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#1311555 - 11/24/09 02:03 PM Casio Privia 130 or 730 Can't decide... HELP!
Terri Moore Offline
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Registered: 06/19/09
Posts: 18
I should have bought a DP about a few weeks ago, but I can't decide between the PX130 or the PX730.

I can get the PX 130 with matching stand, 3 pedals, stool and headphones cheaper than the PX730 on it's own.
England, UK prices:
PX130 full set = Approx £610
PX730 on its own = £630

Only think thats got me stuck is the BEAUTIFUL looks of the 730, and its speakers have more bass and depth than the 130.

Help appreciated... persuade me

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#1311616 - 11/24/09 03:59 PM Re: Casio Privia 130 or 730 Can't decide... HELP! [Re: Terri Moore]
Vid_w Offline
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Registered: 09/24/09
Posts: 188
Loc: Slovenia
You get the pedals and stand allready included in the PX 730's design.
I'd personally go with the 730

#1311619 - 11/24/09 04:04 PM Re: Casio Privia 130 or 730 Can't decide... HELP! [Re: Vid_w]
Jordan Garrard Offline
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Registered: 11/20/09
Posts: 18
Loc: United Kingdom
The px-730 has a much better sound due to the better speakers, i was in the same position as you about a week ago, but now i've decided to save up a little more and get the 830 (just because i've been told that the "ivory feel" keys are worth the extra £90 over the px-730).

The only thing that the px-130 has is portability, so unless you're gonna be moving it around everyday, go for the px-730 (which like the guy above said, has an inbuilt stand w/ pedals).

Happy shopping!

#1311637 - 11/24/09 04:26 PM Re: Casio Privia 130 or 730 Can't decide... HELP! [Re: Jordan Garrard]
Huygens Offline
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Registered: 11/10/09
Posts: 217
Loc: Sweden
If you go for the PX-series, go for the PX-830, not the PX-730. You want better speakers (and possible long term quality).
P-85 cheap plastic imitation; not because of sound, but weight.


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