June 2024

DJ Controllers: MetaRanking

This page highlights the aggregate summary of DJ controllers rankings posted by key online experts, as of June 2024.

Summary

On 5 Jun 2024, ReviewFinder team examined a total of 83 DJ controller endorsements from 10 reputable publishers.

53 DJ controllers were endorsed in total, only 21 made it into this month's ranking. (ReviewFinder requires a minimum of 2 endorsements to be included)

As of 5 Jun 2024, Pioneer DDJ-FLX4 takes the cake as the most critically-acclaimed DJ controller with 4 expert endorsements. 2 experts out of 4 recommended it as the '#1 DJ controller' this month.

Brand breakdown
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Price breakdown
As can be seen in the chart below, lowest high-ranking DJ controllers start at $91.99 (Hercules Starlight) and go up to $3199 (Pioneer DJ OPUS-QUAD). Median DJ controller costs $699 (Numark Mixstream Pro Plus).
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At a glance - June Ranking

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Rank Change Price DJ Controller
Passionate DJ
Music Critic
Equipboard
Music Radar
DJ Tech Reviews
Prime Sound
LandR
MSpot
Home DJ Studio
Guitar Center
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Pioneer DDJ-FLX4
The Pioneer DDJ-FLX4 DJ Controller is a versatile and user-friendly option suitable for both beginner and intermediate DJs, offering a wide range of effects and compatibility with various devices and software options.
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Traktor Kontrol S2
The Traktor Kontrol S2 DJ Controller is a well-designed and feature-rich two-channel controller suitable for beginner and professional DJs, with a club-standard layout, smooth and accurate physical controls, and compatibility with both Mac and Windows operating systems.
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Rane Four
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Hercules DJControl Inpulse 500
The Hercules DJControl Inpulse 500 is a durable and versatile DJ controller with a user-friendly interface, a variety of effects, and compatibility with Serato DJ Pro and DJUCED software.
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Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR
The Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR is a versatile and user-friendly DJ controller that offers a range of features to enhance your DJ performance, making it suitable for both beginners and professionals.
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Pioneer DJ FLX10
The Pioneer DJ FLX10 is a highly versatile and comprehensive DJ controller that offers a wide range of features, high-quality effects, user-friendly navigation, and compatibility with various software programs, making it suitable for professional DJs who require a durable and portable controller for frequent use and travel.
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Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2
The Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2 is a portable and versatile two-channel DJ controller with high-quality built-in effects, intuitive layout, and compatibility with various DJ software.
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Hercules Starlight
The Hercules DJControl Starlight is a compact and lightweight DJ controller with touch-sensitive jogwheels, performance pads, and a variety of effects, suitable for novice DJs who want a simple and easy-to-use device for their gigs.
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Native Instruments S2 MK2
The Native Instruments S2 MK2 DJ controller is a versatile and efficient option suitable for both beginner and professional DJs, with a compact size, user-friendly layout, compatibility with a range of software and operating systems, durable build quality, and standout features such as a wide range of effects, multiple inputs and outputs, and precise control over mixes.
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Pioneer DJ DDJ-REV7
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Native Instruments S4 Mk3
The Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 Mk3 DJ Controller is a versatile and feature-packed device that is well-suited for DJs who require multiple channels and a variety of inputs and outputs for their performances.
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Pioneer DDJ REV1
The Pioneer DDJ REV1 DJ Controller is a versatile and reliable controller suitable for both beginner and advanced DJs, with a battle-style layout, powerful effects section, and compatibility with Serato DJ software.
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Reloop Mixon-4
The Reloop Mixon-4 DJ Controller is a versatile and durable device with a user-friendly interface, multiple inputs and outputs, and compatibility with various software packages and operating systems, making it suitable for both beginners and professionals.
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Pioneer DDJ-SB3
The Pioneer DDJ-SB3 DJ Controller is a versatile and user-friendly option for beginner and intermediate DJs, offering essential controls, customizable features, and compatibility with popular DJ software.
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Numark Mixtrack Pro II
The Numark Mixtrack Pro II is a user-friendly and versatile two-channel DJ controller that offers a range of features and functions for DJs of all skill levels.
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Numark DJ2GO2 Touch
The Numark DJ2GO2 Touch is a compact and portable 2-channel DJ controller with touch capacitive jog-wheels, pitch faders, and four pad modes, ideal for beginner DJs or as a backup setup for small gigs.
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Native Instruments S4 MK2
The Native Instruments S4 MK2 DJ controller is a versatile and powerful 4-channel controller that is ideal for DJs who want to mix and transition between multiple audio sources in real-time, with an intuitive and comprehensive design, high-quality effects, and durable build quality.
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Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2
The Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 is a professional-grade DJ controller with a range of features and controls, ideal for DJs who prefer a simpler setup and focus on creating a seamless transition between two tracks.
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Pioneer DDJ-FLX6
The Pioneer DDJ-FLX6 DJ Controller is a versatile and feature-packed device that offers a range of capabilities for DJs, with its four audio channels, wide range of effects, user-friendly interface, high build quality, portability, and compatibility with popular DJ software.
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Numark Mixtrack Platinum FX
The Numark Mixtrack Platinum FX is a versatile and portable 4-channel DJ controller with built-in LCD screens, large jog wheels, and dedicated FX buttons, making it an ideal choice for beginner and intermediate DJs who prioritize ease of transportation and compatibility with Serato DJ software.
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Pioneer Pro DDJ-SX2
The Pioneer Pro DDJ-SX2 DJ controller is a versatile, high-quality, and user-friendly device that offers exceptional build quality, portability, and compatibility with most software and operating systems.
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#8 $91.99 Hercules Starlight
#16 $103.58 Numark DJ2GO2 Touch
#15 $169.06 Numark Mixtrack Pro II
#12 $279 Pioneer DDJ REV1
#4 $299.99 Hercules DJControl Inpulse 500
#1 $309 Pioneer DDJ-FLX4
#2 $331 Traktor Kontrol S2
#7 $428 Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2
#9 $551 Native Instruments S2 MK2
#14 $759 Pioneer DDJ-SB3
#19 $799 Native Instruments S4 MK2
#21 $975.99 Pioneer DDJ-FLX6
#11 $995.99 Native Instruments S4 Mk3
#5 $1049 Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR
#23 $1137.09 Pioneer Pro DDJ-SX2
#20 $1349 Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2
#3 $1499 Rane Four
#6 $1599 Pioneer DJ FLX10
#10 $1949 Pioneer DJ DDJ-REV7

