News gets hands-on with Pioneer CDJ-2000

Pioneer lifted the lid on the CDJ-2000 last night, its rather lovely new CD DJ deck, and we were there at the unveiling to get hands-on with the new k

The CDJ-2000 is the first in a new line of DJ devices from Pioneer, and is a fully-featured CD turntable that wants to move DJs away from laptops and back to decks.

A multimedia hero, the CDJ-2000 can take on USB sticks, external hard drives and SD cards so you can load up songs sans-CD, and also save mixes automatically as well.

It also boasts a 6.1-inch screen that will show up any information from album art to waveforms, and a touch-sensitive pad to help you skip to points you want to be at in songs.

Head over to the our blog post to feast your eyes on our photos and first impressions of the kit, and let us know what you think to the £1499 CD deck below.