An instrument called the “roll up piano” has become so popular online that it is being marketed as an alternative to the piano. As we all know, the cost of a piano is relatively expensive, and the price of a roll up piano on the Internet is $50 yuan to $200, the price gap is very big. Is there much difference between the two in the effect of playing? Let HahaGet do some evaluation.
1. A contrast between the appearance of a real piano and a roll up piano
From the appearance of the structure, the piano is vertical, the shell is made of wood, generally has three pedals; The shell material of hand roll piano is generally rubber, the whole is relatively soft, need to play on a flat field, and generally only have an external extension pedal.
2. A comparison of the sound principles
The roll up piano relies on electricity to produce sound. The piano is relatively complex. The two systems, the keyboard, and the hitter interact with each other. Utilizing lever movement, the hammers finally hit the strings, so that the vibration of the strings is transmitted to the soundboard and amplified.
3. A comparison of the timbre
A roll up piano requires an external speaker or earphone so that we can hear the sound. In timbre, no matter from the strength, fullness or three-dimensional sense of hand roll piano is far less than the piano.
HahaGet‘s conclusion is the above three analysis, the real upright piano can be said to be a direct victory.
However, for the price, the roll up piano also has its own advantages. At the same time, compared with the ordinary upright piano, the roll up piano is easier to carry and can meet the needs of practicing at any time. Plugging in headphones also can prevent practice interference to others.
Therefore, in summary, the advantages of the two have been obvious, the roll up piano is not a substitute for the ordinary piano, but as a beginner can through the price of the popular roll up piano to achieve the initial results. After all, it takes a long time to stick to the piano, set a goal, and then choose a good piano for yourself.
I hope this article of HahaGet can be short and it is helpful for you to buy a roll up piano!