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Yamaha Arius YDP165 Digital Piano Rosewood

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YDP-165
Standard size, 88-key model of the ARIUS digital piano featuring weighted keyboard. With Yamaha’s CFX concert grand piano sound as a built-in Voice, experience a luxuriously expressive playing feel with the GH3 keyboard. Includes newly equipped ear-friendly functions, and compatibility with Yamaha’s Smart Pianist app.

  • Meticulously sampled from Yamaha’s flagship CFX grand piano
  • 10 Voices, 353 Songs
  • New Virtual Resonance Modelling Lite (VRM Lite)
  • GH3 weighted keyboard with synthetic ebony and ivory keytops
  • Gentle on the ears when playing with headphones
  • Built-in stereo amplifier (20 W x 2)
  • Built-in stereo speaker system (12 cm x 2)
  • Smart Pianist app compatibility – featuring intuitive operation and score viewing

 

ENJOYMENT THAT STAYS WITH YOU
The luxurious tone and expressive ease of playing stays true to the basics of a real piano. It almost plays itself, releasing the sound and music you have within. Start your day with music and a huge smile on your face—the ARIUS piano makes you want to play more and more.

BEAUTIFUL, POWERFUL SOUND SAMPLED FROM THE ACCLAIMED YAMAHA CFX CONCERT GRAND PIANO
The YDP-165 features a piano Voice sampled from Yamaha’s flagship CFX concert grand piano—a renowned piano that delivers sparkling highs and a powerful resonant bass combined in a superbly expressive sound.

The YDP-165 has the same detailed sound—from the lower keys to the higher keys—full of clarity and rich in colourful harmonic content. It gives you extraordinary expressive power and nuance, that authentically responds in your daily practice as well as your most emotion-filled performances.

AUTHENTIC ACOUSTIC PIANO PLAYABILITY AND HALF-DAMPER PEDAL CONTROL
With an 88-key piano action, the GH3 (Graded Hammer 3) keyboard reproduces the touch of an acoustic piano, from a naturally heavy feel in the lower key to a lighter touch in the upper octaves. The GH3 keyboard provides a grand piano-style response and feel, allowing rapid note repetition and authentic expressive control. Moreover, there’s a half-damper feature that authentically replicates the damper action on a grand piano, providing rich expressive variation.

HARMONIC RESONANCE LIKE THAT OF A GRAND PIANO—VIRTUAL RESONANCE MODELLING LITE (VRM LITE)
One of the allures of the grand piano is the sympathetic resonance created by the vibration of the entire instrument. The YDP-165 elaborately reproduces this rich sympathetic resonance through a groundbreaking technology called Virtual Resonance Modelling Lite (VRM Lite). VRM Lite creates a richly varied sound by simulating the complex sympathetic tones created when the vibrations of the strings are propagated to the soundboard and other strings, corresponding to the timing and intensity of key playing and pedalling.

RICH, POWERFUL SOUND PROVIDED BY THE TONE ESCAPEMENT CONSTRUCTION
The YDP-165 uses a newly developed tone escapement construction on the back of the cabinet that emanates sound from inside the piano. This allows you to experience the natural sound radiation and three-dimensional resonance like that of an acoustic piano.

RICH VARIETY OF BUILT-IN SONGS, AND INTUITIVE OPERATION WITH SMART PIANIST APP
Naturally, the YDP-165 has an authentic grand piano sound, but it also features various other built-in instrument sounds, for a total of 10 Voices—including electric piano, organ, vibraphone, and strings.

The YDP-165 also has 353 built-in songs, including 50 famous classical songs, and 303 comprehensive practice exercises from famous methods, such as Beyer, Burgmüller, Czerny, and Hanon. The instrument is also compatible with Yamaha’s free Smart Pianist app—simply download the app to your smart device and connect it to the instrument*.

With the Smart Pianist app, you can easily operate the various Voice functions of the instrument and use it to call up scores of the built-in songs. It also features a comprehensive Piano Room function for changing the tonal quality and resonance settings of the piano sound.

* A cable connection is required. Make sure to purchase the correct cable for your smart device.

FEATURES FOR GREATER LISTENING COMFORT WHEN USING HEADPHONES
The YDP-165 employs new technology that corrects the sound balance optimally according to the volume you set—giving you an exceptionally natural sound that’s easy to listen to and is gentle on the ears, even when playing for a long time.

It also has Stereophonic Optimiser effect that lets you enjoy the natural, spacious sound you experience sitting in front of an acoustic grand piano, even when wearing headphones.

