57points

Pioneer DDJ-SB

73points

Pioneer DDJ-SR

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

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

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

  • 2.39kg lighter
    2.1kgvs4490g
  • 49mm shorter
    271mmvs320mm
  • Does not require power adapter
  • 8mm thinner
    58mmvs66mm
  • 67mm narrower
    487mmvs554mm

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

  • 30 more buttons
    54vs24
  • 10 more knobs
    24vs14
  • Adjustable jog wheel sensitivity
  • 1 more outputs
    3vs2
  • Has LED sound level Indicators
  • Has plug and play feature
  • 2 more RCA connector input ports
    2vs0
  • 2 more TRS connector output ports
    2vs0

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Design

1.weight

2.1kg

4.49kg

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2.height

271mm

320mm

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3.Has backlit LED buttons
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Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.

4.thickness

58mm

66mm

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5.width

487mm

554mm

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Controls & Buttons

1.number of buttons

24

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

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2.number of faders

5

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

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3.number of knobs

14

24

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.

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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.

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5.drum pads

16

16

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

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Features

1.Has plug and play feature
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Pioneer DDJ-SR

The device is set up and ready to be used with the included software.

2.Is compatible with Windows
Pioneer DDJ-SB
Pioneer DDJ-SR

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

3.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.

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Miscellaneous

1.has a frequency filter
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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.RCA connector output ports

2

2

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.

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4.Adjustable jog wheel sensitivity
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Pioneer DDJ-SR

Sensitivity could be set by users in order to have a more responsive jog wheel.

5.outputs

2

3

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.

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6.Does not require power adapter
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Devices that do not need a power adapter can operate with a standard USB cable connected to your computer.

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