Philips and Armin van Buuren are collaborating to develop and promote a series of audio products. Based on feedback from Armin, on everything from sound and design to the overall user experience, Philips has created the M1X DJ Sound System, a controller and sound system designed to let aspiring DJs and music fans alike unleash their creative potential.
With the RHP-20, Reloop introduces premium DJ headphones with scene stealing, state-of-the-art aesthetics and elite sound design that is acoustically balanced for professional use. True to the motto ‘Looks Good – Sounds Pro’: The premium DJ headphone RHP-20 is available in a complete black ‘KNIGHT’ Edition with a quality rubber paint finish.
Engineered with exceptionally high audio output for a club setting and clear frequency separation with the ideal balance of mids, highs and bass, these innovative headphones are perfect for the DJ booth or the studio. Equipped with a rotating ear cup for on-shoulder/single-ear monitoring, the RHP-20 is rugged and ready for continuous operation in even the most challenging environment with a sturdy hinge and folding mechanism made of high-quality aluminum and a hard rubber head band that withstands wear and tear. The design is lightweight, and the ear cups are carefully crafted to surround the ears in comfort with memory foam padding covered in fine protein leather, so there is no pinching or fatigue … even on a long night. A trendsetter with pristine audio quality and robust construction, the RHP-20 sets a new standard for the professional DJ headphones
The new edition of Jockey 3 ME: Jockey 3 Remix aims at advanced Traktor PRO users who want to elevate their mix to the next level: Live sampling, remixing and spectacular effect manipulation. All of the Reloop Jockey 3 ME’s popular features, such as the high-quality manufacturing, 24 bit BurrBrown interface, highresoultion jog wheels or stand alone mixing function, have been kept.
Besides the new minimal layout and the new performance section with intelligent tri-colour LED illumination, a completely new control concept has been realized here, which disposes of 3 different mighty modes.
Native Instruments has announced the availability from November 1st of Traktor Kontrol Z2, the first 2+2 control mixer designed for Traktor. Z2 is great as a control hub and also as a stand alone mixer.
IK Multimedia iRig Mix Now Shipping – The first mobile mixer for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, for DJ-ing anytime, everywhere
IK Multimedia has announced that iRig MIX, their ultra-compact DJ and audio mixer for the iPad, iPhone, and the iPod touch is now shipping. When used with an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch, IK’s included DJ Rig FREE app and other DJ apps, it is a complete, highly portable DJ system for practicing, rehearsing, performing and recording. With its unique miniaturized form factor and exclusive features, designed to be used with the entire range of portable iOS devices, iRig MIX brings a new meaning to the concept of mobile DJ-ing.
Native Instruments announces the availability form May 30th of this year of Traktor Kontrol F1 “the definitive and only hardware for controlling Traktor’s powerful Remix Decks, with 16 stylish, multi-colored pads to fire loops and one-shot samples and the full version of the flagship software Traktor Pro 2.5.”
ENGINE is the newest music management pltform developed by Denon Dj and it is designed to work great with the new Denon Dj Products “ENGINE Powered”. ENGINE is a available for Mac, PC and also for iPad.
Reloop has announced its first digital mixing controller designed for Serato: Terminal Mix 4. The new addition to Reloop Family offers a wealth of features, including 3-fold EQ with intelligent kill
technique and filter modulation capabilities per channel. Any of the 4 channels can be easily assigned to the crossfader via the controls on the front panel, where you will also be able to adjust the curve of the crossfader. In addition to the popular Trax Encoder, the master section is now equipped with four convenient management buttons which allow direct access to playlists, crates, or further layout views without the need to touch your laptop. This means a desired track can be located and loaded instantly into any deck via the designated load buttons – a fader start function can also be activated if desired.
Numark unveils N4, a 4-Channel Dj Controller with Built-In Mixer. The official launch event will happen at BPM 2011 in Birmingham, England from October 1st – October 3rd. Numark N4 features 4-decks of software control plus a mixer that can be used with or without a computer. N4 is designed for DJs who want powerful capability in a lightweight, portable package and for that it has everything DJs need to perform at their highest level: large, touch-sensitive platters, 4-decks of software control with loop and effects controls, a built-in USB audio interface and a comprehensive mixer section with EQ and gain. Numark N4 will come with both Serato DJ Intro Software and a 4-deck version of Virtual DJ LE.
Numark announces the immediate availability of NPM 100, their newest dj monitors with built-in amplifiers, perfect for bars, practice studios and small to medium sized setups. Numark NPM100 were announce earlier this year and now they can be found at pro audio retailers.
NPM100’s 100W RMS (200W peak) extended-range dual 5” drivers accurately reproduce pro-quality sound for DJs, musicians, and composers. NPM100 DJ Speakers work with virtually all music gear thanks to a standard stereo RCA line input. The built-in gain control allows for quick adjustments and the quarter-inch / XLR combi-input allows unbalanced or balanced inputs. A sensitivity switch toggles between +6dB for use with mixers and -45dB for direct connection of a microphone, ensuring that no matter what the gig might hold, NPM100 DJ monitors can handle it. A convenient red LED indicator provides instant notification whenever a signal is clipping, so levels can be adjusted accordingly.