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Pioneer DDJ-SB3 DJ Controller

Pioneer DDJ-SB3 DJ Controller, Built for use with Serato DJ, Professional-Style Layout, FX Fade, Pad Scratch, 16 Multi-Colored Performance Pads


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Discounted Price $249.00 to $269.00

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Pioneer has combined the popular features of the DDJ-SB2 with their leading Serato DJ controllers, so learning to DJ is more accessible. The DDJ-SB3 DJ Controller is the ideal tool for beginners looking to hone their skills, this 2-channel controller is easy to navigate, featuring a professional-style layout inspired by the top DDJ-S range. Master Serato DJ Lite, then when you're ready, purchase Serato DJ Pro to progress on this machine. Smoothly transition between tracks with ease thanks to the added FX Fade feature and experiment with scratch effects without using turntables via the Pad Scratch function. Co-developed with DJ Jazzy Jeff, this technique adds scratch recordings to tracks at a touch of the Performance Pads.

Intuitive Layout
All of the features were designed to be where you need them, when you need them. The layout inherits elements from the DDJ-S series with jog wheels, Performance Pads, play and cue buttons, independent Auto Loop buttons, and all knobs and fader positions arranged in an easy-to-reach way that mimics professional gear.

Smooth Transitions
Whether you're an experienced DJ or beginner, mixing is seamless with the FX Fade feature. By reducing the volume and applying FX at the same time, FX Fade smoothly blends tracks, even those from clashing genres. Choose eight combinations of the following four FX patterns: high pass filter, low pass filter, loop playback, and back spin.

Pad Scratch
Add scratch effects to cued and currently playing songs without a turntable thanks to Pad Scratch. This effect lets you reproduce, and create patterns from, eight of hip-hop legend DJ Jazzy Jeff's different scratch recordings. As the speed automatically matches the BPM, you won't need to worry about breaking rhythm.

Color Options:

  • Black: DDJ-SB3
  • Silver (Limited Edition): DDJ-SB3-S


  • Designed for Serato DJ Lite for intuitive DJ performances
  • Professional layout with dedicated Play/Cue buttons
  • 16 performance pads for Hot Cues, FX Fade, Pad Scratch, and Sampler features
  • World's first Pad Scratch techniques recorded by DJ Jazzy Jeff, for easy and unique scratch performances
  • FX Fade featuring 8 FX patterns to choose from for smooth mixing
  • Built-in sound card (audio interface) plug and play by simply connecting the controller to your laptop using a single USB cable
  • Class compliant - no need to install a driver
  • Mic input circuit clear audio without distortion even with high input level
  • USB bus powered
  • Includes USB cable and operating instructions

Get your Pioneer DDJ-SB3 DJ Controller today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • DJ Controller
  • USB Cable
  • Operating Instructions



Very good DJ controller for a beginner. My friend who is a DJ recommended it and also asked if he could use my controller when he goes to do a job because it's smaller than his controller. Overall I like the DDJ SB3



I would buy this over and over again


Love ❤️ it



Great controller


Really like this a lot it's a great starter controller. I've have always been a Dj from young and I left it alone for many year an I got the itch again so opt for this machine and very happy



Nice for the money


Definite upgrade from the Numark Party mix which I had before. Wish there was a way to connect self powered speakers without the RCA cables



Costumer service


I was looking for this controller and they really made this hard to find item accessible for me to purchase thanks





This was a gift for my husband. He loves it with the exception of it being a little on the light weight side.



Is good for beginners


I was a DJ 30 years ago. I saw, I brought, it makes it too easy for me to mix.. Great for a new wave beginner, hut for an expert its simple



Complete Controller


I love this controller. Its responsive, smooth and has plenty of features. More than enough.



Great place to start


This is the first musical instrument I've bought, and it is a great place to start. I did plenty of research, spoke with friends and am happy with my purchase. Also, the Sam Ash customer service (I bought over the phone) was unparalleled.








DDJ-SB3 DJ Controller

4.7 31


USB 2.0
Number of Channels 4
Number of Trigger/Pads 16
Software Included Yes
Software Title Serato DJ Lite (Compatible with Serato DJ Pro)
Number of USB Ports 1
Number of Microphone Inputs 1
Crossfader Type Standard
XLR Outputs No
RCA Output Yes
1/4" Outputs Yes
Display Screen No
Headphone Output Type 1/8"
Power Supply Type USB Bus Powered
Standalone Mixer No
DVS Compatible Yes
Mac OS Requirements OS X 10.11 or later
PC OS Requirements Windows 7 SP1 or later
Weight 4.63 lbs.
Dimensions 19 x 10.72 x 2.3 inches (LxWxH)
Series DDJ Series
Model Black: DDJ-SB3, Silver (Limited Edition): DDJ-SB3-S
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for one year and labor for one year from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

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