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Articles July-August 2018

SOUND OF THE LORDS

With the longest island bar in all of Asia, Lord of the Drinks, Lower Parel is the latest offering from First Fiddle Restaurants to finds a spot among Mumbai’s elite party zones. PALM technology explores the audio system integration for the venue...... read more

NMIMS Mumbai transcends sonic excellence with Bose Professional’s RoomMatch system

Established in 1981 by the Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal with the help of a donation from the Narsee Monjee Educational Trust,...... read more

Harman Professional Solutions Elevates the experience of devotees at Sai Teerth with JBL and Crown Audio Solutions

Technosales Multimedia Technologies P.L installed JBL by Harman Cinema sound solution in two theatres – the Giant screen and the 5D screen at Sai Teerth – India’s first devotional Theme Park that opened to devotees on 30th March 2018 in Shirdi.,...... read more

QSC in 1131 Bar & Kitchen, Bangalore

Located in Indira Nagar, Bangalore, the 1131 Bar & Kitchen, which is now an ideal place in the vicinity for patrons to dine and unwind, is the brainchild of Mr. Mohan....... read more

Comprehensive Bose Professional System reinforces an unmatched aural experience at the Bhavnagar Municipal Corporation (BMC) auditorium

Bhavnagar Municipal Corporation (BMC) is a local government body in the state of Gujarat that is committed to provide basic infrastructure facilities to the people of the city........ read more

HARMAN Professional Solutions brings Exceptional Sound to the new FLEA BAZAAR CAFE in Mumbai

Munro Acoustics deploys a complete HARMAN Professional Solutions audio solution at this first-of-its-kind dining and entertainment concept........ read more

Articles May-June 2018

The ART of Touring

A.R. RAHMAN - the name says it all! 2017-2018 witnessed one of the most imposing live stage tours, when Rahman, set sail on a multi-city tour in India, reliving his musical renditions over the years...... read more on Page 26

SCALING HEIGHTS

Manish Mavani, the man of few words, talks about the SNL journey to becoming one of India’s biggest sound & light rental companies...... read more on Page 38

SETTING STANDARDS with the OVERTONE note

Meet Overtone Audio - a one-stop-shop offering end-to-end recording solutions for Film, TV and the Live events industries. It is not every day that you come across an audio products dealer who has extensive experience of using the products that they distribute....... read more on Page 56

GearHouse

Building stage business requires top level music song writers, big sound, big lighting and good musicians. A lot of musicians are required on stage performing live....... read more on Page 62

Audio & Acoustics for Video

PT invited industry leading Acoustics Designer Kapil Thirwani of Munro Acoustics, a leading acoustic consultancy, specialising in the design of high-end music, film and broadcast studio facilities to write a technical article for the magazine. In this feature article, Thirwani elucidates on Audio & Acoustics for Video...... read more on Page 68

High on OPIUM

PT met Cyrus Gorimar, the man behind milestone events like Dream Theatre and One Republic. Brahma to One Republic, Gorimar has come a long way. In this interview he talks about his love for music and his long-term vision of augmenting rock and heavy metal live concerts in India through O Live OPIUM’s new music IP...... read more on Page 78

The Bose Team full of Gung-Ho

PT interviewed Vibhor Khanna, Country Manager – SAARC at Bose Professional. Khanna is an experienced business leader with over 18 years of experience in sales and business development of Audio-Video products. Since 2012, he is instrumental in setting up new Dealer Channels for Bose Professional products...... read more on Page 90

Articles Mar-April 2018

Opera House Acoustics Nirvana for Munro

Recording music in the black box tape era meant sci-fi acoustics and studios which reminded you of Stanley Kubrick, imagination of space where every sound recorded was primeval, spiritual, pure, so acoustics meant curves and waves and slanted triangular ceilings, sound absorption, double glass partitions, heavy doors and curtains and other ideas..... read more on Page 28

