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The Gemini rides his new album to the tune of most popular rapper in the world.
Gemini DJ has just announced a brand new all in one standalone DJ system with a built-in seven-inch screen and the ability to playback files using USB hard drives instead of a laptop. The Gemini SDJ-2000 will work with a music management software called VCase which will allow users to setup their music libraries, loops, and cue points similar to Pioneer's Rekordbox or Denon's Engine. The SDJ-2000 can also connect to additional Gemini MDJ-1000 units to share the same music library from a single USB source.
Gemini is coming to the NAMM 2013 with a bag full of tricks. The second Digital DJ controller announced by Gemini for this week's show is the G4V. The Gemini G4V looks to be a four-deck controller with eight performance pads over each of the 14-bit high-res Jog Wheels. The Gemini G4V will come bundled with an edition of Virtual DJ and will enable users to control up to four decks at a time. There' s no official press release as of yet, but check out my breakdown after the jump.
In advance of the NAMM 2013 show, Gemini DJ has announced a new all-in-one DJ controller and Mixstation that is capable of playing music through a USB device using Gemini's own VASE internal music management system or by connecting it to a computer for DJ controller playback with the included Virtual DJ LE software. Check out the full press release and my quick breakdown after the jump.
End of the summer got you down? Gemini DJ is here to brighten up your day even if you are back at school and hating every minute of it. Introducing the Gemini DJ End of Summer Savings Special. The prices of all their table-top CD decks and new controllers have been dropped to put a smile on your face even if the weather is about to break. Check out the special prices inside and get that Gemini tabletop CD deck that you've been looking at.
The New Gemini CDJ-650 multi-media CD deck is now available for purchase worldwide. A few months ago we brought you the full HD-Video review of the new Gemini CDJ-700 and we were surprised at its versatility and its overall quality of use during playback. The Gemini CDJ-650 is the little-brother version of the CDJ-700 that basically has all the same features, but shrunken down into a more compact form-factor with a lower price. Check out the press release inside.
While we were over at the Gemini Booth at the 2012 Atlantic City DJ Expo we were treated to the CDJ-650 rundown video and we were also given a full rundown video of the new CDMP-7000. The Gemini DJ CDMP-7000 can work as a MIDI controller, a stand alone mixer, or independent CDJ-700's with their own dedicated Line level outputs. The Mixer can be used on its own and so can the decks. Basically what we have here is a full 3-channel mixer with two CDJ-700's mashed together into one unit. Check the rundown video after the jump.
Within the confines of the Gemini DJ Booth at this year's 2012 Atlantic City DJ Expo, we were treated to a full rundown video of the newly released Gemini CDJ-650. The CDJ-650 is the smaller and more compact version of the CDJ-700 while still giving DJ's lots of features at an even better price-point. The CDJ-650 has a slightly smaller color screen with smaller, but still responsive jog wheels. We're getting one for a full HD-Video review, but check out the rundown video straight from Gemini after the jump.
Gemini DJ Division was at this year's Atlantic City DJ Expo to show us their new CDJ lineup and their CDMP all-in-one DJ units. The new CDJ-650 was on prominent display as well as the new CDMP-7000 digital DJ controller and standalone multi-media mixing console. I'll have rundown videos of both the CDJ-650 and the CDMP-7000 posted before the end of the day. For now, check out the entire Gemini DJ Booth on the Expo Floor in case you missed it.
Gemini has been cranking out some fine professional audio equipment as of late including their new powerful line of GVX series speakers, high quality wireless UHF style microphones, and now a top quality professional set of headphones to go with it. Introducing the new Gemini HSR-1000 professional DJ and production headphones. These headphones boast an over-the-ear style monitoring with 53mm drivers that completely cover the ears for excellent sound isolation and accurate reproduction. Check out the video inside and cross your fingers for our HD-Video review.
Gemini DJ Division has just released new firmware updates for the CDJ-700 and CDMP-2700. The new firmware updates has a nice list of new improvements that will make current and potential owners rejoice. We reviewed the CDJ-700 and thought it was a pretty tight unit. The new upgrades should make it all work even tighter with better Jog wheel and vinyl effect latency improvements plus a whole lot more. Check out the full list of improvements and the link to get your unit updated today.
