Yamaha DC5X E3 Pro Disklavier Grand Piano

in Polished Ebony Finish

DC5X E3 Pro Disklavier Grand Piano
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Key benefits compared to other products

Combining our stunning C5X Conservatoire Grand with some of our most advanced recording and synthesis technology, the Disklavier DC5X E3 Pro offers a world of technological possibility and full-motion playback without compromising on the unforgettable experience only a Conservatoire Grand can give.


The Yamaha Disklavier E3 combines technology with tradition to open up a whole new world of musical possibilities to explore. The E3's innovative features help you find your own customized way to relax. When you pick up the remote control, you are instantly ready to enjoy new music over the Internet or listen to an old favorite from your personal CD collection. The E3 also comes with built-in speakers as well as exclusive Yamaha CD's, allowing you to start listening right away without a complicated set-up process. And no matter where you live, when you connect the E3 to the Internet, you gain access to a treasure trove of musical performances from the finest musicians in the world.

Disklavier E3 Pro model consists of a Yamaha C5X - a top-class grand piano that combines subtlety with power - to which high-grade auto-playback functionality has been added.



Relax to the sounds of the world's greatest music

Start listening the same day it arrives in your home

There is no special software to install, and you don't need to purchase any music - special music CDs come included with every E3.  You can literally start listening as soon as the E3 is delivered to your home. With over 400 songs prepared for you by Yamaha, all you have to do is sit back and let the E3 turn your living room into a concert hall.

Hear subtle sounds with crystal clarity

The volume on the E3 can be adjusted to meet your particular needs and ensure that your entertainment never disturbs. With the volume set at its lowest levels, the E3 can play whisper-soft sounds while retaining all of the clarity you expect from a Yamaha acoustic piano.

The convenience of DisklavierRadio

Wit the E3's Internet Direct Connection (IDC), you can listen to DisklavierRadio by "streaming," receiving radio-type broadcasts from the Internet. DisklavierRadio offers uninterrupted streams of music on over 11 different channels full of tunes to match your mood.

Let Disklavier E3 help you create your own music

Simple and easy controls

Sleek and elegant controls employ a minimum of buttons to keep things simple. The clear and logically laid-out remote is designed to be easy to read as well as easy to use; anyone can quickly and effortlessly enjoy all the E3 has to offer.

Built-in amplified speaker system

The E3 is more than just a top-quality piano. With its genuine Yamaha speaker system, it is truly an all-in-one entertainment system. Each speaker is angled to create a spacious overall sound that beautiful complements the sound quality of the acoustic piano. Whether playing the piano yourself of listening to recordings, the E3's state-of-the-art speaker system will bring your music to life like never before.

Bright and clear Display

The E3 features a cutting-edge, easy-to-see display panel called an organic electro-luminescent display. Not only is it bright and easily readable from any angle, but it can be seen clearly from a distance as well.

Preserve your musical memories

Easy recording and ample storage space

The E3 also comes with enough built-in digital storage to hold literally hundred of hours of music and still have room to spare. So feel free to record whatever and whenever you want, all with just the touch of a button.

Listen to music directly from USB memory

Listening to your favourite music is as easy as plugging a USB memory stick into one of the E3's USB ports. Transfer music from anywhere and listen to it on your E3, or replay your own performances for friends and family.

CD synchronized recording

The E3 allows you to effortlessly record yourself playing along with commercial CDs of your favourite artists, bands, and symphony orchestras. Your entire performance, including all key presses, pedal movements, and dynamics, will be recorded as MIDI data and stored in the E3's internal memory. Then, your recorded piano performance will play back in perfect time with the music from your audio CD.

Controlling Disklavier with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad

With the latest firmware update for Disklavier MarkIV and E3 it is possible to control a Disklavier remotely using an iPhone, iPod touch or an iPad.

To enable this convenient function and begin using these devices to choose music, record and connect to Disklavier Internet Radio, you must ensure that the instrument has the latest firmware installed.

For MarkIV models you need version 4.0 and for E3 models version 3.0. To update the Disklavier please consult the user manual on how to use the network update function. Alternatively, download the latest update from the download section.

You can control basic Disklavier functions including: Media Select, Start / Stop, Tempo / Transpose, New Recording, Connect to Disklavier Radio, Volume Control and more.

Main features of the CX Series

  • Revolutionary new music wire offers beautiful sustain and harmony.
  • Hammers based on those of the CFX Series.
  • The new soundboard resonates with the emotions of the performer.
  • CX Series pianos feature a thickened back frame for improved support, providing a rich, resonant tone.



CabinetFinishPolished Ebony


DimensionsWidth149cm (59")
Height101cm (40")
Depth200cm (6'7")
WeightWeight379kg (835lbs)


KeyboardNumber of Keys88
Keyboard ActionMade by Yamaha
Key Surfaces - WhiteIvorite
Key Surfaces - BlackWPC
PedalTypeDamper / Sostenuto / Shift
Sensor/DriverHammer SensorsNoncontact optical fiber/ grayscale shutter sensing system
Key SensorsNon-contact optical fiber/grayscale shutter sensing system for 88 keys(senses the key position, keying velocity, and key releasing velocity)
Pedal SensorsDamper & shift pedals: Noncontact optical position-sensing Sostenuto pedal: Optical ON/OFF detection sensing system
Key DriversDSP servo drive system (servocontrolled solenoids)
Pedal DriversDSP servo drive system (servocontrolled solenoids)

Design/Architecture Detail

HammerTypeCX Series Special
CasterTypeSingle Caster


LidProp Safety StopYes
Key CoverLid/Fallboard LocksYes
Soft-Close FallboardYes

Silent System

Piano Silencing MechanismMotor-driven hammer shank stopper


Tone GenerationTone Generating TechnologyAdvanced Wave Memory 2 (AWM2)
PolyphonyNumber of Polyphony (Max.)32
PresetFeatured VoicesNormal Voices: 676Drum Voices: 21 kits total


Overall ControlsTuningSet at A=440, tunable ±50 cents in 1-cent increment
Back PostNumber4

Storage and Connectivity

Compatible Storage MediaInternal Memory128 MB
CDAudio CD (ISO 9600-compliant), Data CD (ISO 9600-Level1-compliant)
USB Flash Memory (Optional)Yamaha does not assure the operation of the commercially available USB flash memories.
USB Hard Disk (Optional)FAT32 format (Yamaha does not assure the operation of the commercially available USB hard disks)

Power Supply

Power RequirementsLocal AC current, 100~240V, 50/60 Hz


Included AccessoriesOthersControl Unit (1), control unit suspension bracket (1), monitor speaker (2), monitor speaker installation kit (1), speaker cord (2), remote control (1), battery for remote control (2), sample Pianosoft CD software (2), quick reference (1), operation manual (1)

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