After an extended delay, Numark has announced a date for its iDJ2 iPod DJ mixing console. The iDJ2 features a Universal iPod Dock, and the ability to scratch, control pitch, key-lock, and simultaneously play two songs from a single iPod. Other features include a full-color screen, XLR and RCA connections, line inputs, and USB ports. In addition, the iDJ2 features a special iPod Direct Mode function that allows users to play all iPod-supported music including songs purchased from the iTunes Store. The Numark iDJ2 will be available in September with a street price of around $600.

Charles Starrett

Charles Starrett was a senior editor at iLounge. He's been covering the iPod, iPhone, and iPad since their inception. He has written numerous articles and reviews, and his work has been featured in multiple publications.