Yamaha CP4 Review & Comparison & Best Price


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Yamaha CP4
Yamaha CP4

Yamaha CP4 is designed by Yamaha for specific purpose, stage piano. It’s light weight, focused function, and simplicity. Unlike other workstations and synthesizers, Yamaha CP4 has intuitive and convenient button layout and LCD indicator. Yamaha CP4 contains sound of vintage electric piano to Yamaha’s current best grand piano CFX, CFIIIS, and S6. Yamaha CP4 Has 88-key Graded Hammer Action, and with the combination of grand piano sampling, players will be able to feel real grand piano.


Yamaha CP4 introduction video by Yamaha

Basic Yamaha CP4 explanation video from Yamaha

Yamaha CP4 Sound Demo

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Color| Available in black


Yamaha CP4 provides 3 year part and labor warranty.

Wooden Key (naturals)|

Yamaha CP4 wooden keys

Yamaha CP4 has synthetic ivory keytops which can absorb moisture, enabling for better touch. Yamaha CP4 has GH3 sensor, grade hammer action, Yamaha put such keys with best sensor in stage piano for the first time. With GH3 sensor, when players want to play fast, repetitive notes, they do not have to strike keys all the way to produce sound like upright piano. The new GH3 sensor with ivory keytop makes CP4 action like grand piano’s.


Yamaha CP4 has Yamaha MOTIF synthesizer based voice library, it has 433 voices.

Acoustic Piano sound|

Yamaha CP4 CFIIIS voice
Yamaha CFIIIS grand

CFX grand piano sound- Yamaha CP4 has CFX piano sound which is powerful, projects to the end of any concert hall, even over symphony orchestra. Yet, it is delicate and expressive.

CFIIIS grand piano sound – Yamaha CP4 has CFIIIS piano sound which is hand-crafted grand piano. It is resonant, has darker quality in mid range, and fits well with small ensemble.

S6 grand piano sound – Yamaha CP4 has S6 piano sound which has copper-wound strings that make its sound very warm, harmonious,mellow, and resonant. It goes well with quiet vocals and ballads.

Vintage Electric Piano|

Yamaha CP4 contains vintage electric piano sounds of CP80, DX7, RD I, RD II….

Yamaha CP4, CP80
Yamaha CP80
Yamaha CP4, DX7
Yamaha DX7

Virtual Circuit Model (VCM)|

Yamaha CP4 has VCM function, here is an example video of VCM effect from Yamaha.


Yamaha CP4 portability

Yamaha CP4 only weighs 38.5lb (17.5kg), very easy to carry compared to other digital pianos; has light and professional design.

Yamaha CP4 Control Panel (Yamaha official manual)

Yamaha CP4 left section

  1. Pitch bend wheel
  2. Modulation wheel
  3. Master volume dial
  4. Part buttons
  5. Part select button
  6. Part sliders
  7. Slider function button
  8. Metronome button
  9. Audio play/rec button
  10. Chorus & Reverb buttons
  11. A & B part effect buttons
  12. Master comp button
  13. Transpose (+)(-) buttons
  14. File button
  15. Utility button
  16. Edit button
  17. Stoer button
  18. LCD screenYamaha CP4 right section
  19. Data dial
  20. -1/No & +1/Yes buttons
  21. Performance play/select button
  22. Panel lock button
  23. Shift button
  24. Exit button
  25. Enter button
  26. Cursor buttons
  27. Voice category buttons
  28. Master EQ sliders




CP4 STAGE 88-key Natural Wood Graded Hammer (NW-GH) keyboard with Synthetic Ivory Keytops (with real-wood white keys)


Tone Generation Tone Generating Technology SCM (Spectral Component Modeling) + AWM2
Polyphony Number of Polyphony (Max.) 128
Preset Number of Voices 433 (CFX:15, CF:15, S6:15, Rd:15, Wr:6, CP80:8, DX:18, Clav, Organ:67, Strings, Choir, PAD:86, Others:174, Others(Drum):14)


Types Reverb 11 types
Chorus 9 types (46 presets)
Master Compressor 1 type (7 presets)
Master EQ 5 bands
Insertion Effect 62 types (226 presets) × 2 Parts


Performances User 128
Parts 3


Connectors Line Out UNBALANCED [L/MONO] and [R] OUTPUT jacks (standard mono-phone), BALANCED [L] and [R] XLR OUTPUT jacks
Headphones [PHONES] jack (stereo-phone)
Foot Controller 2 jacks
MIDI [IN] and [OUT] MIDI terminals
USB [TO HOST] and [TO DEVICE] USB terminals


Dimensions Width 1,332mm (52.4″)
Height 161mm (6.3″)
Depth 352mm (13.8″)
Weight Weight 17.5kg (38.5 lbs.)


Controllers Pitch bend wheel, Modulation wheel, Part slider × 3, [MASTER VOLUME] dial, Data Dial, MASTER EQUALIZER slider × 5
Display 40 characters × 2 lines, Character LCD with back-light
Power Consumption 18W
Additional package contents Power cord, FC3 foot pedal, Owner’s Manual, Online Manual CD-ROM (containing Reference Manual, Synthesizer Parameter Manual, and Data List)