Last week Pioneer electronics announced the new ddj wego3, the 3rd generation of the wego controllers. How do you know if this is the right controller for you? Well if you are a Pro you probably know that this one is not for you, the ddj-wego controllers are an entry level dj for the ones that loves music (the beginners) and are ready to merge into the world of deejaying
The ddj-wego3 will be available October 1st 2014 make sure to pre order yours now.
- Ultra compact and affordable DJ controller
- Works with multiple DJ software including Virtual DJ, Serato® DJ Intro, and djay 2 for iOS devices
- Charges iPad® or iPhone®
- Jog FX and Pulse Control LEDs
- Brushed aluminum finish available in Black or White
Suggested Price: $299.00
The DDJ-WeGO3 is the next generation compact DJ controller that makes it possible for any consumer to take on the art of DJing. The entry level controller starts with a completely new look utilizing an aluminum top panel and new JOG wheels that illuminate with red and blue LEDs. For increased versatility, the DDJ-WeGO3 is compatible with a variety of software including djay 2 for iPad and iPhone, djay for Mac, Serato® DJ Intro, TRAKTOR® PRO 2, and VirtualDJ™ Limited Edition. For extra convenience, the controller also charges compatible iOS devices2 with the included Lightning cable.
FUNCTIONALITY AND PERFORMANCE
The DDJ-WeGO3 features a highly futuristic cosmetic design utilizing a brushed aluminum finish throughout the entire control panel. A flat profile and compact size makes the DDJ-WeGO3 very portable. An easy to use button and knob layout around the JOG wheels allow for quick access to their functions.
- DJ Software – The DDJ-WeGO3 supports multiple DJ software for increased versatility.
- Virtual DJ Limited Edition (Free download, license included)
- djay for Mac (Free download, license included)
- Serato® DJ Intro (Free download, no license required)
- TRAKTOR PRO 2 (Available for purchase)
- djay2 for iPad® and iPhone® (Available for purchase on the App Store)
- vjay for iPad and iPhone (Available for purchase on the App Store)
- iPhone and iPad Charging – When connected to a computer, the DDJ-WeGO3 uses power from the USB connections, eliminating the need for an external power supply. If using a connected iPad or iPhone as a source, the DDJ-WeGO3 is powered by the included AC adapter that will also charge the device, ensuring battery power never runs out while in use.
- Jog FX – Allows users to combine multiple effects and control them simultaneously using the JOG wheel.
- Pulse Control – Provides users with visual prompts with a red and blue LED illumination around the JOG platters.
- Launch Pulse – Triggers a red light on the Jog wheel to signify that music has been loaded successfully.
- FX Pulse – The effect being applied to the currently playing song will be heard and represented visually via the light movements on the Jog wheel.
- Beat Pulse – The LED lights on the JOG wheel illuminate in different sizes to match the beat and volume intensity.
- Multi-Purpose Slot – The controller features a convenient slot to accommodate an iPad or iPhone, making it easy to see and access displays for choosing songs.
- Built-in audio ports for high quality sound output.
- Built-in sound card.
- Compact (14.96” x 9.45” x 2.32”) and weighs less than four pounds for easy transportation.
- DJC-WeCAi30 cable (sold separately) will be available October 2014 to connect iPads and iPhones with 30-pin dock connectors.
|Supported DJ Software||Virtual DJ LE (free download, license included), djay for Mac (free download, license included), Serato® DJ Intro (free download), Traktor Pro 2 (available for purchase), djay2 for iPad and iPhone (available on the App Store), vjay for iPad and iPhone (available on the App Store)|
|Supported iOS Devices||iPad Air, iPad Mini with Retina Display, iPad (4th generation), iPad Mini, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPod Touch (5th generation)|
|Input Terminals||MIC x 1 (1/4 inch PHONE)|
|Output Terminals||MASTER OUT x 1 (RCA), HEADPHONE MONITOR OUT x 2 (1/4 inch PHONE, 3.5mm Mini Jack)|
|Other Terminals||USB B port x 1, iOS Device Connection Terminal x 1|
|Frequency Response||20Hz ~ 20kHz|
|Total Harmonic Distortion Ratio||Max 0.006%|
|S/N Ratio||95 dB|
|External Dimensions||14.96” (W) x 9.45” (D) x 2.32” (H)|
|Unit Weight||3.97 lbs|
|Included Accessories||iPad and iPhone Lightning connection cable, USB cable, AC adapter, power cord, Virtual DJ LE license key, djay for Mac license key|