Pioneer CDJ 2000 Nexus 2 CD Deck
Pioneer CDJ-2000 Nexus 2 Product Overview By GAK
Pioneer's CDJ's are the standard in DJ Booths across the worldwide and they have now returned with a new version of their flagship model, the CDJ 2000NXS2.
With version 2 of the 2000NXS there are a host of improvements to what was already a fantastic bit of gear. The most impressive of these is the new larger multicolour touch screen, with a higher resolution screen. Combined with the QWERTY keyboard and search filters, searching for tracks is now much easier and more efficient.
The CDJ 2000NXS2 also now features a 24-bit/96kHz sound card with improved digital signal processing and now supporting FLAC and ALAC files. A high-performance 32-bit D/A converter is included to reduce Analogue noise.
Known for its fantastic compatibility with Rekordbox, it's now possible to set 8 colour customised cue points in Rekordbox, with 2 banks of 4 Hot Cues available on each CDJ. It's also now possible to quantize the snap cues/loops in Rekordbox.
CDJ 2000NXS2 FAQ
Is the CDJ USB compatible?
Yes, you can connect a USB stick to the CDJ.
Can I use the CDJ's with Serato?
Yes, you can connect to Serato using a Serato DJ DVS device plugged into the CDJ's at one end and into your laptop at the other.
Can I use the CDJ's with Traktor?
Yes it is possible to use the CDJ's with Traktor in HID mode, although it does require a little bit of setup.
What is the best mixer to use alongside the CDJ's?
Most clubs will use the Pioneer DJM 900, so if you're looking to replicate a club setup, then this would be the best choice.
- IMPROVED SOUND DESIGN - For the best possible club sound, we've added a 96 kHz/24-bit sound card and improved the digital signal processing (DSP) and Digital Out. Analogue noise is reduced to a minimum by a high-performance 32-bit D/A converter and separate analogue power supply. Crisp high-resolution audio is supported for FLAC, Apple Lossless Audio (ALAC), as well as MP3, WAV, AAC, and AIFF.
- LARGE TOUCH SCREEN - The 7-inch, full-colour touch screen gives you instinctive control of your favourite features. It displays all the info you need, including Wave Zoom, Needle Countdown, Phase Meter, and more. Keyword Search and Track Filter mode help you browse and select your tracks faster for an effortless performance.
- 8 HOT CUES - Set cue points in rekordbox and customise their colours. 2 banks of 4 colour-illuminated Hot Cues put instant playback of pre-set cue points at your fingertips.
- BEAT PERFECT - Quantize snaps cues and loops to the rekordbox beat grid for a reliable performance every time.
- ADD A DDJ-SP1 - Add the DDJ-SP1 to your set-up and access even more performance features. Simply plug in a USB cable and control up to 4 CDJ-2000NXS2s using Pro DJ Link.
- Pro DJ Link - Pro DJ Link lets you connect up to 4 players, turntables or laptops via a simple LAN connection. Combine this with rekordbox and get your hands on enhanced performance features and track info, such as Beat Sync, Beat Countdown, Beat Jump and Phase Meter.
- Be prepared - Fully compatible with our free rekordbox™ music management software to help you manage your music, prepare tracks and deliver a smooth performance.
- Take a short cut - The shortcut button gives you direct access to Browse mode and My Settings on the player's touch display.
- Three-position lever - Simply tap the three-position lever to engage Slip Reverse, Forward, and Reverse.
- Memory Cue - Set, name and colour-code your cues in rekordbox, for example 'my breakdown', then access the information directly on the player's screen.
- My Settings - Take your preferred settings with you wherever you play. Save your settings and tracks to USB, SD card, smartphone or tablet, connect to the hardware, and your settings load instantly along with your tracks.
- Beat Jump - Use Quantized Beat Jump to jump 1 beat backwards or forwards from the current playback position.
- Audio Sources:
- -iPhone/iPad/iPod touch, Android phones/Android Tablets
- -USB storage devices (flash memory/HDD, etc.)
- -SD Card
- -Computers (Mac/Windows PC)
- -Optical drive (CD, CD-R/RW, DVDÂ±R/RW/R-DL)
- -1 ANALOGUE (RCA)
- -1 Digital (Coaxial)
- -1 (100Base-TX)
- -1 USB A port
- -1 USB B port
- Jog Dial size - 206 mm
- Hot Cue - Yes
- Slip Mode - Yes
- Reverse - Yes
- Needle Search / Needle Drop - Yes
- My Settings - Yes
- Vinyl Speed Adjust
- Width - 320 mm
- Height - 113.2 mm
- Depth - 414.4 mm
- Weight - 5.7 kg
- Processor - Asahi Kasei DAC (AK4490EQ)
- Soundcard - 24 bit/96 kHz
- Frequency Range - 4 - 40,000 Hz
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio - 115 dB
- Distortion - < 0.002 % (USB)
- Audio Output Level - 2.0 Vrms (1 kHz, 0 dB)
- Power Consumption - 41 W
- Power Requirements - 220-240 V / 50/60 Hz
- -iOS version of rekordbox: MP3 and AAC only
- MIDI Control - Yes
- ProDJ Link - Yes
- KUVO ready - Yes
- Auto Standby - Yes