YAMAHA PSR E453
YAMAHA PSR E453
61-key touch response keyboard with powerful on-board speakers and easy-to-use professional features like assignable Live Control knobs, DJ pattern mode, and USB to Device connectivity.
- 758 high quality voices including Sweet! and Cool! voices, with 48-note polyphony
- 6W + 6W amplifiers with 12 cm Bass Reflexed speakers
- Assignable real-time control knobs, DSP Effects, and Pitch Bend
- Connectivity with audio and MIDI capabilities
- USB TO DEVICE terminal
- Pattern function to create your own grooves - 25 patterns
- Arpeggio function
- Worldwide sounds support your music
- Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.)
- Music Database
758 high quality voices including Sweet! and Cool! voices, with 48-note polyphony
The PSR-E453 includes 758 high quality voices, ranging from acoustic to electric instruments, featuring 8 Sweet! voices and 3 Cool! voices which use Yamaha's advanced sampling technologies to capture the realism and specific characteristics of each sound.
48-note polyphony allows for the performance of complex passages without dropped notes.
6W + 6W amplifiers with 12 cm Bass Reflexed speakers
6W + 6W amplifiers drive the high-definition 12 cm Bass Reflexed speakers, offering stunning clarity and detail.
Assignable real-time control knobs, DSP Effects, and Pitch Bend
Two assignable, real-time control knobs let you filter and adjust your sound just like an analog synthesizer.
10 brand new DSP effects can be assigned and controlled by the knobs for dynamic and expressive live performance.
The Pitch Bend wheel adjusts the pitch of the sound bringing voices like the Guitar, Sax and Trumpet to life.
Connectivity with audio and MIDI capabilities
The PSR-E453 features audio transfer through the USB TO HOST terminal*. You can record your performance to your computer or smart device.
Connecting to your iOS device adds a new dimension of MIDI control with apps.
Connect an external audio player to the AUX IN jack and you can play along with your favorite tunes. The built-in, advanced Melody Suppressor lowers the volume of vocals and melody lines of the original recordings, leaving that part open for you to play**.
*For iOS device connection, refer to the "iPhone / iPad Connection Manual"
**Depending on the song, the volume of the melody part may not be affected.
USB TO DEVICE terminal
USB TO DEVICE terminal on the instrument lets you load and save your settings and songs to a USB flash drive, as well as transfer data from your PC.
Pattern function to create your own grooves - 25 patterns
The Pattern function puts a wealth of powerful loops and beats at your fingertips, allowing you to instantly create dynamically varied music on the fly like a DJ. And, for even more authentic performance, try the Crossfade and Retrigger functions.
Tap into instant inspiration with the Arpeggio function, which has been improved for smoother playability. Hold Mode and Allocated key-range free your hands, allowing you to improvise over the pattern. The 150 Arpeggio patterns adjust and morph around the notes and chords you play on the keyboard allowing for almost limitless creativity.
Worldwide sounds support your music
A rich set of ethnic sounds and scale tunings allow you to enjoy many styles of music around the world, including Latin, Indian, Arabic, African, Chinese, and more.
Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.)
Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.) is an advanced set of helpful learning tools built into the instrument, letting you teach yourself how to play and perform regardless of your ability. Choose from nine step-by-step lessons for left, right, or both hands. Y.E.S. helps you master a song with ease.
Get off to a flying start—choose a song and the Music Database automatically selects the best accompaniment and voices for you to start playing immediately.
PSR-E453 Color/Finish Body Color Black Size/Weight Dimensions Width 946 mm (37-1/4") Height 140 mm (5-1/2") Depth 405 mm (15-15/16”) Weight Weight 6.6 kg (14 lbs 9 oz.) not including batteries Control Interface Keyboard Number of Keys 61 Touch Response Soft, Medium, Hard, Fixed Other Controllers Pitch Bend Yes Control Knobs Yes Display Type LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) Language English Panel Language English Voices Tone Generation Tone Generating Technology AWM Stereo Sampling Polyphony Number of Polyphony (Max.) 48 Preset Number of Voices 237 panel Voices + 24 Drum/SFX kits + 40 Arpeggio + 457 XGlite Voices Featured Voices 8 Sweet! Voices, 3 Cool! Voices, 3 Dynamic Voices Compatibility GM Yes XGlite Yes Effects Types Reverb 9 types Chorus 5 types DSP 10 types (assignable on control knobs) Master EQ 6 types Harmony 26 types Functions Dual/Layers Yes Split Yes Arpeggio 150 types Melody Suppressor Yes Crossfade Yes（for Internal/AUX IN） Accompaniment Styles Preset Number of Preset Styles 220 Fingering Multi finger Style Control ACMP ON/OFF, SYNC START, SYNC STOP, START/STOP, INTRO/ENDING/rit., MAIN/AUTO FILL, TRACK ON/OFF File Format Style File Format (SFF) Other Features Music Database 378 One Touch Setting (OTS) Yes Expandability Expansion Style 10 Songs Preset Number of Preset Songs 30 Recording Number of Songs 10 Number of Tracks 6 (5 Melody + 1 Style/Pattern) Data Capacity Approx. 19,000 notes (when only “melody” tracks are recorded) Recording Function Yes Compatible Data Format Playback SMF Recording Original File Format (SMF 0 conversion function) Functions Registration Number of Buttons 4 (x 8 banks) Lesson/Guide Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.) Lesson 1 – 3 (Listening, Timing, Waiting), Repeat & Learn, 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) Scale Setting Yes Miscellaneous PIANO Button Yes (Portable Grand Button) Storage and Connectivity Storage Internal Memory Approx. 1.29 MB External Drives USB flash drive Connectivity DC IN DC IN 12V Headphones x 1 (Headphones/Output) Sustain Pedal Yes AUX IN Yes (Stereo-mini) USB TO DEVICE Yes USB TO HOST Yes (MIDI/Audio: 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo) Amplifiers and Speakers Amplifiers 6 W + 6 W (When using PA-150 AC adaptor) Speakers 12 cm x 2 Power Supply Power Supply AC Adaptor (PA-150 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha) or batteries (Six“AA”size alkaline (LR6), manganese (R6) or Ni-MH rechargeable batteries) Power Consumption 8 W (When using PA-150 AC adaptor) Auto Power Off Function Yes Accessories Included Accessories Music Rest Yes Song Book Download from website