KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

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KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by th0mas » Thu Jan 13, 2011 12:38 am

two years ago would have been awesome.

now it might as well be an ipad app for $10.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by elsongs » Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:57 am

I saw this at their NAMM show booth. They had a couple prototype models there for demo/display. It looks cool, it can even sample and has a micro SD slot.

But the cheap plastic casing (Think ultra-cheap budget digital tuner) has to go in order for people to take this thing seriously. I even told them about it.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by astroidmist » Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:51 am

I don't mind plastic. It's lightweight and very durable most of the time in the modern age. Metal gets scratched and dented and is very heavy. And of course wood rots and gets scratched and dented and faded.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by sequentialsoftshock » Sun Jan 16, 2011 1:43 am

"ghey" :lol: ;)
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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by JayEm » Sun Jan 16, 2011 5:42 am

no
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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by elsongs » Sun Jan 16, 2011 8:05 am

astroidmist wrote:I don't mind plastic. It's lightweight and very durable most of the time in the modern age. Metal gets scratched and dented and is very heavy. And of course wood rots and gets scratched and dented and faded.
No I meant the particular type of plastic they used for the casing. It's the same kind that's used for plastic forks and spoons. There's better kinds of plastic out there that they can use.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by StepLogik » Fri Feb 04, 2011 9:34 pm

New video:



the sequencing facilities are pretty impressive - drum grid, piano roll, etc.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by griffin avid » Fri Feb 04, 2011 10:00 pm

Th iPhone screen is just a little too small for me. And once my fingers get going, a huge chunk of the screen is obscured. I like the fact that there are also controls away from the screen. The size looks like it's just above the KORG Kaossilator. The only hang-up is that it's wild fun to music anywhere, but the sound doesn't hold up when it's brought back into the main lab.

Obviously, I wouldn't expect a hand-held device to compete will a wall of keyboards,
but if some of it translated well and could be kept...

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by LBN » Fri Feb 04, 2011 11:24 pm

It says it can be used to control a DAW on your computer and then I imagine you can have your hardware synths slaved to that. If that's the case it looks like it would be a fun way to compose and jam away from the computer.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by smoothcriminal » Fri Feb 04, 2011 11:39 pm

this could be really, really cool as a sequencer if it's got adequate MIDI capability. It doesn't look like it even has MIDI in/out so that looks unlikely but who knows.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by StepLogik » Sat Feb 05, 2011 4:30 pm

smoothcriminal wrote:this could be really, really cool as a sequencer if it's got adequate MIDI capability. It doesn't look like it even has MIDI in/out so that looks unlikely but who knows.
this.

hopefully the USB port can host a MIDI interface so this could operate external gear. then, this device has a lot of potential as a very nice hardware sequencer.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by Zamise » Sun Feb 06, 2011 5:45 pm

Seems like it'd be a cool piece of kit. The guy in the vid sounded like a Japanese version of this guy:
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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by StepLogik » Sun Feb 06, 2011 11:38 pm

:lol: :lol: I thought the exact same thing. I guess I'm out of the closet as a Family Guy fan.

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Re: KDJ-One Portable "DAW"

Post by Blue Monster 65 » Mon Feb 07, 2011 2:29 am

Emailed them and am awaiting an answer about MIDI support. Will post whatever I get back (if anything) here.
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