Roland RP401R Digital Piano

Piano Description


Compact, attractive, and filled with Roland’s award-winning features, the RP401R is the ideal choice for a young family looking to bring a quality piano into their home. With its premium sound and touch, the affordable RP401R presents a solid musical foundation for children and adults as they learn to play. In addition, onboard rhythm accompaniments offer a fun way to build timing skills while experiencing a full ensemble sound that automatically follows chords played on the keyboard. Players can also enjoy the unique sound field of an acoustic piano during private practice sessions, thanks to the innovative Headphones 3D Ambience effect. Also included in the RP401R are many extras to engage young students and encourage regular practice, such as a wide selection of instrument tones beyond the piano and support for free Roland piano apps for the iPhone and iPad.



88 keys (PHA-4 Standard Keyboard: with Escapement and Ivory Feel)

Touch Sensitivity

Key Touch: 5 types, fixed touch

Keyboard Mode

Whole Dual (volume balance adjustable) Split (split point adjustable, volume balance adjustable) Twin Piano


Damper (Progressive Damper Action Pedal, capable of continuous detection) Soft (capable of continuous detection) Sostenuto (function assignable)

Sound Generator

Piano Sound

SuperNATURAL Piano Sound

MIDI Format

Conforms to GM2, GS, XGlite

Max. Polyphony

128 voices


Grand Piano: 11 tones Other: 305 tones (including 8 drum sets, 1 SFX set)

Master Tuning

415.3 - 466.2 Hz (adjustable in increments of 0.1 Hz)


Key Transpose: -6 - +5 (in semitones)


Ambience (Off, 10 levels) Brilliance (21 levels) Only for Piano Tones: Damper Resonance (Always On) String Resonance (Always On) Key Off Resonance (Always On)



Quarter note = 10 - 500 (When rhythm function turns on: Quarter note = 20 - 250)


2/2, 0/4, 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 7/4, 3/8, 6/8, 9/8, 12/8

SMF Recorder


8 x 12 cm Speakers (3-3/16 x 4-3/4 inches) x 2

Save Song

Standard MIDI Files (Format 0)


103 dB (This value was measured according to the method that is based on Roland’s technical standard.)

Note Storage

Approx. 30,000 notes


Song Select Play/Stop Rec Rewinding Fast-forwarding Top of song Part Mute Tempo All Songs Play Count-in Song Balance


120 ticks per quarter note


Internal Memory

Save Song

Standard MIDI Files (Format 0)


Max. 10 songs

External Memory

External Storage

USB Flash Memory

Playable Software

Standard MIDI Files (Format 0, 1) Roland Original Format (i-Format) Audio File (WAV, 44.1 kHz, 16-bit linear format)

Save Song

Standard MIDI Files (Format 0)


Internal Songs

Piano Masterpieces: 69 songs Czerny: 100 songs Hanon: 20 songs


7 segments x 3 LED

Keyboard Lid

Slide type

Other Functions

Wireless Connect (when using optional Wireless USB Adapter) Panel Lock Auto Off


DC In jack Input jack: Stereo miniature phone type Output jack: Stereo miniature phone type USB COMPUTER port: USB Type B USB MEMORY port: USB Type A Phones jacks x 2: Stereo miniature phone type, Stereo 1/4-inch phone type

Rated Power Output

12 W x 2

Volume Level

103 dB (This value was measured according to the method that is based on Roland’s technical standard.)

Volume Level

103 dB (This value was measured according to the method that is based on Roland’s technical standard.)


8 x 12 cm (3-3/16 x 4-3/4 inches) x 2

Power Consumption

9 W (3 - 22 W) 9 W: Average power consumption while piano is played with volume at center position 3 W: Power consumption immediately after power-up; nothing being played 22 W: Rated power consumption


Owner’s manual Assembly manual AC Adaptor Power Cord (for AC Adaptor) Headphone hook Music rest Screw set