2014 DJ Expo: Akai AMX & AFX First Impressions [Video]

The New Akai AMX (modular mixer) and AFX (auxiliary controller) Serato DJ controllers are both on full display at the Atlantic City DJ Expo and everyone is giving great feedback on them and leaving the booth with smiles on their faces. We've had some time to play with the AMX and AFX and in this video, I'll give you my personal First Impressions and show you my thoughts on these new controllers.
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The New Akai AMX (modular mixer) and AFX (auxiliary controller) Serato DJ controllers are both on full display at the Atlantic City DJ Expo and everyone is giving great feedback on them and leaving the booth with smiles on their faces. We've had some time to play with the AMX and AFX and in this video, I'll give you my personal First Impressions and show you my thoughts on these new controllers. Stay tuned for the full review video as soon as they're available!

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