Pioneer continues the trend of offering limited editions of its flagship DJ equipment offerings with the announcement of Platinum Editions for the CDJ-2000nexus, DJM-900nexus, and RMX-1000 Remix Station. The CDJs are limited to 4000 units with the latter two limited to 2000 units each. Read more on Beatport. Purchase HERE.
Picture8 Technologies is a high-end audio specializing in design, craftmanship, and audio quality. The Point MKII Evolution is a refined design from the original, featuring a new, smaller subwoofer enclosure made out of glass. Evolution also features new 10in drivers. Read more HERE.
The Black Ceramic Speakers V2 are designed by Joey Roth, an industrial designer of items ranging from subwoofers to planters. The speakers arrive in a set of two, along with two wooden boards, a design which highlights the simpleness and functional nature of Roth’s products. The speakers feature an output of 15watts with a range [...]
Native Instruments has adapted Traktor Pro for the iOS platform, signaling another step technology that increases the accessibility and lowers the learning curve for DJ equipment. The Traktor DJ iPad app is an entry-level software that exposes the user to everything from loops, finger-trigger sounds, and beatmapping to controlling waveforms. Freeze Mode allows users to [...]
Woo Audio’s AW7 Fireflies is a high performance vacuum tube headphone amp with a built-in digital to analog converter. It should work with any full-sized headphones, also arriving with a dedicated in-ear monitor jack. The design itself is crisp and elegant, featuring a clear glass that hides any of the underlying build (screws, etc) while [...]
Definitive Technology’s Sound Cylinder is a wireless portable speaker for tablets and laptops (or it can be used as a standalone speaker). It clasps onto the bottom of tablet, functioning as a stand. The Sound Cylinder features a 43mm woofer and two 32mm mid-range drivers. read more here.
Ludacris’ expanding Soul line of audio products now includes its first non-headphone gadget, the sleek Party in a Box (possibly derived form the infamous SNL skit?) The Soul is supposed to be the ‘newage’ boombox, arriving with wireless capabilities and able to dock an iPad. It features 2 6.5in woofers and 3in drivers, in addition [...]
Zipbuds is known for combining high-quality sound while solving the inconvenience of tangled cords via a patented integrated cable, which functions as a cable for your wires. The Fresh line of earbuds is the premium offering in the company’s line of earbuds (a very reasonable $39.99), arriving with the premium drivers and patented zipper technology. [...]
Pioneer’s DDJ-WeGO controller is one of the more compact, affordable options out there for beginners, featuring the Jog FX (combine and control multiple effects) and Pulse Control (visual prompts for differences in pitch). DDJ-WeGO is now compatible with the Serato DJ Intro software, which is available as a free download. Serato offers users mixing and [...]
The DA-E750 is a wireless audio dock from Samsung that boasts faster streaming without a loss in quality. The built-in Vacuum Tube Amp supposedly produces a richer, high-quality sound when coupled with the built-in subwoofer. It also features dual-docking capabilities, which may come in handy when individuals want to queue up their tracks (also compatible [...]