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Denon DJ SC5000M Prime: Review

Watch our review for the new Denon SC5000M motorized platter edition player.
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Denon DJ has released the motorized platter version of its flagship media player called the SC5000M Prime. 

This new deck has all of the features of the original SC5000 Prime—including the eight RGB backlit pads on the bottom to control the hot cues, samples, slicer, and loops—as well as a full color touch screen display (adding a direct drive motor), metal platter, and real piece of 7-inch vinyl for DJ's who need that true turntable feel. 

Watch our full video review above, our unboxing video below, and a review summary to see if the SC5000M PRIME will make you #ChangeYourRider...

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Unboxing Video

Pros

  • Great Build Quality
  • Near Perfect 7-inch vinyl feel
  • Excellent High-Torque Motor & Metal Platter
  • Gorgeous Touchscreen
  • Eight RGB Backlit Performance Pads
  • Dual Deck Layers Performance
  • Multiple Playback options (3xUSB Ports, SD Card Slot, MIDI Controller)

Cons

  • No Serato DJ support
  • Small jog wheel screens are gone
  • No toneplay or keyboard mode for the performance pads

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