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Yamaha DX9

The DX9 is a 4-operator 8-algorithm FM synthesizer issued as a less expensive alternative to the DX7 which was released at about the same time.

It was released before the second generation of 4-operator FM synthesizers, the DX21, DX27, and DX100 and is not patch-compatible with any of them.


Year Released: 1983

MSRP: $1395

Keyboard: 61 keys

Polyphony: 16 notes

User Patches: 20

Power Consumption: 35 watts

Dimensions: 1018 mm x 329 mm x 102 mm

Weight: 12.4 kg

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Yamaha DX9 Manual

Yamaha DX7 and DX9 Service Manual