: Yes (Incl. Voice List)Registration Memory: 2 Pads x 8 BanksControllerPitch Bend Wheel: YesControl Knobs: Yes, Knobs x 2Pedal: Sustain (Option)DisplayType: Custom LCD/92mm x 42mmBacklit: Yes (Blue LED)Storage: Flash Memory XG/XF Songs Yes (1.8MB)Outboard Song Style: YesContent Others: YesCabinet Key Cover Style: SlidingPC ConnectivitySong Transfer: YesInteractive (DMN/Hi-Chao): YesAux. Jacks DC IN: DC IN, Phones (/Output), Pedal(Sutain), USB TO HOST(MIDI)Amp and Speakers: 2.5W+2.5W/12cmandtimes;2 + 3cmx2