Manipulate video playback
adding visuals to your DJ set

The latest release of Serato Video is only supported by Serato DJ. Serato Scratch Live users with compatible hardware can upgrade to Serato DJ for free. Visit the Scratch Live page for more information about upgrading and check out the list of compatible DVS devices.

Add video to your set

Add video to your set and control playback just as you do with audio. Easily manipulate your videos with a large number of visual effects and transitions or add your own images, graphics and text to your performance.

New in Serato Video

Record your set

New in Serato Video is the RECORD option. Never lose that amazing mix again.



Audio Linked FX

Use Serato DJ’s amazing iZotope base FX across your video mix simultaneously to create a visual representation of the audio FX. Including Echo, Delay, Reverb, Flanger and more.


Syphon Support*

Also new is Syphon Support. This enables Serato Video to share its output with third party apps in real time such as projection mapping software.


Support for Windows 8
& Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks



You can use Serato Video with Serato DJ and Serato Control Vinyl, Control CDs or one of the many Serato DJ supported controllers. Serato Video is designed to output to a secondary display. OS X 10.9 Mavericks and Windows 8 are supported.

Supported Video Files

Serato Video supports a wide array of video file formats on both Mac and Windows.

.mov .m4v .mp4 .m4a .avi .flv .mpg .mpeg .dv .qtz

Manipulate video playback

Drop a video to a deck and use the Video interface to add and control Video FX and Transitions. Serato Video comes packed with creative FX and Transitions.

Add FX

There are two banks of FX in Serato Video - Video FX & Audio FX - as well as the option of custom images and text.

Video FX

These are split into 5 categories: Audio Reactive, Equalizer, Lighting, Record & Transform and each deck has two FX slots.

Audio FX

These FX are linked to Serato DJ’s amazing iZotope base FX and are visual representations of audio FX including ECHO, Delay, Reverb and Flanger.

Images & Text

Introduce your logo or any other graphic to your set with the intuitive image and text interface.

Free DJ Content*

We teamed up with Mike Winkelmann at Beeple and Graham Robinson at I Love QC* to create two original and quite different crates of content.

Beeple created ten original and royalty-free graphic animations to loop seamlessly with any audio, while I Love QC designed 5 quartz compositions that will react to any audio played with it. The Beeple and I Love QC content does not have any audio.

* Syphon support and Quartz Compositions (e.g. I Love QC Content) are only available for Mac users.