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P-85 Contemporary Digital Piano

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New action and improved sample engine for premium, portable play.

The Yamaha P85 Contemporary Digital Piano features 88 keys with improved graded hammer action and improved multistrike piano sample/recordings for rich sound and play in a lightweight and portable keyboard. The P85 has 64 note polyphony; built-in song recorder and metronome; onboard speaker system; and a headphone jack so you can practice silently. Sleek contemporary design fits in any room dcor.

The P85S gives you realistic, acoustic-like touch response with Advanced Wave Memory (AWM) stereo-sampled piano voices in a compact digital piano with the high quality you expect from Yamaha.

Exceptionally high-quality sound
The gorgeous piano sounds of the P-85 feature meticulous digital sampling of a full concert grand piano”that change in tone and volume depending on how you play”thanks to Yamaha's sophisticated AWM stereo sampling.

Realistic, acoustic-like touch response
Enjoy authentic, naturally expressive key touch”modeled after an actual acoustic piano, from the low notes to the high”with the Graded Hammer Standard (GHS) keyboard.

Ultra-compact, stylish design
The attractive, slim, lightweight design of the instrument”less than 25 lbs.”suits virtually any room decor, while the built-in speaker system fills your room with luscious sound.

Extensive voice selection and dual-voice function

The versatile P-85 also gives you a variety of other high-quality instrument voices, including electric pianos, organs, strings, and harpsichord”plus a Dual Voice feature for playing two voices at once.

Record your performance
You can capture your own playing with the song recording feature, then play it back for studying or accompaniment. There's even a built-in metronome for practicing and recording in perfect time.

Expressive half-pedal control
Features a half-pedal effect that gives you greater acoustic-like expressive control over the sound (with optional FC3 Foot Controller or LP-5 Pedal Unit).

Matching Stand (optional)
The optional stands provide stability and optimum sound projection for the instrument”as well as a stylish appearance.

Three-pedal unit (optional)
The optional LP-5 Pedal Unit gives you three pedals for the same kind of comprehensive sustain, sostenuto, and soft control found on grand pianos.


  • Improved multistrike piano sample/recordings
  • Improved graded hammer action
  • 64-note polyphony
  • Built-in song recorder and metronome
  • Half-damper effect using optional FC3 Pedal or LP5 pedal unit
  • Built-in amplifiers and speakers
  • MIDI I/O
  • Headphone jack
  • Black finish
  • Contemporary slim design
  • Compatible with the L85 Wood Digital Piano Stand (sold separately)

P-85 Contemporary Digital Piano Specifications:

  • 88 key Graded Hammer Standard keyboard (A1-C7)
  • 64-note max polyphony
  • 10 voices
  • AWM Stereo Sampling engine
  • Reverb and chorus effects
  • Metronome
  • 1-track recording/playback
  • 10 voice demos/50 piano preset songs
  • MIDI I/O
  • Headphone jack
  • Sustain pedal jack (FC5 pedal included)
  • 6W x 2 stereo sound
  • 52-3/16''W x 11-5/8''H x 5-15/16''D
  • 25 lbs., 9 oz.
  • Owners Manual, Quick Operation Guide, AC Power Adapter, Pedal (FC5), Music Rest
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