V 126

W.Hoffmann Vision V 126: a pianoforte with excellent value for money

This model is C. Bechstein Europe’s powerful answer to low-profile instruments made in Asia. Thanks to its precise action, classical case design and powerful sound, the Vision V 126 pianoforte is one of the most successful instruments of the W.Hoffmann brand. Like all uprights in the Vision series, it stands out for its sturdiness and good tuning stability. Europe’s answer to the countless low-budget instruments on the market, it’s just the ticket if you’re on the lookout for an affordable pianoforte that offers lasting playing pleasure thanks to a harmonious and well-balanced voice.

The W.Hoffmann Vision V 126 upright boasts distinctively European features like a differentiated sound and an action with a good repetition speed. Experienced piano-makers determine and test all parts at C. Bechstein Europe’s action assembly center. Moreover, C. Bechstein Europe performs stringent quality control procedures.

The best affordable pianoforte

An instrument of good stock, C. Bechstein Europe, the W.Hoffmann Vision V 126 upright offers stunning value for money. Compare it to other pianos and you’ll notice that the “genes” of the great C. Bechstein brand make the difference. All instruments within the Vision series are made by meticulous European specialists who benefit from the exceptional expertise of the parent company, C. Bechstein Germany.

V 126 Dimensions
  • 126 cm / 49.6”

    Width in cm

  • 147 cm / 57.9”

    Length in cm

  • 62.3 cm / 24.6”

    Depth in cm

  • 235 kg / 518 lbs

    Weight in kg



Back Frame
Solid braces made of medium-density wood and partially reinforced
Spruce, specially processed for use in any climate
Chrome Fittings
Chrome fittings and chrome-like cast iron frame (silver hammered paint on upright pianos).
Long bridge of the grands hollowed to minimise energy loss.
Glued laminated timber
Iron Frame
Cast iron
Massive pinewood and medium-density fibreboard
Bass Strings
Copper, 95% purity
Massive pinewood and medium-density fibreboard
For clearer sound (only on some models)
Action Assembly
Meets European standards, “concert” optimisation for the largest uprights
C. Bechstein hammerheads with maple molding, warm European tone