STYLISH DESIGN MATCHES YOUR ROOM INTERIOR
While based primarily on straight lines, it has a stylish design that incorporates elegant curves that are typical of a grand piano. Moreover, you can choose from a variety of colour variations the one you like to suit your interior and personal taste.

OTHER FEATURES:

LIMITING THE MAXIMUM VOLUME
A new Volume Limiter function lets you set a fixed maximum volume level, to protect your hearing from loud sound over the speakers or headphones.

RECORD AND PLAY BACK YOUR PERFORMANCES
The YDP-165 has powerful tools that let you record and check your performances, or record a part with just one hand and practice the other part while listening along to the first. Moreover, you can record two parts separately—for example, the left- and right-hand parts, or record two Voices in succession to make a complete song and arrangement.

PLAY ALONG WITH A PARTNER – IN THE SAME OCTAVE
This effectively makes the instrument two keyboards in one, letting two players play the same piano sound and octave range side-by-side. This is especially useful when learning with a partner, letting you learn and practice parts together.

 

YDP-165

Size/Weight

Dimensions

Width

1,357 mm [53-7/16″]

Height

849 mm [33-27/64″] (With music rest raised: 1,003 mm [39-31/64″])

Depth

422 mm [16-5/8″]

Weight

Weight

42.0 kg (92 lbs., 10 oz.)

Packing Box

Width

1,449 mm [57-3/64″]

Height

479 mm [18-55/64″]

Depth

584 mm [22-63/64″]

Control Interface

Keyboard

Number of Keys

88

Type

GH3 keyboard with synthetic ebony and ivory keytops

Touch Response

Hard/Medium/Soft/Fixed

Pedal

Number of Pedals

3: Damper (with half-pedal function), Sostenuto, Soft

Functions

Damper, Sostenuto, Soft

Display

Type

Size

Language

Panel

Language

English

Cabinet

Key Cover

Key Cover Style

Sliding

Music Rest

Yes

Music Clips

Yes

Voices

Tone Generation

Piano Sound

Yamaha CFX

Key-off Samples

Yes

Smooth Release

Yes

Virtual Resonance Modeling (VRM)

Virtual Resonance Modeling Lite (VRM Lite)

Yes

Polyphony

Number of Polyphony (Max.)

192

Preset

Number of Voices

10

Effects

Types

Reverb

4

Chorus

Brilliance

Master Effect

Intelligent Acoustic Control (IAC)

Yes

Stereophonic Optimiser

Yes

Functions

Dual/Layers

Yes

Split

Duo

Yes

Songs

Preset

Number of Preset Songs

10 voice demo songs + 50 classics + 303 lesson songs

Recording

Number of Songs

1

Number of Tracks

2

Data Capacity

Approx. 150 KB/Song (approx. 11,000 notes)

Compatible Data Format

Playback

SMF (Format 0, Format 1)

Recording

SMF (Format 0)

Functions

Piano Room

Overall Controls

Metronome

Yes

Tempo Range

5 – 280

Transpose

-6 – 0 – +6

Tuning

414.8 – 440.0 – 466.8 Hz (approx. 0.2 Hz increments)

Scale Type

Rhythm

Storage and Connectivity

Storage

Internal Memory

External Drives

Connectivity

Headphones

Standard stereo phone jack (x 2)

MIDI

AUX IN

AUX OUT

USB TO DEVICE

USB TO HOST

Yes

DC IN

16 V

Amplifiers and Speakers

Amplifiers

20 W x 2

Speakers

12 cm x 2

Power Supply

Power Consumption

13 W (When using PA-300C AC adaptor)

Auto Power Off

Yes

Power Supply

Adaptors

PA-300C

Accessories

Accessories

Owner’s Manual, 50 Classical Music Masterpieces Music Book, Online Member Product Registration, Warranty*, Bench*, Power cord*/AC adaptor* PA-300C *varies by area

This product is covered by a 5 year manufacturer warranty.

Although we are not authorised to determine if any repair is covered under warranty, if the item was purchased through World of Music, then we are often the best people to facilitate the claim for you and will do so as timely as possible. Warranty does not apply to cosmetic damage or faults that are a result of user neglect. Although your mate is really handy with a soldering iron, any product modification or home repair will also result in a void warranty.

Quite often, something perceived as a fault is as simple as a faulty cable or power issue so we always suggest checking over Frequently Asked Questions on the manufacturer website first. It can be a helpful approach to getting to the bottom of a problem and save you a lot of time in getting your gear back up and running!

This item ships via courier; fully insured for your peace of mind. Orders require a signature on delivery and we suggest using an address where someone will be present for the speediest delivery time. For delivery attempts with no one present to sign, your order will be taken to the courier depot and a card will be left for you to organise redelivery.

