Serato DJ 1.7.7 — Rane MP2015 and hardware

serato dj 1.7.7

Serato DJ 1.7.7. is out, and with it comes support for the Rane MP2015, making it the first Rane mixer supported by Traktor and Serato DJ, which is huge news.

The Pioneer DDJ-SB2 — the same but a little more

Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2 Serato DJ Intro controller (3)

Not new, but better — the Pioneer DDJ-SB2 with Serato DJ Intro is a worthy upgrade, featuring trims, filters, and meters, plus a new quantised trans effect.

ANALYSIS: What Pioneer DJ’s DJM-S9 actually means

Pioneer DJ DJM-S9 Serato DJ Mixer (2)

You read the news, saw the pictures, and watched the video. Now let’s analyse the features of the DJM-S9, and what this means for Pioneer DJ and Serato.

Buttons and bling: Pioneer DJ’s DJM-S9 Serato DJ mixer

Pioneer DJ DJM-S9 Serato DJ scratch MIxer (7)

Cat out of bag — the Pioneer DJ DJM-S9 Serato DJ fuelled 2 channel mixer is here. In black and gold, with 2 x USB and a lot of buttons. Full story within.

UPDATE: Serato DJ 1.7.6 is Denon DS1 ready

serato dj 1.7.6 Denon DS1

Serato has rolled out a timely small update. Serato DJ 1.7.6 opens the door to Denon DJ’s long awaited DS1 audio interface.

OUT NOW: Serato DJ 1.7.4 — new hardware support and more

serato dj 1.7.4

Fresh out of the beta blocks is Serato DJ 1.7.4, and with it comes support for more mixers, Beat Jump, and a slew of fresh features and fixes.

Serato DJ 1.7.4 Beta — DVS Club Kit, Beat Jump and more

serato dj 1.7.4 public beta club kit

Serato DJ 1.7.4 hits public beta and brings goodies like Beat Jump and Club Kit DVS support for Pioneer and Allen & Heath mixers. Download it today.

NAMM 2015 — Numark Mixtrack Pro 3

MixtrackPro III

Numark reveal a decent update to the Mixtrack Pro, bringing it to its 3rd generation, and powered by Serato DJ Intro. Meet the Numark Mixtrack Pro 3.

NAMM 2015 — Numark NS7III Controller

Numark NS7III controller screens NAMM 2015

The Numark NS7II is a hefty and expensive slice of controller. So when Numark announce the NS7III with screens, you’d be forgiven for thinking that you’d have to sell body parts to finance a new one. But don’t worry — the NS7III’s screens are an add-on unit available separately as well. Yes, that render that was floating around a while ago is now a thing.

Serato DJ 1.7.3 — Pioneer XDJ-1000 HID ready

serato DJ 1.7.3 XDJ-1000

Just a quickie — Serato has rolled out Serato DJ 1.7.3, a simple upgrade to allow the new Pioneer XDJ-1000 play nice with HID.