Yamaha intros YDP-135R digital piano

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Yamaha has extended its range of YDP series digital pianos, which also includes the YDP-161B and YDP-V420, with the introduction of the YDP-135R Arius model.

Decked out in an attractive dark rosewood finish, Yamaha has attempted to make this entry-level instrument highly playable and realistic. This makes it an ideal first full-size digital piano for the budding home pianist.

Graded Hammer Standard (GHS) keyboard with matte black keytops

The YDP-135R has an excellent entry-level piano action with graded keys that have a heavier touch in the low end and a lighter touch in the high end.

Variable Touch Sensitivity

Customise the response of the the keyboard to your playing style.

Advanced Wave Memory(AWM) Stereo Sampling

High-quality, spacious, stereo grand piano sound.

Three Piano-Style Foot Switches

The built-in soft, sostenuto and damper pedals complete the piano playing experience.

1-Track Sequencer

The built-in, 1-track performance memory allows you to record a single performance and play it back instantly, ideal for either review or to play along with. There’s also a built-in metronome to help you stay in perfect time.

50 Preset Piano Songs

50 classic piano songs are provided in the song player and as a music book, “50 Greats for the Piano.” These songs can be used for background music or as learning reference.

Simple, elegant design

A simple and elegant design fits into a wide range of decor and living spaces.



CabinetColorDark Rosewood


DimensionsWidth1,357mm (53-7/16")
Height815mm (32-1/16")
Depth422mm (16-5/8")
WeightWeight37kg (79 lbs., 6oz)

Control Interface

KeyboardNumber of Keys88
TypeGraded Hammer Standard (GHS) Keyboard with matte black keytops
Touch SensitivityHard/Medium/Soft/Fixed
PedalNumber of Pedals3
FunctionsDamper, Sostenuto, Soft


Key CoverKey Cover StyleSliding
Music RestYes


Tone GenerationTone Generating TechnologyAWM Stereo Sampling
PolyphonyNumber of Polyphony (Max.)64
PresetNumber of Voices6




PresetNumber of Preset Songs6 Demo Songs, 50 Piano Prest Songs
RecordingNumber of Songs1
Number of Tracks1
Data Capacity65KB (ca. 11,000 notes) for User Song
Recording FunctionYes
Compatible Data FormatPlaybackOriginal Format, SMF(Format 0)
RecordingOriginal Format


Overall ControlsMetronomeYes
Tempo Range32 – 280
Transpose-6 to 0, 0 to +6

Storage and Connectivity

StorageInternal Memory65KB for a user song, maximum 307KB for other songs.
ConnectivityHeadphonesx 2

Amplifiers and Speakers

Amplifiers6W x 2
Speakers(12cm x 6cm) x 2


Included AccessoriesSong Book"50 greats for the Piano"


Available now for a RRP of around $1,199