vjay for iPad

June 6, 2012 by Mobile Beat

Transform your iPad into a cutting-edge mashup machine, directly integrated with the media libraries on your iPad.

Mix and scratch your favorite music videos from iTunes or combine songs from your music library with personal video footage into an interactive audio visual experience. Or use your iPad’s built-in camera to create your very own music video live. vjay lets you get creative with your content, display directly to a TV, stream wirelessly via Apple TV, or record your performances live to share on your favorite social channels.

Your Videos, Music & more

Pre-Bundled Content
vjay comes bundled with great high-quality content to get you started

Your Video Library

Create stunning mashups using all your media on your iPad, including videos, music, and footage from the camera roll.

Camera Integration
Quickly record your own video clips using the iPad’s built-in camera, and combine them with your favorite songs to create your personal music video.

Add Music to your Videos
Change the music on your videos to any song from your iPad music library or add a soundtrack to your home videos and mash it up with your favorite tunes.

iTunes Store Integration
Browse, search, preview, and purchase music videos on iTunes from within the app to easily build your own video library.

Real-time Video Transitions & Effects


Dynamically mix your videos with stunning real-time video transitions:


Touch and scratch your videos right on your iPad’s screen, with intuitive gestures to spin forward and backward, scratch, and flick your videos with precision.

Loop, Cue, Slice

Powerful performance tools let you cue, loop, and slice video and music in perfect sync with the beat.

Audio-Visual Effects

Spice up the video and sound with amazing real-time effects by sliding your finger on the intuitive 2D FX touch pad.

Mix & Perform

Beat & Tempo Detection

vjay’s on-the-fly audio analysis calculates the beats per minute (BPM) and exact location of each beat, enabling a host of other features including Auto-Sync.

Visual Mixing with Waveforms

vjay’s audio wave form display gives you an overview of a song’s structure and allows you to visually cue to specific points to prepare the prefect transition.

Visual EQs

The 3-band equalizer allows you to seamlessly blend one song into another, while simultaniously changing the video colors as a great effect.

Pre-Cueing with Headphones

By enabling vjay’s Split Output mode you can cue songs through headphones independently from the mix that goes through the main speakers for live DJing.

Record & Play

Live Recording

With a simple touch of a button, easily save your mashups to the iPad in real-time to share with friends.

Output via HDMI or AirPlay

Share your peformances on the big screen through the Digital AV Adapter using HDMI or stream wirelessly to your Apple TV.

Tech Specs

User Interface

  • Dual deck multi-touch VJ interface with individual previews and mixed output
  • Audio waveforms display (overview and detail)
  • Audio visual effects and looping section
  • Visual Cue Points
  • Advanced tools:
  • 2D FX touch pad, Reverse, Slice , Slowmo, Visual EQs, BPM
  • Video Library
  • Fullscreen mode
  • Audio and video swap
  • Double-tap slider reset
  • Manual fader cut
  • Audio Video Split: fade audio and video independently between the two decks


  • Pre-Bundled Content: Music Video, Footage, Visual Loops
  • Direct media library access (Including music videos, music, and footage from the Camera Roll)
  • Camera integration: record clips with the iPad’s built-in camera
  • iTunes Store integration: Browse, search, preview, and purchase music videos on iTunes from within the app
  • Thumbnail previews of your media
  • Browse your music by playlist, artist, song, album, genre
  • Support for major audio formats like MP3, AAC, WAV, AIFF
  • Video formats supported: H.264 and MPEG-4 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second in .mp4, .m4v and .mov file formats.

Audio & Video

  • Automatic Beat & Tempo Detection
  • Auto Gain
  • BPM-Sync
  • Beat-Synchronized Scrubbing
  • Audio and Video Scratching
  • Tempo control (up to +-25%)
  • Pitch-Bend
  • 3-band Audio-Visual Equalizer (-24 dB to +6 dB, RGB)
  • Audio-Visual FX: Crush, Strobe, Twirl, Fisheye
  • 2D FX touch pad
  • Audio-Visual Transitions:
  • Blend, Cube, Swap, Grid, Mosaic, Push
  • Auto Looping: with on-the-fly half/double
  • Slicing
  • Reverse playback
  • Slow Motion effect
  • Ultra-low latency


  • Pre-Cueing through headphones via the Griffin DJ Cable
  • Audio-Video Recording: with built-in organizer, preview player, and sharing to Camera Roll
  • AirPlay integration: stream video and audio to Apple TV
  • TV-out: send main mix to a second monitor via Apple Digital AV Adapter (HDMI) or Composite AV Cable
  • iCloud integration
  • Auto-Saving (cue points, beat-grids, BPM, wave data)
  • Numark iDJ Live controller support

Check out more at http://www.algoriddim.com/vjay

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