patcub wrote:Was wondering the same.
I would like to know if steinberg/yamaha are planing to release a keyboard controller in the next months, because the ones on the market are pretty disappointing quality wise.
I would love to have an insight from them, I could wait a few month if I knew something is being preparee. But I dońt want to wait in vain.
The yamaha kx series seems good though, but i think it´s discontinued.
Wait for January and if they have something new, it'll be at NAMM. I seriously doubt it though. I have the impression that Yamaha doesn't want to compete in a such a crowded market racing to the bottom (you can find a decent 61-key controller for as little as $100 nowadays, if you don't mind the lack of aftertouch...)
The KX88 was a monster that weighted a ton and the initial version couldn't transmit any velocity higher than 100 (the first DX7's to hit the market had the same problem.) That was 30 years ago, of course.
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