Pioneer unveils ‘Mixtrax’ – virtual DJ music experience

Pioneer Electronics has introduced an innovative audio technology product Mixtrax for DJs to create a non-stop mix of music library.

Mixtrax transforms consumer’s music library from iPhone, iPod, USB, SD device into customizable tracks and plays it back with added transitions creating a virtual DJ effects inside selected Pioneer products.

Mixtrax comes with a free music management software, which analyzes and includes various musical attributes like tempo and beats per minute (BPM), and assorts the playlists in different genres.

Pioneer Mixtrax - virtual DJ music experience

Pioneer has also built a simpler version of the technology Mixtrax EZ for in-car CD receivers and in-car audio video receivers.  The new in-car CD receivers will feature three types of DJ-style transitions (Flanger, Echo and Crossfade) and six sound effects (Backspin 1 and 2, Echo, Trans, Roll and Scratch) which are automatically added between songs for a nonstop, continuous listening experience.

The new in car audio video receivers comes with illumination buttons which includes two modes of illumination (defeatable), each with six color patterns that create different light effects.

“Gone are the days when you have to keep pressing the remote control buttons for your favorite track. With Mixtrax, non-stop music of your choice will make your travel a ‘discotheque experience’. This intuitive technology can also be experienced on your desktop. The software can be downloaded from Pioneer India Facebook page from mid of Decembe,” Pioneer India marketing manager, Gaurav Kulshrestha said.

Pioneer India Electronics Pvt. Ltd. will introduce the new models with the Mixtrax technology in India at the 11th Auto Expo held on January 2012 in New Delhi.


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