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Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8
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Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ System

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ System

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ System Details

Experience a new way to mix and perform with TRAKTOR KONTROL S8 ?" a 4-channel stand-alone mixer, professional audio interface, and enhanced performance decks for ultimate control over the included TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO software. Touch-sensitive controls and high-res displays deliver DJ workflow that is truly cutting-edge.

Get physical with the music. Touch-sensitive knobs, faders, and LED-guided touch strips bring TRAKTOR software to life on vivid full-color displays, keeping you focused on performance ?" not on your laptop. The S8??s touch-and-see workflow means you connect with your music ?" and with your crowd.

Two high-res color displays put TRAKTOR software in plain sight. Browsing, track info, effect, and filter values come into view directly in front of you. Keep an eye on the running track??s ultra-crisp vector waveform. Or access Remix Decks in full view.

Create your signature sound with responsive Remix Deck controls. Intuitively mix in sounds with 4+4 channel Remix Deck faders. Plus, live capture and trigger your own samples and loops using 16 color-coded performance pads.

Your style. Your sound. This is enhanced DJ performance.

Connect anything your setup needs ?" TRAKTOR KONTROL S8 boasts the most expansive connectivity on a DJ controller yet. The on-board 4-channel mixer features unique wear-resistant faders that offer unprecedented durability. Plus, TRAKTOR Mode buttons on every mixer channel switch between TRAKTOR and stand-alone mode ?" ideal for handing the night over to the next DJ.

TRAKTOR KONTROL S8??s features work together to set your creativity in motion ?" DJ workflow that is truly multisensory.

Touch-sensitive knobs respond to activate the Browse View, plus filter, pitch, and effect parameters on the displays ?" all without shifting focus to the laptop.

TRAKTOR KONTROL S8??s smart views and pop-up panels deliver dynamic visual feedback that??s more than meets the eye. Browse your library, monitor effects, improvise on the fly, and more at the touch of a button ?" and directly within view.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ System Features

    • Designed for enhanced DJ performance, TRAKTOR KONTROL S8 is the perfect fusion of hardware and software.
    • The S8??s touch-and-see workflow brings the industry-leading DJ software to life under your fingertips ?" and right before your eyes.
    • Access transport controls, cue points, and trigger loops or Remix Decks directly on the unit. Plug-and-play control of TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO 2 means no mapping or control assignments necessary.
    • Play different. TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO??s Effects, Remix Decks, and track browsing come to life on full color displays triggered by touch-sensitive controls. Two wide touch strips allow for pitch bending, track seeking, and vinyl scratch emulation.
    • Sixteen color-coded performance pads transform the decks into powerful live performance controls. Trigger Remix Set cells, slice up and rearrange in Freeze mode, tweak your loops, or improvise using hotcues ?" all within view, and within reach.
    • Not the average mixing interface. TRAKTOR Mode buttons on every mixer channel toggle between TRAKTOR and stand-alone mode for integrating a wealth of analog and digital gear ?" perfect for use with TRAKTOR SCRATCH and seamless transitions between multiple setups.
    • The S8??s 4-channel mixer section features innovative wear-resistant faders. Under the hood, inversed carbon strips prevent nightclub wear from debris and drastically prolong fader life.
    • The S8 offers the most comprehensive connectivity on a TRAKTOR controller yet. Four analog inputs with phono and mic preamps let you connect turntables, CDJs or other gear. Both XLR and RCA master outputs and ¼ inch booth outputs connect the TRAKTOR KONTROL S8 to any sound system imaginable.
    • 24-bit/48kHz of built-in, pristine audio boosts output to levels designed for the most demanding situations. MIDI In and Out lets you sync TRAKTOR with synthesizers, drum computers, MASCHINE, or external effects.
  • TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO 2 contains a wealth of software features designed for ultimate flexibility and intuitive pro performance.
    • TRACK PREPARATION Browse and find your favorite tracks in seconds. Full iTunes integration in TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO 2 means your library and playlists are quickly accessible directly from TRAKTOR.
    • SYNC Sync tracks instantly. Track BPM, beatgrids, and key are automatically detected on import and used by the powerful Sync engine for perfectly beatmatched mixes ?" every time.
    • SOFTWARE MIXER The built-in software mixer provides a wealth of customizable professional DJ mixer features. Choose from different EQs and filter types modelled after industry favorites. Plus activate FX Units from each channel.
    • LOOPING AND CUEING Advanced looping features let you take snapshots of your favorite track parts in perfect time and change loop length on the fly. TRAKTOR automatically stores your hotcues, so you can jump to straight to key moments.
    • EFFECTS Over 30 studio-grade effects, 4 individual FX Units, and one-knob Macro FX offer an endless sonic palette designed to texturize your tracks. Or group and customize effects to let your creativity run wild.
    • LOOP RECORDER Record audio from a live source, master out, or individual channels for creative, multi-layered overdubs. Then transfer sounds into Remix Decks slots instantly.
    • Mix with your digital files on turntables or CDJs with TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO 2 software plus vinyl and CD control. Native Scratch technology features ultra-responsive timecode for outstanding performance on up to four decks.
    • Spin with super-precise 2kHz control signal on 120g vinyl that feels just like a 12-inch record. Or use TRAKTOR??s loops and hot cues with your CDJs?? cue and manual looping functions to get the best out of both analog and digital mediums.
    • And improvise live using Remix Decks with timecode control to seamlessly merge the worlds of DJing and live performance.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ System Specifications

    • Mac OS X 10.8 or 10.9 (latest update), Intel® Core" i5, 4 GB RAM
    • Windows 7 or 8 (latest Service Pack, 32/64 Bit), 2.0 GHz Intel® Core" i5 or AMD A-Series, 4 GB RAM
    • MP3, WAV, AIFF, Audio-CD, FLAC, Ogg Vorbis, non-DRM WMA**, non-DRM AAC
    • ** WMA playback supported only on Windows
    • Monitor with 1024 x 768 screen resolution, USB 2.0 or higher, OpenGL version 2.1 or higher, 1.5 GB free disc space, high-speed internet connection (for installation)
    • Depth: 15.5"
    • Height: 3"
    • Width: 23"
    • Weight: 12lbs

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