THE MIX MAGICIAN

Shadab Rayeen is Bollywood’s current in-demand mix engineer, with a resume boasting of numerous A-list mix credits spanning 17 years in the music industry. Apart from mixing Bollywood songs, Rayeen has worked extensively in multiple regional languages.PT met up with him at his studio in suburban Andheri in Mumbai to talk about audio, plugins, mix, music and more...... read more on Page 40

Madame Tussauds - Sight & Sound to behold

Best described as one of the most popular tourist attractions across the globe, Madame Tussauds is home to wax figures of some of the most famous and historic international personalities in every field of life, from sports to politics, movies and film characters...... read more on Page 58

Entertainment Technology Convergence at PALM 2018

Pro Audio and lighting will take center stage, as PALM expo - India’s largest gathering of the entertainment technology and music production industry heads towards its 18th consecutive edition. Here’s a prevue of what will be on show in the Mumbai expo...... read more on Page 68

IRAA 2018 gears up for a grand 12th edition as nominations continue to pour in

Honouring excellence in the domain of music recording and production is the 12th Edition of the glorious Indian Recording Arts Academy Awards (IRAA)....... read more on Page 80

Recordings to Record

In this feature PALM technology has put down a list of good studio work done in Bollywood in 2017. In trying to define the paradigm in studio recording, mixing and mastering, we chose what was popular. We have enlisted as many popular tracks as possible from Bollywood selected from a variety of studios, that made it to the top of music charts........ read more on Page 91

Articles Jan-Feb 2018

FOH - What’s in my House

Rahul Samuel is an award-winning live sound engineer and founder of LiveEnd. With over 13 years of global experience in the professional audio industry as FOH, Monitor and System Engineer, he has the privilege of working with the best. He blogs about professional audio at www.rahulsamuel.com..... read more on Page 54

Ed Sheeran "The Shape of the Divide World Tour" in India

Trussing and rigging are more often than not, relegated to an unassuming corner position when it comes to live stage acts, while sound, light and visuals hog the limelight. However, on some occasions they have the power to take Centre stage as was witnessed during Ed Sheeran’s Divide World Tour in Mumbai last November..... read more on Page 56

ON TOUR with Pramod Chandorkar

Being an FOH special issue, and as is the custom to feature a live sound engineer in this issue, PT caught up with yet another of the country’s top live sound engineers this year. Our readers can be forgiven for considering FOH engineers and Studio engineers as two different species, but there are some engineers who simply do not want to be limited to either discipline; one such engineer being Pramod Chandorkar, a man who is equally at home behind an FOH console as he is in a recording studio, proving how varied a career as a sound engineer can be. PT caught up with the man who has been mixing live for one of the most versatile and celebrated playback singers in the country – Sonu Nigam, since the past 14 years...... read more on Page 59

FOHrecast

This being the FOH issue, PT approached and tapped the experience of some of India’s top live sound engineers to find out key challenges faced by them while working on the new age live sound consoles and features they would like to see on future consoles...... read more on Page 72

GOING BIG WITH SMALLER BOXES

Investment into quality sound equipment and a fresh business outlook is broadening NJSM’s horizon on the festival circuit in India. In a tête-à-tête with Nixon Johnny, Sachit Subramanian and Sancheth Suvarna, PT finds out what’s new and what’s next for the rental company..... read more on Page 76

Articles Nov-Dec 2017

BELIEVING IN THE MARKET - Bose Distribution Strategy

What is your perception of the Indian Market? MJ: I was in India in 94 and didn’t quite know what to expect, but it’s been really wonderful to be here. We have a global strategy we are trying to implement across all regions, so that we have a consistent way of building distribution and growing vertical markets.... read more on Page 32

Bose Interview

The FINCH - Live Music and More

Plutusone Hospitality Pvt. Ltd. unlocked a new side to Mumbai’s entertainment scene on June 29th when they launched a chic, elegant restaurant and bar - The Finch..... read more on Page 38

Sennheiser Chronicles: Interview with Vipin Pungalia

In an interview with PALM technology, VIPIN PUNGALIA, Director Professional Segment, Sennheiser India talks about the global launch of the wired XS 1 dynamic in India, his perception of the market for Sennheiser products in India and the growth achieved by Sennheiser in the country..... read more on Page 54