We ranked Pioneer DDJ-FLX4 #1 in June 2024 because:

  • 4 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
  • Out of those, 2 experts ranked Pioneer DDJ-FLX4 as #1.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Pioneer DDJ-FLX4 DJ Controller is a versatile and user-friendly option suitable for both beginner and intermediate DJs, offering a wide range of effects and compatibility with various devices and software options.
Critic endorsements:
Passionate DJ

Best DJ Controllers Under $500

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DJ Tech Reviews

Best Overall Choice

Design is excellent and very user friendly
Plenty of DJ software to choose from
Low price but doesn’t sacrifice quality
Built-in sound card offers really great sound quality

Jog wheels feel a bit loose (but that is me being picky)

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Home DJ Studio

Editor’s Choice

Excellent Layout
Extensive Performance Features
Broad Range Of FX
Multiple Software Platforms

No Balanced Outputs

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Guitar Center

Best 2-Channel DJ Controller for Beginner DJs

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We ranked Traktor Kontrol S2 #2 in June 2024 because:

  • 4 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 17 Jun 2023)
The Traktor Kontrol S2 DJ Controller is a well-designed and feature-rich two-channel controller suitable for beginner and professional DJs, with a club-standard layout, smooth and accurate physical controls, and compatibility with both Mac and Windows operating systems.
Critic endorsements:
Passionate DJ

Best DJ Controllers Under $500

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DJ Tech Reviews

Best Budget Traktor Choice

At under $400 this is a bargain
Fantastic design with a user-friendly layout
Really light, weighing in at just 2.4kg
Super easy setup, truly just plug ‘n’ play
Both Traktor Pro 3 and Traktor DJ 2 are included

Lacking FX controls, the S4 is the option for that
Jog wheels and pads feel a bit cheap

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Home DJ Studio

Best For Traktor

Refined Layout
Solid Build Quality
Full Version Software
iPad Connectivity

Limited FX Controls

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Methodology: combine opinions of key experts

Identify Experts

We identify key publishers and experts that consistently review and recommend DJ controllers.

