100points

Allen & Heath Xone 4D

Allen & Heath Xone 4D
vs

Allen & Heath Xone 4D review: specs and price

Allen & Heath Xone 4D
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

Why is Allen & Heath Xone 4D better than the average?

  • Number of buttons
    58vs40.43
  • Number of faders
    12vs5.04
  • Number of knobs
    56vs17.21
  • Encoders
    10vs1.92
  • Audio interface frequency rate
    96kHzvs57.62kHz
  • RCA connector output ports
    12vs2.33
  • Outputs
    10vs2.76
  • Headphone sockets
    2vs1.25

Videos

Powered by

Top specs and features

relevant

Design

1.weight

5kg

Best

Ion Audio DJ2GO

454g

2.height

360mm

Best

Hercules DJ 4Set

25mm

3.Has backlit LED buttons
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.

4.thickness

90mm

Best

Ion Audio DJ2GO

10mm

5.width

430mm

Best

Allen & Heath Xone 2D

160mm

relevant

Controls & Buttons

1.number of buttons

58

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.

Best

Numark 4TRAK

95

2.number of faders

12

Faders can be either channel volume faders, pitch sliders, crossfaders or even EQs.

Best

Vestax Spin

13

3.number of knobs

56

More knobs (rotating controls) can give the user more dedicated control over the device, eg. volume, effects, EQs etc. Types of knobs may differ: endless type or step type.

Best

Allen & Heath Xone 4D

56

4.encoders

10

A type of knob that has a push button functionality built in. Encoders are for browsing and selecting your digital sound files or turning on a function that makes use of a control's rotation such as sound effects or tempo/tap tempo selection.

Best

Reloop Jockey 3 ME

13

5.drum pads

0

The pads section is ideal to trigger loops and samples, using your finger drum skills.

Best

Stanton SC System 3

47

relevant

Ports

1.has midi input/output port
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

Controllers generally talk to your Mac or PC using MIDI over a USB connection, but sometimes it is possible to connect other devices to your controller. This allows you to control and sync various parameters using a traditional five pin DIN cable connection.

relevant

Features

1.The device is mappable
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

Users can map, set and regulate the entire midi controller giving different functionalities to all different buttons, knobs and faders. The device could be also set up with different softwares.

2.Is compatible with Mac OS X
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.

3.Is compatible with Windows
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.

relevant

Miscellaneous

1.has a frequency filter
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

The device has a filter knob (hi-lo pass) for each channel. Filters are used to manipulate sound and control which frequencies are lost and which are retained.

2.audio interface frequency rate

96kHz

Audio interface sampling rate/frequency defines the number of samples per unit of time taken from a continuous signal to make a discrete signal. Sampling rate determines the quality of a digital recording.

Best

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

96kHz

3.RCA connector output ports

12

Is a type of electrical connector (phono) commonly found on audio equipment. It is used to carry audio signals and facilitate connection between various sources in audio systems.

Best

Allen & Heath Xone 4D

12

4.Has LED sound level Indicators
Allen & Heath Xone 4D

LED sound level Indicator on the mixer section allow DJs to instantly identify the sound level of each channel.

5.microphone inputs

0

The total number of microphone input ports (usually XLR or ¼”) the device has. The majority of professional microphones use the XLR connector that ensures a better sound quality.

Best

Pioneer DDJ-SZ

2

6.outputs

10

Is the total amount of outputs that the device has. More output ports allow users to connect more output devices such as power amplifier, submixer, recorders or powered loudspeakers.

Best

Allen & Heath Xone 4D

10

Top 10 DJ controllers

Add to comparison
    This page is currently only available in English.