DJ Software Reviews
The Reloop Mixon 4 can work with many different software and hardware options making it a versatile device for all types of DJ’s. The Reloop Mixon 4 has durable build quality, plug and play operation for Serato DJ and DJAY Pro, and it has large aluminum jog wheels with LED feedback. Check out the full review video to see our thoughts on it.
Denon DJ has just released the compact but professional DJ controller called the MC7000 that has solid reliable build quality, perfect Serato DJ integration, and lots of other features that are meant to suit the real working DJ’s including a dual USB soundcard for easy DJ changeovers. We’re getting our hands on one in the lab for the full review treatment, but check out this quick tutorial video from the homie DJ TLM showing the main MC7000 features.
The new Reloop Mixon 4 DJ controller was on hand at the NAMM 2017 show last week where we had a complete overview of the device from Reloop themselves and now we have one in the lab for the full out review treatment. We’ll have the full out review video for you shortly, but check out our quick unboxing & first impressions video to see our initial thoughts on the new Flagship Reloop controller.
Reloop is getting into the NAMM 2017 spirit by releasing the new RMX-90 DVS Serato DJ mixer. The new Reloop RMX-90 is a four channel club style mixer with 12 on-board Beat effects, internal 8x8 soundcard with Serato DJ DVS capability for all four channels, a USB hub, and individual channel filters. This new Powerful Mixer will be at NAMM and so will we to bring you an exclusive video look and our own first impressions.
Even though the Jogvision has been out for almost two years, we finally got one in the lab for the full out video review treatment. The Hercules DJ Control Jogvision has metal top jog wheels with LED indicators on them to make it easier to juggle, scratch, and cue the music without looking at the computer screen. Check out our full review and demo video after the jump.
The new Serato DJ 1.9.5 contains a host of improvements including the ability to use the Pioneer NEXUS 2 DJ setup in full working harmony. The Pioneer DJM-900NXS2 is Serato DJ compatible with the purchase of the Serato DJ Club Kit pack and the CDJ-2000NXS2 decks work in full HID mode using a USB cable or networked for single connection to the computer. Serato has just released a new video tutorial showing how to setup the Nexus 2 with Serato DJ.
Pioneer DJ has just announced a new surprising follow-up controller to their top tier Serato DJ controller called the DDJ-SZ2. We reviewed the original DDJ-SZ a few years ago, but now the new DDJ-SZ2 makes a few improvements including lower jog wheel latency, bundling of Serato PNT/FLIP/Pitch Play, new on-board effects, Magvel Crossfader, post-crossfader effects, and more durability.
The flagship Denon DJ MCX8000 Controller is a monstrous DJ controller is sporting a solid metal chassis all around, dual hi-res screens for playback information, 16 RGB Backlit velocity sensitive performance pads, and full compatibility with Serato DJ when connected to a computer and Denon’s Engine music management software so that DJ’s can use this device without a computer. Check out our in depth review video for the full rundown.
The MASCHINE and TRAKTOR workflows can now easily sync together with the use of the Ableton Link software that allows many different platforms to work in harmony without the use of an additional MIDI clock style setup. The MASCHINE 2.5.5 update is out now on Native Access, and TRAKTOR PRO 2.11 update is out now on the Service Center which will allow the Ableton Link to communicate with the two.
After last month’s public Beta of Serato DJ 1.9.5, the official release is here and ready to go! The new Serato DJ 1.9.5 contains a host of improvements including the ability to use the Pioneer NEXUS 2 DJ setup in full working harmony. The Pioneer DJM-900NXS2 is Serato DJ compatible with the purchase of the Serato DJ Club Kit pack and the CDJ-2000NXS2 decks work in full HID mode using a USB cable or networked for single connection to the computer.