Capture Rankings

For each publisher we find a currently recommended "top 10" list of DJ controllers, it must be updated in the last 9 months.

Aggregate Rankings

We put all those lists together and aggregate them. The more frequently a product is recommended, the higher it is in our ranking

Experts chosen for June 2024 ranking

We ranked Rane Four #3 in June 2024 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Music Radar

The best all-round Serato controller and stem separation

Hands-on control of all of Serato’s most creative features
Rugged build quality
Good range of inputs and outputs

Expensive

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Prime Sound

Best for Professionals

Motorized platters with a real vinyl feel.
Premium build quality.
MAG FOUR crossfaders for precise scratching.

Hefty price tag.
Tailored for scratching, might not appeal to DJs with a broader focus.
Source: https://primesound.org/best-dj-controller

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Guitar Center

Best Serato Stems DJ Controller

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We ranked Hercules DJControl Inpulse 500 #4 in June 2024 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 19 Jun 2023)
The Hercules DJControl Inpulse 500 is a durable and versatile DJ controller with a user-friendly interface, a variety of effects, and compatibility with Serato DJ Pro and DJUCED software.
Critic endorsements:
Music Radar

The best affordable Serato controller

CDJ-style layout
Lots of functionality
Competitive price

A sound quality compromise at this price point is inevitable

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DJ Tech Reviews

Best Budget Choice

Compatible with Serato (and DJUCED)
Lots of physical controls
Performance pads are a great addition for this price
The feet stands are a great unique feature (especially for spillages!)

Jog wheels are VERY sensitive
Pads feel a bit flimsy
Feet stands feel like they might break easily

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Home DJ Studio

Best For Beatmatching

Excellent Beatmatching Experience
DJ Software Flexibility
Pro Connections
DJ Software Flexibility

Small Tempo Faders

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We ranked Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR #5 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR as #1.
Expert Consensus
(as of 10 Oct 2023)
The Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR is a versatile and user-friendly DJ controller that offers a range of features to enhance your DJ performance, making it suitable for both beginners and professionals.
Critic endorsements:
Music Critic

Editor's Pick

Professional Controller
Simple Setup
Lightweight & Portable
Plenty of Effects
7” Color Screen

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Prime Sound

Editor's Choice

Standalone functionality liberates you from laptop dependencies.
Seamless Rekordbox DJ integration for a smooth performance workflow.
Professional, club-standard layout in a compact form.

The premium price tag might not sit well with budget-conscious DJs.
Limited to a 2-channel mixer which may feel restrictive to some.

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We ranked Pioneer DJ FLX10 #6 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Pioneer DJ FLX10 as #1.
Expert Consensus
(as of 14 Jan 2024)
The Pioneer DJ FLX10 is a highly versatile and comprehensive DJ controller that offers a wide range of features, high-quality effects, user-friendly navigation, and compatibility with various software programs, making it suitable for professional DJs who require a durable and portable controller for frequent use and travel.
Critic endorsements:
Music Radar

The best flagship DJ controller

One of the most feature packed controllers on the market
Plug-and-play control of both rekordbox and Serato
Hands-on control of stem separation features

Expensive
More features than many DJs will need

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DJ Tech Reviews

Best Premium Pioneer DJ Choice

Professional-grade setup with 4 channels
Unique stem control offers a new way of performing
Jog wheels feel solid and well made
The design is well laid out and stunning
Vast software options to choose from

The price, at almost $2,000 it’s not cheap
Steep learning curve for beginners

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We ranked Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2 #7 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2 as #1.
Expert Consensus
(as of 16 Jun 2023)
The Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2 is a portable and versatile two-channel DJ controller with high-quality built-in effects, intuitive layout, and compatibility with various DJ software.
Critic endorsements:
Music Critic

Our Recommendation

Comes with all of the same features as the famous Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB in addition to new professional features like trim pots, level meters, pad trans effect etc.
Easy to use
USB powered
It's a compact controller that can fit in the smallest of DJ setups and is extremely portable

