DJ software with BPM functions (15)

Virtual DJ

MP3 mixing software, "targeting every DJ from bedroom DJs to professional superstars" according to the developers.
The Free Home Version includes BPM detection, effects, automix, and many other features.

Rapid Evolution

From the site: "It helps profile your songs by saving important properties, such as the BPM, key, time signature, styles, comments, and more. The software includes automatic BPM and key detection, as well as tools to determine this information yourself--a BPM tapper and a MIDI keyboard."
Price: Donation.

Scratch LIVE

With version 1.7.2, Scratch LIVE now has built-in BPM detection and saving to the ID3 tag.
Suggested retail price is $725 (July 2007).

Djay

Automatically detects BPM but does not write it to iTunes.
From the site: "for live performance or simply to enjoy your music, djay offers everything you need plus exciting innovations".
Price: $49.99 (as of March '09).

MixShare's Rapid Evolution

It helps profile your songs by saving important properties, such as the BPM, key, time signature, styles, comments, and more.
Free.

MP3Tools

Not as fancy as the professional mixing tools, but it is free.

TBX Player

The BPM application is separate from the main DJ application.
Freeware.
Web site in French.

Mixxx

Detects BPM but does not save to ID3v2 tag.
For Windows, OSX, and Linux.
Open source.

djDecks

Detects BPM and saves to ID3v2 tag.
Also includes a standalone batch BPM analyzer tool.
US$25 (free, 30 minutes demo).

Traktor DJ

Complete DJ application, not just a counter.
US$40-$230.

Ask the DJ

Automatically matches and mixes beats from different tracks.
Includes BPM detection.
US$29 (trial version available).

DJ Mix Lite

DJ Mix Lite is designed to play continuous music with cross fading, beat matching mixes between songs.
Doesn't seem to store in the MPS file the BPM value that it computes.
Freeware.

Other:

  • Mixsense
  • Kramixer
  • BPM Studio