 

Product Description
YDP-165 Standard size, 88-key model of the ARIUS digital piano featuring weighted keyboard. With Yamaha's CFX concert grand piano sound as a built-in Voice, experience a luxuriously expressive playing feel with the GH3 keyboard. Includes newly equipped ear-friendly functions, and compatibility with Yamaha’s Smart Pianist app.
  • Meticulously sampled from Yamaha’s flagship CFX grand piano
  • 10 Voices, 353 Songs
  • New Virtual Resonance Modelling Lite (VRM Lite)
  • GH3 weighted keyboard with synthetic ebony and ivory keytops
  • Gentle on the ears when playing with headphones
  • Built-in stereo amplifier (20 W x 2)
  • Built-in stereo speaker system (12 cm x 2)
  • Smart Pianist app compatibility – featuring intuitive operation and score viewing
  ENJOYMENT THAT STAYS WITH YOU The luxurious tone and expressive ease of playing stays true to the basics of a real piano. It almost plays itself, releasing the sound and music you have within. Start your day with music and a huge smile on your face—the ARIUS piano makes you want to play more and more. BEAUTIFUL, POWERFUL SOUND SAMPLED FROM THE ACCLAIMED YAMAHA CFX CONCERT GRAND PIANO The YDP-165 features a piano Voice sampled from Yamaha’s flagship CFX concert grand piano—a renowned piano that delivers sparkling highs and a powerful resonant bass combined in a superbly expressive sound. The YDP-165 has the same detailed sound—from the lower keys to the higher keys—full of clarity and rich in colourful harmonic content. It gives you extraordinary expressive power and nuance, that authentically responds in your daily practice as well as your most emotion-filled performances. AUTHENTIC ACOUSTIC PIANO PLAYABILITY AND HALF-DAMPER PEDAL CONTROL With an 88-key piano action, the GH3 (Graded Hammer 3) keyboard reproduces the touch of an acoustic piano, from a naturally heavy feel in the lower key to a lighter touch in the upper octaves. The GH3 keyboard provides a grand piano-style response and feel, allowing rapid note repetition and authentic expressive control. Moreover, there’s a half-damper feature that authentically replicates the damper action on a grand piano, providing rich expressive variation. HARMONIC RESONANCE LIKE THAT OF A GRAND PIANO—VIRTUAL RESONANCE MODELLING LITE (VRM LITE) One of the allures of the grand piano is the sympathetic resonance created by the vibration of the entire instrument. The YDP-165 elaborately reproduces this rich sympathetic resonance through a groundbreaking technology called Virtual Resonance Modelling Lite (VRM Lite). VRM Lite creates a richly varied sound by simulating the complex sympathetic tones created when the vibrations of the strings are propagated to the soundboard and other strings, corresponding to the timing and intensity of key playing and pedalling. RICH, POWERFUL SOUND PROVIDED BY THE TONE ESCAPEMENT CONSTRUCTION The YDP-165 uses a newly developed tone escapement construction on the back of the cabinet that emanates sound from inside the piano. This allows you to experience the natural sound radiation and three-dimensional resonance like that of an acoustic piano. RICH VARIETY OF BUILT-IN SONGS, AND INTUITIVE OPERATION WITH SMART PIANIST APP Naturally, the YDP-165 has an authentic grand piano sound, but it also features various other built-in instrument sounds, for a total of 10 Voices—including electric piano, organ, vibraphone, and strings. The YDP-165 also has 353 built-in songs, including 50 famous classical songs, and 303 comprehensive practice exercises from famous methods, such as Beyer, Burgmüller, Czerny, and Hanon. The instrument is also compatible with Yamaha's free Smart Pianist app—simply download the app to your smart device and connect it to the instrument*. With the Smart Pianist app, you can easily operate the various Voice functions of the instrument and use it to call up scores of the built-in songs. It also features a comprehensive Piano Room function for changing the tonal quality and resonance settings of the piano sound. * A cable connection is required. Make sure to purchase the correct cable for your smart device. FEATURES FOR GREATER LISTENING COMFORT WHEN USING HEADPHONES The YDP-165 employs new technology that corrects the sound balance optimally according to the volume you set—giving you an exceptionally natural sound that’s easy to listen to and is gentle on the ears, even when playing for a long time. It also has Stereophonic Optimiser effect that lets you enjoy the natural, spacious sound you experience sitting in front of an acoustic grand piano, even when wearing headphones. STYLISH DESIGN MATCHES YOUR ROOM INTERIOR While based primarily on straight lines, it has a stylish design that incorporates elegant curves that are typical of a grand piano. Moreover, you can choose from a variety of colour variations the one you like to suit your interior and personal taste. OTHER FEATURES: LIMITING THE MAXIMUM VOLUME A new Volume Limiter function lets you set a fixed maximum volume level, to protect your hearing from loud sound over the speakers or headphones. RECORD AND PLAY BACK YOUR PERFORMANCES The YDP-165 has powerful tools that let you record and check your performances, or record a part with just one hand and practice the other part while listening along to the first. Moreover, you can record two parts separately—for example, the left- and right-hand parts, or record two Voices in succession to make a complete song and arrangement. PLAY ALONG WITH A PARTNER – IN THE SAME OCTAVE This effectively makes the instrument two keyboards in one, letting two players play the same piano sound and octave range side-by-side. This is especially useful when learning with a partner, letting you learn and practice parts together.  
Specifications

