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Serato DJ 1.8.1

Serato DJ 1.8.1

Serato DJ 1.8.1 is the latest update that includes important stability improvements for all users as well as support for some Pioneer device specific drivers for Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan.

OS X El Capitan‎ / Windows 10 Support

Serato DJ 1.8.1 now brings official support for OS X El Capitan and Windows 10. Please note that supported El Capitan drivers are included in this release, however Rane hardware drivers are not yet supported.

Key Detection

Now when you analyze your tracks, Serato DJ will detect the key. Use the colored key display for quick and easy key recognition. Choose to display the key in Camelot, Open Key, Classical Key or Original Tag.

Watch a tutorial here.

Pitch 'n Time DJ Update

This free update for P'nT DJ owners lets you key shift your tracks +/- 12 semitones or instantly sync the key of one deck to another.

Watch a demo video.

Hardware Support

Plug and play support for the Pioneer DJM-S9. The new 2-channel battle mixer specifically designed for use with Serato DJ.

Hardware Remapping

You can now remap your supported controller or mixer to change what Serato DJ functionality it controls.

Watch a tutorial video.


Release Notes

Read the full Release Notes for Serato DJ 1.8.1.


System Requirements

We recommend that your computer is fully optimized before using Serato DJ. Please make sure you have read our PC Optimization Guide for Windows and Mac Optimization Guide for OS X for best performance.

  Mac Windows

Serato DJ

Operating System 1 Mac OS X 10.11.1
Mac OS X 10.10
Mac OS X 10.9
Mac OS X 10.8
Windows 10, 8.1
Windows 7
Processor i3: 1.07GHz 32 bit, 64 bit
i5: 1.07GHz 32 bit, 64 bit
i7: 1.07GHz 32 bit, 64 bit
Screen Resolution 1280 x 720
Memory 32 bit, 64 bit: 4 GB
USB Available USB 2.0 port
Free HDD Space 5 GB
Pitch 'n Time DJ
Processor i5: 1.07GHz 32 bit, 64 bit
i7: 1.07GHz 32 bit, 64 bit
Serato Video
Video Memory 384 MB (1GB+ recommended for best performance)

1 Read more for operating system compatibility information.


More Manuals & Downloads

Serato DJ Mac OS X installer
Serato DJ Windows installer
Serato DJ Manual (Portuguese)
Serato DJ Manual (English)
Serato DJ Manual (French)
Serato DJ Manual (German)
Serato DJ Manual (Japanese)
Serato DJ Manual (Simplified Chinese)
Serato DJ Manual (Spanish)
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Akai Pro AFX
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Akai Pro AMX
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Allen & Heath Xone:43C
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Allen & Heath Xone:DB2
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Allen & Heath Xone:DB4
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Allen & Heath Xone:K1
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Denon DJ DS1
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Denon DJ MC2000
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Denon DJ MC4000
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Denon DJ MC6000MK2
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Gemini Slate
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Gemini Slate 4
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Hercules DJControl Jogvision
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Korg KAOSS DJ
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Novation Dicers
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 Edge
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark Mixtrack Pro
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark Mixtrack Pro 3
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark Mixtrack Pro II
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark Mixtrack Quad
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark N4
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark NDX500
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 NS7 III
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark NV
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Numark V7
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer CDJ-2000
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer CDJ-2000NXS
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‑SB2
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‑SX2
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑SZ
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑WeGO
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DDJ‑WeGO3
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DJM-850
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DJM-900NXS
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DJM-900SRT
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer DJ DJM-S9
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Pioneer XDJ-1000
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Rane MP2015
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 Rane TTM57mkII
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Reloop Beatmix 2
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Reloop Beatmix 4
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Reloop NEON
Serato DJ Quickstart Guide for Reloop RP-8000
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 Remote Manual
Serato Video Manual
Serato DJ Downloads Archive

Serato DJ 1.8.1 now brings official support for OS X El Capitan and continued support for Windows 10. Please note that some supported El Capitan drivers are included in this release, however some drivers are not yet available to us / or supported and we recommend reading this El Capitan Support Article before updating.