55points

Pioneer DDJ-SB

75points

Pioneer DDJ-SR

Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
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Pioneer DDJ-SB vs Pioneer DDJ-SR

Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
55
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Pioneer DDJ-SB
75
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Pioneer DDJ-SR

Why is Pioneer DDJ-SB better than Pioneer DDJ-SR?

  • 2.39kg lighter
    ?

    2.1kgvs4490g
  • 67mm narrower
    ?

    487mmvs554mm
  • 8mm thinner
    ?

    58mmvs66mm
  • 49mm shorter
    ?

    271mmvs320mm

Why is Pioneer DDJ-SR better than Pioneer DDJ-SB?

  • 30 more buttons
    ?

    54vs24
  • 10 more knobs
    ?

    24vs14
  • Has LED sound level Indicators
    ?
  • Adjustable jog wheel sensitivity
    ?
  • Has plug and play feature
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  • 2 more RCA connector input ports
    ?

    2vs0
  • 1 more outputs
    ?

    3vs2
  • 2 more TRS connector output ports
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    2vs0

Price comparison

Pioneer DDJ-SB

ProductStorePrice
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3...Pioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3)
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$249.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ C...PIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ CONTROLLER
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$149.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel co...Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel controller for Serato DJ
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$679.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-200 Smart DJ Controller
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$149.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJ SYSTEM (XDJ-RR)
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$999.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJ Mixer, Black, 4.25 x 10.51...Pioneer DJ DJ Mixer, Black, 4.25 x 10.51 x 16.04 (DJM-S9)
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$1,499.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ Professional Multi Player, Bl...Pioneer DJ Professional Multi Player, Black, 8.10 x 18.20 x 16.30 (CDJ2000NXS2)
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$2,199.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJM-750MK2 (DJM750MK2)
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$1,199.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJM-S3 2 Channel Mixer for Se...Pioneer DJ DJM-S3 2 Channel Mixer for Serato DJ
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$499.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ Digital Multi Media Player, B...Pioneer DJ Digital Multi Media Player, Black, 8.10 x 12.80 x 16.30 (XDJ700)
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$699.00

Pioneer DDJ-SR

ProductStorePrice
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3...Pioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3)
Amazon logo
$249.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel co...Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel controller for Serato DJ
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$699.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ C...PIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ CONTROLLER
Amazon logo
$149.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-Channel Contr...Pioneer DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-Channel Controller for Serato DJ Bundle with Stand, Headphones, and Austin Bazaar Polishing Cloth
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$699.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DJ SYSTEM (XDJ-RR)
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$999.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer Pro DJ DJ Controller (DDJ-SX3)
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$999.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 + Magma MGA40968 Case...Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 + Magma MGA40968 Case Bundle Deal
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$879.99
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DDJSX Controller Crossfader
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$69.95
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer Crossfader for DDJ-SX2 Controlle...Pioneer Crossfader for DDJ-SX2 Controller
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$67.95
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DJC-B BAG
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$75.00

Design

1.weight

2.1kg

4.49kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.Has backlit LED buttons
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.
3.width

487mm

554mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.thickness

58mm

66mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.height

271mm

320mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Controls & Buttons

1.number of buttons

24

54

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.
2.number of faders

5

5

Faders can be either channel volume faders, pitch sliders, crossfaders or even EQs.
3.number of knobs

14

24

More knobs (rotating controls) can give the user more dedicated control over the device – e.g., volume, effects, EQs, etc. Types of knobs may differ between endless type or step type.
4.encoders

0

0

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.
5.drum pads

16

16

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

Features

1.Has plug and play feature
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
The device is set up and ready to be used with the included software.
2.Is compatible with Mac OS X
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
3.Is compatible with Windows
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.

Miscellaneous

1.has a frequency filter
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
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.has Serato DJ software
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
The bundle includes Serato DJ software ready to install. Usually this is a basic version of the software.
3.Has LED sound level Indicators
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
LED sound level Indicator on the mixer section allow DJs to instantly identify the sound level of each channel.
4.headphone sockets

2

2

The number of headphone output ports the device has (usually 6.35mm or 3.5mm).
5.Adjustable jog wheel sensitivity
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
Sensitivity could be set by users in order to have a more responsive jog wheel.
6.Does not require power adapter
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR
Devices that do not need a power adapter can operate with a standard USB cable connected to your computer.

Price comparison

Pioneer DDJ-SB

ProductStorePrice
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3...Pioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3)
Amazon logo
$249.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ C...PIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ CONTROLLER
Amazon logo
$149.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel co...Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel controller for Serato DJ
Amazon logo
$679.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-200 Smart DJ Controller
Amazon logo
$149.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJ SYSTEM (XDJ-RR)
Amazon logo
$999.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJ Mixer, Black, 4.25 x 10.51...Pioneer DJ DJ Mixer, Black, 4.25 x 10.51 x 16.04 (DJM-S9)
Amazon logo
$1,499.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ Professional Multi Player, Bl...Pioneer DJ Professional Multi Player, Black, 8.10 x 18.20 x 16.30 (CDJ2000NXS2)
Amazon logo
$2,199.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJM-750MK2 (DJM750MK2)
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ DJM-S3 2 Channel Mixer for Se...Pioneer DJ DJM-S3 2 Channel Mixer for Serato DJ
Amazon logo
$499.00
Pioneer DDJ-SB AmazonPioneer DJ Digital Multi Media Player, B...Pioneer DJ Digital Multi Media Player, Black, 8.10 x 12.80 x 16.30 (XDJ700)
Amazon logo
$699.00

Pioneer DDJ-SR

ProductStorePrice
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3...Pioneer DJ DJ Controller, Black, (DDJSB3)
Amazon logo
$249.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel co...Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-channel controller for Serato DJ
Amazon logo
$699.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ C...PIONEER PRO DJ DDJ200 PIONEER SMART DJ CONTROLLER
Amazon logo
$149.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-Channel Contr...Pioneer DDJ-SR2 Portable 2-Channel Controller for Serato DJ Bundle with Stand, Headphones, and Austin Bazaar Polishing Cloth
Amazon logo
$699.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DJ SYSTEM (XDJ-RR)
Amazon logo
$999.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer Pro DJ DJ Controller (DDJ-SX3)
Amazon logo
$999.00
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 + Magma MGA40968 Case...Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 + Magma MGA40968 Case Bundle Deal
Amazon logo
$879.99
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DDJSX Controller Crossfader
Amazon logo
$69.95
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer Crossfader for DDJ-SX2 Controlle...Pioneer Crossfader for DDJ-SX2 Controller
Amazon logo
$67.95
Pioneer DDJ-SR AmazonPioneer DJ DJC-B BAG
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$75.00

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