Yamaha Tyros

Yamaha Tyros
MRRP £ 2,550
TRS-MS01 Speaker System
MRRP £ 210
A Yamaha digital keyboard designed to satisfy the most discerning professional is not that unusual, providing an instrument that´s fun and easy to use at the same time is what Tyros is all about.
Versatile design is taken to new levels – for home and professional players alike, in the living room, on stage or in the studio – Tyros adapts to your application delivering awesome music-making power in a compact, easy-to-use, and lightweight instrument. The features however are far from lightweight. In fact, Tyros is fully loaded with a comprehensive collection of innovative, sophisticated functions tailored to satisfy the demands of all musicians.
Tyros is the logical result of a history of World-Class musical instruments from Yamaha. Unlike the majority electronic keyboard manufacturers, Yamaha has been designing and building most of the instruments whose sounds you find in a digital keyboard for over 100 years. If you think that knowing what the real thing should sound and behave like would give you an edge, you´d be right!

Keyboard 61 Keys (C1 ~ C6) with Touch Response (Initial Touch / After Touch)
Polyphony 128 notes max.
Display Full Color LCD. Contrast and Angle are Adjustable
Languages English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish (Demo & Help User Selectable)
1149 Preset Voices + 36 Drum kits 403 Voices (393 Normal Voices + 10 Mega) + 10 Organ Flutes + 480 XG Voices + 256 GM2 Voices + 31 Drum Kits + 5 SFX Kits
Mega Voices Steel Guitar, Hi String Guitar, 12 String Guitar, Clean Guitar, Overdrive, Distortion, Acoustic Bass, Finger Bass, Pick Bass, Fretless Bass
Sweet! Voices Oboe, Violin, Harmonica, Mandolin, New Alto Sax, Mute Trumpet, Flugel Horn, Tenor Sax, Clarinet, Trumpet, Flute, Soprano Sax, Trombone, Pan Flute
Live! Voices French Horns, Sax Section, Steel Guitar, Grand Piano, Brass Section, Nylon Guitar, Strings, Gospel Choir
Live! Drums Live! Studio, Live! Standard, Live! Funk, Live! Brush, Live! Percussion
Cool! Voices Clean Guitar, Jazz Guitar, Vintage Electric Guitar, Electric Piano, Jazz Organ
Sound Creator Save to User Drive, Floppy Drive or Opt. HDD – Unlimited *1
Custom Voice Normal Voice: 128 Max. *2, Drum Voice: 10 Max. *3
Organ Flutes 10 User Organ Flutes presets in memory at one time (can be saved in any disk or user location) – Nine Footages using Modeling Technology
Voice Layer Right1, Right2, Right3 (You can layer up to 3 voices at a time)
Voice Split Lower1 (with hold function)
Reverb 34 Preset + 3 User
Chorus 26 Preset + 3 User
DSP for Styles 183 Preset
DSP Effect for R1 183 Preset + 10 User
DSP Effect for R2 183 Preset + 10 User
DSP Effect for R3 183 Preset + 10 User
DSP Effect for Left 183 Preset + 10 User
DSP for MIC 183 Preset + 10 User
Poly/Mono Yes – Portamento Time is adjustable in Mono Mode
Vocal Harmony 60 Preset + 10 User (3 note polyphony max.)
