Yamaha S70XS synthesizer with 76 note weighted keyboard

Yamaha S70XS synthesizer with 76 note weighted keyboard

Product code: yams70xs

Players, take note. You want the ultimate keyboard instrument for performing and creating? We've put it all together for you. Exceptional quality instrument sounds. A piano sound to die for. A truly realistic, naturally expressive keyboard. Convenient, comprehensive control. Real-time controls for tweaking of the sound as you play. Audio recording to USB memory. Extensive computer music features. Ease of use, plus compact size and portability. Introducing the S70 XS Music Synthesizer.


  • Yamaha S70XS synthesizer with 76 note weighted keyboard


    Players, take note. You want the ultimate keyboard instrument for performing and creating? We've put it all together for you. Exceptional quality instrument sounds. A piano sound to die for. A truly realistic, naturally expressive keyboard. Convenient, comprehensive control. Real-time controls for tweaking of the sound as you play. Audio recording to USB memory. Extensive computer music features. Ease of use, plus compact size and portability. Introducing the S70 XS Music Synthesizer. Designed specifically for players, particularly those who want the highest quality piano sounds and expression, the S70 XS is a performer's dream. Yet, casual players and hobby musicians will appreciate the exquisite sounds, advanced features and superb playability just as much as top professional artists.

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    Sounds That Satisfy
    The best musical instruments start with top-quality sounds, and the S70 XS delivers all that - and more. The S Series features all the Voices, Performances, arps and Virtual Circuit Modeling effects found on the flagship MOTIF XS Music Production Synthesizer. Plus we've added a huge 142 megabytes dedicated exclusively to high-quality piano waveforms, for a total of 456 MB of instrument samples. Foremost among these new piano sounds are the new samples taken from Yamaha's world-renowned S6 concert grand piano. These fully capture the richly textured sound of that wonderfully expressive instrument, and provide a warm concert grand piano sound unavailable on any other keyboard. For variation, the MOTIF XS piano based on a Yamaha CFIIIS is also available. Conventional keyboards in the past had their sounds designed primarily for the listener. This time, however, our development team set out to primarily satisfy the player instead. We reasoned that when the performer hears and experiences the best possible sound, the performance would be the best possible, too! The result? The S70 XS is a genuine musician's instrument, one that truly inspires and stimulates the live performer as well as the music creator and arranger.

    Streamline Your Performance
    The S70 XS also lets you quickly and conveniently create your own custom Performances, with the amazingly fast and easy Performance Creator feature. It's never been easier to select a Voice, then quickly program Layers and Splits - even assigning a Drum Voice complete with arps to create your perfect Performance. Let's say that you're playing a piano Voice and you want to layer a string sound on top of it. Simply press the [LAYER] button, then select the desired Voice category and Voice, and store your new Performance - just a few button presses and you're there! Plus the panel controls of the S70 XS have been designed and positioned for optimum, intuitive operation, especially for live performance. For example, you can quickly select a Part, turn it on/off, set Arpeggio on/off, switch Arpeggio Hold - all done easily with the top panel controls - and instantly tweak important synth parameters via the Knobs and Sliders. The perfect Performance has never been easier to create and control.

    Ideal for Live Performers
    The S70 XS has a host of other features that live performers will appreciate - such as the combo input jack that accepts mic input. Simply plug in a microphone, tweak the INPUT GAIN knob (while checking the convenient PEAK lamp), and you're all set! Plus, you can use the Control Knobs to finely adjust the volume and even directly apply reverb or chorus to the sound.

    Recording Direct to USB / Internal Memory
    If you've got a USB memory device or thumb drive, you can plug it into the S70 XS and record your performance as audio data. This remarkable feature lets you instantly capture what you play on the keyboard - including arpeggio playback - to your USB device. If you've connected a microphone or guitar, you can even record your singing or playing as well. You can also record audio directly to the internal flash memory (192 MB) built into the instrument, without the need of a memory device. And keep in mind that anything you've recorded to the memory device, even audio files created on your computer, can be played back on the S70 XS - which means you can create your own custom audio backing tracks and perform along with them on the S70 XS. For example, you can create a basic song track beforehand, then sing and solo over it during your performance. Or add guitar parts and vocal harmonies to be played back with your live performance. There's also a useful Song Chain function that lets you string together separate recordings and create a convenient backing track 'set list' for your gigs.

