Musikmesse Frankfurt 2008: Otus unveiled
Otus unveiled... EKS presented their next-generation DJ controller, Otus at Musikmesse Frankfurt 2008. This striking, space-age design DJ device features an innovative switch key for convenient dual-layer contol of two 'decks' with indepedant audio output (per deck), courtesy of the built-in multi-channel audio interface.
The EKS Otus is equipped with a large, configurable 7.5” jog wheel, fully configurable controls, solid aluminium build quality and new features for effects control, including touchpad and two motion sensors. To add more show into the mix, the effect controls are placed to make performing more visual.
With the advanced MIDI support and MIDI mappers it will be easy to configure Otus with just about any software application imaginable, be it audio, video or something else altogether, leaving the boundaries to be defined only by your imagination.
The EKS Otus will be available from June 2008.