AIR SOUND SOURCE 

When the sounds of a grand piano and digital piano are compared, one notable difference is the variegated reverberations caused by the resonating sounds. Casio’s Multi-dimensional Morphing AiR* Sound Source simulates such varied phenomena as the resonance produced when combining the sounds of all 88 keys or when stepping on the pedal, thus enabling reproduction of a grand piano’s sound quality. It also realises a wide dynamic range, from a soft pianississimo (ppp) too delicate to express with a conventional didtial piano to a powerful forte shissimo (fff).

 

*AiR = Acoustic and Intelligent Resonator

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SELECTION BETWEEN 2 LEGENDARY GRAND PIANO SOUNDS  

The installed sounds of two world-renowned grand pianos are separately selectable, depending on the genre of the music being played and the performance environment.   

GRAND PIANO 1 – A superior instrument for powerful, richly reverberating performances. It reproduces classic grand piano sounds across the range from soft, delicate tones to strong, powerful tones, depending on the weight of the keystrokes.

GRAND PIANO 2 – This is the right choice for bright, luxuriant performances. It makes its presence felt with crisp, straightforward sound, even when being played in a band. It’s tonality is ideally suited to jazz and pop music.

 

CHORDANA PLAY FOR PIANO 

Compatibility with the Chordana Play for Piano app adds the ability to perform such operations as display of built-in music scores in PDF format and piano tone colour setting. When connected to a smartphone or tablet display, the app makes a variety of functions available for piano performances.

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Keyboard
88-key, Tri-sensor Scaled Hammer Action Keyboard II, Simulated ebony and ivory keys
Touch Response
3 sensitivity levels, Off
Sound Source
AiR Sound Source
Damper Resonance, Hammer Response, Damper Noise
Maximum Polyphony
192
Tones
22 built-in tones: Grand Piano 1 (Concert, Mellow, Bright), Grand Piano 2 (Concert, Mellow, Bright), Modern Piano, Rock Piano, Jazz Piano, Elec Piano 1, Elec Piano 2, FM E. Piano, 60`s E. Piano, Harpsichord, Vibraphone, Strings 1, Strings 2, Pipe Organ, Jazz Organ, Elec Organ 1, Elec Organ 2, BASS (LOWER)
Layer/Split
Layer (Excluding bass tones), Split (Low-range bass tones only)
Digital Effects
Reverb (4 types), Chorus (4 types), Brilliance (-3 to 0 to 3), DSP (built into some tones)
Built-in Songs
10 (Concert Play), 60 (Music Library)
Song Expansion
10 songs (max.) Up to approximately 90 KB/song
Lesson Function
Part ON/OFF (Lesson part: Right hand/Left hand)
Metronome
Beats: 0 to 9 (Tempo range: quarter note = 20 to 255)
MIDI Recorder
2 tracks x 1 song, approximately 5,000 notes maximum, real-time recording/playback
Other Functions
  • Connection to App
  • GRAND PIANO 1 button, GRAND PIANO 2 button
  • Duet Mode
  • Temperaments (preset scale): Equal + 16 other types
  • Auto Power Off: Off after approx. 4 idle hours (default setting)
  • Octave shift: ±2 octaves
  • Operation Lock
  • Slide-type keyboard cover
Key Transpose
2 octaves (-12 semitones ~ 0 ~ +12 semitones)
Tuning Control
A4 = 415.5 Hz ~ 440.0 Hz ~ 465.9 Hz
Pedals
3 pedals (damper, soft, sostenuto)
* damper = on/off
MIDI
This product is not equipped with MIDI terminals. MIDI communication between the product and a computer is performed using the USB port.
Speakers
12cm x 2
Amp Output
8W + 8W
Input/Output Terminals
  • PHONES/OUTPUT x 2 (Stereo standard)
  • USB: type B
  • External power (12V DC)
* USB cable (A-B type) required to use USB terminal for computer connection.
Power Requirements
AC adaptor: AD-A12150LW
Dimensions (W x D x H)
1,417 x 432 x 821mm
(w/o music stand)
Weight
36.6kg
Body Color/Finish
AP-270BK: Black wood tone finish
AP-270WE: White wood tone finish
AP-270BN: Oak tone finish
Included Accessories
Piano Bench, AC Adaptor (AD-A12150LW), Music Stand

(AP270)

SKU AP270
Brand Casio
Shipping Weight 53.0000kg

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