Yamaha MOTIF XS6

workstation/synthesizer

Yamaha XS6

Information about the Yamaha MOTIF XS6

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picture of the Yamaha XS6

Listen to the Yamaha XS6 through these:

Yamaha StagePas 300, Yamaha StagePas 500

Roland SA-300 (get a pair)

Peavey KB-5

Recording tools for your Yamaha XS6

Yamaha AW1600 hard disk-based multitrack recorder

Korg D888 hard disk-based recording studio

Alesis MultiMix 8USB mixer/audio interface

 

Yamaha XS6 Description

Positioned above the Yamaha MO6 and replacing the Yamaha MOTIF ES6, the 61 key XS6 and it's two brothers the XS7 & XS8 all launched at NAMM Jan 2007 are Yamaha's high-end synthesizer and production workstation.

Featuring the new 8 component Expanded Articulation (XA), said to be amazing for creating acoustic sounds, the XS also has 355MB of stored sounds plus upto 1GB of onboard sampling memory, 4 simultanious arpeggiators and every conceivable connection including ethernet (FireWire optional on XS6/7, standard on XS8).

1,045 (W) x 391 (D) x 122 (H) mm, 14.8 kg

Full specification of Yamaha XS6

Marketing blurb for Yamaha XS6

Yamaha XS6 reviews

XS6 reviews as soon as they are written

Yamaha XS6 resources

XS6 manual as soon as it is available

MOTIF XS Editor... as soon as it ships

Alternatives to the Yamaha XS6

Yamaha MO6, Yamaha MOTIF XS7

Yamaha S90ES

Roland Fantom X6, Roland G70

Korg TR61, Korg M50, Korg M3