Yamaha PSR-E453 61-Key Portable Keyboard


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The Yamaha 6PSR-E453 Portable Keyboard offers a 1-key touch response keyboard with powerful on-board speakers and easy-to-use professional features including assignable Live Controllers, DJ pattern mode, and USB to Device connectivity.

The PSR-E453 features 758 high quality voices including 8 Sweet! voices and 3 Cool! voices which use Yamaha's advanced sampling technologies to capture the realism and specific characteristics of each sound. 48-note polyphony allows for the performance of complex passages without dropped notes.

Assignable real-time controllers, DSP effects, and pitch bend
Two assignable, real-time controllers let you filter and adjust your sound just like an analogue synthesizer. 10 brand new DSP effects can be assigned and controlled in real time for dynamic and expressive live performance. The pitch bend wheel adjusts the pitch of the sound bringing voices like the Guitar, Sax and Trumpet to life.

Connectivity with audio and MIDI capabilities
The PSR-E453 features audio transfer through the USB TO HOST terminal*. You can record your performance to your computer or smart device. Connecting to your iOS device adds a new dimension of MIDI control with apps.

Connect an external audio player to the AUX IN jack and you can play along with your favourite tunes. The built-in, advanced Melody Suppressor lowers the volume of vocals and melody lines of the original recordings, leaving that part open for you to play**.

*For iOS device connection, refer to the "iPhone / iPad Connection Manual"
**Depending on the song, the volume of the melody part may not be affected.

Pattern function to create your own grooves
The Pattern function puts a wealth of powerful loops and beats at your fingertips, allowing you to instantly create dynamically varied music on the fly. And, for even more authentic performance, try the Crossfade and Retrigger functions.

Arpeggio function
Tap into instant inspiration with the Arpeggio function, which has been improved for smoother playability. Hold Mode and Allocated key-range free your hands, allowing you to improvise over the pattern. The 150 Arpeggio patterns adjust and morph around the notes and chords you play on the keyboard allowing for almost limitless creativity.

Worldwide sounds expand your musical horizons
A rich collection of ethnic sounds and scale tunings allow you to enjoy many styles of music from around the world, including Latin, Indian, Arabic, African, Chinese and more.

Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.)
Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.) is an advanced set of helpful learning tools built into the instrument, letting you teach yourself how to play and perform regardless of your ability. Choose from nine step-by-step lessons for left, right, or both hands. Y.E.S. helps you master a song with ease.

Music Database
Get off to a flying start—choose a song and the Music Database automatically selects the best accompaniment and voices for you to start playing immediately.

USB to Device terminal
The USB to Device terminal on the instrument lets you load and save your settings and songs to a USB flash drive and transfer data from your PC.

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Amplifier 6 W + 6 W (When using PA-150 AC adaptor)
Songs Number of Preset Songs: 30
Presets 237 panel Voices + 24 Drum/SFX kits + 40 Arpeggio + 457 XGlite Voices
Power Supply AC Adaptor (PA-150 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha) or batteries (Six“AA”size alkaline (LR6), manganese (R6) or Ni-MH rechargeable batteries)
Polyphony 48 voice
Metronome Tempo Range 11–280
Memory Internal Memory: Approx. 1.29 MB
Effects Reverb, Chorus, DSP, Master EQ, Harmony
Dimensions 37-1/4"W x 5-1/2"H x 15-15/16”D
Controllers Pitch Bend
Weight 14 lbs 9 oz. (excluding batteries)
Number of Keys 61
Sound Engine Type AWM Stereo Sampling
Arpeggiator Yes
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for one year and labor for 90 days from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.