- Core Audio
ELEVATE YOUR MIX
- TruWave colored waveform displays on all 4 decks
- Remix Decks, Loop Recorder, Macro FX and more
- Customizable mappings for all relevant DJ controllers
THE NEW PRO
TRAKTOR PRO 2 is Ready to Remix. Get started in seconds, fire up the Remix Decks and seamlessly merge the worlds of DJing and live performance.
TRAKTOR PRO 2 Demo Version
REMIX HAS LANDED
Start jamming with the powerful loop suite and included TRAKTOR loop content. Each of the 64 slots can hold a loop or one-shot sample – load sounds from your hard drive or by capturing loops live from your DJ set. Save them as Remix Sets and build up your own loop library - the potential for rocking completely unique live performances is endless.
UNDERSTANDING REMIX DECKS
Understanding the Remix Deck™
Remix Set™ Preparation: Basics
Remix Set™ Performance: Basics
The Remix Deck™ in Detail
Remix Set™ Preparation: Advanced 1/3
Remix Set™ Preparation: Advanced 2/3
Remix Set™ Preparation: Advanced 3/3
Remix Set™ Performance: Advanced
GET IN THE MIX
Load any track and TRAKTOR will analyze and ‘beat-grid’ it automatically - no matter what the genre is - leaving you to focus on the more exciting performance aspects of DJing. TRAKTOR PRO 2’s built-in mixer integrates multiple EQ and filter types, giving you full control of the frequency spectrum.
FUEL FOR YOUR REMIX DECKS
Ready for immediate use with TRAKTOR’s Remix Decks and TRAKTOR KONTROL F1, these all-in-one packs give you top tracks by renowned artists, split up into loops and one-shot samples. Recreate tracks live, make on-the-fly remixes, or remodel them into something completely your own.
See Remix Sets
Use TRAKTOR with an external hardware mixer, and theTRAKTOR KONTROL X1 can handle transport functions plus looping, hot cues and effects. For the ultimate creative boost,TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 provides intuitive control over TRAKTOR’s Remix Decks.
Beatmakers and producers can even expand TRAKTOR with the groove production studioMASCHINE. Tempo sync is automatic, and TRAKTOR's Auto Detection makes connecting and disconnecting NI hardware easy – even while your tracks playing.
TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 - performance DJ system.
TRAKTOR KONTROL S2 - 2.1 channel performance DJ system.
TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 - The definitive hardware for controlling the brandnew powerful Remix Decks™ in TRAKTOR PRO 2.5.
TRAKTOR KONTROL X1 - plug & play control over TRAKTOR's cueing, looping and effects.
MASCHINE - this Groove Production Studio can be synced with TRAKTOR, or used as a controller.
NEW IN 2.6.3: NEXT GENERATION TRAKTOR KONTROL X1 INTEGRATION
- Integration of next generation TRAKTOR KONTROL X1
- Metadata Sync with TRAKTOR DJ and Key Detection are now also available in TRAKTOR LE 2
- Various performance and stability improvements
NEW IN 2.6.2: TIMECODE IMPROVEMENTS, TRAKTOR KONTROL Z1
- Improved timecode reliability when using hot cues
- Improved resistance against record damage plus improved tracking alert warnings with MK2 vinyl
- High input warning (MK1 & MK2) and scroll zone responsiveness (MK2) has been enhanced for CD timecode
- Integration of the 2-channel mixing controller TRAKTOR KONTROL Z1
- Addition of Flux Mode button to the Deck Transport section
- Controller Manager expanded with various additional Remix Deck controls, now allows direct mapping of Remix Deck cells
NEW IN 2.6.1: TRAKTOR DJ SYNC, ENHANCED MIXING
- This first phase of Connect and Sync allows you to seamlessly syncs track meta data from TRAKTOR PRO to TRAKTOR DJ and back including all BPM, beat grid and cue point information. TRAKTOR 2.6.1 lets you rock the club with TRAKTOR PRO using the tracks you prepared on your iPad.
- TRAKTOR DJ’s advanced Key Detection shows you songs that match the key of your current track for effortless, super-smooth mixes.
- New Downbeat Detection lets you mix in perfect sync every time.
