Primarily geared towards learning musicians, the Yamaha PSR-E243 Portable Keyboard offers the built-in Yamaha Education Suite, which enables students to teach themselves piano as well as built-in accompaniment styles that make it possible to sound like full bands. USB TO HOST connectivity makes interfacing with personal computers and Apple iPad/ iPhone/ iPod touch easy. The PSRE243 keyboard can also be used as a MIDI controller for computers and high performance sound sources.
The Yamaha PSR-E243 keyboard offers built-in speakers featuring the Ultra-Wide Stereo DSP button that creates greater separation and a more spacious sound. 385 voices and 100 Styles are provided for a huge range of sounds to choose from. In addition, Yamaha offers iOS/ Apple music apps for iPhone/ iPad and iPod Touch that extend and enhance the music-making experience. Connections to iOS devices require the optional i-UX1 USB MIDI interface cable.
Additional features include the Yamaha Education Suite built-in lessons that let users teach themselves to play, a power-saving mode and 61 full-sized keys. The Yamaha PSR-E243 is an affordable model that also lets users play along with a band or use the dedicated Portable Grand button to instantly call-up a great sounding grand piano.