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Yamaha Portable Keyboard PSR-E473/PSR-EW425

Yamaha Portable Keyboard PSR-E473/PSR-EW425 | tutorial video 01. Seletcting VOICEplay button

Yamaha Portable Keyboard PSR-E473/PSR-EW425 | tutorial video 01. Seletcting VOICE

Yamaha Portable Keyboard PSR-E473/PSR-EW425 | tutorial video 02. Using DSP effectsplay button

Yamaha Portable Keyboard PSR-E473/PSR-EW425 | tutorial video 02. Using DSP effects

Yamaha Portable Keyboard PSR-E473/PSR-EW425 | tutorial video 03. Using LIVE CONTROL knobsplay button

Yamaha Portable Keyboard PSR-E473/PSR-EW425 | tutorial video 03. Using LIVE CONTROL knobs

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Yamaha's PSR-E473 portable keyboard opens up a world of possibilities for musicians at any level. This 61-key keyboard boasts 820 instrument voices and 290 accompaniment styles to inspire your creativity. Whether you're just starting out or an experienced player looking to expand your skills, the PSR-E473 provides interactive features that make practice and performance more fun.

Onboard Groove Creator lets you construct original beats

Get your creative juices flowing with the Groove Creator, which gives you control over intros, sections changes and climaxes in real time. Layer rhythms and build your own custom beats to play along with the keyboard's wide range of voices and styles. The PSR-E473's portability means you can craft beats anywhere inspiration strikes.

Quick Sampling allows you to capture and play back audio clips

Add richness to your playing using the Quick Sampling function to record and instantly play back audio clips. Connect an external mic to capture vocals or ambient sounds and trigger them on the fly for unique layered performances. This feature, combined with the keyboard's built-in DSP effects, helps you achieve a professional, polished sound.

Pitch bend wheel and Live Control knobs provide expressive control

Shape your sound in real time using the pitch bend wheel and two assignable Live Control knobs. Bend notes up or down, add modulation effects, control volume and more. The PSR-E473's interactive features put musical expression right at your fingertips for an immersive playing experience.

Additional highlights include Mega Boost button, USB connectivity and Style Expansion Memory

Turn up the volume in an instant with the Mega Boost button, which provides a 6dB boost for more powerful and dynamic sound. A USB TO HOST port lets you connect to your computer to transfer MIDI and audio data. Expand the keyboard's style library using the Style Expansion Memory. With so many options for customization and connectivity, the PSR-E473 is ideal for both practice and performance.

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Included accessories
  • Owner’s Manual
  • AC adaptor* (PA-300C or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha) *May not be included depending on your area
  • Music rest
  • Online member product registration

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Size/Weight
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 39-1/16" x 15-7/8" x 5-3/8"
  • Weight: 15 lb., 7 oz (not including batteries)
Control Interface
    Keyboard
    • Number of keys: 61
    • Touch response: Soft, medium, hard, fixed
    Other controllers
    • Pitch bend wheel: Yes
    • Knobs: Two
    Panel
    • Language: English
    Voices
    • Polyphony (max.): 64
    • Compatibility: GM, XGlite
    Tone Generation
    • Tone generation technology: AWM stereo sampling
    Preset
    • Number of voices: 820 (294 panel voices + 28 drum/SFX kits + 40 arpeggio + 458 XGlite voices)
    Effects
    • Reverb: 12
    • Chorus: Five
    • Master EQ: Four
    • DSP: DSP1:41, DSP2:12
    Accompaniment Styles
    • External Styles: 10
    • Compatibility: Style File Format (SFF)
    Preset
    • Number of styles: 290
    • Fingering: Multi finger, Smart Chord
    • Style control: ACMP ON/OFF, SYNC START, SYNC STOP, START/STOP, INTRO/ENDING/rit., MAIN/AUTO FILL, TRACK ON/OFF
    Other Features
    • One Touch Setting (OTS): Yes
    Groove Creator
    Preset
    • Number of grooves: 35
    • Number of Sections: Five (four Sections + one Musical Climax/ending)
    Songs (MIDI)
      Preset
      • Number of preset songs: 30
      Recording
      • Number of Songs: 10
      • Number of Tracks: Six (five melody + one style/Groove Creator)
      • Data Capacity: Approx. 19,000 notes (when only “melody” tracks are recorded)
      Format
      • Playback: SMF (formats 0 & 1)
      • Recording: Original File Format (SMF 0 conversion function)
      USB Audio Recorder
      • Recording time (max.): 80 minutes (approx. 0.9GB) per song
      • Playback and recording format: WAV (44.1kHz, 16-bit, stereo)
      Quick Sampling
      • Sampling type: One shot, loop
      • Samples (preset/user): Four
      • Sampling time: Approx. 9.6 seconds
      • Sampling sources: AUX IN, MIC INPUT, USB audio interface, WAV format files
      • Sampling format: Original File Format (16-bit, stereo)
      • Sampling Rate: 44.1kHz
      Functions
        Voices
        • Dual: Yes
        • Split: Yes
        • Harmony: 26
        • Arpeggio: 152
        • Articulation: Yes
        Registration Memory
        • Number of buttons: Eight banks of four buttons
        • Control: Freeze
        Overall Controls
        • Metronome: Yes
        • Tempo range: 11–280
        • Transpose: -12 to 0, 0 to +12
        • Tuning: 427–440–453Hz (approx. 0.2Hz increments)
        • Octave button: Yes
        • Scale types: Five
        Miscellaneous
        • PIANO button: Yes
        • Demo: Yes
        • Melody suppressor: Yes
        • Crossfade: Yes
        • USB audio interface: 44.1kHz, 16-bit, stereo
        • Motion effect: 57
        • Mega boost: Two steps (approx. +3dB and +6dB)
        Storage and Connectivity
        • Storage
        • Internal memory: Approx. 1.72MB
        • External drives: USB flash drive
        Connectivity
        • DC IN: 12V
        • Headphones: Standard stereo phone jack
        • Microphone: Yes
        • Sustain Pedal: Yes
        • AUX IN: Stereo mini jack
        • OUTPUT: Standard stereo phone jacks: L/L+R, R
        • USB TO DEVICE: Yes
        • USB TO HOST: Yes
        Sound System
        • Amplifiers: 6W + 6W
        • Speakers: 12 cm x 2
        Power Supply
        • AC adaptor: PA-150 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha (Output: DC 12V, 1.5A)
        • Batteries: Six AA alkaline (LR6), manganese (R6) or Ni-MH rechargeable (HR6) batteries
        • Power consumption: 9W (when using PA-150 AC adaptor)
        • Auto power off: Yes