DJ apps for iOS have transformed from being just a novelty thing to practical music mixing propositions only in the recent past. Initially we had to manage with the controllers, but now plenty of fully featured apps have made the task of DJing with iOS devices quite enjoyable. Though it’s true that the iOS devices with DJ apps can never take the place of CDJs, controllers and turntables in clubs, they are a remarkable alternate option to have during house parties or other such amateur events. So start DJing by having a glimpse of the best iOS DJ apps on the App store.

Best DJ Apps for iPhone and iPad

Best DJ Apps for iPhone and iPad#1. d(- -)b

DB iPad App IconAn unusually named app, the d(- -)b has a modular environment, which allows users to personalize the working interface. As a result, you can include specific functions suiting your needs. You are allowed to add up to six waveform-style decks, in conjunction with EQ modules, beat effects and looping. Though when compared to some of its competitors, it lacks in certain compatibility features, but compensates with its customization and functionality. With an addition of a few vital features, this app can be a delight for you to DJ smoothly.

Compatibility: iPad
Price: $0.99
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#2. Cross DJ

Cross DJ iPhone App IconCross DJ has all the necessary features of a DJ system such as a mixer with EQs in the center and two decks on the side. The Cross DJ Free offers you two effects, flanger and echo with others available through in-app purchases. The looping function of the app is user-friendly and the cue points are accurate. Since the Cross DJ has teamed up with Soundcloud, you can search for your own songs stored in your Soundcloud account and use them for DJing. The clear-cut user interface can seem underhanded, but this is quite a competent app that goes well that can deliver big time.

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch
Price: Free
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#3. DJ Player

DJ Player iPhone App IconDJ Player distinguishes itself by supporting a wide array of devices and USB interfaces. This app exceeds your expectations by giving you many added tools and letting you create numerous effects on your device. While the complete list of features can produce a complicated working area, people who familiarize with the controls can bring out inspiring music. As soon as you sync any sound source, the app functions quickly to load music into your mixing booth, allowing you to mix it to your pleasure. All the options in the app are visibly labeled and user-friendly. It comes with powerful features like multiple output modes, MIDI connectivity, Time code vinyl control and more.

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch
Price: Free
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#4. djay LE

djay LE iPhone App IconAlgoriddim’s djay LE consists of all the features that can efficiently turn your iPad into a good DJ setup. You can access up to 25 tracks from your own music library. It has a user-friendly interface and features very low-latency converge, providing you a more professional feel and effect. Both learners and experts can use this app to dabble with songs, producing high quality results. Some of the stand-out features of the app include beat matching & automatic tempo, a shuffle playlist of your songs and looping. This DJ app is compatible with all main audio formats such as .wav, .aac, .mp3, and .aiff.

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch
Price: Free
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#5. djay 2

djay 2 iPhone App Icondjay 2 app incorporates all the features of its predecessor and further takes it to a higher level. It comprises of the same uncomplicated user interface while making DJing more expansive and easier for both professionals and beginners. It consists of two turn tables in landscape mode, and one turn table in portrait mode. This option is very handy especially if you own iPhone or iPad mini, as you can easily choose between size and quantity.

djay 2 gives you plenty of features like live recording, single deck mode, iTunes library integration, and so on. djay 2 is partnered with Spotify, making it easier for you to choose songs from 20 million tracks to mix and match as you desire.

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch
Price: $2.99
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#6. DJ Mixer 3

DJ Mixer 3 iPhone App IconDJ Mixer 3 comes with all new features for latest iOS devices like optimized interface, new deck effects and lots more. The free version of the app lets you use all the features of the app, but only with few tracks. If you buy the premium version of the app, you can unlock its full potential and experiment with mixing a variety of music. The paid version of DJ Mixer comes with some great exclusive options from Waves Audio. This includes MAXX Technology, which comprises of features to pump up the volume, boost the bass and optimize playback of the mixes.

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch
Price: Free
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#7. Traktor DJ

Traktor DJ iPhone App IconTraktor DJ is a popular app among DJs. It presents you with two decks to play songs that you can load from your iTunes library. Each deck offers you the basic controls for the Highs, Mids and Lows and a collection of effects. There are newly added updates to this app, which are Inter App Audio and Audiobus compatibility. You can connect Traktor app with extra effects in Audiobus and feed the audio to a recording app on your iOS device, rather than recording your mix in the DJ app itself. There are no remix decks in this app.

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch
Price: $1.99
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#8. Pacemaker DJ

Pacemaker DJ iPhone App IconPacemaker DJ is a simple-looking app loaded with many powerful features for Spotify users. You can conveniently pick tracks from your private playlist and load it onto your party playlist for mixing without redoing playlists. It has flat interface elements and pastels colors in place of realistic looking turntables. You have all the creative scope to mix songs with options to scratch either turntable, sync beats of multiple songs and also crossfade using an on-screen slider. The app provides numerous effects that you can include from controls located in the center of the turntables.

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch
Price: Free
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