Register to get your free Serato Control Vinyl and DVS Expansion Pack While stocks last, Roland are offering a limited edition TR-808 control vinyl and Serato Digital Vinyl System license when you purchase and register a DJ-808. For more info and to register, follow this link.
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The Roland DJ-808 AIRA DJ Controller brings together the perfect balance of software and hardware to provide you with the ultimate DJ experience. Combining the highest level of integration with Serato DJ with the supreme power and performance of Roland DJ hardware, the DJ-808 presents a whole new range of state-of-the-art DJ tools which create unlimited customisation options and result in a whole new world of creativity. The DJ-808 is the ultimate controller/ instrument for your desired DJ application, whether it is on stage or in the studio. The DJ-808 also includes a new copy of Serato software to provide you with a professional digital workstation to produce, mix, and perform with.
The Roland DJ-808 AIRA DJ Controller is built with upgradibility and expansion in mind, which is why Roland have provided two AIRA link USB ports for easy and simple connection with compatible Roland instruments and effects, all using a single USB cable. The DJ-808 adds a new level of unique control to your existing DJ sets, using USB to connect other components and easily sync them to your Serato DJ tracks.
The DJ-808 features a built-in Roland TR Drum Machine to provide you with unmistakable drums which are known to have defined the sound of entire genres of dance music. The TR drum machine includes a wealth of legendary sounds: Bass Drum, Snare Drum, Hi-Hats and Clap from the TR-808, TR-909, TR-707, and TR-606 drum machines. Roland's famous Analog Circuit Behavior is used to provide all the thump and sizzle associated with the classic instruments. With dedicated rotary knobs for altering attack, decay, and tuning, the integrated TR Drum Machine develops upon legendary sounds to allow for a truly unique DJ experience. Also built in to the DJ-808 is the TR-S sequencer which can trigger the new 8-slot Serato Sampler within Serato DJ, providing wide control opportunity over mixing and matching individual drum sounds, layering kicks and snares, and building your own drum parts.
A high quality mic input and XLR combo jack are available on the Roland DJ-808 however a dedicated Vocal Transformer is included to transform your vocals and redefine the sound of your mix. Knobs for EQ, Pitch and Formant are also present which allow you to adjust your sound accordingly. The advanced ducking capability will automatically alter the volume when speaking or singing into the mic so that you can focus on what's important whilst the DJ-808 does the work for you. The VT even features an integrated Auto Pitch function which will match the incoming signals with the key of the track within Serato DJ.
The Roland DJ-808 takes advantage of large, high-quality platters featuring a durable design and a low-latency response for smooth, yet super fast cuts and scratches. All of the essential information is shown through the integrated displays found alongside the platters so that you remain in control throughout your performance. Another addition to the advanced platter system is the dual deck mode which enables you to control two decks simultaneously from a single platter, perfect for those who seek another level of control of their sounds.
Any electrical items in your order may have been designed to work with a 240V circuit, using a United Kingdom G type plug connection. An adapter or transformer may be required for these items to work properly and safely in your country. Some items work with a range of voltages, or have a switchable voltage control built in. Please refer to the specific product details for further information.