New DJ Equipment Reviews
The Pioneer CDJ-2000nexus is the new flagship Pioneer Multi-Media deck with some nice improvements over the original CDJ-2000 with the inclusion of Beat Sync, Slip-Mode, Wireless Rekordbox Integration, Perfect Traktor HID Integration, and a new updated display with Zoom Waveforms and color indicators. Check out my new update review video and writeup to see if this costly upgrade is worth the price of admission.
The new Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z2 2+2 MIDI Mixer is a heavy-duty Traktor Scratch Certified two-channel professional DJ mixer with on-board Traktor Pro 2.6 MIDI controls for many of the advanced DJ software features such as Loops, Remix Deck Slots, Hotcues, Macro-FX and much more. The Traktor Kontrol Z2 is the first true DJ mixer produced by Native Instruments that will perfectly compliment the Traktor software (with DVS package) while also providing DJ’s with an true analog DJ mixer solution to play non-software sources like audio CD’s from CD decks or vinyl from turntables. Check out my Full HD-Video and written reviews after the jump.
The Reloop BeatMix is the newest and most affordable Digital DJ controller in the Reloop DJ equipment lineup which is now here in the United States for DJ's to purchase and enjoy courtesy of Mixware.net. The Reloop BeatMix has oversized jog wheels, nice faders, and a good two-deck version of Virtual DJ LE all coming in at an excellent price-point for beginner and entry-level DJ's. Check out our full written and HD-Video reviews inside.
The Denon MC2000 is the new compact DJ controller which is full of MIDI controls for your favorite software, a solid-metal build quality, all in an affordable package that DJ's are sure to love. Check out our full HD-Video and written review after the jump to see if the unit is good enough to take the cash out of your wallet.
The new Pioneer DDJ-WeGO is a new Digital DJ controller that comes bundled with a four-deck version of Virtual DJ LE, all in a compact package with most of the on-board features that all DJ’s need today. The DDJ-WeGO comes in at a good Pioneer Price-Point for beginner DJ's or those who are on a budget. Check out my full HD-Video and written reviews to see if the DDJ-WeGO is the go-to controller for your needs.
Native Instruments has launched the new Maschine MK2 production studio along with the new version 1.8 of its software and we've got our hands on both for a full written review. How does it stack up against the highly-reviewed original software and hardware? Check out our very own Dave Macli's take on the differences between the two as he is the same individual who reviewed the 1.5 some time ago. More after the jump.
The Crossfade M-100 Professional DJ Headphones are the newly announced V-MODA creations that DJ's and everyday listeners and smartphone users are sure to love. The 50mm dual-diaphragm drivers produce extremely accurate sound reproduction with superb isolation. The M-100's also have a Metal steel-frame construction with metal CLIQFOLD hinges that allows them to fold and dual inputs to daisy-chain additional headphones for share-play. Check out the full HD-Video and written reviews after the jump.
The new Hercules DJ Console RMX 2 is the newest two-deck/two-channel digital DJ controller offered by Hercules DJ Division that comes bundled with your choice of either Virtual DJ LE or the new DJuiced DJ software. The Hercules RMX 2 looks very similar to the popular Hercules 4MX DJ controller that we reviewed last year. The RMX 2 now adds the new velocity performance pads for each deck and it can also be used as a true standalone mixer when connected to a computer. Check out my HD-Video and written reviews after the jump.