The DX-5 has 64 performance memories which can be loaded or saved to cartridge, while the DX-7 has only one manual performance memory...In addition, the DX-5 is slightly noisier than the DX-7...Although the DX-5 is a digital synthesizer, its sounds are unique and fresh with an analog/digital hybrid feel...The DX-5 is no exception to this rule except that its layout, parameter buttons and displays are...
Tried dragging a DX5 SysEx entry from Generic SysEx module to TX802 >module : error message "No suitable Target Entry found...DX7, TX7, >TX802, and that the DX5 might be exactly compatible with a TX802 because >both are 'two-DX7's-in-a-box...
The Yamaha DX1 is the top-level member of Yamaha's prolific DX series of FM synthesizers. It featured two sets of the same synthesizer chipset used in the DX7 ...
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Yamaha DX-5: Harmony Central User Reviews
"The dual layering of sounds on the DX5 is great for huge synth stabs and solos - very good if you're into Van Halen!! One thing that always amazed me about the DX synths over any other tone-generating method was the amination you could get in a sound..."
"This results from the interaction of the different pitches of the operators, which is why the DXs were so good at acoustic-type sounds..."