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Pros and Cons of Yamaha P115


Yamaha P115 is one of the best digital portable pianos that are available in the market today. They have features which are almost similar to that of a traditional acoustic piano. With advanced technology and renewed style, Yamaha has once again made it possible to obtain a very good user experience through its range of pianos. Yamaha P115 has countless rhythms, voices and accompaniments which add up to make playing of this instrument much more exciting. Yamaha P 115 is a 88 key instrument with a keyboard that incorporates the Graded Hammer Standard style. The keys further come with a matte finish due to which they are less slippery when one plays on it for extended periods of time.

In order to portray the dynamics and expressions of the tone clearly, the P 115 makes use of a pure CF sound engine which has a built in revolutionary sampling technology. This technology is responsible to bring out the expressions and dynamics of the tone clearly. It allows for 14 different voices including the CFIIIS 9’ concert grand piano and a 192 – note polyphony that makes it possible to enjoy a smooth rendering of notes.

PROS – The Yamaha P115 features a 88 note grand hammer standard keyboard. It has a dual mode for side by side display. It has a Pre CF sound engine and an increased 192 note polyphony. It has a fantastic sound boost feature, intelligent acoustic control and an exclusive digital piano controller app for iOS. All these features make it worthwhile to invest in a Yamaha P155 piano.

CONS – The Yamaha P115 does not have a direct MIDI and this poses a major problem. On board LCD monitor is absent in this device. The device is designed in such a way that one cannot save settings without an iOS device. It has very less number of status LEDs also.