The ONE and only Apple MFi-certified smart piano named CES 2016
Innovation Awards Honoree in smart home category
SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The ONE Music Group today announced its U.S. debut of The
ONE Smart Piano and The
ONE Light keyboard at select online and brick-and-mortar retailers.
Recently named a CES
2016 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Smart Home product category by
the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM, The ONE Smart Piano is the
first and only Apple MFi-certified smart piano that works with an app to
teach users to play.
The ONE Smart Piano’s wooden body comes in two colors – Matte Black or
Classic White – and is equipped with 88 hammer-weighted keys and three
foot pedals. The ONE Light is a portable keyboard that offers the same
features as the smart piano, but with 61 backlit keys and the option to
be battery powered. Available in two colors – Onyx Black and White Gold
– The ONE Light is ideal for the mobile musician or people who don’t
want to invest in a full-sized piano.
Created for people of all ages and levels, The ONE Smart Piano and The
ONE Light connect with the Smart Piano app on any smartphone or tablet
to provide three different ways to learn: video lessons, LED-guided
sheet music and piano games. With a regularly-updated collection of more
than 2,000 sheet music pieces, The ONE comes with access to thousands of
classical pieces for free, as well as the latest pop hits for purchase.
“The ONE Smart Piano gives hope to people who have always dreamed of
learning to play,” said Sandy Diao, Head of Growth at The ONE Smart
Piano. “By making our piano available offline, we are providing
customers an opportunity to test it before buying. We are confident that
anyone who sits in front of The ONE Smart Piano will immediately fall in
love with it.”
Currently available at several piano stores across America, such as:
Bananas at Large, Music Village, Cooper Piano, Haight & Ashbury Music
Center, and Hilton Piano. The ONE Smart Piano and The ONE Light will be
available by Thanksgiving Day at SmartPiano.com, GuitarCenter.com and
through Amazon.com. With the purchase of The ONE Smart Piano, Amazon
Prime members will be able to utilize free two-day shipping and customer
support. Shipping and returns will be dependent on each retailer’s
Diao adds, “Retailers are finding that The ONE is not just an
instrument, but part of the Smart Home ecosystem, an educational toy,
furniture for a traditional home, a tool for music students and
teachers, and a home entertainment system.”
The ONE Smart Piano will be officially recognized for its Innovation
Award Honoree in the Smart Home category at CES Unveiled New York on
Nov. 10. Products chosen as CES Innovation Honorees reflect innovative
design and engineering in some of the most cutting-edge tech products
and services coming to market. The ONE also will be displayed at CES
2016, which will run Jan. 6-9, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
About The ONE Music Group:
Founded in 2013 by Ben Ye and Yusha He, The ONE Music Group is a
manufacturer of quality musical instruments incorporating digital
technology that makes learning to play faster, easier and more
enjoyable. Created for all ages and levels, The ONE Smart Piano and The
ONE Light offer a fun and enriching way to learn piano without a teacher.
The ONE Smart Piano is the first and only Apple MFi-certified smart
piano that combines a full-sized piano with a dedicated iOS app.
Available for $1,499 at select retailers, The ONE Smart Piano can teach
anyone to start playing their first piece within their first lesson.
Available for only $299, The ONE Light is a portable keyboard that
offers the same features as the smart piano, but with 61 backlit keys
and the option to be battery-powered.
For more information about The ONE Smart Piano or The ONE Light
keyboard, visit http://www.smartpiano.com/.
Gisela Michan, 858-449-0948