BUILDING DJ TALENT

With millions of DJs in the running, reaching the top can be a daunting task. The PALM DJ Championship has been instrumental in building, promoting and nurturing this bank of upcoming DJ Talent since 2011..... read more on Page 68

A journey to discover rebirth of Linear Topology

Part 2 of the article Will The Linear Make A Real Comeback? wherein LT COL JASBIR SINGH KABERWAL, (Retd) SC hints at a futuristic emerging trend which may see a comeback of linear audio with advancements in technology offering sonic quality and advancement in size and energy efficiency to the next level..... read more on Page 36

Articles Sep-Oct 2017

AUDIOVISUAL-PROJECTION INTEGRATION

In the last couple of years, jaw-dropping visual experiences at live entertainment events and venues, courtesy 3D projection mapping, motion graphics and augmented reality have made their presence felt in India. Tailor-made three-dimensional projection mappings have altered sound stages, building facades and architecture and even human figures in real time, creating interplay between real and virtual space with the help of cutting-edge technology. The PALM Conference and Seminar 2017 witnessed Technical Evangelist – VIJAY SABHLOK, touch upon the topic of Multi-Imaging using different technologies. Conference delegates got an opportunity to learn about the tools and techniques of creating Multi-Sensational Events and Installations, while also getting insight into new interactive technologies like Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. PALM technology presents highlights of this session. The PALM Conference & Seminar session can be viewed on the PALM expo YouTube channel.... read more on Page 42

Top end LASERS missing from Rental Portfolios

India has been witness to some astonishing laser light extravaganzas at EDM events in the recent past, however a survey done by PALM technology indicates that as a general rule, lasers are missing in action and top quality brands are not afforded by event and rental companies. Though lasers are missing in action in show business, there is a huge opportunity and potential for renting lasers given that laser use is still in its nascent stage. Smita Rai reports on the ground reality... read more on Page 40

Bringing Life through Lights

Highly experienced lighting designer Roosevelt D’Souza is rarely restricted in his art. Best known for his work on Music Concerts and festivals, Roosevelt is actually a full service special event lighting professional, also specializing in designing & executing light effects for theatre production, brand launches, music concerts & festivals, fashion shows, film shoots, award ceremonies & ambience lighting. In this interview, he talks to PALM technology about his journey to becoming the “Master of Special Event Lighting.”.... read more on Page 66

AMPLIFICATION TOPOLOGY

First proposed in 1958, Class D amplifiers started gaining increased popularity and acceptance in the early 21st century, with this technology ruling since over a decade, overriding the demand for bulky & energy inefficient linear amps. In this article LT COL JASBIR SINGH KABERWAL, (Retd) SC hints at a futuristic emerging trend which may see a comeback of linear audio with advancements in technology offering sonic quality and advancement in size and energy efficiency to the next level... read more on Page 24

Articles Jul-Aug 2017

AV Today’s Trend in Hospitality

As AV sets new standards beyond traditional applications, ICT-AV-Security-Consultant - Mr. A.R. Chandrashekhar, touches on the topic of the latest trends in AV installations for the Hospitality segment with LED screens, displays and interactive video now contributing to the overall interior design of the hotel... read more on Page 84

Playboy Delhi gets a taste of TW Audio

After a high magnitude success with its first superclub in Mumbai, the city of glamour, the Playboy club is now rocking the country’s capital, New Delhi. The city’s party animals got a major reason to rejoice with the opening.... read more on Page 88

Sumi Baptist Church integration scales heights

Painted in blue and white, the Sumi Baptist Church - Zuneheboto is situated in Nagaland, bordering onto China, and is 212km from Dimapur Airport. Situated on the highest point in...read more on Page 30

The Big Stage by AKhil Varma – Project Head, PALM Expo

More than 50% of India’s population is below the age of 25 and more than 65% below the age of 35. It is expected...read more on Page 84

