What we think of the Yamaha NP-31 portable keyboard:
The Yamaha NP31 is a perfect starter instrument for those with limited space and/or budget. Its 76 note keyboard and semi weighted keys make it a great half way point between purchasing a keyboard and a piano and as such you get a lot of instrument for the money.
76 note semi weighted keyboard action with touch sensitivity
AWM stereo sampling with 32 note polyphony
10 instrument voices to choose from
Layer/dual keyboard mode to put sounds together
Master tuning adjustment
10 demo songs
10 preset piano songs
Full MIDI capability for use as a controller keyboard
Sustain pedal jack
6.25mm headphone/output jack
2 x 6 watt amplifiers
2 x 12cm and 2 x 6cm speakers
Auto power off
Slim, light & compact design
The NP-31 is a truly portable piano-style keyboard, perfect for use in a wide variety of situations.
Graded Soft Touch keyboard
With Yamaha's Graded Soft Touch keyboard, the lower keys are heavier in touch and the higher keys are lighter, just as on an actual piano, whilst retaining the softer touch of a digital keyboard.
Advanced Wave Memory (AWM) stereo sampling
Advanced Wave Memory stereo sampling is a system which uses sound wave data that mirrors the tone and expression of the original instrument using advanced digital technologies. It creates a rich and expressivesound by using multiple waveforms.
Built-in stereo speaker system
This instrument uses highly efficient amplifiers that create a poweful, natural sound from a compact speaker system.
10 voices including Natural Grand Piano
An ultra-realistic piano sound together with a selection of other instrument voices, controlled through an expressive touch-sensitive keyboard.
combine two voices together ( e.g. piano and strings) for greater versatility
Auto Power Off mode
The NP-31 comes with a new eco-friendly function that turns off the power automatically if the keyboard has not been used for a set amount of time.
Manufacturer's warranty: 2 years