WNAMM13: New Casio Privia PX5S Video

Synth powerhouse, piano and controller      25/01/13

   QuickTime (MP4)  | iOS MP4
13:14 mins    

Winter NAMM 2013 Anaheim:

You've no doubt seen the teaser photo and press release for Casio's new Privia PX5S.

You'd be understandably be forgiven for maybe passing it over in search of more obvious synth stuff, but its worth a look.

The power of the synth engine gives you 256 voices - with four HEX layer voices (6 layers, effects filter), you also get the Privia piano voices and 88 key Tri-sensor, Scaled Hammer Action II. There's also the MIDI controller aspect, with four zones, which can also work over the MIDI ports OR the USB port separately, means you can control some iPad or laptop based voices in addition to the 256 you have on board.

A few other nice touches complete the package, and from what I heard in the flesh the sound is pretty impressive.

Available soon $999 street.

 

 


All WNAMM 2013 News |  Videos |  Live Blogs |  Follow us on Twitter and Facebook
More From: CASIO
Even more news...

 



More Videos

Tanzbar Lite and Tanzmaus Review 

2 Analogue drum machines from MFB get the Sonicstate treatment


NAMM 2017: Malekko Varigate 8 and Voltage Block - In Depth with Baseck 

Baseck shows of the two new sequencers from Malekko


NAMM 2017: Frap Tools Sapel - Tamed Random Source 

Simone takes us through the their newest module


Using Kontakt Player In Productions - Part 1 

Integrating sample libraries using the free Kontakt Player