Articles May-Jun 2017

Justin Bieber Sound Reinforcement

The Justin Bieber Concert motivated our editorial team to learn, how it is going to be done. The sheer capacity of deployment and state of the art delivery would mean the audio system engineering would have been ingenious and display of the classic Indian Jugaad, which in this instance would need to be disapproved. PALM technology met Warren D’Souza who presented with complete confidence planning, design, technique and expertise in setting up a world-class professional turnkey audio system. This issue being a LIVE Issue and stage sound being all about alignments and calibration, Warren’s role as a Systems Engineer, for the show has been highlighted. His acumen together with Co-Systems Engineer Sunil Karanjikar’s expertise has ensured smooth execution of the massive project. Somya Kedia reports.read more on Page 36

The TOP 10 EVENT COMPANIES

The Event Management industry has grown exponentially over the last decade with a host of varied events encompassing festivals, concerts, conference, corporate events and even marathons. This issue being the “Live” issue, we highlight the top 10 Event companies conceptualizing and executing the biggest live entertainment shows in the country. We have left out some of the bigger event companies whose focus is more into corporate or sports events and have highliighted only the ones organising the live entertainment and music events.read more on Page 50

The Fountainhead of superlative experiences

In a career spanning nearly 22 years, the quality of Neale’s wins have been exceptional. With the vision of building brands he creates delightful experiences with events. In an exclusive with PALM technology, Neale talks about his journey and work and truly believes that the core essence lies in valuing the right talent! Smita Rai and Somya Kedia report. read more on Page 60

Top 35 Rental Companies

PALM Technology has done a crucial exercise of surveying the market for identifying these top 35 audio/video/lighting rental companies who are investing into product and inventory and offering the latest technology thereby driving the market and rental business with sizable inventory. This is not an audited list and is intended as a guide. read more on Page 76

People at PALM

PALM 2017 engages expertise of eminent personalities who have accomplished knowledge in their field of activity. Their valuable involvement in PALM, act as a driving force towards PALM’s intellect and dynamism which leads Indian entertainment professional landscape to a higher paradigm. read more on Page 88

Articles Jan-Feb 2017

Top FOH Engineers in India

There are the mixing masters behind the audio console who strengthen the core essence of live performances. Showcasing aptitude to blend instruments with vocals and attain a flawlessly balance sound, Front of House engineers are effective and confident technical experts who know every inch of the gear. read more on Page 46...

Going Live with Sunil Karanjikar

Sunil Karanjikar has worn many a hats in his career as a Live Sound FOH engineer. He reveals his aces and talks about the secrets and tricks to his success, his journey, along with the key challenges he faces during the course. “Live sound does not have an ‘Undo’ Button” he shares in his insights with PALM Technology magazine.read more on Page 54...

Live Bands - Musical Escape

Commercial music in India has been mostly synonymous with film soundtracks. The fact however is that the music scene in India is constantly evolving and is only going to get bigger with more and more stage acts from independent music bands energizing the business, and by Indian music we also mean languages other than Hindi. In this feature we catch the action on stage from 10 Top live bands who have managed to post a huge-win. The bands have gained a lot of stage attention giving impetus to the entire business in India. read more on Page 64

Articles Nov-Dec 2016

GOING BIG WITH PLAYBOY

The Playboy Club founded by media baron Hugh Hefner, first opened its doors in the 1960s in downtown Chicago and instantly became successful as a read more on Page 22

DJs Scratching on Favourites

2017 is set to be another fun-filled action-packed year in clubland! Somya Kedia tracks the trend and highlights the toolkit of some of the top DJs in the country.read more on Page 32

Global Citizen Festival India

Looked up to as a beacon of hope, Global Citizen Festival India held in Mumbai on 19 November, 2016 proved to be a monumental day as India asserted its solidarity with the world in fighting extreme poverty. read more on Page 44

Electric Daisy Carnival debuts in India

Originating in Las Vegas Nevada, the Electric Daisy Carnival over the years has asserted itself as a hub for EDM fans across the globe, as a result of its fantastic on-stage music programming, enchanting stage designs, read more on Page 46

