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Connection Procedure; Specifications - Yamaha MD-BT01 Owner's Manual

Wireless midi adaptor
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By using this product, you can enable wireless communication of the MIDI data between Yamaha products that are compatible
with this product and your smart device, such as an iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. For details about compatible Yamaha products,
applications and devices, access the website below, enter "MD-BT01" (for example) to the Model Name box, then click
* In this manual, iPhone and iPod touch are hereafter collectively called iPhone.
The latest firmware can be downloaded from the website below:
YAMAHA Downloads

Connection procedure

Making a wireless connection between a musical instrument and an iPhone/iPad using the MD-BT01.
1 Make sure that the power to the connected musical instrument is turned off.
Quit any open application software on your iPhone/iPad.
2 As shown in the figure, connect the MD-BT01 to the MIDI terminals of the musical instrument.
When disconnecting this product from a musical instrument, please pull out a main unit of the product without having the cord. Otherwise the cord could be caused
damage or resulted in a malfunction.
3 Turn on the instrument.
The lamp of the MD-BT01 flashes.
4 Tap the setting icon of iPhone/iPad, and then turn on "Bluetooth."
5 Start the iPhone/iPad compatible application, and then make the appropriate wireless connection settings.
If the wireless connection is successful, the lamp on the MD-BT01 lights continuously.


Bluetooth standards
Power Consumption
Supported OS
Hardware requirements
* The contents of this manual apply to the latest specifications as of the publishing date. To obtain the latest manual,
access the Yamaha website then download the manual file. Since specifications, equipment or separately sold
accessories may not be the same in every locale, please check with your Yamaha dealer.
17 mm (W) x 17 mm (H) x 67 mm (D) (includes connector portion)
23 g
LED x 2
Bluetooth (Ver. 4.0; GATT compatible)
Bluetooth Low Energy MIDI Specification -compliant
MIDI x 2 (IN, OUT)
26 mW
iOS 8 or later
OS X Yosemite or later
Mac, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad with Bluetooth 4.0 installed
Make sure to match the arrow
directions as shown.
MD-BT01 Owner's Manual
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© 2016 Yamaha Corporation
Published 01/2016 POA0



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