The DMix300 from Cortex is one of only a few machines to allow you to mix 2 songs from one iPod or a usb device, at the same time. Simply show up to a gig with your Dmix, iPod and some headphones and you're ready to go! Slip the iPod into the dock or usb device in the back and control your tunes using the large wheels and individual displays. Each side allows coprehensive controls for searching playlists, looping and even scratching and pitching songs from your iPod or usb device.
- iPod Dock
The Dmix-300 can be used as an iPod computer dock to transfer files to your
iPod without having to remove it from your dMIX! The unit comes with
supports for both standard (3g and above) iPod s, as well as iPod Mini’s and
Please note that the Dmix300 will not allow playback of music dowloaded
from the iTunes store
The dMIX’s internal software can be upgraded simply by downloading new
software, FREE from the Cortex website.
Cross-Platform USB Connectivity
The dMIX offers the ability to manipulate music stored on USB devices such
as hard drives, flash memory, optical drives, and personal music players,
regardless of platform.
- Jog Wheel
With the Tri-Mode Jog Wheel, users can search, pitch bend or even scratch
just as if it were a vinyl turntable!
Database-Driven Music Management
The dMIX-300 uses a database management system that allows the user to
search through a massive library of music within seconds, by artist, title,
genre, album or even by string.
Easily make Playlists and sort songs based on Artist, Genre, etc., via your
computer for use on your dMIX-300 unit with our Database Software SE a FREE
download from the Cortex website.
and CD-R/DVD-R Support
No need to abandon the CD collection, the dMIX-300 is able to play audio CDs
or user-created CD-Rs or DVD-Rs loaded with MP3 or WAV music files with any
compatible USB CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive.
Quickly find that hot new track in a massive library of music with just a
few taps of a USB-compatible keyboard.
- VBR + CBR
The dMIX-300 can play all your MP3's; CBR or VBR at any bitrate up to
The dMIX-300 supports multiple languages including English, French, and
Ultra-fast Instant Start
From Cue to Start, get into the mix with no delay.
Easily Autofade from one track to another in a Playlist; adjustable from 1
to 12 seconds.
The brightly illuminated, backlit LCD main playback screen displays info on
any track in the catalog, showing everything from the essentials such as
artist, track title, pitch, time elapsed/remaining to detailed information
including file format (MP3 or WAV), genre, and track length. This display
allows more extensive visualization of parameters than a conventional CD
Databases can be created via the HDC unit or the PC application, allowing
users to create and manage database files at a gig, or on a home computer
with lightning fast speed.
The cataloging system gives you several browsing options, including Search
by Artist, Song, Title, Album, and Genre. This system allows users to search
the same way they would using an iPod™ or similar portable music player.
Allows users to browse through files and directories as if they were using a
computer, showing them the directory structure and file names exactly as
they exist on the storage device. DJs with their own organizational system
can navigate it quicker than using the database.
Users can search by a certain word or phrase to find tracks on their storage
device, even if they're unsure of the name. When the user inputs a keyword,
it will search all Artists, Titles, Albums, and Genres, and show all matches
to that keyword. For instance, searching for the word 'LOVE' might bring up
(3) artists. It might also find (60) titles, (10) albums and (1) genre. The
user can then select the artists, titles, albums, or genres from that list.
Take a client's request from his iPod or USB memory flash drive, plug it in,
and play it right away without having to reboot the unit. With an iPod Dock
and one USB ports (and support for up to 4 devices when using a USB hub),
the dMIX-300 unit allows users to connect and recognize multiple storage
devices to access a variety of separate music databases simultaneously.
- Cue Point
Cue points can be set like a normal CD player, so that the DJ can return to
a certain time in the track just by pressing a button. Cue points may also
be saved permanently to the connected storage device, allowing them to load
with a track automatically.
Outputs for Master, Booth, and Record
Quick and easy connectivity to almost any amplification source, monitor
set-up, or recording device.
- 3 Band EQ
/ Gain section
Easily isolate or accentuate Treble, Midrange, and Bass frequencies on each
channel while ‘in the mix’ for optimum functionality and creativity. Set
your optimum audio volume prior to the line faders on each channel.
Smooth Cross Fader with Selectable Curve
Premium Super Smooth Crossfader with Selectable Curve allows users ultimate
flexibility and functionality to personalize their mixes.
Every Cortex unit features exclusive protection from accidental shutdown
while playing, securing your precious digital files from sudden corruption
and preserving your performance. To turn the unit off, simply press and hold
the power button for more than 2 seconds.
Type of Unit: Streaming Digital Audio Controller
Dimensions: DxHxW 10.5 x 2.5 x 19 inches
Weight : 12lbs
Type of unit: Streaming Digital Audio Controller
Format compatibility : MP3, WAV, CD-Audio
MP3 format: 8 kbps ~ 320 kbps, CBR/VBR, 44.1 kHz
WAV format :44.1 kHz, 16 bit stereo
Pitch ranges: 4, 8, 16, 24%
Pitch increment : 0.05%
Power: 6V DC 3000mA
Power consumption: 12 watts
Operating environment temp: +5º C to +35º C
(+41º F - +95º F)
Operating environment humidity: 5-85%
Adapter: AC 100~240V, 50/60Hz