Smart DJ controller from Pioneer DJ, compatible with streaming
services and our free app WeDJ for iPhone
TORRANCE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Enter the world of DJing with the DDJ-200, our new smartphone and iPhone
compatible smart DJ controller. Priced at just $149 USD, the DDJ-200
makes it easy to start DJing with the help of the Tutorial feature in
our app, WeDJTM for iPhone (ver. 2.0), which you can download
for free from the App Store.
For over 25 years we’ve been making DJ equipment, software, professional
audio gear, and music production tools that have been used by everyone
from bedroom DJs to global stars. Now, the DDJ-200 offers anyone –
regardless of their musical or technical knowledge – an intuitive way to
make the leap into mixing music. Designed with beginners and hobbyists
in mind, the smart DJ controller is compatible with a variety of music
streaming apps and offers access to features that demystify many aspects
of the craft. You can use the DDJ-200 to mix tracks at home or on the go
and take your first steps as an artist.
Connect the DDJ-200 to your iPhone and mix songs from your iTunes via
our app, WeDJ. Or connect the software to SoundCloud Go+ and Beatport’s
new Beatport LINK streaming service to access huge online sources of
music. Download Algoriddim’s djay iOS/Android app and you can mix tracks
from Spotify (Premium account required), or download MWM SAS’s edjing
Mix iOS/Android app and access content from Deezer. Find more
information about iOS/Android app compatibility and music streaming
The layout of the buttons and dials on the DDJ-200 inherits the style of
our professional DJ equipment to make it simple for you to get hands-on
and find all the controls you need to perform. To help you get to grips
with DJing as quickly as possible, we’ve added the Tutorial and
Transition FX features to WeDJ for iPhone, both of which are popular
The DDJ-200 will be available from mid-May at an MAP of $149 USD. The
smart DJ controller is compatible with WeDJ for iPhone and our
professional performance app for PC/Mac, rekordbox dj (worth $129).
Simply download the software to your compatible device, plug in the
controller and start DJing.
To help keep your DDJ-200 safe from bumps and scrapes on the road, the
DJC-200 BAG will be available (EMEA only, not available in US). The DJ
controller fits snugly into the custom-designed protective bag which
features an EVA Durashock molded body, impact-resistant egg-foam, black
ballistic polyester, and a soft, fleeced lining.
KEY FEATURES OF THE DDJ-200 and WeDJ for iPhone
1. Multi-app compatibility and support for
music streaming services
Connect the DDJ-200 to your smartphone, tablet or PC/Mac, choose your
favorite from a number of compatible DJ apps such as WeDJ, MWM SAS’s
edjing Mix and Algoriddim’s djay and control tracks stored on your
device. Some streaming services are supported too, so you can discover
music from numerous genres in vast online catalogs. Even better, when
connected to the DDJ-200, you can enjoy free use of all the features in
rekordbox dj and WeDJ for iPhone that normally incur in-app billing.*1,
DDJ-200 compatible DJ apps and their corresponding
|Application||Supported devices||Compatible streaming service|
|WeDJ for iPhone||iPhone||Beatport LINK, SoundCloud Go+ *4|
|djay||iPhone, iPad, Android||Spotify|
|edjing Mix||iPhone, iPad, Android||Deezer|
|WeDJ for Android*5||Android||NA|
Beatport LINK, SoundCloud Go+ *4
(Both Available in Fall 2019)
2. Tutorial and Pop-Hint features to help
beginners enjoy DJing
Combine the DDJ-200 with WeDJ for iPhone to use the Tutorial feature
which summarizes the basics of DJing. Find out how to connect the
controller to your devices, and how to use various features and effects,
and pick up tips on performance techniques.
WeDJ for iPhone also offers the Pop-Hint feature that explains the
functions of buttons without switching screens. If you’ve never handled
DJ hardware before, these features will help you get up and running, and
performing, in no time.
3. Transition FX – easily perform professional
sounding mixes with various styles
The DDJ-200 can reproduce various patterns of DJ mixes between tracks
for people with no experience behind the decks. Activate the Transition
FX feature in WeDJ, choose from 11 patterns*7 and simply
slide the crossfader to switch from one track to the next via a
4. Phrase Sync – world’s first feature on a
easy, natural switches between tracks
Our phrase analysis algorithms will analyze the composition of your
tracks and detect phrases. When you tap the dedicated buttons in WeDJ
for iPhone, Phrase Sync uses the information from this analysis to align
the start and end positions of the phrases in two tracks so you can be
sure it will sound natural when you switch between them. The DDJ-200 is
the world’s first DJ controller to offer this kind of feature.
