Great entry level hardware device for budding laptop DJs.
Intuitive and easy enough for vinyl snobs to grasp.
Price is right.
USB powered, no batteries.
Minimal controls light up so you can party in the dark.
Bundled beginnerís software causes headaches.
Knobs are a little too close to the platters, bumps and knocks result.
Cheap plastic construction.
By Macworld UK on August 19, 2011
The Gemini FirstMix USB MIDI Controller is a small, easy-to-use tool for aspiring digital DJs to learn the basics using songs from their own iTunes library. The FirstMix Controller has two decks for scratching or queuing up songs, a mixer, and several...80
By Wired on August 09, 2011
I’m a vinyl guy. I’ve been a vinyl guy ever since I started DJing on the radio and at local parties when I was 19.I’m not anti-digital, it’s just that vinyl was the only choice in the mid-1990s when MP3s weren’t yet...60
By Appletell on May 15, 2011
Overall, the Gemini FirstMix is a good, but not great, choice for beginners. It covers all the basics, but leaves some things to be desired. Then...60