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M-AUDIO Keystation 88es USB MIDI-Controller-Keyboard

M-AUDIO Keystation 88es USB MIDI-Controller-Keyboard
alaScore 82

214 reviews

Aug, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 214 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the size and usability are overall positive. The design and build quality are also appreciated.

value for money, build quality, design, usability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Keyboards the M-AUDIO Keystation 88es USB MIDI-Controller-Keyboard is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for M-AUDIO Keystation 88es USB MIDI-Controller-Keyboard

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 31 user reviews of M-AUDIO Keystation 88es USB MIDI-Controller-Keyboard from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Keyboards on Amazon.co.uk.

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90% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: M-Audio Keystation 88ES

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Amazon.com review summary for M-AUDIO Keystation 88es USB MIDI-Controller-Keyboard

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 143 user reviews of M-AUDIO Keystation 88es USB MIDI-Controller-Keyboard from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Keyboards on Amazon.com.

value for money, build quality, design, usability, size

78% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: M-Audio Keystation 88ES 88-Key USB MIDI Keyboard Controller with Semi-Weighted Keys

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Great for the minimalist build and price

 

Own a real Yamaha upright piano, played it for 20+ years with classical training.

Cheap 88 keys ; Bare bones" design, therefore saves space (width is about as small as it gets.) If you're looking for a midi controller for your software/DAW, and just that, then it probably won't get better than this unless you want hammer action....

Rough plastic key corners (could be painful to fingers when brushed upon, might wanna sand the corners down at your own discretion). If you're a true pianist, could take some getting used to the "semi-weighted" keys

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For your home studio

 

Overall, this is a good 88-key controller for under $200. There has been some criticism about this product because the keys do not have "piano action", but it is more responsive and has a better ...

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User review M-Audio Keystation 88es by Kierkes on Audiofanzine

 

Overall, you cannot really beat he M Audio Keystation 88es when it comes to having an 88 key MIDI controller for the price. There is not a thing special about the Keystation, but it does its job wi...

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User review M-Audio Keystation 88es by FP User Reviews on Audiofanzine

 

I really like this unit. I was in the market for a controller and was going to go with a 61 key. For the price I couldn't resist the 88. I always wanted a 88 key controller so I could have the full...

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