So you're on your way to becoming a killer DJ and you need a powerful digital controller that you can take with you anywhere but is extremely feature-rich and plays along nicely with your computer. Look no further than the Pioneer DDJ-RB Portable 2 Channel DJ Controller. With it's plentiful controls, generous connectivity and included licence for Rekordbox DJ, this is a controller that will have you creating superb mixes in no time.
The Pioneer DDJ-RB has a classic layout including two large aluminium jogwheels each 128mm in diameter at either side of the unit. Dead centre, you will find play and cue controls, mixer knobs and faders, gain pots and a VU meter for accurate signal measure. There are also dedicated loop buttons that are built to mirror the rekordbox DJ layout for additional familiarity.
16 Performer pads
To add your bespoke signature to any mix, you need to drop in personally selected samples and phrases, the Pioneer DDJ-RB excels here also thanks to the inclusion of 16 performer pads situated underneath each jogwheel. These can be used to trigger anything you need from samples and sequences to real-time Pad FX, beat jump and slicer.
Built in sound card
The Pioneer DDJ-RB hosts a powerful soundcard that can be connected straight to your speakers or amplifier via USB. This same USB port can also connect the DDJ-RB to any Mac or PC to be used live with Rekordbox DJ.
Other connectivity options of the Pioneer DDJ-RB include a 1/4 inch jack input for a microphone, RCA (phono) outputs for your master signal and 2 headphone sockets (1/4 inch and 3.5mm respectively) for personal monitoring. The Pioneer DDJ-RB Portable 2 Channel DJ Controller is exceptionally powerful and is made by one of the most recognised names in the DJ/Pro-Audio Market.
Manufacturer Pioneer Model DDJ-RB 2-Channel Portable Rekordbox DJ Controller Dimensions (H x W x D) 58.5 x 482.6 x 272.4mm Weight 2.1kg Software Requirements Windows 10/ 8/ 8 Pro/ 8.1 Pro (latest service pack)/ 7/ Home Premium/ Professional/ Ultimate (latest service pack): (CPU) Intel Processor Dual Core 2.0 GHz or higher, (Memory) 4GB or more Mac OS X 10.10/ 10.9/ 10.8 (latest version): (CPU) Intel Processor Dual Core 2.0 GHz or higher (Memory) 4GB or more Display Resolution: 1280 x 768 or higher Included Accessories Rekordbox DJ Licence Key Performance Control Channels 2 Deck Control 2 Jog Wheel 128 mm durable aluminium jog wheel Pad FX Yes Filter High & Low Pass filter Sampler 16 slot x 4 bank Hot Cues 8 Manual Loop Yes Beat Jump Yes Terminals Inputs 1 MIC (1/4 inch Jack) Outputs Adjust 1 MASTER (RCA) 1 HEADPHONE MONITOR (1/4 inch Jack, mini-jack) USB 1 USB-B Port
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