Korg say the new SP-170S digital piano is simple, stylish, and easy to use 06/04/11
Here's Korg's press release on the SP-170S...
The digital piano that's easy to use, yet captures the essential elements of a piano...
The simple SP-170 piano achieved popularity thanks to its focus on the pianistic essentials of sound and playing touch. Now, the SP-170S moves the rear-mounted power switch and volume knob to the front panel, ensuring easy operation by those who may be using a digital piano for the first time. Two new buttons – Sound and Piano Play – have been added. Pressing the Sound button lets you access and select one of the ten keyboard sounds; the Piano Play button quickly selects the Piano 1 sound, so great piano sound is always just one button press away! Main features
Simple in design, the portable and stylish SP-170S emphasizes the vital piano elements: a comfortable keyboard, and a satisfying sound.
The two skillfully sampled concert grand piano sounds capture all the nuances of the performer's touch.
The clean and streamlined controls make it easy to select sounds and set the volume.
A total of ten sounds are provided, including electric pianos, harpsichord, organs, strings, and more.
Our new Natural Weighted Hammer Action (NH) faithfully reproduces the touch of an acoustic piano.
The Key Touch Control offers three levels of sensitivity to match the keyboard response to any playing style.
The new speaker system features improved speaker quality and enhanced resonance.
Reverb effect adds depth and spaciousness to the sound; Chorus adds warmth and motion.
Two headphone jacks allow for parent/child or student/teacher private practice, or for just sharing with friends
Damper pedal and music rest complete the SP-170S
Available in either or black or white to complement any environment