Casio Celviano AP-260 Digital Piano - Brown Walnut
The Celviano line of pianos has been refined for those who demand an authentic grand piano experience. The new AP-260's traditional design houses new stereo grand piano sounds and redesigned keyboard action. Utilizing a new tri-sensor spring-less 88 note scaled hammer action, every nuance and detail of your performance is captured. A new 4 layer stereo grand piano sound is delivers a natural, expressive and dynamic piano experience.
- 18 high-quality tones including stereo-sampled grand piano tones
- Digital effects: reverb (4 types), chorus (4 types), brilliance, DSP (preset for some tones)
- Lesson feature using 60 Music Library songs plus 10 user loaded songs
- Duet Mode enabling two people to play in the same range
- Recorder: 2 tracks x 1 song (approx. 5,000 notes)
- Two GRAND PIANO buttons and an ELEC PIANO button for instant access
- Slide-type keyboard cover
- Auto Power Off
The grand piano sounds in the AP-260 deliver an unprecedented level of realism and expression. Four dynamic levels of stereo piano samples are integrated with Casio's proprietary Linear Morphing System, for a grand piano sound with seamless transitions and a superior dynamic range. For added realism, the AP-260 simulates the sound of open strings when the dampers are raised by the pedal using Acoustic Resonance DSP.
The AP-260 features a total of 18 built-in tones, with the ability to layer two sounds or split the keyboard to allow a bass sound in the left hand. It has a built-in library of 60 songs that can be practiced at any tempo utilizing the dual headphone outputs or the internal speaker system. Celviano's Duet Mode allows student and teacher to practice at the keyboard simultaneously.
To complete the piano experience, the AP-260 features128 notes of polyphony, enough horsepower to the most demanding musical passages and the ability to layer sounds and use the damper pedal without worry of dropped notes. In addition the AP-260 can connect effortlessly to your computer via USB without the need to install drivers.
High-quality audio data recordings of 10 live orchestra performances are installed. Pianists can play along with recordings and enjoy the feeling of participating in a magnificent performance. Musical scores of the concerts are bundled.
Powered by AIR
Casio’s new AiR technology, redefines the Celviano digital piano experience with richer and more genuine sounds. The AiR sound source enables the new Celviano models to deliver first-class realism and detail by providing damper resonance, which enhances the sounds of the dampers lifting off the strings when pushing on the sustain petal. Casio’s AiR technology also compensates for the speed at which hammers strike strings at different velocities and key ranges, imperative for those who crave the authentic sounds and feel of a traditional grand piano.
Casio continues the tradition or providing "class compliant" USB connectivity on Celviano digital pianos. This allows Celviano to be used with Mac or Windows computers without the need for downloading drivers. Class Compliant USB MIDI also allows Celviano digital pianos can also be used as a controller the Apple iPad simply with the use of Apple's Camera Connection Kit.
|Included from Manufacturer||Furniture Style Bench
|Piano Cabinet Style||Console|
|Number of Keys||88|
|Key Action||Weighted Scaled Hammer Action with Tri-Sensor keys|
|Weighted Keys||Hammer Weighted|
|Speaker Power||2 x 8 Watts|
|Speaker Size||(2) 4.7"
|Number of Sounds||18 New, Enhanced|
|Voices of Polyphony||128|
|Songs||10 User Songs
Approx. 900KB (Approx. 90KB/Song) Capacity for User Songs
|Audio Outputs||(2) 1/4" Stereo Headphone|
|Product Weight||87.1 lbs|
|Unique Features||Duet Mode
AiR (Acoustic & intelligent Resonator)
Multi-dimensional Morphing AiR Sound Source
Casio Limited Warranty
This product, except for the case and battery, is warranted by Casio and its distributors to the original purchaser to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use for a period of one year from the date of purchase. This warranty is valid only for service in the country of purchase.
For a limited time, if you register your product online at Casio's website, you may quality for a warranty extension of four (4) years on select Celviano digital piano models or two (2) years on select Privia digital piano models. Please visit Casio's website and register your product for details.
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For just $40 more, Room of Choice delivery is available for most freight shipments as well. This service includes delivery of your packages to any room in your home up to two flights of stairs. While many Yamaha Clavinova pianos come with this service included for free, there are a few models that are not eligible for our standard Room of Choice service. These models include the CLP-565GP, CLP-665GP, CLP-695GP, NU1X, and the Kurzweil MPG100. For more info and delivery options, please contact a Sales Advisor at 800-783-3368.