PSRE-W425 touch-sensitive keyboard
The touch-sensitive keyboard and powerful sound engine of the PSR-E473 bring together superb
sound and great feel in an all-new portable instrument. And with a 76-key touch-sensitive keyboard
and functionality that builds on and evolves the legacy of the renowned PSR series of portable keyboards, the PSR-EW425 offers you power and performance that will let you take your music further.
- Touch sensitive keyboard with 76 keys (PSR-EW425) or 61 keys (PSR-E473)
- 820 Voices including Super Articulation Lite Voices
- Premium organ sound created with samples from high-end Yamaha YC Series
- 64-note polyphony
- 290 auto accompaniment Styles
- Quick Sampling function
- Groove Creator function
- USB Audio Recorder
- Assignable real-time Control Knobs, Motion Effect functionality, pitch bend wheel
- Enhanced DSP power with DSP1: 41 types, DSP2: 12 types
- Mega Boost
- Melody Suppressor for both analog and digital audio input
- 12W + 12W amplification (PSR-EW425) / 6W + 6W amplification (PSR-E473)
- 12 cm Bass Reflexed speakers
- Microphone input and Vocal effects; L&R outputs for connecting to a PA system
- USB TO HOST and USB TO DEVICE; USB Audio
Yamaha revamped the control panel and LCD, phased out the numeric keypad, added Direct Category Access buttons.
The optimized control panel makes it quick and easy to access Voices, Styles and functions so that you can focus your time on being creative.
With dedicated buttons, Quick Sampling, and innovative Motion Effect functionality, you can intuitively express the sounds you're hearing in your head.
Live Control Knobs
The two Live Control Knobs make it easy to manipulate and interact with the sound you produce as you play. The ability to set the filter cutoff frequency to change the brightness of the sound and control effects in real time helps bring your performances to life.
The Motion Effect function lets you instantly add effects while you play that can, morph the sound with a filter, create pitch risers, add tape stop effects & slices, or other new dynamic sound effects. All by simply holding down the button!
Pitch bend wheel
Moving the pitch bend wheel up or down changes the note you're playing smoothly, bringing instrument Voices like guitars, sax and trumpet and synthesizers to life, widening your range of expression.
Direct Category Access
Yamaha added Direct Category Access buttons to the user interface. Push the buttons for instantaneous access to the Voices and Styles you need for the musical genre of your choice.
With Groove Creator, buttons and knobs are all you need to create contemporary electronic music and sound like a pro.
Capture sound from outside of your instrument using the AUX input, microphone input or even by importing files from a USB storage device, and then play those sounds directly from your keyboard. The possibilities are endless!
Connect and share
A variety of connectivity options provide all the support you need for practicing, playing, and performing. Plug in a microphone to try your hand at singing while playing, use the Rec'n'Share app to share your music with the world, and hook into PA systems to perform on stage.
Individual L/R output
The PSR-EW425 comes equipped with left and right audio outputs that allow you to easily connect to PA systems and studio equipment - separate from the headphones jack.
Press the Mega Boost button to add +6dB of powerful volume!
This function adds 6dB to the apparent volume set by the volume knob. Adding a boost to the instruments speaker volume allows you to play with others or be heard above the crowd, even without a PA system.
Mic Input & Vocal Effect
Connect a microphone and sing along with your playing while using built-in studio-quality vocal effects, giving you everything you need for a pro-sounding performance.
USB Audio Recording/Interface
Use the USB To Device port to record and play back audio files of your music from USB flash drives.
Use the USB To Host port to send and receive audio and MIDI data to and from computers and smart devices with studio-quality.
Use the Rec'n'Share app to connect your instrument to a smart device, and then create and share audio and video recordings of you playing along with your favorite songs.