NEW IN 2.6: FLUX MODE AND MACRO FX
- Activate the new Flux Mode and it tracks the time while you juggle cue points, loop and re-edit the track live, then lets you drop back in at exactly the right moment. A powerful creative weapon and an innovative tool for maximum creativity and point-perfect timing.
- When released, the track drops exactly where it would have been if it had run “uninterrupted”. A convenient visual indicator in the waveform keeps track for you.
- Macro FX combine multiple TRAKTOR effects on a single control. Now it’s easier than ever to build up, breakdown and destroy tracks with a single, intuitive action – without being an FX guru.
- Read all about the Macro FX here
INNOVATIVE REMIX DECKS™
- Remix Decks let you select from up to 64 loops and one-shot samples per deck. Any of the four decks in TRAKTOR PRO 2 can be switched to be a Remix Deck
- Each Remix Deck offers four different Slots (columns), ideal for arranging sounds and loops by instrument groups e.g. different drum, bass, percussion loops. Play one sound per column - a total of four samples at any one time.
- Use loops from the included sound content or import any loops and sounds of your own
- Develop your own unique trademark sound and build a personal arsenal of sounds by live-capturing your favorite loops while DJing
REMIX SETS IN DEEP CONTROL
- To add more flavor, you can choose which slots are fed through TRAKTOR’s FX units, or even play samples in reverse
- The Punch mode allows for instant switching between different loops in one instrument group, in perfect phase - switch from one drum loop to the next exactly on the 2 and 4 snares
- Additionally, the Remix Deck quantize can be set to different values for full control of the musical phrasing
FREE REMIX SETS
- TRAKTOR PRO 2 and TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO 2 users can access a wealth of top quality loops and one-shots for use with the Remix Decks.
- Renowned artists have provided inspiring material in a number of genres, including Remix Sets prepared by Pan-Pot, Stewart Walker, and Marc Houle, among others.
- In all 1.6 GB of content is available – and all for free! As soon as you’ve registered the TRAKTOR PRO 2 software, you can download the Remix Sets.
Get Remix Sets...
IMPROVED BPM DETECTION
- New tempo detection for improved accuracy, developed from analysing thousands of tracks from various genres
- New “downbeat” auto-detection improves auto-beat-gridding and phase recognition
- Convenient analysis options when importing files to your collection - set the tempo range by BPM
- Much improved BPM detection on tracks with variable tempo, (such as “live” drummer genres) - now detects average BPM
- Rewritten Tempo-Tap – instant and simple realignment anytime your tracks drifts away from the grid over time
- Manually adjusted grids, (and all BPM-locked tracks) keep their position and tempo from previous versions
This integration gives CDJ users access to powerful features such as TRAKTOR's Remix Decks, sync, superior cueing and looping, intuitive browsing and world-class effects. TRAKTOR memorizes your settings, so every DJ booth becomes your DJ booth, no matter what equipment is installed.
Currently using TRAKTOR DUO 2 or TRAKTOR SCRATCH DUO 2? You can upgrade for free to TRAKTOR PRO 2. Check your NI user account email address; we sent you an email around April 1st, 2012 with the details.
Once you're using TRAKTOR PRO 2, you are entitled to a free update to TRAKTOR PRO 2.5 with Remix Decks, available via NI Service Center. This gives you a whole batch of amazing new features to play with - on top of the new Remix Decks! See above for more details.
System Requirements, Audio Formats, Drivers
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS SUPPORTED DRIVERS
Mac OS X 10.7 or 10.8 (latest update), Intel Core 2 Duo, 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
SUPPORTED AUDIO FORMATS
TRAKTOR SOFTWARE COMPARISON CHART
|FEATURE DESCRIPTION||TRAKTOR LE 2||TRAKTOR PRO 2|
|Why is it for me?||Included with NI hardware or products by other manufacturers||Takes your DJ setup and creative arsenal to the next level|
|# of Track Decks||2||4 Track Decks, individually switchable to Remix Decks™|
|Remix Decks included||
|Cue point types (Cue, In, Out, Load, Grid, Loop)||none||all|
|FX units||2 (fixed)||4 (assignable)|
|Effects||3 + Filter||30+|
|Auto Configuration w/ NI audio interfaces & controllers||
|Automatic beat detection||
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