In order to make the most of the performance potential and features of the instrument,
please read the manuals thoroughly, and keep them in a handy place for later reference.
About the Manuals
This instrument has the following manuals.
Owner's Manual (this book)
Explains how to use the instrument.
Quick Operation Guide (separate
Shows in chart form the functions assigned to the
buttons and the keyboard for quick
Online Manuals (PDF)
iPhone/iPad Connection Manual
Explains how to connect the instrument to a smart
device, such as iPhone, iPad.
Includes instructions on connecting this
instrument to a computer, and operations related
to transferring song data.
Contains the MIDI Data Format and MIDI
Implementation chart, as well as descriptions on
MIDI functions such as MIDI channel and Local
MIDI Basics (only in English, French
Contains basic explanations about MIDI.
To obtain these manuals, access the Yamaha
Downloads website, select your country, enter
"YDP-S52" in the Model Name box, then click
Thank you for choosing the Yamaha digital piano.
• Owner's Manual (this book)
• Quick Operation Guide (separate sheet)
• "50 Greats for the Piano" (music book)
• Online Member Product Registration
• AC adaptor
• Power cord
*1 You will need the PRODUCT ID on the sheet in order
to fill out the User Registration form.
*2 May not be included depending on your particular
area. Please check with your Yamaha dealer.
Smart device application
– Digital Piano Controller
With the specially developed Digital Piano
Controller app running on your iPhone, iPad,
or iPod touch, you can remotely control your
digital piano for even more convenience and
flexibility. By presenting various parameters
on-screen, this app allows you to make
settings in a visual, more intuitive manner. For
more details on Digital Piano Controller, refer
to the following Yamaha web site.
For instructions on connecting the
instrument to a smart-device, refer to the
"iPhone/iPad Connection Manual. "
YDP-S52 Owner's Manual