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Best Selling Keyboard In India

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Yamaha PSRF51 61 KEYS Both battery and AC power 4.5 3 years BUY NOW
Casio CTK-2550 61 KEYS Both battery and AC power 4.4 3 years BUY NOW
Nektar SE49 49 KEYS USB Port 4.3 1 years BUY NOW
RockJam RJ561 61 KEYS Both battery and AC power 4.3 1 years BUY NOW
M-Audio Keystation Mini 32 MK3 32 KEYS USB Port 4.2 1 years BUY NOW
Akai Professional LPK25 Wireless 25 KEYS USB Port and Battery 4.2 1 years BUY NOW
Kadence Midiplus 49 KEYS USB Port 4.4 3 years BUY NOW

 

Yamaha PSR ekalaguru

When it comes to high quality and feature-rich musical instruments, Yamaha has always been one of the top contenders. This Yamaha PSRF51 keyboard is another gem of a product. It is quite similar to our top contender Casio as this one also has 61 keys and very versatile with a good range of voices, rhythms and style options. The reason it is placed second is the fact that it is down on polyphony notes, and overall sounds and voices but comes at a higher price than the Casio.

Best Suited for:- Beginners

Voices/ Styles/ Sounds

The Yamaha PSRF51 portable keyboard comes with a similar set of 61 keys like the Casio below. The look and feel of the keynotes are also quite similar. But the number of polyphony notes on this one is 32 as opposed to 48 on the Casio. It comes with AWM Stereo Sampling and 120 voices along with 114 preset styles. You can also add effects like reverb, guitar, harmonium etc and play with 30 songs in the background if you want to start right away.

Best Features

  • Intuitive LED display and colour-coded
  • Comes with 120 voices and 114 styles for getting started.
  • Built-in metronome for improving rhythm sense
  • 5 W + 2.5 W amplifiers for a quality surround sound.
  • Comes with a notation copy holder just above the screen to hold music sheets while playing.
  • Can be operated with batteries as well as with an AC adapter.

Advantages 

  • Brand value.
  • Well built and perfect for beginners.
  • Metronome and duo mode for realistic output.
  • Very user-friendly! 3 steps and you can play it with ease.
  • Keys have good feel and feedback.

Disadvantages 

  • Not as feature-rich like its direct competitor Casio.
  • No recording option.

Warranty:- 3 years

 

Casio is a well-known brand in the musical instrument world and it has made its name by providing useful features and excellent build quality at a decent price. This particular model, CTK-2550 is extremely versatile. It has 61 piano key styles and comes with the support of an exclusive Chordana play app with which you can connect your mobile or tablet and play any song while practicing. Rightfully takes the first place because of its huge range of features and voices, app support, competitive pricing and build quality.

Best Suited for:- Beginners

Voices/ Styles/ Sounds

This portable keyboard comes with 61 piano styled keys with 48 polyphony note. It is also equipped with 400 life-like instrument tones. You can start your jam whenever you want with 100 exclusive rhythms along with auto-accompaniments. There are around 60 songs built-in which are actually lessons accompanied by a metronome. It can actually help you play phrase by phrase. You can combine phrases and add effects to make it sound better. All these are instructed by the keyboard itself in a simulated human voice.

Best Features

  • Big LCD Display offers a clear and crisp vision. Comes with music notation and hand position indicator.
  • 30 User Song Banks for easy playing
  • Comes with a mobile app “Chordana Play” for quick learning and guide.
  • Comes with 400 Tones and 100 Rhythms. Also comes equipped with 13 Indian Tones and 12 Indian Rhythms
  • 2W+2W speakers offer fair sound output.
  • Comes with a free LAD-6 adapter.
  • Can be operated both with batteries and plugged-in.

Advantages

  • Very well priced and the best value for money option for beginners.
  • Comes in-built with various melodies, tones and rhythms for easy playing.
  • Good build quality and responsive keys.
  • Superior sound quality
  • Easy to use and portable
  • App support

Disadvantages 

  • Recording can be a problem

Warranty:- 3 years

 

Nektar is famous for its plug-in instruments and this synth-action keyboard is another potent product in their line-up. This one is a 49-key keyboard purely run on USB. It doesn’t require a driver to be installed as well. Just plug in the keyboard to your computer and that’s it! So, it is compliant with Windows, Mac, Linux, DAW Integration like Bitwig Studio, Digital Performer, GarageBand, Nuendo, Studio One and many more etc.

Best Suited for:- Intermediate

Voices/ Styles/ Sounds

There is a Bitwig 8-Track included with the package. This gives you access to 50 instruments (software) and effects for close to 8 audio project tracks. There is also a handpicked selection of versatile loops, samples and clips. Apart from that, there is 4 velocity curves plus 3 fixed. Also, there are in-built Octave shift buttons and Transpose shift buttons.

Best Features

  • Physical Transpose buttons. You can shift from +/- 12 semitones.
  • Physical Octave buttons to control -3/+4 octaves
  • Fader modulation to control any MIDI parameter
  • Comes with the option of pitch bend and modulation wheel
  • Available with Footswitch (sustain) 1/4 in. jack input

Advantages 

  • USB port for power as well as for communication with computer.
  • DAW Integration and all types of system connectivity options. iPad connectivity also available!
  • Physical Octave and Transpose changing wheel right on the front fascia of the keyboard.
  • LED display for notifications and status.
  • Well built and responsive keys.

Disadvantages 

  • Keys make a clicking sound while fully applied.
  • Only USB compliant! Can’t be played without computer/laptop or iPad.

