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Yamaha DX7 II FD

FM Synthesizer

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Yamaha DX7 II FD
350.00 street price

DX7 II FD (FD stands for Floppy Drive). The version is equal to the DX7 II D with the addition of a floppy disk drive. The instrument offered 1MB of memory space which is identical to 40 RAM cartridges delivering thousands of voices and making fractional scaling, SysEx data available.

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Country of origin / production: Japan

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Usage area
Performance Synthesizer 
Usage Design/ Form Factor
With Keys 
Digital (D) 
Multi Timbral Capacity2 part(s)
Split/LayerSingle, dual, split
Tone Generator / Sound Synthesis
Synthesis Method Frequency Modulation (FM)
Oscillator Type DCO (Digitally Controlled Oscillator)
Oscillator Type Digital
FM Operators6
Waveform/ Spectral form (main generator) Sine
Programs/ Voices/ Timbres
User-defined Single Voice64
User-defined Multitimbral32
Envelope Generator (EG)
LFO: LFO Count1
Arpegiator/ Portamento
MIDI in/ out
Type Synth Action
Velocity Sensitivity 
Initial Touch 
Number of Keys61
Display type TFT
Built-in controllers
Pitch Bend Wheel 
Modulation Wheel 
Slider/ Drawbar3
External controllers
Breath Controller 
Sustain foot pedal 
Expression foot pedal 
Audio out
Analogue: 1/4" (6.35mm)2
Analogue: 1/4" (6.35mm) headphones preamplified1
Computer Interfaces
Preset Memory Slot/ Wave Expansion Board1
Voltage 220V
Voltage 240V
Voltage 110V
Voltage 50-60Hz
Power Supply Built-in, internal
Power consumption40 W
Height85.8 mm
Width999 mm
Depth333.7 mm
Weight11.2 kg
Case/ body
Production start1987
Production end1989
Production ended

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