Audio hardware manufacturer Pioneer has introduced a new smartphone DJ controller to their range in the form of the DDJ-200 Smart DJ controller which is expected to imminently launch this month priced at $149. The compact DJ controller can be connected to your smartphone, tablet, PC or Mac.
Specifically designed for the upcoming DJ, the small controller provides a variety of applications and options. Depending on your chosen app and device combination, you can mix sounds via streaming services including Beatport LINK, SoundCloud Go+, Deezer, and even Spotify. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more.
“Start DJing with our easy-to-use DDJ-200 smart DJ controller. Lightweight and compact with a pro-style layout, it’ll help you learn to mix and, if you want to, develop DJing from a hobby into something more. Put your own twist on the music as you mix for friends at parties. Play tracks via your smartphone or PC/Mac using a variety of DJ apps and software including our dedicated, free app WeDJ for iPhone, as well as djay and edjing Mix. You can mix music stored in your iTunes or rekordbox library, or stream songs from Beatport LINK, SoundCloud Go+, Deezer or even Spotify.
Quickly develop your mixing skills with the help of the Tutorial and Pop-Hint features in WeDJ for iPhone. These functions will teach you about the hardware and help you understand DJ terms. Your hands will be flying between the DDJ-200’s jog wheels, buttons and knobs when you’re done. And we’ve added Transition FX to help you match phrases and smoothly transition between songs. This beginner DJ controller will have you dropping mixes and playing friends’ requests like you’ve been doing it for years.”
For more details jump over to the official Pioneer website and store.