MIC Effects Noise Gate, Compressor, 3 Band EQ
Harmony/Echo 17 Presets
Master EQ (5 Band) 5 Presets + 2 User
Part EQ (2 Band) 29 Parts (R1, R2, R3, Left, Style x 8, Song x 16, Multi Pads)
Master Compressor
(3 Band)
5 Presets + 5 Users
Touch Response 5 Presets (Off Level adjustable)
Tempo: 5 ~ 500
Transpose -12 ~ 0 ~ 12 (Assignable Keyboard/Song/Master)
Tuning 414.8 ~ 440Hz ~ 466.8
Upper Octave -1, 0 +1
Part Octave -2, -1, 0, +1, +2
Real-time Controllers Pitch Bend Wheel, Modulation Wheel
Auto Accompaniment
Preset Styles 300 Preset Styles in 10 Categories
User Styles Save to User Drive, Floppy Drive or Opt. HDD – Unlimited *1
Disk Direct Yes (Style will play direct from disk – just like the Internal Styles)
Format SFF (Style File Format)
Control SFF (Style File Format) Intro x 3, Fill In x 4, Break x 1, Main Sections x 4, Ending x 3, Fade In/Out, Tap Tempo, Sync Start, Sync Stop, Ritardando
Parts 8 Parts with full mixer control
Fingering Types Single Finger, Multi Finger, Fingered, On Bass, Full Keyboard, AI (Artificial Intelligence) Fingered, AI Full Keyboard
Quick Access Memory
One-Touch Setting 4 per Style – Fully Programmable
Music Finder 1446 Records – Fully Programmable up to 2500 records
Registration Memory 8 Switches Banks + Freeze Function (Save to User Drive, Floppy Drive or Opt. HDD – Unlimited *1)
Multi Pads User Control Pads 1/2/3/4, & Stop (Save to User Drive, Floppy Drive or Opt. HDD – Unlimited *1)
Disk Direct Disk Direct Playback with Ultra Quick Start function
Selection Six dedicated buttons (user assignable) for Song Locations (FD, HD or User Drive) + Chain, Random and Next
Playback Control SP (Song Position) 1-4 + Loop (Programmable) – Jump to 4 song positions. Loop playback available
Number of Songs Unlimited *1 – Save to User Drive, Floppy Drive or Opt. HDD
Tracks 16
Recording Quick Rec., Multi-track Rec., Step Rec., Chord Step
Capacity Approx. 35,000 Notes
Lyric Lyrics Display (For MIDI files that have lyrics)
Score Zoom in/out, User can select which tracks to display; Note Names, Lyric & Chord Display On/Off
Disk Storage
User Drive 3.3MB – Max. 250 files & folders per folder.
Floppy Disk Drive 3.5″ 2HD/2DD – Max. 250 files & folders per folder. Max. 224 Files & Folder in the Root Directory.
Hard Disk Drive Optional 2.5″ IDE HD – Internal Max. 250 files & folders per folder. Max. Height 12.7 mm Max. Capacity: approx. 40 GB (Logical size: approx. 137 GB)
Video Out NTSC, PAL – User selectable Screen Content (Lyrics only or LCD Contents Mirror)
USB USB Slave x 1 (USB Version 1.1). MIDI x 2, Voice Edit, Storage drive maintenance (copy, paste, rename, move etc.)
Foot Control – User Function Assignable Foot Pedal 1 Default Sustain / 2 DSP Variation / 3 Volume
  • Phones, Line Out Main (L/L+R, R), Sub 1/2
  • Loop Send (L/L+R, R), AUX In Loop Return (L/L+R, R), Trim Vol.
  • To Sub Woofer L/R, To Left/Right Speaker
  • MIC/Line In – Dynamic MIC (Imp. 250 ohm recommended) Trim, Input Volume, Signal/Over Indicator.
Power Supply AC (Inlet)
Dimensions 1,149 x 428 x 137 mm W x D x H (45.24″ x 16.9″ x 5.4″) Without Music Rest, Speakers & other projections
Weight 12.4 kg (27.38 lbs)
*1 Because the file is saved in the User Drive, Floppy Disk or Hard Drive, the maximum number is limited according to the capacity of the drive and the maximum number of files and folders in a folder.
*2 The number of voices differs according to the selected voice and/or way of editing. For example, if Live! Grand Piano is selected and saved as it is, up to 94 voices can be saved.
*3 The number of voices differs according to the selected voice and/or way of editing. For example, if Live! Standard Kit is selected and saved as it is, up to 10 voices can be saved.