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The Best Keyboard Brands 

Werner Brandes
Updated June 21, 2018 6.1k votes 2.6k voters 195.8k views 32 items

List Rules Vote on your favorite electric keyboard brands.

List of keyboard brands that include the most reliable models available. Keyboard brands include those from major manufacturers of musical instruments, including Yamaha, Korg, Roland and more. This list answers the question, 'What are the best keyboard brands?' Users looking for a new keyboard will want to research a variety of different brands to find the one that best suits their needs, based on function and features.

Keyboards vary by type. Some are designed for beginners, while others are customized for professional keyboard players. Most of the major keyboard brands are available in a variety of different styles, each designed to best suit a customers' specific playing needs. Ease and sound are certainly big factors to consider when choosing a new keyboard.

What is the best keyboard brand? That's subjective, and often based on a consumer's past experiences with a specific brand. This list includes a vast majority of the most recognizable keyboard brand names that are currently on the market. This list includes those keyboard brands that consumers might wish to learn more about.
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Yamaha Corporation is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
Manufacturing, Conglomerate, Musical Instrument Manufacturing
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Roland Corporation is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
Musical Instrument Manufacturing
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Korg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
Electronics industry
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Casio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing, Household Audio and Video Equipment, Electronics industry
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NORD is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Kurzweil is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Hammond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Kawai Musical Instrument... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
Musical instrument
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Alesis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
Electronics industry
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Moog is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Technics is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Ensoniq is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Dave Smith Instruments ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Motif is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Arturia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Akai is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Waldorf is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Bohm is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Daewoo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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farfisa is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Studiologic is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Arp Instruments is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Schoenhut is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Sequential Circuits is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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Modal Electronics is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Keyboard Brands
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