one of Amazon's daily deals today. £79.99+ in other outlets.
Ok it's a fairly simple controller but could do more than an old-school turntables and good for learning the basics before advancing to something a little more serious. Would probably make a great present for a teenager or even for use as an emergency back up for some one using a vdj setup professionally (or other dj sw if a midi mapping is available).
The Numark Party Mix DJ controller is here to get you ready to be a world-class DJ, and feel like it right away. Plus, the Party Mix has sound-active lights that gives any occasion that perfect party atmosphere. The full-featured controller with a built-in light show is tailored to making it fun and easy for young DJs to spin and party like a pro. Party Mix delivers a genuine DJ experience for enthusiasts at any age and level of proficiency, with dual scratch platters and slider controls for beat matching. First-time DJs will able to seamlessly use their iTunes collection in the included software. No extra setup is required. Just plug, load and play—it’s that simple. We also included the industry-standard Virtual DJ LE software, so players can mix their music and customize their performance exactly as they want. There are eight color-coded pads with multiple modes, including looping and sampling, as part of the standard DJ feature set that also includes master and cueing audio outputs. The backlit Sync controls make mixing easy, and there’s a 1/8-inch headphone jack so the DJ can monitor everything that’s happening, or practice quietly late at night. With Party Mix, now anyone can be a DJ.
DJ controller with all the basics a hobbyist needs, including the light show
Simple plug-and-play computer connection utilizing industry-standard Virtual DJ LE software
Built-in soundcard for bedroom practice with headphones in, or connected to speakers for a living room performance
Full-sized chassis complete with dual scratch platters and slider controls
Standard DJ feature set includes 8 multi-function pads for looping and sampling, backlit sync controls, and master and cueing audio outputs