Yamaha MOTIF XF7 Synthesizers

The next generation "Motif XF" builds on the decade-long heritage of Motif and breaks new ground with Flash memory expansion capabilities that will set the standard for keyboard workstations for years to come.
AED 15,780.00

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Product Description

Often truly amazing products are greater than the sum of their parts. MOTIF is one such product. A new breed of keyboard, MOTIF combines the best features of a number of recent Yamaha products into an all-in-one music production workstation that will revolutionize the way music is made.

Imagine the sonic power of the world's most advanced synthesizer combined with the hands-on inspiration of a cutting-edge groove box. Then add a brand new concept - an Integrated Sampling Sequencer that seamlessly integrates audio sampling and MIDI in a way never achieved before. Top it off with an intuitive user interface that gives you streamlined control over all that sonic firepower and you have the ultimate music workstation - MOTIF!


Product Specs


DimensionsWidth 1,255 mm (49 3/8")
Height 135 mm (5 1/4")
Depth 397 mm (15 5/8")
WeightWeight 18.1 kg (39 7/8 lbs.)

Control Interface

KeyboardNumber of Keys 76
Type FS Keyboard
Initial Touch Yes
Aftertouch Yes
Other ControllersPitch Bend Yes
Modulation Yes
Control Slider Assignable Control Sliders x 4
Control Knobs Assignable Knobs x 4
Others Ribbon Controller,Data dial
DisplayType graphic backlit LCD
Size 240×64 dot
Backlight Yes
Contrast Yes


Tone GenerationTone Generating Technology AWM2 (complying with the Modular Synthesis Plug-in System)
Multi Timbral Capacity 16 parts (internal) + 3 or more Plug-in Board parts (1 for each Single Plug-in Board)
Ware ROM Capacity 73MB (when converted to 16-bit linear format)
PolyphonyNumber of Polyphony (Max.) 62 notes + the polyphony of the Plug-in Board (if installed)
PresetNumber of Voices Preset: 384 normal voices + 48 drum kits GM: 128 Normal Voices + 1 Drum Kit
CustomUser Voices User: 128 Normal Voice + 16 Drum Kits
Plug-in Voice 3 Slots for Modular Synthesis Plug-in Boards
Voice Edit Yes


TypesReverb 12 types
Chorus 25 types
Insertion Insertion 1 x 25 types Insertion 2 x 104 types
Master Effect 8 types
Master EQ 5 bands
Part EQ 3 bands, stereo


RecordingNumber of Songs 64 Songs
Number of Tracks Pattern Mode: 16 phrase tracks Pattern Chain Mode: Pattern track, Tempo track, Scene track Song Mode: 16 sequence tracks (Loop on/off can be set for each track),Tempo track, Scene track
Number of Phrase Preset Phrases 687 phrases User Phrases 256 per pattern
Number of Arpegio Preset 1 x 128 types, Preset 2 x 128 types, User x 128 types MIDI Sync, MIDI Transmit/Receive Channel, Velocity Limit, and Note Limit can be set.
Number of Pattern User Patterns: 1024 (64 styles x 16 sections) Measures: 256 maximum
Data Capacity Capacity Approx. 111,000 notes
Number of Polyphony (Max.) 64
Note Resolution 480 ppq (parts per quarter note)
Quantize Yes
Tempo 1 - 300 bpm
Recording Function Real-time replace, Real-time overdub (Except for Pattern Chain),Real-time punch (Song only), Step (Except for Pattern Chain)
Scene Memory 5 per Song
Sequence Format Original format, SMF format 0, 1 (Format 1 load only)


Samples Up to 1,024 Waveforms (Multi Samples) Up to 128 Key Banks per Waveform Up to 4,096 Key Banks
Sampling Source Analog input L/R, Stereo output (Resampling), Digital/Optical (available when the AIEB2 has been installed), mLAN (available when the mLAN16E has been installed)
Sampling Time (With two 32MB SIMMs installed) 44.1kHz: 6 min. 20 sec., 22.05kHz: 12 min. 40 sec., 11.025kHz: 25 min. 20 sec.,5.5125kHz: 50 min. 40 sec. Figures are for both mono and stereo samples.
Digital Sampling Frequency 16bit
Sampling Format Original format, WAV, AIFF, A3000/4000/5000/SU700 format (loadable only via SCSI), AKAI S1000/S3000 format (loadable only via SCSI)

Storage and Connectivity

StorageSmartMedia Slot Yes( 3.3V) Card capacities up to 128MB are supported.
ExpandabilitymLAN Expansion Boards Yes
Plug-in Boards 3 Slots for Modular Synthesis Plug-in Board
ConnectivityAC IN AC IN
Headphones PHONES (stereo 1/4" jack)
Foot Control FOOT CONTROLLER1, 2
Assignable OUT ASSIGNABLE OUTPUT L, R ( 1/4" jack)
LINE OUT OUTPUT L/MONO, R ( 1/4" jack)
Others AD INPUT L, R (standard phone jack),BREATH

Power Supply

Power Consumption 38W

Bundled Software

CD-ROM Tools for MOTIF6/ MOTIF7/ MOTIF8(incl. e-Lab audio data) CD-ROM x 1 Modular Synthesis Plug-in System Demo Songs Collection Audio CD x 1 ACID™ Xpress for Yamaha CD-ROM x 1


Included AccessoriesPower Adaptor No
Others AC Power cord, Owner's Manual, Data List, Installation Guide

Additional Information

Weight (Kg) 18.1000
Keyboard Keys No
Manufacturer Yamaha

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