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Denon DJ VL12 Prime - Frequently Asked Questions

The Denon DJ VL12 Prime sets the new bar position as the most superior turntablist technology available today. The premiere direct-drive turntable features a true quartz locked system that offers the most optimal acoustic isolation capabilities, even in the loudest, bass-heavy environments. This article answers some of the popular questions about the features and functionality of the VL12 Prime.

Denon DJ X1800 Prime - Frequently Asked Questions

The Denon DJ X1800 Prime is the centerpiece of the Prime Series. The 4-channel Pro DJ Club mixer features a familiar layout with all new effects and even more control over your mix. This article will discuss some of the popular questions about the X1800 Prime mixer's features and functionality.

Denon DJ DS1 - How to Record Your Mix

The DS1 is a breakthrough interface for users of Serato NoiseMap™—the system used to control a Serato-based digital music library when you’re using a turntable or CD player. This helpful guide will walk you through how to achieve recording your mixe

Denon DJ MCX8000 - Getting Rid of Freezing, Distortion, Dropouts and other Performance Issues

The Denon DJ MCX8000 is a performance beast, but that doesn't mean it can compensate for problems in your computer, USB drives or other gear. If you're having trouble with freezing, distortion, drop-outs or any number of performance problems, there's a good chance there are are a few simple steps you can take to optimize your system and squash the problem.

Denon DJ DN-X1600 - Setup with a Mac Computer

The Denon DJ DN-X1600 is a class compliant audio device and does not require any additional drivers to work on in Mac computers. If the mixer is not immediately recognized by you Mac here’s a few things you can check. This guide will also show you how t

Denon DJ MCX8000 - Overview and Setup with Engine

The MCX8000 is a true hardware/software controller that offers total command of both Serato DJ and standalone performance with the Denon DJ Engine software. The Engine 1.5 software utility helps manage your files and prepare them for your MCX8000. This ar

Denon DJ MC7000 - Feature Overview and Tutorials

The MC7000 is the latest Serato based, 4-channel DJ controller from Denon DJ. Featuring dual-USB ports and 24-bit audio, this controller is perfectly suited for both mobile and club DJing. The videos below will walk through some of the popular features on

Turntables - Belt Drive vs. Direct Drive

As I mentioned in my previous article on cartridges (“needles”), turntables are getting very popular again. This is probably a good time to take a step back and look at the two main types of turntables in use today—belt-drive and direct-drive—explore how they work, what the thought is behind each one, and what the pluses and minuses are of the two types.

Denon DJ SC5000 Prime - Frequently Asked Questions

The Denon DJ SC5000 Prime is the latest high-end media player from Denon DJ, featuring a 7" multi-touch display and dual-layer playback. This guide answers some of the most popular questions about the SC5000 Prime's main features and functionality.

The Importance of Room Acoustics

Nothing can make or break the sound of your performance, your rehearsal space, a recording venue or a home entertainment system more than room acoustics. You may have the very best instruments, speakers, amplifiers and recording equipment and you may have placed it all perfectly in your space, but if your performance/recording/listening room has poor acoustics, you're really facing an uphill battle. Luckily, there are a lot of things you can do to improve even the worst spaces.