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Casio's AiR Sound Source
Have the privilege of playing two Concert Grand piano sounds. Casio show their extensive attention to detail with their Acoustic and Intelligent Resonator technology. The AP 470 recreates every nuance and subtle tonal detail that you'd expect from a traditional instrument. This includes String Resonance, Action Noise, and even an opening Acoustic lid. You hear these advanced piano features in the AP 470's European and American grand piano tones. Each one is sampled to perfection and ready for both classical and contemporary music styles.
Concert Play and Hall Simulator
Get a taste of playing with a world-class orchestra. With Concert Play and the Casio AP-470, you can experience this standard of music. Choose from 10 beautifully recorded classical melodies, and play the piano alongside the thrilling sound of a symphony orchestra. Experience the professional with the Hall Simulator too. Using real scientific measurements, the Hall Simulator recreates the acoustic characteristics of some of the world's most famous concert halls, including Sydney Opera house and Wembley Stadium. With the touch of a button, you can hear how your playing would sound if you were playing there in real life.
USB Audio Recording
Create high-quality recordings from home. With the AP 470 it couldn't be easier: Insert a USB memory stick, Press Audio Record and play. Then you're free to share your music with family, friends, or upload to the internet.
Chordana Play for Piano app
Casio understands that technology plays a large part in education, and learning to play the piano is no exception! Now you can connect your smartphone or tablet to your piano via a USB cable to unlock a wealth of educational features. You can choose between the 60 included PDFs of sheet music on the Chordana Play for Piano app, or you can even add your own PDF files. When connected via USB, you can configure your single or triple pedal unit as a page-turner, enabling you to concentrate on the performance. You can even take lessons using the on-screen keyboard and track your progress using a scoring system!
Get even more control over your instrument with Chordana Play. When you connect your Casio piano, you can now use your smartphone or tablet to finetune a multitude of features. You can control main settings such as what voice you are using, metronome settings, and reverb settings quickly and efficiently. If you're really wanting to tweak your tone, then you can start to experiment with hammer response, string response, lid settings, layering options, split keyboard, recording settings, plus much more! Head over to the Casio website to find out more.
The Casio AP 470 features Casio's Tri-Sensor Scaled Hammer Action II keyboard. Thoughtfully designed to deliver the most natural and authentic playing experience, the AP 470 is meticulously engineered to recreate the weight, touch, and resistance of a grand piano.
The digital piano is made with simulated Ebony and Ivory textured keys, replicating the touch and playability of an acoustic grand piano. And thanks to the all-new tri-sensor system, you can accurately capture the tonal character of your performance with the AP 470. Casio's AP 470 allows you to perform with total depth, character, and strength.
For quiet listening, the AP 470 now has two headphone outputs which are located on the front of the instrument. For those who are performing with other amplification, the AP 470 also features 1/4" left and right line outputs on the rear panel. The AP 470 continues Casio's tradition of providing "class compliant" USB connectivity on Celviano digital pianos. This enables the AP 470 to be used with Mac or Windows computers without the need for downloading drivers. Class Compliant USB MIDI also enables the AP 470 to be used as a controller with the Apple iPad simply with the use of Apple's Camera Connection Kit.
Casio UK Warranty
Have complete confidence in your new instrument. Casio UK guarantees you a smooth playing experience on their Celviano (AP 270 and AP 470 only) products with their 3-year warranty. If you need any repairs to your piano in this time, a technician will be sent to your home at no extra charge, including parts and labour. You'll be taken care of with Casio UK. Please note, these warranties will be valid once registered with Casio UK at https://music.casio.co.uk/warranty/
Free Online Lessons with the Casio Music Academy
Your piano comes with free access to the Casio Music Academy. You'll learn with hands-on videos, articles, and ten online interactive lessons designed by some of the UK's top educators. The Casio Music Academy is designed to give beginning pianists of all ages the best start in music. Get sophisticated teaching at the touch of a button. Visit the Casio Music Academy website for more details.
- Number of Keys: 88
- Action: Tri-Sensor Scaled Hammer Action Keyboard II
- Key Finish: Simulated Ebony and Ivory Keys
- Touch Sensitivity: 3 Sensitivity Levels, off
- Sound Source: Multi-dimensional Morphing AiR Sound Source
- Maximum Polyphony: 256
- Hammer Response: Yes
- String Resonance: Yes (4 Levels)
- Damper Resonance: Yes (4 Levels)
- Damper Noise: Yes (On/Off)
- Lid Simulator: Yes (4 Levels)
- Key Off Simulator: Yes
- Key Action Noise: Yes (On/Off)
- Hall Simulator: 4 types
- Chrous: 4 types
- Brilliance: Yes
- DSP: Built into some tones
- Concert Play: 10 songs (mode: Listen/Lesson/Play)
- Music Library: 60 songs
- Lesson Function: Part ON/OFF, Lesson Part Select: R / L
- Song Expansion: 10 User Songs (max.) up to 90 KB/song
Audio Recording / Playback
- Max. Songs: 99
- Max. Time: 25 minutes / song.
- USB Flash Drive: 44.1kHz Stereo WAV format
- Headphone / Phones Output: Stereo Standard Jack / Output x2
- USB to Host: Yes
- USB to Device: Yes
- MIDI: Yes (Uses USB to Host port)
- Pedals: Damper (half-damper pedal operation), Soft, Sostenuto
- Half-Damper Pedal Operation: Continuous
Sound and Power
- Speakers: (12cm x 2) and (4cm x 2)
- Amplifiers: 20W + 20W
- Power Requirements: AC Adapter: AD-E24250LW
- Dimensions: 1417 x 427 x 861 mm
- Weight: 43.4kg
Included Accessories: AC Adapter, music stand, score book.