Vestax VCI-400 Unboxing & First Impressions Video

The Vestax VCI-400 is a very professional 4-channel/4-deck All-In-One Digital DJ Controller that also now works as a standalone Mixer (with the newly announced update that will be released for free next month!). We now have a brand new VCI-400 in the Lab for a full and extensive HD-Video review and we'll be sure to give you all the details on the performance very soon. In the meantime, check out the unboxing and first impressions video so you can know what to expect when you see it for the first time.
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The Vestax VCI-400 is a very professional 4-channel/4-deck All-In-One Digital DJ Controller that also now works as a standalone Mixer (with the newly announced update that will be released for free next month!). We now have a brand new VCI-400 in the Lab for a full and extensive HD-Video review and we'll be sure to give you all the details on the performance very soon. In the meantime, check out the unboxing and first impressions video so you can know what to expect when you see it for the first time.

Vestax VCI-400 Unboxing & First Impressions

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