Yamaha - Reface DX

  • $350.00

FM synth: from nostalgia to trendsetter with modern control.

  • 4-operator FM Sound Engine
  • Continuously variable feedback on every operator
  • Multi-touch controls


FM Section

Powerful and Intuitive FM section lets you easily edit FM sound.

32 presets

reface DX goes retro 80s to cutting edge modern at the flick of a switch.


Integrated MIDI Phrase Looper: capture song ideas or just jam

The integrated Looper lets you capture your performance and play it back. This is useful in a number of ways. First, you can use it to jam over top of a bass line or other ostinato part. Second, it's a great way to dial in a sound by tweaking the panel while the Looper plays for you.


・4-operator FM Sound Engine offers dynamic and expressive additive synthesis

A new feature of this engine is continuously variable feedback on every operator allowing for a wide-range of sound creation

・Two programmable effects blocks with seven effect types per block:

The effect types are: VCM Touch Wah, VCM Flanger, VCM Phaser, Chorus, Delay, Reverb and Distortion

・Multi-touch control interface gives direct access to four simultaneous parameters

・32 Voice memory locations allow storing and recalling favorite Voices


・Based on the FS action found on the flagship Motif XF, HQ (High Quality) Mini Keys provide premium feel and response for fast, accurate and natural playing

・Integrated Phrase Looper: capture song ideas or just jam

・Sustain pedal input allows the sustain function for all FM generated sounds

Mobility & Connectivity

・2W 3cm stereo speaker system lets you play any place, any time

Specially designed bass reflex port technology enhances bass response for full, rich sound

・Battery powered - uses six "AA" batteries with five hours of life

・USB "TO HOST" allows MIDI connectivity to your USB-equipped computer or iOS device

・Dual 1/4"unbalanced line outputs provide connection to mixers, audio interfaces, DI boxes and more

・A 3.5mm aux line input lets you connect and hear mobile devices, tablets and more through the instrument


Amplifiers: 2W x 2

Speakers: 3cm x 2

Power Consumption: 6W (with PA-130 Adapter)

Battery Life: Approximately 5 hours

Auto Power Off: Yes

Power Supply:

  • Adapter: PA-130
  • Battery: 6 "AA" size or Ni-MH batteries


  • 4 Operators
  • 12 Algorithms
  • 32 Memorable Voices


  • 37 Keys
  • HQ mini Key Type

Polyphony: 8

Engine: FM

Phrase Looper: Yes

Display: Full Dot LCD (128x64)

Headphones: 6.3mm (1/4")

MIDI: mini-DIN In/Out

AUX IN: 3.5mm

Output: L/R (Left acts as mono) 6.3mm (1/4") Unbalanced Jack

USB to Host: Yes

Pedal: Sustain FC3(A), FC4(A), FC5(optional)

Half damper: No