Pioneer DJ Introduces Battle Ready DJM-S9 Mixer

Pioneer DJM-S9
Pioneer DJ took the community by storm on Monday when they teased a new mixer along with the date August 6. Well, that day has come and so have full details, photos, and videos of the company’s highly anticipated product: the DJM-S9.
Like the teaser, the official video for the DJM-S9 is narrated by the legendary DJ Jazzy Jeff. It also features many of the world’s most influential turntablists: DJ QBert, Eskei83, Mr Switch, DJ Kentaro, D-Styles, and more.
Designed for Serato DJ, the DJM-S9 is a two-channel mixer that boasts a fast and customizable crossfader and adjustable Performance Pads and FX buttons.
Jazzy Jeff says it’s more than just a battle mixer, though.
“This is everybody’s party rocking mixer,” he proclaims in the video. “You can completely take the laptop away and a huge amount of the functionality is still there.”
The DJM-S9 will be available in late Fall 2015, with a suggested retail price of $1699. A limited edition gold DJM-S9-N will also be available with a suggested retail price of $1799.
Watch the five-minute video below and nerd out on the tech specs at Pioneer’s website.

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