Following this morning’s announcement of Denon DJ’s Engine OS 1.6 public beta, Mojaxx takes a first look at the additions to the platform. The integration of Beatsource LINK and Dropbox into Denon DJ’s PRIME Series hardware offers groundbreaking functionality for the digital DJ.
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Beatsource LINK in Denon DJ (Source: Beatsource)
The Beatsource LINK streaming service for open-format DJs is now available in all Denon DJ Prime series devices. The integration has been introduced in the public beta of the Engine OS 1.6 software, which powers devices such as the SC6000 player and Prime 4 controller.
The Denon integration follows Beatsource’s announcement earlier this week that LINK is coming to Serato DJ in October.
Launched in May, LINK enables DJs to stream tracks from the Beatsource library in their DJ software, along with thousands of playlists. In addition to Denon DJ, LINK is also available in Pioneer DJ rekordbox, VirtualDJ, Algoriddim djay and djay Pro, and Hercules DJUCED.
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Engine OS 1.5.1 allows control of the Virtual DJ desktop software from within a number of Denon DJ media players including the SC6000M PRIME, the PRIME 2, and more. Features include full-color moving waveforms, touch screen gestures, OLED FX feedback, and a multi-view interface.
Related Post: First Look: Denon DJ Engine OS 1.5
In this episode of Tips and Tricks, Mojaxx takes a look at the latest update to Denon DJ‘s Engine OS software. Engine OS 1.5 has been released in preparation for a new PRIME hardware release, and includes Beatport LINK and SoundCloud GO+ music streaming functionality.
Watch Mo’s first look above and download Engine OS 1.5 here.
Related Post: Mojaxx Reviews Denon DJ’s PRIME GO Controller
After taking a first look at the controller back in January, Mojaxx is back with a full review of the Denon DJ PRIME GO. The standalone device allows DJs to perform anywhere thanks to its built-in lithium-ion battery, 7-inch touchscreen, and WiFi connectivity.
Watch this episode of Tips and Tricks above.
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inMusic and Stanton Logos
Earlier today, inMusic announced the acquisition of Stanton from Gibson Brands, Inc., which adds the brand to their roster that includes Numark, RANE, and Denon DJ. Stanton has been an industry leader in the design and manufacturing of professional audio products for DJs and turntablists for over 70 years.
Stanton has a reputation for creating ground-breaking solutions for the DJ market, including Final Scratch (the industry’s first DVS solution), stereo cartridges designed for the working and performance DJ, and one of the first innovative standalone smart controllers.
Jack O’Donnell, CEO of inMusic, says:
“inMusic continually redefines the landscape for expressive DJ performance through unparalleled innovation and a dynamic response to the demands of its customers. With Stanton joining the home of the world’s premier music and audio technology brands, inMusic’s ground-breaking advancements in engineering, design and technology guarantees Stanton’s place at the forefront of this performance-driven industry, in the world’s true home of DJ.”
For more information about the acquisition, visit here.
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