Pioneer DJ has announced the DDJ-RZX, a combination DJ/VJ controller, designed to make the most of the new rekordbox video Plus Pack for rekordbox dj.
The DDJ-RZX is a 4-channel professional controller for DJs and anyone who wants to bring videos into their performances.
Here’s the official intro video:
The Pioneer DJ DDJ-RZX features three touch screens for viewing track information and applied pad effects.
Two XLR combo input jacks give distortion-free Mic output and the 3-band Mic EQ and Mic FX let you tune each voice. The FX unit includes Combo FX, Sampler Repeat and Release FX, as well as Sound Colour FX from the DJM-900NXS2 mixer.
It also inherits traits from the CDJ-2000NXS2 multiplayer and DJM mixer series, including large jog wheels and high-quality sound.
The rekordbox video Plus Pack for rekordbox dj lets you manage video and image files in rekordbox, then play and mix them live on any of the controllers in the DDJ range as if they were audio tracks. Use the crossfader to mix two video sources with a choice of 20 Transition FX. Touch FX lets you add FX and adjust parameters by tracing on the x and y axes on the display.
Pioneer says that the DDJ-RZX is designed to give dependable video performance, even when using high definition video files. You can also add text and create slideshows on the fly, and Camera FX lets you show the live feed from a digital camera connected to your computer.
The DDJ-RZX is expected to be available in July, 2016, priced at US $2,999.rekordbox video is available via the rekordbox site.