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Denon DJ - SC5000M  


SC5000M has a fully functional and customize-able 7" touch-screen offering all the information needed for your mix. The default UI for the screen will be automatically downloaded the first time you connect the SC5000M to a computer running VirtualDJ (Internet connection is required at least for the 1st time)

The default UI of SC5000M offers 3 main views:
- Full Deck View (default) with Deck information, including Pads and Sampler panels.
- Basic Deck View , with Basic Deck information (without Pads and Sampler), and a small Browser view
- Full Browser view with Midi Deck..

Use the SHORTCUTS button on the SC5000M to toggle between the Full and Basic Deck views.
Use the VIEW button to toggle between Deck and Browser views.

Denon SC5000M Screen - Full Deck view

Denon SC5000M Screen - Basic Deck view

Denon SC5000M Screen - Browser View

Indicates the Deck that the device is controlling. Tap to switch to a different Deck
Track's Title, Remix and Artist. Tap this area to see other Track's info such as Album, Year, Genre and Comment.
Track's Length, original BPM and Key. Tap Key value to toggle between Musical and Camelot value.
Track's progress wave with Hotcues markers. Can be locked from Settings to prevent accidental taps
Track's musical key information. Key value can be displayed in Harmonic or Camelot view. Line is colored based on the key value. The MATCH text will be highlighted when Track's key matches the key of the other Deck.
Tap this area to get more key controls at the Deck info area.
Current Loop size in beats.
Track's Time. Tap this area to toggle between Elapsed and Remain Time.
Track's Tempo information : Current BPM, Pitch, Pitch range%
Tap the BPM value area to to get Beat-grid Adjust controls at the Deck Info area.
Quantize. Tap to enable/disable.
Automix. Tap to enable/disable Automix on this deck.
Master Deck indicator
Beat-grid information in Bars : Beats
Wave Zoom mode. Tap to enable (icon will blink) and then use the BROWSE encoder to zoom the waveform in/out. Tap again to disable the Zoom mode.
Waveform.Can be locked (from accidental touch) or displayed in different colors and types, depending on the settings that can be found in the WAVES tab of SETTINGS view
Performance Pads. Displays the name of the currently selected Pads page, the values of its Parameters (if available) and information about the Pads functionality of the selected page.
Show/hide Sampler Bank and Sampler mode controls.
Show/hide Custom Buttons panel
Select to view the Folders List.
Select to view the Songs List.
Select to view the Sideview. Tap again to cycle through the available lists of Sideview (Automix, Sidelist, Karaoke, Sampler and Shortcuts.
Browser Info. Tap to show/hide Info panel on the right side of the Browser for the browsed track. See VirtualDJ Manual on how to customize what this panel will display
Text Options. Tap to show/hide buttons to enlarge/reduce the Font size and 3 levels of Line padding
Tap to get the On-Screen Keyboard and search for tracks in your Library


Hold down the [VIEW] button for more than 2 seconds to get the SETTINGS view. Press the VIEW button again to go back to the Decks view.
Various settings are offered to adjust views, Waves, Browser behavior etc. and their values will be kept across sessions. A description of each setting is displayed at the bottom of the view, each time you tap, select or change a setting.

Denon SC5000M screen - Settings view

For further Technical features and specifications, visit

Denon DJ SC5000M Prime
Product's Page

Hardware Integration Department

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