Warranty:- 1 year

 

The best thing about RockJAM RJ561 is it is an all-in-one keyboard. By that, it means it comes with a superkit. There is nothing out there that can beat this in terms of the accessories offered. You will get an adjustable stand for placing the keyboard. Also, you will get a thick padded and adjustable stool for sitting while playing. The package also comes with an exclusive headphone if you want to play your keyboard without disturbing others.

Best Suited for:- Beginners

Voices/ Styles/ Sounds

With record and playback functionality, this 61-key keyboard boasts 100 keyboard sounds. It comes with 100 rhythms and 50 exclusive demo songs so that you can play along with ease. There are 30 free Piano Maestro songs that can be downloaded on your iPad/iPhone. This can help in practising rhythm, technique and much more.

Best Features

  • Comes with a super kit which includes 30 free songs on iPad/iPhone.
  • Package includes everything that will help you to start playing the keyboard right away. Like: keyboard stand, sitting stool, headphones etc. The stand and the stool are adjustable!
  • Clear LED screen for notifications and instructions.
  • Built-in speakers

Advantages 

  • All-in-one package with adjustable table and stool.
  • Value for money in terms of features and equipment on offer.
  • Quite a good range of songs and voices.
  • Big and crisp LED display.
  • Comes bundled with a quality headphone.
  • Can work both on battery and on power.

Disadvantages 

  • Speaker output sometimes has noises.
  • The build quality could have been better

Warranty:- 1-year

 

The M-audio Key station Mini Keyboard is for everyone whether you are a pro or just have put your hands on piano. This USB MIDI supported keyboard is loved for being compact and super lightweight. This one is a mini keyboard that features 32 keys but has a couple of control buttons to polish your creativity.

Best Suited For:- Professionals and Beginners

Voice/ Styles/ Sounds

No inbuilt voices or sounds on this one. But this particular model is perfect for unrestricted computer-based music creation. Comes with 32 velocity-sensitive keys! Also, there is a physical sustain and octave changing button on the left side. You can literally make music anywhere as it is USB powered and also supports iOS connectivity. There is also a premium software suite included in the package for immediate and easy for any production needs.

Best Features

  • Pitch bend and modulation controls for professional use
  • USB powered
  • Connects to iPad or computers
  • Octave up/down buttons expand the keyboard range
  • Sustain button for piano sustain and volume up/down buttons
  • Comes with a Premium Software Suite

Advantages 

  • Lightweight and easy to carry
  • Pitch bend and modulation control
  • Octave up and down button
  • Sustain button
  • Affordable professional keyboard
  • Best for home recordings

Disadvantages 

  • Average built quality
  • Not suitable for studio recording

Warranty:- 1 Year

Mini keyboards are very popular right now owing to their portability. And here is another on the list. The wireless MIDI keyboard comes with 25 keys. It is simple but has some advanced features like- Bluetooth support, sustain pedal, arpeggiator mode and many more.

Best Suited for:- Beginners

Voice/Styles/Sounds

No built-in voices or sounds. It is a mini-keyboard with 25 velocity-sensitive keys. The synth action promises to be responsive. There is a full-fledged octave key to cover any piano range. You will also get a sustain pedal input which is very unique! But what makes this keyboard worth the money is the exclusive multimode arpeggiator along with a tap tempo.

Best Features

  • It is highly portable! Weighs 450g and measures only 13 inches
  • Powered by 3 AA batteries or USB plug and play! No external power is required.
  • Bluetooth 4.0 support
  • Compatible with Windows, Mac, iOS and other music-making apps
  • It has customizable arpeggiator mode, default tempo control and users can time control for creating melodies.
  • Supports a wide range of music applications such as- Garage Band, Sonar, Logic etc.

Advantages 

  • Small footprint and lightweight
  • Velocity-sensitive keys
  • Bluetooth support
  • Arpeggiator mode, default tempo button and sustain pedal input

Disadvantages 

  • Tiny keys
  • Not sturdy
  • No ON/OFF control for sustain button. One finger will always be occupied.

Warranty:- 1-year

For those who are looking for a budget-friendly piano for composing music, you can opt for this. This comes with 49 weighted keys which will give the feeling of a traditional piano. It works great for FL studios or any other DAW. On top of that, it has 4 controlling knobs and many other settings to play with.

Best suited For:- Professionals

Voice/Style/Sound

No external sounds or voices on this one. It is purely a USB powered and the keyboard has 45 keys. There are unique capacitive touch sensors specifically to control the Pitch and the Modulation. It also boasts a Shift button for customized functions and also for Octave/Transpose options.

Best Features

  • 45 weighted touch-sensitive keys give a premium feel
  • Hot-plug supported and no drive is required
  • It is powered by USB. No external power supply is required.
  • Pitch and modulation controls
  • Provides octave shift and transpose
  • Backlite LED
  • 4 knobs for easy customization. T1-vol, T2 Pan, T3 for expression control, T4 reverb

Advantages 

  • Great built
  • Touch-sensitive keys
  • Pitch bend and modulation control
  • Best for FL Studio and other DAWs

Disadvantages 

  • Small-sized keys
  • Keys get scratched easily

Warranty:-  3 years

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Nilesh Pandey is working as a singer and musician in the field of Marathi films. For the last several years, he has learned singing from famous singers like Suresh Wadkar, Pandit Shaunak Abhishek and Pandit Hemant Pendse. After that he did many programs of Anandi Vastu with Anand Pimpalkar. Here are some selected films from Farzand Disco Sanya Vastra.

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