Williams Allegro 2 88-Key Hammer Action Digital Piano Review

williams allegro 2 88-key digital pianoThe Williams allegro 2 88-key digital piano comes with a hammer action keyboard, offers you a real piano-like feel and sound in a portable solution, at a price that is hard to resist.

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Pros & Cons

  • PROS: Easy to Use, Affordable, Touch sensitive & Weighted Keys
  • CONS: Limited sound selection. Keys are weighted but not exactly like a real piano
  • Uses: For learning. For use in school bands. Perfect choice for students, small bands, home entertainment, schools and churches.

This is a good alternative for beginners, who normally turn to a Casio for value-for-money. Those looking for a better sounding (good samples across all the octaves) & real weighted hammer action 88-keys piano, should consider other options.


A good blend of features, pricing, and quality is usually offered by Casio & Yamaha, but even Williams pianos seem to be competing with them in the “budget keyboard” segment.

The Williams allegro 2 definitely impresses you with the overall package, and with external amplification it definitely sounds a lot better. Considering the price, this is a decent & compact instrument suitable for learning.

The Williams Allegro 2 boasts of realistic piano feel, has full sized keys and is available at an affordable price. use it for playing in any genre – classical, pop, rock or jazz music.

The Williams Allegro 2 is an improved version of the earlier Williams Allegro piano and comes with 88 hammer-action weighted keys, and a brilliant new custom sound library.

In case you decide to go in for this option, do consider the Williams ESS1 Essentials Pack for the Allegro 2 Digital Piano, which comes with a power supply, sustain pedal and pair.

williams allegro 88-key digital piano review


Here are the key features of this portable piano:

  • 88 touch-sensitive, hammer-action, velocity-sensitive keys
  • 64-note polyphony
  • 8 piano & keyboard sounds (Piano 1, Piano 2, Electric Piano 1, Electric Piano 2, Church Organ, Rock/Jazz Organ, Strings, Upright Bass)
  • Demo songs corresponding to each voice
  • Layer, Split, and Transpose modes
  • USB port, 1/4″ stereo outs, sustain pedal and headphone jacks
  • Reverb and Chorus effects
  • Metronome feature with variable tempo
  • Two-track recorder for song recording and playback
  • Headphone jack for silent practice
  • MIDI In/Out connections
  • Stereo/mono line outputs
  • Includes: External DC power supply unit, Sustain pedal, Music rest

Video Review

Here’s video review of this piano:

For the price, this instrument blows most other digital piano, especially with external amplification. If you want a decent instrument to learn on, or want to save space, you can’t go wrong with this for the price.

Williams ESS1 Essentials Pack for Allegro 2 Digital Piano

Overall Ratings: Buying Links

A good 88-key piano with weighted keys and a reasonable sound quality; more importantly its available at an extremely low price. The Williams Allegro 2 88-key digital piano is suitable for beginners and for those who want a second practice piano. Williams Allegro 2 is a good model for beginners and a decent option for starters or occasional players.

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Its low priced, easy to use, and had decent key action.

1 Comment
  1. Reply
    Jon May 18, 2017 at 9:56 pm

    The Williams Allegro is okay for the price, but there are complaints about its pedal and the speakers are also just about okay. The pedal is inconsistent and of of low-quality, despite it having touch-sensitive keys.

    However, if you’re a beginner, go for it (its cheap) and can be a good piano for practice, but intermediate and expert level players should look at something better. If you are looking for a good practice piano and don’t wanna spend to much. this is probably one of the best starter pianos you can find on the site.

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