The Yamaha YPT-260 Portable Keyboard is big on features but compact in size. Ideal for younger, newer players the YPT-260 packs in 400 high quality sounds, 130 auto accompaniment styles, a suite of effects, lesson functionality and a lot more. This is one impressive little instrument that can help a musical seed grow into something wonderful.
Suitable for all styles
The YPT-260 packs in an incredible 400 high quality sounds including 384 different instruments and 16 drum and sound effects kits. This means that you can play a huge amount of styles from classic piano to organs, esembles such as strings and choirs right through to synthesizers and instruments from around the world. The 32 not polyphony means that 32 notes can be pressed at once so that no sound will be cut out when you are performing.
130 different auto accompaniment styles provide rich backing and feature one touch functionality so you can be up and running in no time, even with very little playing experience. The Yamaha Education Suite also provides onboard lessons to help guide you through the built in 112 songs whilst making learning a richer, more rewarding experience. As an additional bonus once you have purchased the YPT-260 you will have access to download the Easy Song Book from Yamaha's website for free!
The YPT-260 Portable Keyboard includes a 'dual-hands' mode which splits the keyboard in the middle so that each side uses the same range. This is a very useful feature for when a student and teacher need to sit next to each other for lesson environments. Other excellent features include the ability to connect an audio player such as a smartphone or iPod device to listen to or play along with music using the internal speakers.
For younger learners the Yamaha YPT-260 Portable Keyboard delivers powerful learning capability mixed with lots of fun and variation. Yamaha have been the masters of quality home keyboard production for decades and the YPT-260 makes it easy to understand why.
Manufacturer Yamaha Model YPT-260 Portable Keyboard Dimensions (H x W x D) 106 x 940 x 317mm Weight 4.0kg Colour Black Keyboard Number of Keys 61 Display Type: LCD display
Panel Language: English
Tone Generation Tone Generating Technology: AWM Stereo Sampling Polyphony Number of Polyphony (Max.): 32 Preset Number of Voices: 384 Voices + 16 drum/SFX kits Effects Types: Reverb (9 Types); Chorus (5 Types); Master EQ (6 Types); Ultra-Wide Stereo (3 Types)
Functions: Panel Sustain
Accompaniment Styles Number of Preset Styles: 130
Fingering: Multi Finger
Style Control: ACMP ON/OFF, SYNC START, START/STOP, INTRO/ENDING/rit, MAIN/AUTO FILL
Other Features: One Touch Setting (OTS)
Number of Preset Songs 112 (including Chord Study: 12) Recording Number of Songs: 1
Number of Tracks: 1
Data Capacity: Approx. 300 notes
Compatible Data Format Recording: Original File Format
Functions Lesson/Guide: [1 LISTEN & LEARN], [2 TIMING], [3 WAITING], [A-B REPEAT], [CHORD DICTIONARY] Overall Controls Metronome: Yes
Tempo Range: 11 - 280
Transpose: -12 to 0, 0 to +12
Tuning: 427.0 - 440.0 - 453.0 Hz (approx.0.2Hz Increments)
Miscellaneous PIANO Button: Yes (Portable Grand Button) Connectivity DC IN: 12 V
Headphones: Standard stereo phone jack (PHONES/OUTPUT)
Sustain Pedal: Yes
AUX IN: Stereo Mini Jack
Amplifiers 2.5W + 2.5W Speakers 12cm x 2 Power Supply Power Consumption: 6 W (When using PA-130 AC adaptor)
Auto Power Off Function: Yes
Adaptors: AC Adaptor PA-130, PA-3C, or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha
Batteries: Six 1.5 V "AA" size alkaline (LR6), manganese (R6) or six 1.2 V "AA" size Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (HR6)
Included Accessories Music Rest
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