DENON LAUNCHES THE
DEFINITVE DJ MIXER - INTRODUCING THE DN-X800 A WORLD'S FIRST WITH
DIGITAL MIXING TECHNOLOGY
SESSION, ANAHEIM, CA, January 18, 2001 - As a world's first in its'
product category, Denon introduces the new DN-X800 - the world's
first professional digital mixer for DJ's. Designed with
today's cutting edge DJ requirements in mind, this digital mixer
offers high-quality playback features and a multitude of input and
output options in a single 4 rack space unit.
The first unit of
it's kind, the DN-X800 takes full control of advanced mixing
capabilities and performance features found on Denon's DN-1800F,
DN-2100F and DN-2600F CD players. X-Effects such as Denon's Hot
Start, Fader Start, Brake and Sampler functions can be controlled
through this one, multi-function unit. Also included are Input
Gain controls, along with HI, MID and LOW tone controls (-26 dB ~ +10
dB) for further manipulation and tweaking of analog and digital signals.
The DN-X800 also
offers a wide range of input and output options for optimal
performance and compatibility when building or adding to a specific
setup. 14 different accessible inputs are provided for
connecting to multiple devices of various formats.
4 digital SPDIF
inputs are provided, as well as 8 line and 3 phono connections.
inputs (balanced and unbalanced with Post on/off switch) are included
and a balanced Send/Return effects loop provides even flexibility
when connected to outboard effects and other devices. The
units' 8 outputs include 2 digital SPDIF outs, balanced Master and
Zone outputs, and unbalanced Master, Booth and Tape outputs. A
separate subwoofer output is also provided along with a control for
crossover frequencies to be sent to the sub for greater sonic precision.
on the unit are laid out in an intuitive and performance-friendly
manner. High-quality 45 mm slide faders provide for precise
control of signal from subtle nuances to all-out full dynamic
extremes. Cross fader assignment selector and contour level
controls allow for smooth and stable transitions between program
material, while Cue and Program pan controls give the user even
greater sonic separation capabilities. For easy visibility and
instant recognition, a split cue H/P monitor and display with a Zone
meter adjustment are included.
The DN-X800 is
available in March for the suggested list price of $700.00.
From its beginning
in 1910, Denon has become a world leader in the manufacture of high
quality audio and audio-video equipment and software products for the
entertainment and information industries. The company's professional
audio equipment and software products are recognized internationally
for their originality and exceptional standards of quality,
durability and innovation.