DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

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DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by Oscar F » Fri Apr 03, 2009 12:27 am

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And yes it's $3499 and comes with a fully loaded version of Live 7 + 14GIG sample library.
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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by lis102trants » Fri Apr 03, 2009 1:48 am

Aside from the ipod dock and price, I like the idea of it!

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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by dhilsabeck » Fri Apr 03, 2009 6:25 am

mmmm barbeque....


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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by six_o_clock_crow » Fri Apr 03, 2009 8:07 am

I like the idea, but have to say I think the execution lets it down. As per usual, it's the little things that make a big difference for me. Namely, the screen should be tilted for easier viewing, and WHY such a limited number of knobs? I just don't get it, even with the touchscreen. That layout could make so much better use of the available space.

For each channel you really want a minimum of one fader and six knobs to control: volume, pan, 3 band EQ, and 2 send levels. Why doesn't a proper mixer layout MIDI controller exist???
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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by snakedogman » Fri Apr 03, 2009 8:48 am

I guess it's nice, but it's basically just a laptop plus one or two midi controllers but less flexible (although handy to have everything in one box).

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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by 4am » Fri Apr 03, 2009 9:41 am

snakedogman wrote:I guess it's nice, but it's basically just a laptop plus one or two midi controllers but less flexible (although handy to have everything in one box).
thinking exactly the same
not for me

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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by LeifonMars » Fri Apr 03, 2009 10:17 am

Their products are not smart. They look convincing at first, but when you take a closer look they just turn me off. They're like offering you a lot of muscles with no flexibility.
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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by mr.adl » Fri Apr 03, 2009 10:21 am

Bah..."comes with Live 7"(!)
lame!




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Re: DBeat like OMGWTFBBQPPL - what where they thinking ?

Post by Warminstrel » Fri Apr 03, 2009 10:25 am

will appeal to wedged up punters new to production.

Sure they'l make loads of mullar from noobs with trust funds.

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