Pros

  • Portable
  • Easy to use
  • Fun

Cons

  • Missing some input/output options found on most DJ rigs

Manufacturer’s Description

FirstMix offers a comprehensive and innovative feature-set that allows any user to explore the world of DJing in the most intuitive way possible. Whether you’re an aspiring DJ interested in performing at parties and clubs, or just a music lover looking for a creative way to enjoy your own song library, FirstMix makes discovering a new realm of digital music easy and fun. Everything you need to DJ with your iTunes Library. Boasting many of the best features from Gemini’s professional DJ products, FirstMix interfaces with your PC or Mac via a standard USB connection, so you can easily use the included MixVibes Cross LE software to choose songs and sound files from your existing collections, even your iTunes Libraries. Offering an impressive level of dynamic control, MixVibes Cross LE acts as a natural complement to the FirstMix hardware with integrated iTunes browsing, automatic BPM detection and manual/auto beat loop capabilities. You can even use the software to record your mixes then share your creations on SoundCloud or Facebook. Classic feel with contemporary features. For a natural, familiar feel, FirstMix employs the popular tried-and-true setup of two decks and a mixer. The central mixer provides independent features for each deck, allowing you to tweak the Gain, Treble and Bass for individual tracks. FirstMix also offers a variety of effects, which can be incorporated with fine-tuned control for additional creativity. Plus, professional features like Reverse and Preview help you become familiarized with the arsenal of functions used by world-class DJs. Thanks to its clever design, FirstMix lets you easily navigate folders and tracks using the Browse function. Once a file’s been loaded, use the touch-sensitive jog wheels to simulate the effect of scratching or alter the pitch of a track. You can also use the Sync feature to combine two separate tracks and match the tempos for a unique and professional-sounding mix. Value and versatility for the aspiring DJ. With support for a variety of digital music files including M4A, AIFF, WAV, MP3, FLAC and OGG, FirstMix ensures seamless functionality with all your favorite music and sound samples. Plus, with an entry-level price and an intuitive design suitable for any learning curve, FirstMix offers outstanding control and professional features for any would-be DJ or general music enthusiast. Includes everything you need to DJ with your computer Use your Mac or PC to DJ parties, events and even clubs Use your digital music library with support for M4A, AIFF, WAV, MP3, FLAC and OGG audio files Traditional mixer/CD player layout w/ crossfader Two-deck controller with volume, 2-band EQ, effects, and jog wheel for each deck Large, touch-sensitive jog wheels provide a natural vinyl feel for scratching, cueing, etc. Easy-to-use MixVibes Cross LE DJ software included Works with other popular DJ programs such as Traktor, VirtualDJ and Algoriddim Djay

Manufacturer’s Website

http://geminidj.com