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#2333091 - Today at 05:43 PM Yamaha CP5
Synner Offline
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Registered: 08/12/14
Posts: 8
Hi guys

This keyboard is available for about 1100 here in the UK at the moment. I am VERY tempted. I can't get a chance to try it out in my local shops as it has been discontinued. What do you think? Is it worth a punt at that price? For what it's worth I have a P155 and I think the action and (piano) sound are okay. The looping does distract me compared with the RD300NX I had in the past.

Any opinions gratefully received. To me this seems a lot of board for the money.

Thanks

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#2333144 - 8 minutes 57 seconds ago Re: Yamaha CP5 [Re: Synner]
Kawai James Online   content
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Registered: 09/06/07
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Loc: Hamamatsu, Japan
1100 for a brand new CP5 is a good deal, I think.

Very good acoustic piano and EP sounds, and a very playable (if not very piano-like) action.

Definitely worth a punt!

Originally Posted By: Synner
The looping does distract me compared with the RD300NX I had in the past.


I'm curious why you downgraded from the RD300NX to the P155...

Cheers,
James
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