umidi is the world's first custom & visual DJ controller. It gives DJ's a way to build their perfect midi controller by offering unparalleled choice in both hardware and software.
ï¿¼Using umidi's website, design your own DJ controller however you want. Your design is then built and shipped it to you anywhere in the world. Customisation ï¿¼includes different components, many colors choices, lighting shapes and even ï¿¼laser etching a custom image onto the face plate.
ï¿¼The umidi also introduces a new visual element to DJ controllers. At the heart of ï¿¼umidi lie 288 RGB LED's that can be controlled to do whatever you want. This ï¿¼allows for music driven lighting, button effects, visualizing mixing, millions of ï¿¼colors and more. You can even create your own lighting effects. This is easily ï¿¼done using the umidi editor.
ï¿¼The umidi can have the up to 36 components, which include:
- ï¿¼Jog Wheels
- ï¿¼Aluminum Push Buttons
- ï¿¼Drum Pads
- ï¿¼Silicon Buttons
- ï¿¼& more coming soon
ï¿¼Each component comes in nine different colors varieties. Select from green, blue, ï¿¼red, yellow, orange, pink, purple, white & black.
ï¿¼Using umidi's website umidi.co, you can use the design interface to drag and ï¿¼drop what components you want, select colors and upload your own image to ï¿¼build your perfect controller. This means you will have a one of kind controller, ï¿¼specifically designed to your needs.
ï¿¼umidi's enclosure is milled from a single piece of high grade aluminium, is only 1 ï¿¼inch (2.5cms) thick and weighs less than 3lbs pounds (1.4kgs). You can chose ï¿¼the anodized color of either black, white, blue, yellow, pink, purple, red, orange ï¿¼and green.
ï¿¼umidi works with all midi DJ software including Traktor, Live, Scratch Live, ï¿¼Virtual DJ and more. It's compatible with Mac OS X, Windows & Linux (plug & ï¿¼play, no drivers necessary). It uses a 32bit ARM 120Mhz for low latency ï¿¼optimization.
umidi will be available on kickstarter.com in December of this year starting at an introductory price of $1050 including shipping and handling to anywhere in the world.