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Equipboard

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We ranked Hercules Starlight #8 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Hercules Starlight as #1.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Hercules DJControl Starlight is a compact and lightweight DJ controller with touch-sensitive jogwheels, performance pads, and a variety of effects, suitable for novice DJs who want a simple and easy-to-use device for their gigs.
Critic endorsements:
LandR

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MSpot

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We ranked Native Instruments S2 MK2 #9 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Native Instruments S2 MK2 as #1.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Native Instruments S2 MK2 DJ controller is a versatile and efficient option suitable for both beginner and professional DJs, with a compact size, user-friendly layout, compatibility with a range of software and operating systems, durable build quality, and standout features such as a wide range of effects, multiple inputs and outputs, and precise control over mixes.
Critic endorsements:
Music Critic

Comes with plug-and-play support for hands-on control with iPhone and iPad. Great for mobile DJ use.
High-resolution cueing and scratching. Comes equipped with silicone-damped jog wheels with aluminum top plates.
Can be played with a desktop, laptop, iPhone or iPad.

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Equipboard

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We ranked Pioneer DJ DDJ-REV7 #10 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Pioneer DJ DDJ-REV7 as #1.
Critic endorsements:
DJ Tech Reviews

Best Premium Scratch Style Choice

Professional-grade feeling all round (knobs, platters etc)
Cue/Play buttons are just like those on the CDJs
Crystal clear display in the jog wheel centers are fantastic and bright
Extensive amount of inputs and outputs you’d expect for a pro DJ controller
The vinyl platters are very convincing of real vinyl
Crossfader is smooth and has no audio bleed

Super heavy at 10.7kg
Power brick instead of built-in transformer
Very expensive

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Guitar Center

Best DJ Controller for Battle-Style DJs

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We ranked Native Instruments S4 Mk3 #11 in June 2024 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 Mk3 DJ Controller is a versatile and feature-packed device that is well-suited for DJs who require multiple channels and a variety of inputs and outputs for their performances.
Critic endorsements:
Passionate DJ

Best DJ Controllers Over $1000

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DJ Tech Reviews

Best Premium Traktor Choice

Physical knobs for controlling FX
Jog wheels and pads feel much more heavy duty
Digital displays for sequencing are fantastic
Color-coded decks are simple awesome
All the inputs and outputs you’d expect for a pro-level DJ controller

Quite big, so the size might not suit all DJs (542mm x 339mm)

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Guitar Center

Best DJ Controller for TRAKTOR

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We ranked Pioneer DDJ REV1 #12 in June 2024 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Pioneer DDJ REV1 DJ Controller is a versatile and reliable controller suitable for both beginner and advanced DJs, with a battle-style layout, powerful effects section, and compatibility with Serato DJ software.
Critic endorsements:
Passionate DJ

Best DJ Controllers Under $500

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Home DJ Studio

Best For Scratching

Big Jog Wheels
Battle Style Layout
4 Channels Available
Affordable Serato Controller

Intro Software

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Guitar Center

Best Open-Format DJ Controller for Beginning DJs

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We ranked Reloop Mixon-4 #13 in June 2024 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 19 Jun 2023)
The Reloop Mixon-4 DJ Controller is a versatile and durable device with a user-friendly interface, multiple inputs and outputs, and compatibility with various software packages and operating systems, making it suitable for both beginners and professionals.
Critic endorsements:
Music Critic

Industry-first hybrid designed to work with djay Pro and Serato DJ software
Capable of supporting multi-platforms such as IOS, Android, PC, and Mac
Comes with multiple inputs and outputs

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Music Radar

The best iOS and Android DJ controller

Multi-platform support
Plug and play with djay PRO and Serato DJ Pro
Integrated docking station can hold an iPad Pro

Mic input not XLR

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Prime Sound

High Performance Choice

Exceptional multi-platform support.
High-performance features for professional use.
Robust build quality.

High price point.
Less portable due to its size and weight.

