The MU80 is the first XG-compatible synthesizer released by Yamaha. It has a line input for microphone or guitar and the internal effects can be applied to the input signal.
It is powered with an external PA-1207 adapter.
The MU80 was followed by the MU90 two years later.
Year Released: 1994
Polyphony: 64 notes
Multitimbral: 32 parts
Preset Performances: 128
User Performances: 128
ROM: 729 tones, 21 drumkits
Effects: five sections of multi-effects: reverb (12 types), chorus (10 types), variation (44 types), distortion (3 types), and equalizer (4 types)
Screen: custom backlit LCD
Dimensions: 220 mm × 210 mm × 44 mm
Weight: 1.3 kg
This is a tabletop module.