    76 Note Keyboard
    The S70 XS has a 76-Balanced Hammer Effect keyboard in a compact, lightweight design. It's easy to use, exceptionally portable, and absolutely perfect for live performers and gigging musicians.

    Software Integration
    Cubase AI - a powerful and versatile audio/MIDI sequencer - is included with the instrument, giving you complete music production capabilities right out of the box. And for editing the S70 XS from your computer, there's the S70 XS Editor. This provides convenient, comprehensive control over absolutely all the sounds, settings and functions of the S70 XS.

    DAW Remote Function
    The S70 XS is a perfect companion for your computer music production system, too, serving both as a master keyboard and a full-function, multi-timbral tone generator. With the DAW Remote function and its 50 different control templates, you get amazingly easy, intuitive control over your main DAW software and VST instruments - directly from the panel controls! Moreover, the Voice Editor and Remote Editor software gives you convenient, comprehensive computer control over all the sounds, settings and functions of the S70 XS.

    Specifications

    Size/Weight

    Dimensions
    • 1,320 (W) x 173 (H) x 385 (D) mm
    • 51.9 (W) x 6-3/4 (H) x 15-1/4 (H) inches

    Weight
    • 20.4kg (44.2 lbs.)

    Control Interface

    Keyboard
    • Number of Keys: 76
    • Type: Balanced Hammer Effect Keyboard
    • Initial Touch: Yes
    • Aftertouch: Yes

    Other Controllers
    • Pitch Bend:Yes
    • Modulation:Yes
    • Control Slider: Assignable Control sliders x 4
    • Control Knobs: Assignable Control knobs x 4
    • Others: Data Dial

    Display
    • Type: Graphic backlit LCD
    • Size:160x64 dot
    • Backlight: Yes
    • Contrast: Yes

    Voices

    Tone Generation
    • Tone Generating Technology: AWM2 with Expanded Articulation
    • Multi Timbral Capacity: 16 Internal Parts + Mic Input Part
    • Ware ROM Capacity: 456 MB (when converted to 16-bit linear format), 2,772 waveforms

    Polyphony
    • Number of Polyphony (Max.): 128

    Preset
    • Number of Voices:Preset: 1,024 normal voices + 64 drum kits, GM: 128 normal voices + 1 drum kits, User: 128 x 4 (Bank 1 - 3: selected and copied from Preset bank), Normal Voice + 32 drum kits

    Effects

    Types
    • Reverb: 9 types
    • Chorus: 22 types
    • Insertion: 54 types x 8 blocks
    • Master Effect: 9 types
    • Master EQ:5 bands
    • Part EQ: 3 bands, stereo

    Songs

    Recording
    • Number of Arpeggio: Preset x 6,779 types User x 256 types (when loading the User Arpeggio data of MOTIF XS)

    Compatible Data Format
    • Playback: SMF Format 0/1 (playback only)

    Storage and Connectivity

    Storage
    • Internal Memory: 192MB

    Connectivity
    • AC IN: Yes
    • Headphones: PHONES (standard stereo phone jack)
    • Foot Control: FOOT CONTROLLER1, 2
    • Foot Switch: FOOT SWITCH x 2 (SUSTAIN, ASSIGNABLE)
    • Microphone: MIC INPUT (combo jack)
    • MIDI: MIDI IN/OUT/THRU
    • Assignable OUT: ASSIGNABLE OUTPUT L, R (standard phone jack)
    • LINE OUT: OUTPUT L/MONO, R (standard phone jack)
    • USB TO DEVICE:USB (TO DEVICE)
    • USB TO HOST: USB (TO HOST)

    Power Supply
    • Power Consumption: 25W

    Bundled Software
    • CD-ROM: Cubase AI Disc x 1

    Accessories
    • Included Accessories: AC Power cord, Owner's Manual, Owner's Manual CD-ROM (containing Reference Manual and Data List)

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  • Additional Information

    stock message Ordered on request
    Condition New
    On demo in store No
    Brand Yamaha
    Keyboard Type Synth
    Number of keys 76
    Keyboard Action Hammer Action
    Specifications
    Size/Weight

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