Wednesday, November 04, 2009
NI - TRAKTOR - KONTROL X1 - "Officially Announced"
"It’s official: The first DJ controller manufactured by Native Instruments is going to be available in February for $229. It’s called the Kontrol X1 and is the same controller shown in the Ritchie Hawtin video we posted several weeks back. The X1 is aimed at serving the needs of professional DVS DJs who need MIDI control over loops and FX, or pure digital DJs who use an analog mixer and want compact control over Traktor’s decks. The X1 is a dedicated 2-deck controller with FX, loops, loading and transport controls for 2 decks, but it lacks mixer controls, much like our newly released Oxygen 8 mapping that serves similar purposes..." read full story at djtechtools