Product Specialists Driven by Passion

A professionally qualified sound engineer from SAE in Chennai, Tuhin is also a sought after DJ who has immense experience of playing at various clubs. A sharp understanding of the technical aspects behind sound production and immense knowledge of equipment, gained him the position of a product specialist for Pioneer DJ India and his areas of expertise lies in club equipment, samplers and remix stations. read more on Page 48

“Indian DJs are tech savvy” - Reji, Director, PALM DJ Championship

Growing DJ Industry

DJ industry is expanding exponentially and the growth rate has been phenomenal. Talking about the industry expansion, Reji observes that as the industry continues to evolve, the demands for technology, equipments, expertise and specific services have also witnessed a

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Articles Jul-Aug 2016

I-Kandy gets K-Rigged

I-Kandy nightclub at Le Meridian hotel in Gurgaon was recently in need of an upgrade for its indoor sound system. Located at the Sector 26, Le Meridian Gurgaon, I-Kandy oozes sophistication. The luxurious pool club and European styled designed lounge boasts 2 bars across a sparkling 85 feet swimming pool...

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Sound Design for Night Clubs and RestoBars

The focus of Milind’s presentation was ‘Sound Design for Nightclubs and Restobars: A field view’, wherein he spoke about the technicalities of sound engineering to formulate a great night club or a restaurant bar. Milind who is an Electronics Engineer from the CCSRR-Mumbai University, has invested years into sound engineering, setting up different clubs and bars. He has to his credit venues such as Triology - Mumbai, F Bar Mumbai & Chennai, Privy @ Le Meridian Delhi, Club Nyex, Goa, The Good Wife – Mumbai and many more...

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AG Acoustics strikes the right chord with KV2 Audio’s ES Series

Conveniently located in the Outer Circle, near KG Marg, New Delhi is a new café in town - FLYP@MTV. Viacom18 Consumer Products - the consumer products arm of Viacom18 has extended Viacom’s flagship property “MTV”, to an on-ground experience by introducing this unique ‘MTV-style’ hangout in association with Funbars Hospitality Pvt. Ltd.

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DJ Controller

DJ Controllers supporting Lateral market


In recent years, the DJ hardware market has grown and changed exponentially. With an array of options available in the market, choosing the right DJ Controller to suit individual requirements can get daunting. PALM Technology digs deep into the market and brings up an array of controllers that only boast of impressive features but also suit the budget.

Denon DJ MC 7000


MC7000 is the professional DJ controller with 4-channel Serato DJ capability and dual USB connections. These two USB audio interfaces enable two DJs to play together. Coupled with Denon DJ’s legendary build quality and superior 24-bit audio reproduction, the controller is perfectly suited to both mobile and club DJs. The MC7000 also includes the full version of Serato DJ, plus, 3 creative expansion packs (Pitch ‘n Time, Flip and Video), enabling DJ’s to empower their musical, remix and visual style - to the max! The dual 6-inch platters have a touch-capacitive design with rotational LED displays, giving DJs maximum feedback to optimize track manipulation performance in real time. The unit’s multi-input mixer also provides access to line/phono inputs from both authentic analog (vinyl) and digital sources.

Main Features include:

• 4-channel DJ controller with digital mixer
• Dual USB audio interfaces—connect 2 computers at once
• 3 Serato Expansion Packs Included
• 16 velocity-sensitive performance pads
• New dedicated key-matching and changing controls
• Solid 6-inch touch-capacitive platters with tracking LED
• 2 mic inputs with dedicated controls
• XLR booth and master connections
• Serato DJ DVS-compatible
• Solid compact design

Tech Specifications:

• Unit Weight: 7kg (without USB cable and adaptor)
• Unit Dimensions (width x depth x height): 664mm X 378.2mm X 68.2mm
• Total Power Consumption: 15w

Hercules P32 DJ

The P32 DJ is a unique, all-in-one controller at the crossroads of DJing and performance. With 2 decks, screens displaying the sizes of loops, effects racks, equalizers and more, Hercules P32 DJ is perfectly designed for mixing.

