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#2009476 - 01/05/13 02:11 PM Listing of Digital Piano Optional Features?
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Registered: 01/02/13
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Loc: Upstate New York, USA
I'm thinking of upgrading to a more fully-featured Digital Piano, and was wondering whether there is either a website or perhaps a listing here somewhere of all the types of features available on digital pianos, and an explanation of what each feature is/does. Or perhaps even a supplemental listing of features that are overrated and perhaps should even be avoided?

Features that I probably would want are 88 weighted keys; MIDI; recording capability; headphone jack; multiple inputs (mixer)....but I'm not sure of what else might be good to have.

FWIW, I presently use a Yamaha PSR-220. I find the non-full keyboard a bit limiting and I can hear the impact of the keys reaching the end of their travel even when I use headphones. (It's a bit annoying).

Any help finding a guide of features to look for would be greatly apprreciated! Thanks!
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#2009482 - 01/05/13 02:24 PM Re: Listing of Digital Piano Optional Features? [Re: newbert]
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Have a look at pianobuyer.com
Their listing includes (in the appendix) a comprehensive list of digital pianos (and acoustic, too).

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#2009526 - 01/05/13 03:53 PM Re: Listing of Digital Piano Optional Features? [Re: MacMacMac]
newbert Offline
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Registered: 01/02/13
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Loc: Upstate New York, USA
Originally Posted By: MacMacMac
Have a look at pianobuyer.com
Their listing includes (in the appendix) a comprehensive list of digital pianos (and acoustic, too).


Thanks, Mac! Excellent resource there.
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Bert


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