In both design and playability, Yamaha's piaggero embodies the almost lyrical combination of "piano" and "leggero" - Italian for "light" - that constitutes its name.

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NP-12 Piaggero Slimline Home Keyboard In Black Finish

NP-12 Piaggero Slimline Home Keyboard In Black Finish

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With exquisite tone in a light and compact body, the Piaggero NP-12 offers a perfect combination of elegance and simplicity. Designed around the essential elements for learning to play, NP Series keyboards focus on the inspiration and enjoyment of playing a piano and feature the pure tone of one of the finest grand pianos that we've ever made.

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        Piaggero - the digital keyboard with pure Yamaha piano tone

        The compact, elegant silhouette of the Piaggero NP-12 is certain to catch your eye and make a lasting impression. Featuring a simple, practical design with only a few buttons, this space-saving stylish instrument can be played right out of the box. Choose from a black or white finish to suit your taste and playing environment.

        Sound sampled from one of Yamaha's finest grand pianos

        From the very first note, Piaggero will amaze you with its compact size and high-quality sound. It features a rich piano sound, sampled from one of Yamaha’s finest concert grands, together with a selection of other high-quality instrument voices that are great fun to play.

        Play almost anywhere

        With Piaggero you can practice and play more. It is light enough to be carried in one hand and can operate on batteries so you can take it virtually anywhere you want!

        Connect to your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch
        iPad connected to the NP-12We have a wide range of apps to use with the Piaggero NP-12 including Digital Piano Controller, Metronome and NoteStar. You can connect your iOS device* to the USB TO HOST terminal** on your Piaggero or use the optional Yamaha UD-BT01*** wireless adaptor, for easy operation and added performance functions.

        *iOS device not included.
        **Requires Lightning Camera Adaptor (sold separately)
        ***Only available in some regions.For more information, please refer to the UD-BT01 product page

        Record and playback your performance
        Record and Play buttons on the NP-12The Record button gives you easy, one-touch recording of your performance, great for practice and performance analysis.


        Dimensions Width 1,036mm (40-13/16")
        Height 105mm (4-1/8")
        Depth 259mm (10-3/16")
        Weight Weight 4.5kg (9lbs., 15oz.)
        Control Interface
        Keyboard Number of Keys 61
        Type Piano-style keyboard
        Touch Response Yes
        Panel Language English
        Tone Generation Tone Generating Technology AWM Stereo Sampling
        Polyphony Number of Polyphony (Max.) 64
        Preset Number of Voices 10 (Piano1, Piano2, E.Piano1, E.Piano2, Organ1, Organ2, Strings, Vibes, Harpsi1, Harpsi2)
        Types Reverb 4 types
        Functions Dual/Layers Yes
        Preset Number of Preset Songs 10 Voice Demo Songs + 10 Piano Preset Songs
        Recording Number of Songs 1
        Number of Tracks 1
        Data Capacity Approx. 7,000 notes
        Overall Controls Metronome Yes
        Tempo Range 32 to 280
        Transpose -6 to 0, 0 to +6
        Tuning 414.8Hz - 440.0Hz - 466.8Hz
        Storage and Connectivity
        Connectivity DC IN DC IN 12V
        Headphones [PHONES/OUTPUT] x 1
        Sustain Pedal Yes (Half pedal available with optional FC3A)
        USB TO HOST Yes
        Amplifiers and Speakers
        Amplifiers 2.5W + 2.5W
        Speakers (12cm x 6cm) x 2
        Power Supply
        Power Supply
        Includes AC Adaptor (PA-130 or equivalent)

        Alternatively, uses (but does not include) 6 x "AA" size batteries (alkaline [LR6], manganese [R6] or Ni-MH rechargeable batteries)

        Power Consumption 8W
        Battery Life 16 hours (with alkaline batteries)
        Auto Power Off Yes
        Accessories • Owner’s Manual • Music Rest • My Yamaha Product User Registration • AC Adaptor: PA-130 or an equivalent

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