So, as if by magic, the right controls are at your fingertips and no time is wasted searching through the template banks. I was impressed by the weight of the Yamaha KX The knobs, buttons and wheels are all quality made and everything is so comfortable. For all what these keyboards do, in my mind the prices are worth it. As a workaround, we created extra templates for each instrument which gave us access to the extra controls we needed. Click here to learn how to play keyboards and piano with Piano For All.

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Pros Quick access button for VST window. More assignable buttons would have been better as well.

Other highlights include a sampled version of Yamaha’s S90ES piano. What do these keyboards do?

Yamaha KX Series Review

You can create songs easily, thanks to the built in argeggio function of the Yamaha KX series. The bulk of the patterns are designed for backing tracks and can sound pretty good when matched with the right sound.

But apart from that they are basically the same. I promise to use it only to send you Yamaha Keyboard Guide Xpress!.

But generally, the good far outweighs the bad. Leave me a comment in the box below. We had our synth templates sorted and had settled on a choice of Cubase functions, which were most useful to have at hand. Imagine being able to create complete compositions with just one finger. More knobs for tweaking the synths and more function buttons for bossing Cubase around. Then Don’t worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.


Yamaha KX series review: yamaha kx25, kx49, kx61 and kx8 review

It weighs next to nothing. Go here to buy a Yamaha keyboard. What this adds up to is a cool starter pack for project studios and education centres. Yamaha is a yamana when it comes to music keyboards and the same can be said of the Yamaha KX series.

The main difference between these keyboards is the number of keys they come with and hence their weight.

More expensive than some of the competition. As a musican with his own home recording studio, I find this really impressive.

Anything from auto-quantising to opening editing windows can be chosen – you can yaamha the KX25 to suit your requirements. To get the maximum benefits of Cubase integration, you also need to install an ‘extension set’. I was impressed by the weight of the Yamaha KX Here’s a good place to buy the KX series. Comments Have your say about what you just read!


Automatically selects the VSTi template. Since these keyboards are largely similar, I decided to take a look at all of them together. The knobs, buttons and kx225 are all quality made and everything is so comfortable. A switch underneath selects between the layers offering up to eight parameters per template and an LED denotes which set is currently in use.

The nice little trick here is that if you already have a template set up for the instrument in use, then the KX25 will automatically switch to it. At 2 kilograms, it feels more like a light computer keyboard, not a synthesizer.

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The control surface is roughly split into three areas: In theory this should lead to a smoother workflow with fewer interruptions to the creative flow. K2x5 I would have loved a control pedal unit. If you’re looking for a complete music production solution, this is it.

For instance a small, slim KX25 or KX49 will fit perfectly in a small studio, maybe a bedroom or home studio.