Compare the Mixars DUO MKI to the Pioneer DJ DJM-450

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 Mixars DUO MKIEveryone has different preferences, and we hope our frank reviews will make your decision easier. First, we will take a look at the Mixars DUO MKI.

 Pioneer DJ DJM-450Next up is the Pioneer DJ DJM-450.


Mixars DUO MKI

Pioneer DJ DJM-450


+ New and improved crossfader.
+ 8 dedicated trigger pads.
+ Free software.

+ Robust faders for long-term use.
+ Entry level version of the 900 pro.
+ Flexible I/O.
+ Free software license.


It has a much lower price tag and allows users to remotely control with ease and efficiency. It comes with a copy of Serato DJ and makes a good choice for a beginner because of its package nature.

It is a well built piece of equipment, and has great connectivity options and the software is pretty decent.

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