Gemini has been very busy making lots of new and exciting products for DJ's and performers. They are now shipping a brand new line of Powered Monitored Speakers that will be sure to fulfill all of your monitoring needs while coming in at a great price that won't break the bank. The Gemini SR Monitors are available in 5-inch, 6.5-inch and 8-inch versions with a 10-inch powered Subwoofer version to add that extra bass. We're already in the works to get a set for a full HD-Video review, but check inside for more details.
Last month we brought you the Full HD-Video review of the all-new Gemini CDJ-700 Multi-Media player with MIDI control capabilities. This affordable and diverse piece of machinery is suitable for all types of DJ's in many different media file playing formats as the CDJ-700 is able to play music from SD cards, USB drives, CD's, and through DJ software playback. Gemini DJ has just released the official product video, so we thought it might also be a good time to shoot you the link to the review once more just in case you missed it the first time. Videos inside.
Gemini is really gaining ground once again in the DJ community with the release of a slew of new innovative products at excellent prices. The Gemini CDJ-700 Multi-Media player and USB controller is really making a huge splash onto the scene with it's Pioneer-friendly layout and superb price point. Gemini has also updated their mixer line to include the new iterations of the Gemini PS mixer class. The Gemini PS line now boasts user-replaceable faders, crossfader adjustments, and great prices for DJ's on a budget. More information after the jump.
We've been patiently waiting about a year now for Gemini to unveil it's newest CDJ unit for the masses. Wait no more as the Gemini CDJ-700 Multi-media player is now available on store shelves for all to own and use. On the heels of this announcement, Gemini decided to lend us a brand new review unit to put it through its paces. The full HD-Video review is coming shortly, but check out the unboxing and first impressions video in the meantime to see a quick product rundown.
Gemini has been on their grind lately releasing some new speakers and products geared towards Mobile DJ's and small event users on a budget. This time they have released the new Gemini RS-415USB Powered Loudspeaker that has on-board USB and SD card ports for direct music or track playback. There is also a bright LCD screen with controls for Play/Pause, Stop, Repeat, or Track Skip giving users the ability to locate their tracks. This 300-watt system includes a 15-inch woofer and a Titanium driver for the highs all in one compact and mobile package. Details inside.
Gemini is unleashing a couple new controllers for the budget-minded DJ's who may be willing to try the DJ-game for the first time without breaking the bank trying to by expensive equipment. Introducing the new Gemini FirstMix IO and the FirstMix Pro. These two new controllers are more "practical" as DJ's now have a separate headphone output and actual RCA outputs on the FirstMix IO and even more features found on the FirstMix Pro. Check out the full rundown videos courtesy of Gemini at NAMM 2012 in California inside.
Fresh off the release of the CDJ-700, Gemini is wasting no time trying to capitalize off the huge industry buzz it has received. Introduced directly from the NAMM 2012 floor the new Gemini CDJ-650 media player which is a compact version of the CDJ-700 that also plays music from CD's, USB interfaces, and can work through a computer USB connection as a full out MIDI HID controller. Check out the full video sneak peak directly from the NAMM show after the jump.
After lots of anticipation and a couple delays, the Gemini CDJ-700 and CDMP-2700 Multi-Media players and controllers are finally shipping to market! The Gemini CDJ-700, which I used at last year's Atlantic City DJ Expo, promises to change the game with its Pioneer-like operation, full-color touch-screen display, full MIDI capabilities, and the ability to play almost any audio format. The Gemini CDMP-2700 is a compact rackmout DJ solution that would fit the Mobile DJ game like a glove. See the press release and links inside.
Gemini DJ Division has just introduced the new UHF-5000 series of wireless microphone systems which is their new flagship collection at very affordable prices. These microphones are available in handheld and hands-free configurations to suite all DJ and performance needs. The UHF-5000 series has high quality UHF receivers with a range of 250 feet!. They are offered in Single and Dual configurations so you have a choice of one microphone or two microphones in a closed system. With prices starting at only $250, these wireless microphones are sure to make a nice-affordable solution to all types of users. This may very well be our first Wireless Microphone review on DJbooth.net so stay tuned for more information. Check inside for the full press release, pics, and price list.
Our good friends over at Gemini DJ are giving away a Brand New CNTRL-2 Digital DJ MIDI Controller to one lucky winner. To enter the contest all you have to do is "Like" Gemini on Facebook using the internal widget in this post. The Gemini CNTRL-2 is very similar to the CNTRL-7 that we reviewed just last week. This controller is perfect for DJ's on the go and beginners and computer DJ's who want a compact setup that can work with almost any DJ Software of your choice. Enter the contest inside.