Denon DJ, a leading manufacturer of premium-grade DJ equipment, unveils its DN-SC2000 Controller. The unit is an affordable, compact, professional-grade, solid steel MIDI controller designed for the home DJ or party laptop DJ on the go. Used together with the DJâ€™s favorite mixer and PC software of choice, the DN-SC2000 offers party and bedroom DJs a compact, portable, user-friendly control solution. A two-layer system, the unit can control two decks at once (with visible deck color change), or be paired with another DN-SC2000 unit to control four decks.
The DN-SC2000 is optimized for TRAKTORÂ® Pro users and natively supported by Virtual DJ. The unit connects with the userâ€™s PC or MacÂ® via a USB 2.0 interface. The DN-SC2000 includes many advanced functions, including MIDI-mapable capability, auto loop function, a wide range of effects, rugged pitch slider, pitch lock, automatic beat sync, durable rubber button
controls and much more.
The feature-rich DN-SC2000 also includes:
– Newly designed, high-resolution 105-mm touch-sensitive jog wheel
– Smooth 100-mm long Pitch Slider with high 14-bit resolution
– Pitch Lock function, which holds the pitch value position until the NULL point is reached when using both layers for control
– File browse navigation buttons and rotary encoder file selector knob with illuminated ring
– Large size Cue and Play buttons
– Eight (4 + 4) Hot Cue/Sampler buttons with dual bank selector key
– Auto Loop Button with Beat Jump (Loop Cut) and Manual Loop In/Out buttons
– EFX Unit 1 and 2 layer button with color change LED
– Dry/Wet Parameter encoder knob with illuminated ring
– Three EFX Parameter encoder knobs with illuminated ring
– EFX 1&2 On/Off buttons with color change LEDs
– Powerful Shift Key â€“ used for various dual button operations
– Search Keys to advance around within the file
– Denonâ€™s legacy â€œPitch Bendâ€? keys
– Vinyl and Pitch Bend Jog modes
– SYNC button for beat matching between decks
– Key Lock on/off button with LED confirmation
– Utility presets to adjust paired MIDI channels 1-8, and other items
The DN-SC2000 measures 6.7″ x 1.2″ x 8.6″ and weighs approximately 2.9 lb. Power is supplied through the USB connection (i.e. no wall adapter needed), and a 1-meter (39.37″) USB cable is included. The unit also features a Kensington lock security slot terminal to prevent theft.
The DN-SC2000 Controller will be available fall 2010 with a U.S. MSRP of $299.99. For more information, please visit www.denondj.com.