Our brand new Sonogenic SHS-500 Keytar gives you the freedom to dance, jump and move around while you play!
This slim and ultralight instrument weighs less than 1.5kg and can run on batteries, making it extremely portable, and playable anywhere.
- JAM Function allows you to play along with your favourite music without special musical skill
- 37 mini keys with touch response
- 30 high quality Voices (instrument sounds) with 48-note polyphony
- Assignable real-time Control Knob, Pitch Bend and Modulation wheel
- USB Audio & MIDI interface
- Wireless Bluetooth MIDI connectivity
Thanks to Jam Mode, you can instantly enjoy playing along with your favourite songs. Simply connect the instrument with the free Chord Tracker app, and play along with songs stored on your smart device. No matter which keys you press, the notes automatically match the song, so you don’t have to worry about hitting the wrong notes.
SHS-500 features 30 different instrument Voices. From synthesizers to drums, SHS-500 has the right sound available for you to play any kind of music. The 37 expressive mini keys provide premium feel and reponse for fast, accurate and natural playing.
Live Control at your fingertips
In addition to Pitch Bend and Modulation wheels, SHS-500 also features an assignable knob that lets you control a wide range of effects, giving you extraordinarily expressive, dynamic performance power. You can also assign effect control to the modulation wheel!
SHS-500 has a MIDI (mini-DIN) socket to allow you to connect with an external digital instrument, such as a synthesizer and control the other instrument via MIDI. Connect to your smart device using Bluetooth MIDI, or a computer via USB for 2-way audio and MIDI.
Number of Keys
Touch Response Settings
Soft, Medium, Hard, Fixed
-12 to 0, 0 to +12
427.0 – 440.0 – 453.0 Hz (approx. 0.2Hz increments)
USB Audio Connection
44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo
Tone Generating Technology
AWM Stereo Sampling
Number of Voices
9 types (assignable on control knobs)
Number of Preset Songs
Energy Saving Auto-Power-Off Mode
DC IN Connection
Yes (MIDI/Audio: 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo)
AC Adaptors (PA-130 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha) or batteries (Six “AA” size alkaline (LR6), manganese (R6)
or Ni-MH rechargeable (HR6) batteries)
AC adaptor, Strap, MIDI breakout cable, Owner’s Manual
1.5 kg (not including batteries)