KORG Introduces KAOSS DJ, USB DJ Controller and Audio Interface

March 3, 2015 by Mobile Beat

korgAnaheim, CA– January 22, 2015- – Korg, a leading global manufacturer of electronic musical equipment and accessories, introduces the KAOSS DJ, a USB and standalone DJ controller that features a built-in KAOSS PAD; Korg’s famous and unique touch pad-based effects control surface. The compact, lightweight and stylish design maintains all the functionality DJs command. Compatible with any MIDI-compatible DJ software, KAOSS DJ also integrates seamlessly with Serato DJ Intro software (free download).
“By concentrating on simplicity and design, and including the powerful KAOSS PAD technology, we can provide a DJ controller with unique features not found on competing products. Despite its compact size, KAOSS DJ is loaded with powerful and familiar performance features that are all laid out to be friendly and fast,” stated James Sajeva, Brand Manager for Korg products.

Large LED level meters placed on both sides of the body provide excellent visual feedback to the user, and cueing, hot cues, looping, A/B sync, touch platters, pitch controls, EQ, FX on/off control, powerful KAOSS effects and more position the KAOSS DJ as a professional-level USB DJ controller that’s built to perform. KAOSS DJ also includes 2 stereo inputs and a mic input which can be used with the onboard USB Audio Interface. Away from the computer, KAOSS DJ can also function as a traditional multi-channel DJ mixer.

http://www.korg.com/us/products/dj/kaoss_dj/

Overview and Specs

Multi-function DJ controller/mixer in a slim, compact body
*Built-in KAOSS pad *Serato DJ Intro (Free Download) *2 ch Mixer
*Connections: CD/LINE x 2 stereo (RCA), MIC x 1 (1/4 inch Phone)
*Output: MASTER OUT x 1 stereo (RCA), Headphone Monitor OUT x 1 (1/4 inch Phone)
*Other terminals: USB x 1(Type B), Audio I/O, Input 1, Output 2,*Sampling Rate: 24 bit, 44.1kHz / 48 kHz *Frequency: 20 Hz ~ 20 kHz
*Total harmonic distortion: less than 0.002% (USB) *S/N Rate: More than 100 dB (USB)
*Power Supply: 5V USB Buss Power
Dimensions & Weight: 307(W) x 158(H) x 42(D) mm, 730g
Accessories: USB cable

About KORG US

Since 1963, Korg USA has been a sales and marketing leader as the exclusive US distributor of the world’s finest brands of music products, including Korg, VOX, Blackstar, Dean Markley, Ashdown, Lâg and HK Audio. The company strives to bring the most innovative products and technologies to the US market, from electronic instruments, DJ and production tools, MIDI controllers, drums and percussion, keyboard synthesizers, recording and sound equipment, tuners, metronomes, foot pedals, cases and related accessories, to software.  Korg prides itself on presenting products that combine cutting-edge technology, ease-of-use and stunning sound, allowing both the professional musician and the beginner to sound their very best. www.korgusa.com

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