Main Features include:

• Loop size display
• Built-in audio
• Two grids of 16 performance pads
• Complete and intuitive professional DJing software DJUCEDTM 40°(PC / MAC ) included
• Sample packs integrated within DJUCEDTM 40° DJing software
• Features 32 ergonomic and responsive pads for precise performance and high-quality feel.
• The combination of pads, dynamic backlighting and sample packs helps you refine your identity as a DJ.
• The Traktor mapping file is available for download on Hercules’ website
• The Hercules P32 DJ is also compatible with all DJing software open to MIDI mapping, such as Virtual DJ, Cross DJ, DJAY, etc. (not included).

Technical Specification:

DJ controller with dual mixing decks
- Built-in audio (mix + preview outputs)
- Two grids of 16 performance pads

MINIMUM CONFIGURATION

• 2 GHz CPU or higher
• 2 GB RAM or more
• Windows 7 and higher (32 and 64-bit)
• Mac OS X 10.8 and higher(32 and 64-bit)

Native Instruments S5

Billed as a “compact DJ controller with Stems control”, the Kontrol S5 is a more stripped back version of the flagship Kontrol S8 controller with some of the faders removed. Like the S8, the S5 comes with two colour displays, control for four channels, touch strips for track cueing, and all the controls you’ll need to make use of Stems, the new audio format that lets you play individual elements of a track.

Main Features include:

• Delivers premium 4-channel mixing and deck controls built to the highest standards.
• Cutting-edge TRAKTOR hardware features and multisensory DJ technology.
• Access key controls, Stem Decks, or Remix Decks, and trigger loops, cue points, or FX directly on the unit.
• Plug-and-play control requires no mapping or control assignments necessary.
• Touch-sensitive Browse, Loop, and FX knobs trigger smart views and pop-up panels on the displays.
• Precision touch strips allows pitch bending, track seeking, and vinyl scratch emulation.
• Eight color-coded performance pads per deck.
• Slice-up and rearrange Freeze mode.
• Audio Interface

Technical Specification:

• Audio Inputs (A/D)
 Channels : 1 Stereo
 Sample Rate: 48 kHz
 Bit Resolution: 24-bit
 Converter: Cirrus Logic
• Audio Outputs (D/A)
 Channels 2 Stereo
 Sample Rate 48 kHz
 Bit Resolution 24-bit
 Converter Cirrus Logic
• Headphone Output
 Load Impedance 32 - 600 Ohm
 Maximum Output Level (33 Ohm load) +10 dBu
 DNR (a-weighted) 107 dB
 THD+N <0.08 %
 Frequency Response 20 Hz - 20 kHz, + 0.0 /- 0.4 dB
 Phase deviation <0.15 deg

Numark Mixtrack Platinum DJ controller

Numark presents the Mixtrack Platinum DJ controller, built upon the Mixtrack Pro 3 by adding new LCD displays at the center of each platter to give lots of Serato DJ playback info as well as 4-deck control, and gain controls for each channel. This addition to the Mixtrack Numark family series enhances the performance of any DJ, from skilled amateur to the most advanced professional.

The Mixtrack Platinum also has full metal jog wheels to give it more durability and a more solid feel for DJ’s. It has the 16-backlit pads bundled with Serato DJ Intro for basic DJ playback.

Main features:

• Hi-res LCD multi-function displays on each jog wheel
• Dual 5-inch metal platters with Numark-exclusive touch-capacitive response
• 4-deck capability
• Dedicated gain and filter knobs for each channel
• Independent transport controls
• 24-bit audio output—ready to go out of the box
• Includes Serato DJ Intro—upgrade-ready for full Serato DJ
• Includes Prime Loops remix tool kit
• Multi-function touch strip for dynamic FX control and Strip Search
• 100mm pitch controls
• 16 multi-function performance pads
• Multiple FX manipulation
• Dedicated track browsing controls from your library
• Integrated class compliant audio interface with 1/4-inch and 1/8-inch headphone connections

