October 31, 2012

Review: DJ Player v5 For iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch

There are many reasons why the iPad is hard to consider as a worthy DJing device at face value.  So far, no big name DVS company has created an iPad application that is 100% as good as its PC or laptop based counterpart.  This is not due to laziness or lack of willpower, as we’ve seen some monumental improvements to DJ apps, as well as the operating system they run on.  Apple iPads and iPods simply lack peripheral connections that make it easy to use external devices such as midi controllers.  This argument will soon become a thing of the past, as controller companies, app creators, and even Apple themselves working together to ensure that USB midi devices will work with OSX and Djing software.

One of the biggest selling points of DJ Player v5 is its ability to use “class compliant” USB midi controllers directly, so long as the …