Numark V7 and X5

Review: Numark V7 and X5

The following is an excerpt from my full review, which is available at DJ Tech Tools. Head over to read it in its entirety.

The DJ equipment industry has been in a state of change for a while, not least because the traditional paradigm for club DJing has been turned on its head and shaken until it no longer knows which way is up. Digital music and the advent of controllerist techniques have changed what DJs need and expect from equipment – but without, as yet, any standardisation in the market, manufacturers are left to their own devices to experiment.

Digital music and the advent of controllerist techniques have changed what DJs need and expect from equipment

Numark are no strangers to experimentation, and the Itch based NS7 was their first foray into the world of prestige, media-less controllers, holding the hand of the then new to market Itch from Serato. Now we have the V7 and X5, which take some of the key technologies developed for the NS7 and expand them into standalone products. How does the V7 stand up against CD decks and DVS solutions, and where does the X5 fit in the endless pile of two channel mixers?

To read the full review and drool over few pictures, head over to DJ Tech Tools for the whole article.

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