5. Compact, lightweight body for DJing anytime,
Take the DDJ-200 wherever you want, thanks to its lightweight and slim
body. There’s no need to carry speakers because you can play sound from
the built-in speaker of your smartphone, tablet, or PC/Mac. And the DJ
controller can be powered via a power bank*9, so you don’t
even need to stay close to an outlet.
6. Split output for DJ performances
Use split cables to separate the audio output of your smartphone,
tablet, or PC/Mac into master and monitor outputs. This enables you to
check audio via your headphones, e.g., cueing the next track, while the
crowd hears the master sound playing through the speakers.
When the DDJ-200 is not connected to the smartphone/tablet/PC/Mac,
using paid features of WeDJ for iPhone will incur in-app billing.
To use rekordbox dj when the DDJ-200 is not connected, license key
activation is required.
It is the responsibility of Beatport LINK, Deezer, djay, edjing Mix,
copyright protection laws, rules, and regulations, as well as
international treaties designated in the country, where the service
is being used.
A list of countries where SoundCloud Go+ is available can be found
here (as of May 7, 2019).
WeDJ for Android is scheduled to become compatible with the DDJ-200
via an update in late July 2019.
|*6 & 8||
The first DJ controller in the DJ controller market (according to
research conducted by Pioneer DJ Corporation, May 7, 2019).
|*7||Use of some FX incurs in-app billing.|
Power bank not included. Power banks are external units that can be
recharged and carried with smartphones, tablets, and other devices.
|Input / Output Terminals||USB||USB (Type B) x 1|
|Power Supply||USB Bus Powered|
|DC 5V , 500mA|
|Bluetooth||Specification||Bluetooth 4.2 (Low Energy)|
|Maximum Dimensions (WｘDｘH)||
378.0 × 208.0 × 48.2 mm
|Weight||1.2 kg / 2.6 lb|
USB cable, Split cable, Warranty (for some regions), Quick Start
Guide (WeDJ/rekordbox); Quick Start Guide (djay), Quick Start Guide
WeDJ for iPhone system requirements
|Compatible OS (iOS)||iOS 12, 11, 10|
iPhone XR,iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone X, iPhone 8,iPhone 8
Plus,iPhone 7,iPhone 7 Plus,iPhone SE,iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus,
iPhone 6,iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5s, iPod touch (6th generation)
rekordbox system requirements
macOS Mojave 10.14 (updated to the latest version)
|Windows||Windows® 10, 8.1,7 (the latest service pack)|
|CPU||Intel® processor Core™ i7, i5, i3|
|Memory||4GB or more RAM|
* Disclaimer: specifications and price are subject to change.
* Use the latest editions of WeDJ for iPhone, rekordbox, and
Algoriddim’s djay and edjing Mix.
* WeDJ is a registered trademark of Pioneer DJ Corporation.
* rekordbox is a registered trademark of Pioneer DJ Corporation.
* Algoriddim, djay and its logo are trade names or registered trademarks
of Algoriddim GmbH.
* Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc.
* App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.
* Beatport and its logo is a trade name or registered trademark of
* edjing Mix and its logo are trade names or registered trademarks of
* Intel and Intel Core are registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or
its subsidiaries in the U.S. and other countries.
* iOS is a trademark containing Cisco trademark signs in the U.S. and
* iPad and iPhone are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S.
and other countries.
* Mac, OS X, and macOS are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the
U.S. and other countries.
* SoundCloud is a registered trademark of SoundCloud Ltd.
* The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by
the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Pioneer DJ
Corporation is under license.
* Windows is a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft
Corporation in the U.S. and other countries.
* The names of companies, product names, and technology names mentioned
herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.
* Other stated company names, product names, technology names, etc. are
the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
About Pioneer DJ
Pioneer DJ Americas, Inc. is the subsidiary of Pioneer DJ Corporation
responsible for sales and marketing in North, Central, and South
America. For more than 20 years, Pioneer DJ has been a market leader in
the design and production of innovative DJ equipment and software. The
company works closely with DJs and clubs to deliver next generation
products that inspire and shape the global dance music community and has
recently launched a new range of musical instruments for production and
live performances. Its portfolio includes brands such as TORAIZ, Pioneer
Professional Audio and Pioneer DJ Radio, as well as social platforms
KUVO and DJsounds. Pioneer DJ Corporation is a privately held company
headquartered in Yokohama, Japan. The company is led by President and
CEO Akio Moriwaki and Executive Vice President Yoshinori Kataoka.
USA Social Media:
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Christina Roach, 503.290.7310, [email protected]