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Serato DJ 1.6.1

Serato DJ 1.6.1

IMPORTANT: If you are downloading Serato DJ for use with Rane Hardware, please read this article on updating your device firmware.

Serato DJ now has Serato Video built into its codebase making it easier than ever to have a play with a trial version of Serato Video. New features include official support for: Windows 8, Serato Remote 1.1 with Slicer and the Pioneer CDJ850, Multiple Panels & Recording Location.


Key New Features Of Serato DJ 1.6.1

Windows 8 support
Multiple Panels

Have any combination of FX, SP6 & Video panels open at the same time.

Recording Location 

Choose where you’d like to save your audio and video mixes. 

Serato Remote 1.1 support

Slicer - continuously chop your playing track into eight slices, which can be re-triggered in any order using the eight performance pads.


Serato Video

This is our first major update since the release of Serato Video.

Video mix recording

Full recording capability of the mixed output in up to 1080p.

Audio/ Video Linked FX

Use FX on audio and visuals simultaneously.

Free Visualiser content from I Love QC *

Five unique Quartz Compositions that will react to the audio playing.

Syphon Support *

Share the Serato Video output with third party apps in real time.

Windows 8 support and Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks support

*Only available for Mac users.


Release Notes

Read the full Release Notes for Serato DJ 1.6.1.


Minimum Specifications

These are simply the minimum requirements to run Serato DJ and the Serato DJ Expansion Packs. For best performance and for use in professional situations we recommend you use a higher spec computer, preferably with an Intel processor.

Please Note: Some Expansion Packs require higher specs than Serato DJ and we do not currently support AMD processors1

  Mac Windows

Serato DJ

Operating System Mac OS X 10.6
Mac OS X 10.7
Mac OS X 10.8
Mac OS X 10.9 2
Windows 7
Windows 8
Processor Intel Processors
i3, i5 or i7   32 & 64 bit: 1.07GHz+   3
Core 2 Duo   32 bit: 2.0 GHz+    64 bit: 2.4 GHz+
Screen Resolution 1280 x 720
RAM 32 bit: 2 GB
64 bit: 4 GB
USB Available USB 2.0 port

Serato Pitch 'n Time DJ

Processor i5 or i7   32 & 64 bit: 1.07GHz+   4
RAM 32 & 64 bit: 4 GB

Serato Video

Processor i3, i5 or i7*   32 & 64 bit: 1.07GHz+   5
Core 2 Duo   32 & 64 bit: 2.5 GHz+   6
Screen Resolution 1280 x 800
RAM 32 & 64 bit: 4 GB
Video Memory 384 MB (1 GB+ recommended for best performance)

Windows computers using Intel graphics cards are not currently supported by Serato Video. Please read this FAQ.


More Manuals & Downloads

Serato DJ Mac OS X installer
Serato DJ Windows installer
Serato DJ Manual (English)
Serato DJ Manual (French)
Serato DJ Manual (German)
Serato DJ Manual (Italian)
Serato DJ Manual (Japanese)
Serato DJ Manual (Simplified Chinese)
Serato DJ Manual (Spanish)
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Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Novation TWITCH
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark MixDeck
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark MixDeck Express
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark MixDeck Quad
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark Mixtrack Pro
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark Mixtrack Pro II
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark N4
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark NS6
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark NS7
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark NS7 II
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark V7
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer CDJ-2000
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer CDJ-2000nexus
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer CDJ-850
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer CDJ-900
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑ERGO
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑S1
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑SB
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ-SP1
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑SR
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑SX
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑SZ
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑WeGO
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane Sixty-Eight
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane Sixty-Four
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane Sixty-One
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane Sixty-Two
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane SL2
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane SL3
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane SL4
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Reloop Terminal Mix 2
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Reloop Terminal Mix 4
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Reloop Terminal Mix 8
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Vestax Typhoon
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Vestax VCI‑100 mk II
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Vestax VCI‑300
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Vestax VCI‑380
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Vestax VCI‑400
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Serato Control CD
Serato Video Manual
Serato Remote Manual
Serato DJ Downloads Archive