October 17, 2012
Something was coming around the bend from Yamaha.
They never stop! You know?
And, because some spec's were available on the internet, Yamaha has now "let the cat out of the bag" and introduced the new MX49 and MX61 line of synthesizers.
YAMAHA MX49 and MX61 SYNTHESIZERS
Yamaha MX49 and MX61 specs
166MB of internal Wave ROM
More than 1000 Voices taken directly from MOTIF
USB Audio/MIDI interface built in
Auxiliary input and WAV/MIDI file playback
One touch Layer and Split function
128 note Polyphony / 16 part multitimbral
999 arpeggio patterns
Advanced synth editor
Remote Mode for DAW control
Bundled with Cubase AI, YC-3B organ emulator, Steinberg Prologue analog synth.
Lightweight design: (MX49: 4kg, MX61: 5kg)
The MX features selected voices from the Famous Yamaha MOTIF XS.
These powerful sonic palettes are packed into sleek two packages
Available in 49-note and 61-note versions
These keyboards are designed to fit today's on-the-go easy life style.
The MX Series aren't just synthesizers; they are designed to bridge the gap between hardware and software.
Yamaha Engineers have added extensive audio and MIDI USB connectivity, advanced DAW and VST controller features and a suite of powerful music production software, the MX integrate hardware reliability with controller flexibility to give you the best of both worlds at a an incredible ground breaking level of affordability.
It's about time!
The new MX series combines Motif XS sounds, USB Audio/MIDI connectivity and advanced DAW/VST controller features at a ground breaking level of affordability.
Over 1000 sounds from the MOTIF series
Equipped with VCM effects
Easy Split /Layer Performance Mode for Instant Inspiration
16-Part Multi timbral and 128-note polyphony
Extensive Hands-On controls for VSTs and DAWs
Bi-directional USB Audio/MID interfacing
A complete suite of music production software included
A lightweight design with a quality Yamaha keyboard
Complete analog and digital connectivity
Motif sounds at affordable prices, in the new Yamaha MX49 and Yamaha MX61 Synthesizers
The Yamaha MX49 and Yamaha MX61 synthesizers have been revealed. These two new compact synths provide Yamaha's renowned Motif sound quality at an incredibly affordable price. Alongside these premium sounds are a set of features that transform it from professional sound source, to serious production tool. With easy editing, a built-in audio interface, and USB control integration, the MX49 and 61 are vying to be the centre of your studio.