[Video] Pioneer DDJ-WeGO Supports Serato DJ Intro
The new popular and compact Digital DJ controller known as the Pioneer DDJ-WeGO already comes bundled with Virtual DJ LE but now users can download a free copy of Serato DJ Intro to give users a totally different look and feel to the already successful controller. Serato DJ Intro is a bare-bones style DJ software for DJ controllers that always boast good jog wheel response and enough base-features to appease most DJ's needs. If Serato DJ Intro isn't enough, then users can upgrade to the FULL Serato DJ software for only $129 or only $199 with the additional Video plugin.
Check out our full HD-Video review of the DDJ-Wego and then head over to the Serato DJ link to get your free copy of Serato DJ Intro today! The press release is also below for your reading pleasures...
Pioneer DDJ-WeGO Review
Serato DJ Intro Software Download
Pioneer DDJ-WeGo Expands Versatility Now Supporting Serato DJ Intro
Serato DJ Software Available at No Cost for DDJ-WeGO Owners
February 19, 2013
Pioneer’s versatile entry-level DJ controller, the DDJ-WeGO, currently
bundled with the “Virtual DJ® Limited Edition” software by Atomix
Productions, now supports the popular Serato® DJ Intro software.
Downloadable at no cost1 at http://serato.com/dj-intro, Serato DJ Intro
offers the “all familiar” Serato user interface and mixing and scratching
functionalities, allowing users the freedom to manage and create non-stop
mixes. The combined DDJ-WeGO2 and Serato DJ Intro software gives users
access to large and colorful waveforms on a laptop monitor, and helpful
illumination and multi-color LDF jog lights directly on the controller to
help improve a DJ’s mixing and scratching capability and enhance the DJ
For additional flexibility and more advanced features that can be utilized
with the DDJ-WeGO, users can also upgrade to Serato DJ, a paid version of
the software. With this software, users can record their sets and mix up
to four decks at a time, increasing the ability to perform more complex
Pioneer’s DDJ-WeGO DJ controllers make it easy for beginners to learn how
to mix with built-in effects and features:
Jog FX – Allows users to combine multiple effects and control them
simultaneously using the Jog wheel.
Pulse Control – Provides users visual prompts with a variety of colored
lights on the Jog platters:
Mix Pulse – The mix pulse mode shows the difference in pitch of songs
currently playing through the light of the Jog wheel. As the pitch
of songs begin to match, the intensity of the light increases,
allowing the user to check visually that the beats are in sync. In
conjunction with the music, the pulse of lights helps to improve beat
Launch Pulse – Triggers a red light on the Jog wheel to signify that
music has been loaded successfully.
FX Pulse – The effect being applied to the currently playing song
will not only be heard, but will also be represented visually via the
light movements on the Jog wheel.
USB Power – The DDJ-WeGO utilizes power from USB connections found on
most computers, eliminating the need for an external power supply.
“Plug and Play” functionality allows a DJ performance to start
anytime and anywhere when the user plugs in a DDJ-WeGO to a
computer via a USB cable and launches Serato DJ Intro.
Five available colors: white, black, red, green, and violet.
Built-in audio ports for high quality sound input and output.
Built-in sound card for expanded music storage and portability.
Compact in size and weighs less than four pounds for easy
Pioneer’s DDJ-WeGO controller is available with a suggested retail price of
Kareem Julien (AKA DJ Blaze) has been a hip-hop, R&B, Reggae, and Club DJ since 1993. DJ Blaze has reviewed over 100 pieces of DJ Equipment and continues to provide the DJ community with high quality DJ gear reviews and updates related to DJ equipment and DJ culture.
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