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[First Look] Algoriddim’s djay 2 For iPad

Algoriddim has launched a new version of its popular app djay. The all new Djay 2 is packed full of features and has been completely redesign from the ground up. What’s new in djay 2? Check out my video overview to find out.

Because of its release today, Algoriddim is having a djay 2 sale. You can pick up the iPhone version here for $0.99 and the iPad version here for only $4.99. That’s 50 percent off the normal pricing, so act fast, this sweet deal will end in seven days. Check out the overview and leave your comments below!

New Features:

  • All-new user interface:
    • Turntable view: Hyper-realistic “two turntables and a mixer” DJ setup for intuitive mixing and scratching
    • HD Waveforms view: New layer featuring scrolling parallel waveforms with advanced performance capabilities
    • Single deck view in portrait orientation: Single deck view allows focus on an individual deck and provides larger controls
    • Sampler view: Allows the user to add sounds to their live performance, comes with high-quality pre-bundled content
    • All-new music library:
      • Queue: Perfect for upcoming songs and requests
      • History: Offers a catalog of previously played songs with auto-saved playlists
      • Light/dark mode: Adjust to a bright day-light setting or a dark-club lighting
      • Expandable full-screen view: Dynamically switch from popover to full-screen view
      • Advanced sorting: Easily browse music by BPM, Title, Artist, Time
      • Instant preview: Quickly preview a track in the library before loading it to the deck
      • Analyze library: Pre-analyze entire iTunes music library (BPM, Beat Grids, Gain, Color, etc)
  • Built-in Sampler:
    • Pre-bundled content: Comes with built-in sample packs (Essentials, Sound FX, and Dubstep Pack)
    • Color-coded drum pads: Assign a color to each pad for easy identification of samples
    • Live sampling: Create custom samples recorded live from the two decks
    • Custom sample banks: Reassign samples to buttons and save as custom presets
  • HD Waveforms:
    • Parallel Scrolling Waveforms View: Touch and interact with two tracks side-by-side
    • Beat Grids: Visualizes the beats and bars of a song
    • Spectral Timeline: In overview mode this shows the structure of the song (e.g. verse, chorus).  In detail mode it allows the user to distinguish bass drums, snare drums, hi-hats, etc. by color
    • Slice Mode: Slices waveform into four-beat bars and allows the user to trigger each beat individually for stunning live remixing
  • Enhanced Performance Modes:
    • Slip Mode: Scratch without interrupting the flow as the music snaps back in time seamlessly
    • Loop-FX: Beat-matched looping with simultaneous XY-style filtering
  • Enhanced Audio Analysis:
    • Full color waveforms: Identifies similar musical patterns within a song and associates them with color
    • Beat grids: Editable and shared via iCloud across Mac, iPad, and iPhone
    • Real Vinyl: Virtual grooves are individually mapped and rendered for every track on djay’s virtual records. It allows to quickly identify breaks within a song, as if the vinyl was fresh off the press
    • Perfect Sync: Keeps songs perfectly in sync by time-stretching their beat-grids in real-time
  • Enhanced Support for DJ Hardware Controllers and Multi-Channel Audio Interfaces:
    • Improved MIDI integration: Enhanced djay’s officially supported hardware controllers with new pro-level features: Vestax Spin 2, Numark iDJ Pro, Numark Mixdeck Quad, Numark iDJ Live, Numark iDJ Live II, iDJ 2 Go, Pioneer DDJ-WeGo, and Pioneer DDJ-Ergo
    • All-new portrait interface: Optimized for Numark iDJ Pro

Rating: ★★★★★ 

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