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Numark iDJ2 iPod mixer with pitch control

Numark is introducing the new version of it's ever popular iDJ iPod mixing console, the iDJ2. DJs will be able to play songs simultaneously from a single iPod which fits nicely in a center docking port.

Following the highly successful introduction of the world’s first iPod mixing console, Numark, the world’s leading brand of professional DJ equipment, is pleased to announce the introduction of the iDJ2. The Numark iDJ2 is the only iPod mixing console that provides full control of your music with real-time scratch, pitch, seamless loop, and full cueing.

The iDJ2 features a fresh and innovative new iPod docking system that allows users to play two songs simultaneously from a single iPod, with out the need of a computer. Users can also hook up multiple mass storage devices including additional iPod’s™, Memory Stick’s™, and external USB hard drives through rear panel USB ports. In addition to USB connectivity, the iDJ2 comes complete with line inputs for any audio source including a microphone, CD players and turntables.

Anyone can easily manage a music library using the iDJ2’s new, highly intuitive graphic interface. The oversized LCD screen offers waveform display and visual track-profiling. The iDJ2 allows DJs to record their musical performances to the iPod or any connected drive, in addition to full control audio play back.

An extraordinary mixing console and portable DJ system, the iDJ2, is the perfect “podcasting” workstation. iDJ2 supports multiple USB connectivity options, iPodTM docking and charging, and support for MP3, Ogg Vorbis, and AAC (non-DRM) formats.

The iDJ2 features a fresh and innovative new iPod docking system that allows users to play two songs simultaneously from a single iPod, without the need of a computer. Users can also hook up multiple mass storage devices including additional iPod’s™, Memory Sticks™, and external USB hard drives through rear panel USB ports. In addition to USB connectivity, the iDJ2 comes complete with line inputs for any audio source including a microphone, CD players and turntables. Anyone can easily manage a music library using the iDJ2’s new, highly intuitive graphic interface. The oversized LCD screen offers waveform display and visual track-profiling. The iDJ2 allows DJs to record their musical performances to the iPod or any connected drive, in addition to full control audio play back.

Integrated iPod slot with adjustable mount

Seamless looping

Pitch control

Large backlit display with revolutionary user interface

Ability to scratch music

Real-time visuals include Track Profiles and Waveforms

Record to an iPod or other connected USB media

Facilitates mixing with three or more USB Hard Drives or Apple iPod’s with USB hub

Many USB ports to plug in iPods, memory keys and hard drives

Play music off two iPods simultaneously, play two songs off same iPod

Formats supported: mp3, ogg vorbis, FLAC

Pitch control with multiple ranges up to +/- 100%

Beatkeeper™ technology with TAP override function

Scratch and search ability via two large jog wheels

XML playlist support

USB Keyboard support