Introducing the CasioCelviano AP-550 digital piano
Embrace the rich and intricate expressions of an authentic grand piano with Casio’s powerful and stylish AP-550. Merging the advanced performance capabilities of a classic piano with a more contemporary design, Casio have created a unique instrument that expands on playing possibilities to enhance player freedom.
The AP-550’s sound system has been created to provide the natural resonance of a traditional grand piano, the keyboard achieves superior playability through the fusion of hammer action mechanics and digital control technology, and the three-pedal system enables delicate pedal work, carefully capturing the subtleties of a grand piano.
If you’re seeking an exceptional musical experience in a compact form factor that will seamlessly integrate into any room, then the Celviano AP-550 digital piano is the perfect choice for you.
Advanced sound technology
This versatile and innovative digital piano utilises Casio’s advanced sound technology to produce captivating melodies and tones tailored to the songs, genres, and playing styles you love, allowing you to personalise your performance.
Smart hybrid hammer action keyboard
The Celviano edition of the smart hybrid hammer action keyboard combines the hammer action mechanism of a grand piano with digital control technology. It features precise control not just during key presses but also by adjusting the key release speed, allowing you to delicately control the timing of dampening. It also offers expressive playability with varied touch sensations based on the playing style and range. The white keys are made with a hybrid material of spruce wood and resin, ensuring a natural feel and a luxurious finish.
Authentic feeling pedals
The pedals have an optimised shape and spacing that is designed to give players the same control and comfort as a grand piano. The AP-550 also features a continuously variable damper pedal and a soft pedal that supports half-pedalling, enabling stable and delicate pedal control.
Simulate the sound of a grand piano
Explore tonal changes based on your playing velocity with AP-550’s multi-dimensional morphing technology. Dive deep into the inner workings of a grand piano's resonance with the meticulously crafted string resonance system. Achieve beautiful tones that are generated from a vast array of waveform variations with lossless audio compression. Toggle between four levels of tonal variation that corresponds to the opening and closing of the grand piano lid with the lid simulator. Experience two grand piano tone, which lets you embrace the essence of historical masterpieces passed down through the ages. And experience the authenticity of the AP-550’s sound with the mechanical sound system, which simulates various mechanical sounds.
Customise your piano experience to suit your style with the sound mode function, which adds various effects to the sound output from the acoustic system, and enjoy an expansive sound when using headphones with the specially tuned headphone mode.
Enjoy making music
The incorporated visual information bar on the front panel allows for visual confirmation of playing velocity, pedal operation, tempo, and beat through the clear and helpful light indicators, letting you sound the way you want to with ease. And with continuous recording, which covers up to 270 seconds previously, the instant replayer allows you to revisit your performance anytime without worrying about actively recording. Plus, the volume sync equalizer allows for balanced sound across all frequencies, even when playing the piano at a reduced volume, which is ideal for home practice during the evening or any quiet moments.
Wireless MIDI and audio adaptor
Use the included wireless MIDI and audio adaptor (WU-BT10) to wirelessly connect with your smart device, enabling audio playback through the instrument's sound system and MIDI data communication.
Free Casio Music Space app
Explore a variety of features that expand the graphical editing of the instrument's functions and enhance your piano experience through the dedicated Casio Music Space app.AP550