Here are our Top 5 DJ Controllers for under £500!
Stream, Create, Experience: Introducing the DDJ-200 Smart DJ controller, compatible with streaming services and our free app WeDJ for iPhone.
Designed with beginners and hobbyists in mind, the smart DJ controller is compatible with a variety of music streaming apps and offers access to features that demystify many aspects of the craft. You can use the DDJ-200 to mix tracks at home or on the go and take your first steps as an artist.
Connect the DDJ-200 to your iPhone and mix songs from your iTunes via our app, WeDJ. Or connect the software to SoundCloud Go+ and Beatport’s new Beatport LINK streaming service to access huge online sources of music. Download Algoriddim’s djay iOS app and you can mix tracks from Spotify (Premium account required), or download MWM SAS’s edjing Mix iOS/Android app and access content from Deezer.
Numark Mixtrack Pro 3 – £165
Possibly the most successful DJ controller series ever, the Mixtrack Pro 3 from Numark is a force to be reckoned with. With solid jog wheels, touch strip effects, and long (100mm) pitch faders, it punches way above its weight (1.81 KG for all you mobile DJs), and it looks great too! Numark is always producing interesting and progressive products, and this one doesn’t disappoint.
Numark Mixtrack Platinum – £189
The Numark Mixtrack Platinum is an all-in-one professional DJ mixer/controller suitable for budding beginners right up to seasoned professionals, and is very reasonably priced!
This lightweight portable DJ Controller features two high-resolution LCD jog wheel display screens found on very few controllers within the same price range, low-profile metal platters offering Numark’s exclusive touch-technology for precise control plus lengthy pitch faders accurate to 100th of a BPM for precise speed changes and beat-syncing.
Numark Party Mix – £72
The Numark Party mix is a tiny controller, with almost everything you could want from one! Working with Virtual DJ LE, this controller has switchable function trigger pads for hot cues, effects, looping and sample triggering, as well as a full EQ on its mixer controls. A fully fledged sound card means you can plug into any speaker system, and plug in headphones to cue your tracks. The party lights on the back are just the icing on the cake!
Check me out having a funky time with it…
Pioneer DDJ-WeGO4 – £269
Another one from Pioneer, the WeGO4 is the most recent incarnation of Pioneers iOS compatible controller. Compact, sleek and additionally available in white, this controller is great fun, especially in conjunction with the excellent Algoriddim Djay 2 app, which allows you to use Spotify as a track source. All the usual controls are there, hot cues, looping and sampler, and now the package comes with a full license for Rekordbox DJ, so you can get mixing on a laptop straight away.
So, something for everyone on this list, from the beginner to the professional looking to move into digital DJing. Happy spinning!
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