Gemini has announced that it is now shipping announce CDJ-650, a professional DJ media player offering many of the same features as the CDJ-700 in a more modest tabletop footprint.
The CDJ-650 interfaces with CDs, USB sticks and computers, offering command with a 5-inch touch-sensitive jog wheel, programmable Hot Cues, variable Pitch Control, and MIDI capabilities for use as a software controller.
The CDJ-650 also offers a 3.2-inch color TFT display with contrast adjustment and a comprehensive waveform display.
“This is a professional DJ solution that’s robust, portable and dependable,” says Alan Cabasso, president of Gemini. “With versatile playback capabilities, an accessible price point and sleek, compact design, the CDJ-650 offers everything DJs need to elevate their performances.”
Highlights of the new CDJ-650:
—Slot-in CD-ROM compatible with Audio CDs, CD-Rs, MP3-CDs
—USB input for USB storage devices
—MIDI and HID capabilities for use as a software controller
—Full-color 3.2-inch TFT screen with contrast adjustment and waveform display
—5-inch touch-sensitive jog wheel with two selectable modes: Pitch Bend / Scratch Effect with Reverse
—PC/Mac Audio I/O interface (up to 24-bit/192 kHz)
—Plays MP3, AAC, WAV and AIFF formats
—Stereo RCA output
—Three programmable Hot Cues for instant track playback points
—BPM functions including Auto (Sync), Manual (Tap), ID3 and BPM Lock
—Variable pitch control with six settings: +/- 4, 8, 16, 24, 50, 100 percent, and Master Tempo control
—Frame accurate search with buttons or jog wheel
—Seamless Loop with Reloop and Loop Adjust
—Anti-shock using RAM buffer memory