Casio XW-J1 User Manual

Casio XW-J1 User Manual

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Before trying to use this product, be sure to read
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  • Page 1 USER’S GUIDE Safety Precautions Before trying to use this product, be sure to read the separate “Safety Precautions”.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    CASIO EUROPE GmbH Casio-Platz 1, 22848 Norderstedt, Germany in EU countries only. ESD Warning : The XW-J1 may be affected by Electrostatic Discharge interference. If this happens, please turn off and wait a few minutes before powering on the unit.
  • Page 3 2. If you are using the AC adaptor for power, unplug it from the wall outlet. • Before using the instrument, be sure to carefully read through the 3. Contact your original retailer or an authorized CASIO Service Provider. instructions contained in this manual.
  • Page 4: Important Safeguards

    Declaration of Conformity Model Number: XW-J1 Trade Name: CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. Responsible party: CASIO AMERICA, INC. Address: 570 MT. PLEASANT AVENUE, DOVER, NEW JERSEY 07801 Telephone number: 973-361-5400...
  • Page 5: Features

    / djay for iPad and vjay / djay for iPhone app available from the App store. There’s no need to worry about the battery, as XW-J1 charges your iPhone or iPad while you play. Please refer the algoriddim website to check the latest information of applications.
  • Page 6: Part Names & Functions For Vjay App

    PART NAMES & FUNCTIONS for vjay app TEMPO SLIDER Increasing / decreases the video and sound playback speed. PITCH BEND Instantly speeds up & down the video and song playback speed. FX ON ON/OFF button for visual effect FX PARAM Control for visual effect parameter.
  • Page 7: Part Names & Functions For Djay App

    PART NAMES & FUNCTIONS for djay app Control the AUTO LOOP function. Check a page of ADVANCED FEATURES for usage of the AUTO LOOP. Control the BOUNCE LOOP function. Check a page of ADVANCED FEATURES for usage of the BOUNCE LOOP. Control the CUE POINT function.
  • Page 8 Connect the included SDC-6 (DC 5.9V 3A) power adaptor to this socket. For connecting XW-J1 to your computer. You can protect your XW-J1 from theft by attaching a Kensington lock to this slot. SHIFT FUNCTION Push SHIFT together with other buttons to enable the buttons double features.
  • Page 9: Setting Up The Xw-J1 (Ios)

    30 pin connector. 4. Launch the "vjay for iOS(iPad/iPhone)" or "djay for iOS(iPad/iPhone)" App. - Main Output : Ch 1-2 / Casio XW-J1 Audio Out - Pre-Cueing : Ch 3-4 / Casio XW-J1 Audio Out 5. Select the audio output setting in the iOS mode selector on the rear panel of the XW-J1 (#31).
  • Page 10 (Spin2 Rear) everything that's going on. Split Output=ON (MONO) - iOS Left side(Master output sound) = XW-J1 Master out(mono) - iOS Right side(Cue output sound) = XW-J1 Headphone out(mono) 2) Stereo Stereo output mode to enable XW-J1 to output 2ch stereo signals sent from App.
  • Page 11: Connection Example

    - Powered Speakers ( Power Adaptor ) - Amplifier - DJ Mixer ( Headphones ) (XW-J1) XW-J1 + Mac / Windows ( Powered Speakers ) ( Powered Speakers ) ( Computer ) RCA Cable (some examples are) - Powered Speakers...
  • Page 12: Basic Operation

    Once setup has completed, let's play some video. To begin with, load a video to deck 1 (left). (NOTE) Make sure the left and right Input fader of XW-J1 (#17) are both set to the lowest position. Push left key of the Cross key (#22) to open your play list and choose some video Clips by finger tap.
  • Page 13 Tempo fader (#1), to make a mix, but this requires technique and experience. However, it's a different case if you use vjay and XW-J1. Push the SYNC button (#15) on one side. Do you notice the change? The tempo of deck 1 and 2 now matches.
  • Page 14: Advanced Features

    The vjay application makes it easy to record your own videos using the built-in camera of the iPad/iPhone, and add them to the vjay library. The XW-J1 can then be used to control FX, scratch and loop your videos. It just takes a few seconds to record your own video and start being creative!
  • Page 15 2. START POINT & CUE POINT Cue points of video and song can be set with XW-J1. 4 cue points can be set on each deck. A) How to set a START POINT Load a track to a deck and search for the point you wish to set a start point using the JOG wheel (#10).
  • Page 16 (effect level) of each effect. [Video]      [Audio] Crush Crush sound Strobe Transformer Twitl Flange effect Fisheye Peak filter 5. Audio and Video Scratch vjay for iPad / iPhone has Audio and Video scratch function by controlling the JOG of XW-J1. Scratch for Audio wave Scratch for VIDEO Scratch Button ON...
  • Page 17: Support

    3) iPhone5(with lightning connector) does not recognize the XW-J1 (note) -Although XW-J1 uses a 30-pin connector cable to connect to iOS devices,it can also be used with iOS devices that have a Lightning connector, such as the iPad Retina, iPad mini and iPhone5.Please only use the genuine 30-pin to Lightning adaptor provided by Apple.
  • Page 18: Operating Precautions

    CASIO is prohibited under copyright laws. Avoid the following locations for this product. • IN NO EVENT SHALL CASIO BE LIABLE FOR • Areas exposed to direct sunlight and high humidity ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, •...
  • Page 19 AC Adaptor Handling Precautions Model: AD-59300S 1. Read these instructions. 2. Keep these instructions on hand. 3. Heed all warnings. 4. Follow all instructions. 5. Do not use this product near water. 6. Clean only with a dry cloth. 7. Do not install near radiators, heat registers, stoves, or any other source of heat (including amplifiers). 8.
  • Page 20 XW-J1-E-1A...

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