Tech Specifications:

• 24-bit, 44.1k audio interface
• RCA outputs- 1/8” headphone, 1/4” headphone, 1/4” microphone input

NX Audio DJ-MEDIA6000V

Direct USB playback-BUILT in PRO Soundcard

The DJ MEDIA6000-V is a Stand alone Multimedia mix-station with large 7” TFT display and features dual individual mixing with a Traditional mixer/ player layout for easy access. 2 large touch sensitive job wheels with scratch, loop, cue. 2 channel switchable line/phone inputs & 1/4” headphone out with volume make it a versatile product. Plays directly with USB/SD card.

Main Features include:

• Large 7” TFT display
• Classic 2-deck layout with complete mixer section
• Two touch-sensitive 4.5’’ multi-function jog wheels
• MP3-capable USB and SD inputs - for direct playback of MP3 tracks
• Intuitive, fast file management with playlist support (.m3u files)
• Clear waveform display
• Sample, effect and Loop section
• 2 jog wheels, 5 faders, 19 knobs and 61 buttons
• Pitch Control with pitchbend
• Cue functionality - set of return points
• Preview function & adjustable gain
• Channels with 3-band EQ (treble, mid and bass adjustable)
• Master, booth volume & beat-sync
• Adjustable fader curve
• Illuminated controls
• 6-line LED VU meters
• Power consumption: 15W
• USB, SD Card, Mic, Headphone, Record out, Booth out, RCA & XLR Master outs.
• 3 Programmable Hot Cue (Bank) Buttons per side.

Tech Specifications:

• Dimensions: 53 x 37 x 18.5 mm (length, width, height)
• Weight: 5 kgs

Reloop TOUCH

The new Reloop TOUCH is one of the first controllers with full touchscreen integration. It is a 4-deck controller boasts with a 7” touchscreen, performance pads, and dynamic FX control. TOUCH was developed in co-operation with VirtualDJ and it runs plug and play after setup. Also, a full version of VirtualDJ 8 PRO is included.

Main Features include:

• 7’’ full-colour display: DJ without the need to look at the computer
• Touch-screen surface for intuitive operation, developed in cooperation with VirtualDJ
• Customisable user interface can be adapted to one’s own preference
• Display up to 4 waveforms, including track, artist and album information
• XY panel for direct control of FX via touchscreen
• Integrated video mixing feature with full-screen support
• Easy media library organisation via drag & drop folders
• Large TRAX encoder for comfortable browsing of media libraries & cloud streaming providers (Pulselocker and Deezer)
• 4-channel club mixer layout, combined EQ/filter section
• Fader-FX unit for real-time editing of audio and video material
• High-resolution jog wheels, special non-slip design for pitch-bending
• Activate quantize, slip-mode and beat grid adjustment directly via the controller
• Xcoder: Multi-functional encoder with various modes – loop, size, and grid adjust
• 8 RGB-coloured performance pads for creative remixing
• Overall 12 performance modes with quick switch via PAD MODE button and SPLIT MODE support
• Vast adjustment possibilities for performance modes via PARAM button
• Colour-coded deck switching
• 50 mm pitchfader
• 2x headphone outs, 1x mic input, 2x master outputs (balanced/unbalanced)
• Plug ‘n’ Play: Incl. full version of VirtualDJ 8 PRO
• MIDI compatible with other softwares

Technical Specification:

• Inputs: Mic 6.3mm jack
• Outputs: Master 6.3mm jack (balanced), master RCA (unbalanced), headphones 6.3/3.5mm jack
• Interfaces: USB for audio, video and touch transmission
• Power supply unit: 12V/3A
• Dimensions: 594 x 377 x 43mm (height touch display 73mm)
• Weight: 3,7 kg
• Minimum system requirements:
PC: Windows 8 or later; Dual Core 2.5 GHz or better; Minimum 4 GB RAM
Mac: Mac OS X 10.9 or later; Dual Core 2.5 GHz or better; Minimum 4 GB RAM


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