YDP-165

Size/Weight

Dimensions

Width

1,357 mm [53-7/16″]

Height

849 mm [33-27/64″] (With music rest raised: 1,003 mm [39-31/64″])

Depth

422 mm [16-5/8″]

Weight

Weight

42.0 kg (92 lbs., 10 oz.)

Packing Box

Width

1,449 mm [57-3/64″]

Height

479 mm [18-55/64″]

Depth

584 mm [22-63/64″]

Control Interface

Keyboard

Number of Keys

88

Type

GH3 keyboard with synthetic ebony and ivory keytops

Touch Response

Hard/Medium/Soft/Fixed

Pedal

Number of Pedals

3: Damper (with half-pedal function), Sostenuto, Soft

Functions

Damper, Sostenuto, Soft

Display

Type

Size

Language

Panel

Language

English

Cabinet

Key Cover

Key Cover Style

Sliding

Music Rest

Yes

Music Clips

Yes

Voices

Tone Generation

Piano Sound

Yamaha CFX

Key-off Samples

Yes

Smooth Release

Yes

Virtual Resonance Modeling (VRM)

Virtual Resonance Modeling Lite (VRM Lite)

Yes

Polyphony

Number of Polyphony (Max.)

192

Preset

Number of Voices

10

Effects

Types

Reverb

4

Chorus

Brilliance

Master Effect

Intelligent Acoustic Control (IAC)

Yes

Stereophonic Optimiser

Yes

Functions

Dual/Layers

Yes

Split

Duo

Yes

Songs

Preset

Number of Preset Songs

10 voice demo songs + 50 classics + 303 lesson songs

Recording

Number of Songs

1

Number of Tracks

2

Data Capacity

Approx. 150 KB/Song (approx. 11,000 notes)

Compatible Data Format

Playback

SMF (Format 0, Format 1)

Recording

SMF (Format 0)

Functions

Piano Room

Overall Controls

Metronome

Yes

Tempo Range

5 – 280

Transpose

-6 – 0 – +6

Tuning

414.8 – 440.0 – 466.8 Hz (approx. 0.2 Hz increments)

Scale Type

Rhythm

Storage and Connectivity

Storage

Internal Memory

External Drives

Connectivity

Headphones

Standard stereo phone jack (x 2)

MIDI

AUX IN

AUX OUT

USB TO DEVICE

USB TO HOST

Yes

DC IN

16 V

Amplifiers and Speakers

Amplifiers

20 W x 2

Speakers

12 cm x 2

Power Supply

Power Consumption

13 W (When using PA-300C AC adaptor)

Auto Power Off

Yes

Power Supply

Adaptors

PA-300C

Accessories

Accessories

Owner’s Manual, 50 Classical Music Masterpieces Music Book, Online Member Product Registration, Warranty*, Bench*, Power cord*/AC adaptor* PA-300C *varies by area

Warranty

This product is covered by a 5 year manufacturer warranty.

Although we are not authorised to determine if any repair is covered under warranty, if the item was purchased through World of Music, then we are often the best people to facilitate the claim for you and will do so as timely as possible. Warranty does not apply to cosmetic damage or faults that are a result of user neglect. Although your mate is really handy with a soldering iron, any product modification or home repair will also result in a void warranty.

Quite often, something perceived as a fault is as simple as a faulty cable or power issue so we always suggest checking over Frequently Asked Questions on the manufacturer website first. It can be a helpful approach to getting to the bottom of a problem and save you a lot of time in getting your gear back up and running!

Shipping

This item ships via courier; fully insured for your peace of mind. Orders require a signature on delivery and we suggest using an address where someone will be present for the speediest delivery time. For delivery attempts with no one present to sign, your order will be taken to the courier depot and a card will be left for you to organise redelivery.

 

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