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Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
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Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
Top specs and features

Hercules DJ Control Air vs Vestax VCI-400DJ: 40 facts in comparison

1. number of buttons

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
38
Numark 4TRAK: 95
45

2. weight

3.1kg lighter.
1.4kg
Ion Audio DJ2GO: 454g
4.5kg

3. number of faders

Faders can be either channel volume faders, pitch sliders, crossfaders or even EQs.
5
Vestax Spin: 13
7

4. has a frequency filter

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.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
39% have it

5. has Serato DJ software

The bundle includes Serato DJ software ready to install. Usually this is a basic version of the software.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
26% have it

6. number of knobs

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.
6
Allen & Heath Xone 4D: 56
27

7. encoders

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.
0
Reloop Jockey 3 ME: 13
5

8. drum pads

The pads section is ideal to trigger loops and samples, using your finger drum skills.
8
Stanton SC System 3: 47
24

9. RCA connector output ports

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.
0
Allen & Heath Xone 4D: 12
0

10. microphone inputs

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.
0
Pioneer DDJ-SZ: 2
2

11. headphone sockets

The number of headphone output ports the device has (usually 6.35mm or 3.5mm).
1
Reloop Terminal Mix 8: 2
1

12. outputs

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.
2
Allen & Heath Xone 4D: 10
3

13. height

100mm shorter.
220mm
Hercules DJ 4Set: 25mm
320mm

14. Adjustable jog wheel sensitivity

Sensitivity could be set by users in order to have a more responsive jog wheel.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
16% have it

15. The mixer section can work as stand-alone

This mixer function enables you to use your device along with CD players, turntables or other interfaces, with or without having a computer connected.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
20% have it

16. Does not require power adapter

Devices that do not need a power adapter can operate with a standard USB cable connected to your computer.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
72% have it

17. Has LED sound level Indicators

LED sound level Indicator on the mixer section allow DJs to instantly identify the sound level of each channel.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
49% have it

18. Has backlit LED buttons

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
98% have it

19. TRS connector output ports

A TRS/phone connector (6.35mm) is a connector used to carry analog signals, primarily audio. It is commonly called jack or 1/4" jack.
0
Hercules DJ Console Rmx: 4
2

20. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
41% have it

21. RCA connector input ports

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.
0
Allen & Heath Xone 4D: 20
4

22. Has a music folder navigation control

A type of knob that also has a push button functionality built in. Allows users to navigate through music folders and select tracks.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
94% have it

23. width

110mm narrower.
350mm
Allen & Heath Xone 2D: 160mm
460mm

24. Has a connector for a 6.35 mm audio jack

Has 6.35 mm standard jack connector to plug in your headphones.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
81% have it

25. has a hot cue section

Hot cue buttons on the dedicated section can be used for beat juggling, live remixing or to edit a track down on the fly.
Hercules DJ Control Air
Vestax VCI-400DJ
55% have it

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