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We ranked Pioneer DDJ-SB3 #14 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Apr 2024)
The Pioneer DDJ-SB3 DJ Controller is a versatile and user-friendly option for beginner and intermediate DJs, offering essential controls, customizable features, and compatibility with popular DJ software.
Critic endorsements:
LandR

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MSpot

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We ranked Numark Mixtrack Pro II #15 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 10 Oct 2023)
The Numark Mixtrack Pro II is a user-friendly and versatile two-channel DJ controller that offers a range of features and functions for DJs of all skill levels.
Critic endorsements:
Music Critic

Best Value

Easy to use and compatible with Serato DJ software.
Lightweight and compact for easy travel.
Comes with an auto-loop feature.
Outstanding durability.

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Prime Sound

Best for Beginners

User-friendly interface ideal for beginners.
Sleek and compact design, easy to carry around.
Affordable price point making it accessible.

Might lack some advanced features desired by more experienced DJs.
Build quality might not stand up to heavy gigging.

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We ranked Numark DJ2GO2 Touch #16 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Numark DJ2GO2 Touch is a compact and portable 2-channel DJ controller with touch capacitive jog-wheels, pitch faders, and four pad modes, ideal for beginner DJs or as a backup setup for small gigs.
Critic endorsements:
MSpot

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Guitar Center

Best Ultraportable DJ Controller With Full-Featured Jogwheels

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We ranked Native Instruments S4 MK2 #17 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Native Instruments S4 MK2 DJ controller is a versatile and powerful 4-channel controller that is ideal for DJs who want to mix and transition between multiple audio sources in real-time, with an intuitive and comprehensive design, high-quality effects, and durable build quality.
Critic endorsements:
Music Critic

4-deck product specifically designed to work with TRAKTOR DJ software.
The look, feel and the visual feedback of this unit have been upgraded from previous models.
Plug-and-play, with TRAKTOR DJ for iPhone and iPad.

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We ranked Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 #18 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 19 Jun 2023)
The Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 is a professional-grade DJ controller with a range of features and controls, ideal for DJs who prefer a simpler setup and focus on creating a seamless transition between two tracks.
Critic endorsements:
Passionate DJ

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Prime Sound

Best for Serato DJ Pro

Tailored for Serato DJ Pro with tight integration.
Compact design with an intuitive layout.
Feature-packed, offering a lot of creative freedom.

Lack of standalone functionality.
The compact design might feel cramped for some.

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We ranked Pioneer DDJ-FLX6 #19 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 10 Oct 2023)
The Pioneer DDJ-FLX6 DJ Controller is a versatile and feature-packed device that offers a range of capabilities for DJs, with its four audio channels, wide range of effects, user-friendly interface, high build quality, portability, and compatibility with popular DJ software.
Critic endorsements:
Passionate DJ

Best DJ Controllers Under $1000

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Prime Sound

Best for Rekordbox DJ

Innovative features like Merge FX and Jog Cutter.
Versatile and creative-centric design.
Intuitive layout for ease of use.

Build quality might not match up to more premium models.
Might be overwhelming for beginners.

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We ranked Numark Mixtrack Platinum FX #20 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 18 Jun 2023)
The Numark Mixtrack Platinum FX is a versatile and portable 4-channel DJ controller with built-in LCD screens, large jog wheels, and dedicated FX buttons, making it an ideal choice for beginner and intermediate DJs who prioritize ease of transportation and compatibility with Serato DJ software.
Critic endorsements:
Passionate DJ

Best DJ Controllers Under $500

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Home DJ Studio

Best With Screens

Screens On Jog Wheels
Long Pitch Faders
Fun FX Controls
Access To 4 Channels

Lackluster Appearance

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We ranked Pioneer Pro DDJ-SX2 #21 in June 2024 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best DJ controllers” rankings.
Expert Consensus
(as of 20 Jun 2023)
The Pioneer Pro DDJ-SX2 DJ controller is a versatile, high-quality, and user-friendly device that offers exceptional build quality, portability, and compatibility with most software and operating systems.
Critic endorsements:
Music Critic

4 channel performance productcompatible with Serato DJ
Comes with dedicated buttons for Serato FLIP
Has multi-colored velocity sensitive pads to support you in any lighting conditions

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Prime Sound

Best for Scratching

Exceptional jog wheels for a superior scratching experience.
Seamless integration with Serato DJ.
Well-organized layout with a clear separation between mixer and deck sections.

Might feel bulky for some.
Tailored mainly for Serato DJ, not the best choice for other software users.

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