Yamaha P-45 B

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Yamaha P45

Dan1991, 12.08.2017
I bought this keyboard as an introduction to piano. I wanted an instrument I could practice silently at home and with wide range of adjustable volume and headphone option, this keyboard is perfect for that.

Yamaha have a well deserved reputation in electronic instruments and it is easy to see why, even on their budget instruments like the P45. The plastics are thick, not flimsy and the keyboard has generously proportioned ergonomics.

The sound is really quite good through headphones, though the onboard speakers leave a little to be desired. You could be forgiven for mistaking it for a real piano, with your eyes closed and headphones on.

It has a reasonable range of features and sounds, and it's not covered in buttons and knobs like so many others. There is a handy and intuitive function button that allows you to change your sound type, which you can select by using the black and white keys. The black keys are matt, as opposed to gloss, which means fingerprints are not so much of a worry.

I'm impressed by the realism of the grand piano sounds, and if this keyboard was to fail I would certainly buy another.
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Pure joy

mariopereira, 22.02.2019
This was bought for a friend and recommended by another friend that is a piano teacher, my friend is a guitar player and wanted to start playing the piano for a long time now.

As a complete piano beginner so far he's loving it, the keys are very smooth and although he's kind of overwhelmed (because well, there's a lot of keys in there) he's loving it so far.

The construction itself feels super solid as you would expect for a Yahama product, the built-in speakers of the piano are no awesome but they seem good for built-in, but with headphones plugged in it's another story, it sounds so much better!

This should be an absolute joy to play with external speakers, but I'd be guessing here.

The sustain pedal that comes with it feels cheap and doesn't feel very smooth so we were recommended by the friend that is a piano teacher to buy the Yamaha FC 4A along with the piano and so we did.

Please keep in mind the dimensions of the piano because it is not small, the box that arrived by the post was almost higher than me, and I'm 6 foot.
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Best instrument for beginners by price and quality!

CyprusViolin, 26.12.2018
I am piano and violin teacher and I've bought it for my house. We rent the flat and couldn't allow upright piano. Also, we live in Cyprus, and humidity is very bad for pianos. Is necessary to tune the real one once a half of the year or more often. But this Yamaha P-45 B solves all the problems! It has 88 keys (which is important for beginners not to be puzzled and lost in octaves after) and weight keys! Also you can buy a bag for it (what I did) and put it into every time when you don't need to use it. The price is VERY loyal! So you easily have space! Highly recommend it to all my students and to all Thomann customers!
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Great keyboard

ABScott, 19.01.2019
Great keyboard for practicing on a piano with nice authentic sounding piano and amazing feel. However, if you wan't to record using this specific model, there is only a headphone out which really isn't great for recording.
The reverbs and sounds on it can't be faulted though, thouroughly enjoy using it.
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It's 100% like acoustic piano, but better.

Katsia, 21.10.2018
Amazing item for beginners and others.
Feels like real acoustic piano.
Has basic bright sounds and metronome.
Definitely recommend.
Easy to play at any time of the day.
Supports headphones.
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Excellent for composition

Jonathan5131, 03.03.2019
Keyboard has an excellent piano sound and touch is excellent. I would have added some features to it like additional sounds.
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A good deal for this price

Andrei B., 13.02.2017
I bought this for a rehearsal room at our church.

PRO: The piano sound is okay and the keys action is good for the price range.
Lightweight, easy to manipulate.
Although it's made of plastic, it's quite solid and materials are okay.

CONS: Almost all function buttons have been replaced with a FUNCTION + key combination which makes it difficult to use and you always have to refer back to the user guide should you want to use layer, split, transpose, velocity level adjustment etc.
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Does the job well...

King wazoo. Bristol England,, 01.09.2018
For the cost its brilliant , good quality and nice sounds...
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Great beginners piano

Jule553648, 10.04.2017
Piano plays great. Even my friend who is an experienced player likes it.

Pros:
Great digital piano for this price. Action feels very nice. Very nice for first year or two of piano learning. Maybe even more. The feel is comparable to higher end models.

Cons:
There is a slight constant hiss in the headphones. It is noticable. But not noticable on speakers.
The built in speakers are not the best. they lack a bit of clarity. But you cant expect high end sound in this price range.
The sustain pedal is too light and in goes all over the floor. I strongly suggest buying heavier, proper pedal.

Overall:
Very good digital piano to start with and have a lot of fun.
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Worth it

Berbremm, 02.04.2018
I bought this piano for home practice.

Pros: The keys are good, although the sounds are not the best possible. But considering the price it's ok. Lightweight and easy to carry.
Cons: It's confusing to configure reverb, layer and the others functions.
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one glaring issue

EmmaS, 01.10.2015
I love my mine, but there is one glaring issue: A5 doesnt sound as loudly as the other keys. Sounds great otherwise.
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yamaha still tops!

Denis9150, 13.08.2015
I purchased this digital piano with this in purpose..to relearn all of my old traits from boyhood as a music student.
This is a great piece of kit and not as such for beginners but all through the range of players today. It is the basic P range model but it does its job very well and at a very good price, and the 3 year warranty sets it on top so to speak.
Functions are limited as one would expect at entry level but are more than adequate for all users and the" entertainer" within is well produced.
well done Yamaha.
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Great value keyboard

JMOR, 15.06.2018
The Yamaha P45 is a great value keyboard which feels like a real piano and doesn't sound too bad.
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