Kawai ES-8 SW

Stage Piano

  • With Responsive Hammer III (RHIII) mechanism with pressure point simulation and triple sensor for 88 keys
  • Harmonic Imaging XL (HI-XL) with 88 key sampling
  • 34 Sounds
  • 256-voice polyphonic modes
  • 100 Rhythms with variation
  • Transpose
  • Intonation
  • String resonance
  • Damper effect
  • Dual mode
  • Split mode
  • Four hand mode
  • Internal 2-channel recorder
  • Metronome
  • 2 x Headphone connectors
  • MIDI in/out
  • Line in (stereo)
  • Line out (L/mono, R)
  • USB to host
  • USB to device
  • Speaker system: 2 x 15 W
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 1362 x 361 x 149 mm
  • Weight: 22.5 kg
  • Colour: White
  • F-10H sustain pedal and sheet music stand included
  • With 5-year manufacturer's warranty
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  • Clavi-Harpsi
  • Demo 1
  • Demo 2
  • E-Pianos
  • Organs
  • Piano-1
  • Piano-2
  • Vibraphone
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Further information

Number Of Keys 88
hammer mechanics Yes
Number of simultaneous tones 256
Number Of Sounds 34
Effects Yes
Speaker Yes
Headphone Outputs 2
Sequencer Yes
Metronome Yes
MIDI keyboard-function No
Pitch Bend No
Modulation Wheel No
Split Zones 0
Layer Function Yes
MIDI interface 1x In, 1x Out

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Great keyboard with very nice touch!!!

zoleeon, 28.05.2018
After a few other keyboards, finally I stopped on this one, It has nice acoustic and electric pianos, good speakers, and kind of portable, but the main thing for me is the touch of the keybed, After the VPC-1, that I still use it for practice, the touch of the ES8 is a bit lighter but with nice playing feeling. It is quite easy to access different setups in the menu, I mainly use it with othes VST's.
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A great buy.

22.04.2016
The pros:
Looks great, feels great, sounds great. The new Shigeru Kawai pianos sound amazing. The response and touch are the one of the best, if not the best, in its price range. It has a wide range of features, if you're willing to put in the time and effort to learn how to use them.

The cons:
The action isn't perfect, but very respectable for a DP and better than some acoustic pianos. A limited amount of instruments, as expected of a DP. Can be remedied via patching.

Overall:
I'm very happy with the buy. It's a good piano.
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