MZ-X500

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OUTSTANDING HANDLING, VERSATILITY GUARANTEED

The MZ-X500 is the flagship of the new CASIO MZ-X series and delivers impressively rich sound options, a colour LCD touchscreen and 16 multifunctional and touch-responsive pads.

ALL-IN-ONE PRODUCTION SOLUTION

In addition to a powerful speaker that always generates impressive sound, the MZ-X500 keyboard also includes more than 1100 tones and 330 rhythms.

  • 5.3-inch touch panel (colour LCD)
  • 16 pads (for samples, phrases etc.)
  • 1100 tones
  • Maximum polyphony: 128 notes
  • Auto accompaniment: 330 rhythms
  • Hall, chorus, Delay and DSP-effects
  • Touch Response (3 sensibility levels, off)
  • Layer- and split-functions
  • 61 standard-size keys
  • MIDI- and audio recorder
  • USB flash drive
  • Speakers: Ø 12 cm x 2 + Ø 5 cm x 2 (Output 20 W + 20 W)

Technical Specifications

  • Keyboard
    • Number of keys, type: 61 standard-size keys
    • Layer, Split: Yes
    • Transpose: 2 octaves (-12 to 0 to +12)
    • Octave shift: 6 octaves (-3 to 0 to +3)
    • Key off velocity: Yes
  • Sound source
    • Number of tones: 1100
    • Melody tones: 795
    • Drawbar organ tones: 75
    • Drum sounds: 30
    • Maximum polyphony: 128 notes
    • Touch response: 3 sensitivity levels, off
    • Tuning: 415,5 HZ to 440,0 Hz to 465,9 Hz (0,1, Hz units)
    • Temperament: Equal temperaments plus 16 other types
  • Display
    • 5.3-inch touch panel (5.0 inch 528 x 320 dot TFT colour LCD)
  • Effects
    • Reverb: Yes
    • Chorus: Yes
    • Delay: Yes
    • DSP: Yes
    • 4-band-equalizer: Yes
  • Auto accompaniment
    • Number of auto accompaniment: 330
  • Music Preset
    • Data items: 305 preset, 100 user
  • Demo Song
    • 6
  • Pads
    • Number of pads: 16
    • Samples: Yes
    • Phrases: Yes
  • MIDI Recorder
    • Functions: Real-time recording, playback
    • Number of songs: 100
    • Number of tracks: 17
    • Capacity: Up to approximately 50.000 notes per song
    • Recorded data protection: Built-in flash memory
    • MIDI recorder volume level: Adjustable
  • Audio Recorder
    • Function: Real-time recording and playback to USB flash drive
    • Songs: 100 files (Approximately 90 minutes maximum recording per file)
    • Audio Recorder Volume Level: Adjustable
  • Registration
    • 96 (4 setups x 24 banks)
  • Metronome
    • Beats: 0 to 9
    • Tempo range: 20 to 255
    • Metronome Volume Level: Adjustable
  • Pedals
    • Damper: Yes
    • Soft: Yes
    • Sostenuto: Yes
    • Expression: Yes
  • Other Functions
    • Modulation wheel: Yes
    • Arpeggiator: Yes
    • Control knobs: Yes
    • Balance adjustment: Yes
    • Setting backup: Yes
  • MIDI
    • 16-channel multi-timbre receive
  • Pitchbend-Wheel
    • Pitch bend range: 00 to 24 semitones
  • USB Flash Drive
    • Capacity: 32 GB or less recommended
    • SMF direct playback: Yes
    • Data storage: Yes
    • Data loading: Yes
    • USB flash drive format: Yes
    • Audio data playback and storage: Yes
  • Inputs/Outputs
    • PHONES jack: Stereo standard jack x 1
    • PEDAL1 jack: Standard jack x 1
    • PEDAL2 & EXPRESSION jack: Standard jack x 1
    • Power: 24 V DC
    • MID OUT/THRU- & IN-terminals: Yes
    • LINE IN R- & L/MONO jacks: Standard jacks x 2 - Input impedance: 9.0 KΩ - Input voltage: 200 mV
    • LINE OUT R- & L/MONO jacks: Standard jacks x 2 - Output impedance: 2.3 KΩ - Output voltage: 1.8 V (RMS) MAX
    • Audio in: Stereo mini jack - Input impedance: 9.0 KΩ - Input voltage: 200 mV
    • USB port: Type B
    • USB flash drive port: Type A
    • Microphone input terminal: Standard jack - Input impedance: 3.0 KΩ - Input sensitivity: 10 mV
  • Speakers
    • Ø 12 cm x 2 + Ø 5 cm x 2 (Output 20 W + 20 W)
  • Power Requirements
    • AC adaptor: AD-E24250LW
    • Auto power off: Approximately 4 hours after last operation. Auto power off can be disabled.
  • Power Consumption
    • 24 V - 20 W
  • Dimensions
    • 95,0 (W) x 40,0 (D) x 15,1 (H) cm
  • Weight
    • Approximately 7,6 kg (16.8 lbs)

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    Technical amendments and errors excepted. The sizes in figures do not correspond to the original sizes.
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