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#663311 - 10/09/08 11:59 AM Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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Registered: 10/09/08
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Loc: Montreal
Hi, The CLP-340 is the new replacement for the CLP-240 and offers new synthetic ivory keys. My local sales guy told me both still have the same specs expect for some slight design changes. So, the CLP-240 still seems like a solid choice or is the 340 any better?

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#663312 - 10/09/08 12:53 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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CLP340 and 240 differences:

340: 4 level dynamic sampling, pure CF sampling (new), GH3 with synthetic ivory keytops, IDC LAN port

240: 3 level dynamic sampling, GH3

surely, 340 is better, but it also costs more.

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#663313 - 10/09/08 12:54 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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Definitely 340 if cost is not an issue for you. The better sampling alone is worth it, IMO.

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#663314 - 10/09/08 01:08 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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Thanks for the info! seems to be more differences that I expected. He's selling it about $250 more than the 240.

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#663315 - 10/09/08 04:08 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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The difference is worth far more the the $250.

340 all the way!

Mark

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#663316 - 10/09/08 10:23 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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So the CLP-340 in Polished Ebony is a special order?

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#663317 - 10/14/08 09:38 PM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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What are the prices of 240 and 340? Thanks.

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#663318 - 10/15/08 03:10 AM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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I don't think you can get the 340 in polished ebony......at least not yet anyway.

Mark

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#663319 - 10/15/08 08:55 AM Re: Yamaha CLP-240 or CLP-340?
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Yes I just checked the 340 is now available in polished ebony.

I had a chance to play around with the 340 and its very nice. They had CVP models right next to it and I must say the CVP models do get my attention. I love having all the ensemble instruments and large display but its much more expensive \:\(

At least the 340 can connect to a laptop and music software so I should be able to create some kind of ensemble with it no?

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