Numark just launched the N-Wave 580L, an update to its desktop speaker monitor that now includes lights for both the tweeter and woofer portions of each speaker. These are active, self-powered monitor speakers for desktop use and come with 5.25″ woofers. You can cycle through different colours for the lights or turn them off.
The Numark NS7III is the latest incarnation of a truly special line of DJ controllers. The NS7 was the ultimate digital take on “two decks and a mixer”. The NS7II went all controllerism on us, with Akai Pro pads, four decks and a whole host of digital developments. Now, with the NS7III, onboard screens have arrived.
Numark just released its flagship Numark NS7III DJ controller. It’s an update to Numark’s NS7II, which is the only DJ controller with actual spinning jogwheel platters. The NS7III adds three onboard LCD screens to an already impressive package, giving visual feedback of virtual decks from Serato DJ as well as library browsing and stacked waveforms.
Apple released its latest operating system OSX 10.11 El Capitan this week, and DJ manufacturers have warned users not to perform the update because of incompatibilities with current hardware and software. Here’s a compatibility status list of DJ software and hardware, which we’ll be updating as the patches roll out.
Numark’s all-in-one Mixtrack Pro 3 Serato DJ controller is now available. The latest update in the popular Mixtrack Pro series features a narrower chassis design, thicker metal jogwheels compared to its predecessors, and touchstrips for track search and effects. It ships with Serato DJ Intro, and you can upgrade to Serato DJ.
While more popularly known for its controllers like the Mixtrack Pro and media players, Numark is also a company that produces DJ headphones. What we’re looking at today is the Numark HF350, which is an around-the-ear pair of headphones meant for DJ monitoring. Are they any good? We find out…
My, how far the Mixtrack Pro has come. Always a successful model at the lower end of the market, right since the original clunky Mixtrack Pro and then the slimmed-down Mixtrack Pro 2, the new Mixtrack Pro 3 sports a thorough update for 2015, with a sleeker shape and some features from Numark’s more expensive controllers.