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8.6 out of 10

Yamaha MOTIF-RACK XS

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Overall 10
10

Oustanding Sounds - Warm and Edgy!

Cami, Yamaha
4 May 2014
  • Summary: Yamaha Motif Rack XS sounds blew me away. Surprisingly it has a very warm sound quality, perhaps because of the VCM (virtual circuit modeling) based effects. Drums are really punchy. It's also a lot of fun to jam with the MULTIs - 4 simultaneous combined voices, each with its own arpeggio and settings. Love it !!
  • Pros: Powerful
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Overall 10
10

Oustanding Sounds - Warm and Edgy!

Cami, Adorama
4 May 2014
  • Excerpt: Yamaha Motif Rack XS sounds blew me away. Surprisingly it has a very warm sound quality, perhaps because of the VCM (virtual circuit modeling) based effects. Drums are really punchy. It's also a lot of fun to jam with the MULTIs - 4 simultaneous combined voices, each with its own arpeggio and settings. Love it !!
  • Pros: Powerful
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Overall 10
10

Slim Size - Phatt Sounds!

Cami, Yamaha
21 April 2014
  • Summary: Yamaha Motif Rack XS sounds blew me away. Surprisingly it has a very warm sound quality, perhaps because of the VCM (virtual circuit modeling) based effects. Drums are really punchy. It's also a lot of fun to jam with the MULTIs - 4 simultaneous combined voices, each with its own arpeggio and settings. Love it !!
  • Pros: 6000 Of Arpeggios, Dependable, Easy to Start, Oustanding Sounds, Powerful, Quiet, Slim 1u Form Factor
  • Cons: External Psu
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Overall 10
10

Slim Size - Phatt Sounds!

Cami, Adorama
21 April 2014
  • Excerpt: Yamaha Motif Rack XS sounds blew me away. Surprisingly it has a very warm sound quality, perhaps because of the VCM (virtual circuit modeling) based effects. Drums are really punchy. It's also a lot of fun to jam with the MULTIs - 4 simultaneous combined voices, each with its own arpeggio and settings. Love it !!
  • Pros: 6000 Of Arpeggios, Dependable, Easy to Start, Oustanding Sounds, Powerful, Quiet, Slim 1u Form Factor
  • Cons: External Psu
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Overall 10
10

A N EXTREMLY VERSATILE SOUND MODULE

TAC 8879, Yamaha
13 January 2014
  • Summary: I USE TYHIS SOUND MOUDILE FOR PERFORMING ARRANGING RECORDING AND SCORING IT: S GREAT IN LIVE USE AND IN STUDIO SETTINGS VERY RERLIABLE DOESN"T CRASH STABLE SOLID AND EASYB TO PROGRAM GOOD COMBINATION OF SOUNDS STRINGS BRASS WOODWINDS PERCUSSION SAMPLING SEQUENCER COULD HAVE MORE EXPANDABILITY
  • Pros: Dependable, Easy to Start, Powerful
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Overall 10
10

A N EXTREMLY VERSATILE SOUND MODULE

TAC 8879, Adorama
13 January 2014
  • Excerpt: I USE TYHIS SOUND MOUDILE FOR PERFORMING ARRANGING RECORDING AND SCORING IT: S GREAT IN LIVE USE AND IN STUDIO SETTINGS VERY RERLIABLE DOESN"T CRASH STABLE SOLID AND EASYB TO PROGRAM GOOD COMBINATION OF SOUNDS STRINGS BRASS WOODWINDS PERCUSSION SAMPLING SEQUENCER COULD HAVE MORE EXPANDABILITY
  • Pros: Dependable, Easy to Start, Powerful
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 10
10
Features 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Sound 8
8.0
Overall quality 10
10

Adendum: Firewire Interface

Vanessa J, americanmusical.com
5 January 2014
Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10
Features 10
10
Ease of use 10
10
Sound 10
10
Overall quality 10
10
Customer support 5
5.0

Yamaha Motif-Rack XS Customer Review

zzounds.com
20 October 2011
Overall 10
10
Value for money 9
9.0
Features 10
10
Ease of use 9
9.0
Sound 10
10
Overall quality 10
10
Customer support 10
10

"An In-Home Orchestra"

By a customer from sbcglobal.net, zzounds.com
10 July 2008
  • Excerpt: I've played the Fanthom XS, Triton, and Motif XS before buying this rack. I thought the Motif had the most authentic and realistic sounds on it. The Motif really shines when it comes to the guitars also. Awesome sound overall.
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