Serato introduces a new name for its flagship software - Serato DJ is now Serato DJ Pro.
You can read about all the improvements, new features and how you can make use of Serato DJ Pro in this article or watch the video below.
Before we dig into the new stuff there are a few important things we'd like to make clear to DJs that use Serato DJ
• Serato DJ Pro is a FREE update for all DJs with a Serato DJ license or supported Serato DJ hardware.
• All supported hardware will still work the same
• All your Expansion Packs will still work the same
We've also reset all free trials, so if you had previously taken one and it's expired, that means you can take another 14-day trial of Serato DJ Pro again.
You can find more FAQs at the end of this article.
Practice Mode allows you to mix two tracks together with no hardware connected - ideal for testing out your blends wherever you are.
Bigger Libraries and rock-solid reliability with 64-bit support
64-bit support now means Serato DJ Pro performs better than ever with virtually no limit on library size
Optimised for high-resolution screens
Serato DJ Pro has been optimised for high definition Retina, 4K and UHD displays.
Optimized UI + new performance pad layout
Display your cue points in a new but very familiar layout. This makes planning and performing your routines more efficient.
Improved Help and Support
The new help section includes tooltips, shortcut keys and tutorials. You’ll also have the option to contact our support team, and the ability to search our knowledge base in-app.
I already use Serato DJ, do I have to pay for Serato DJ Pro? No, it’s free if you’re an existing Serato DJ user with a license or supported hardware.
Will it work with my Serato DJ hardware? Yes, just plug-and-play as you did with Serato DJ.
Will my library still work in Serato DJ Pro? Yes, everything will still work the same.
What is Practice Mode and do I have to pay for it? Practice Mode allows you to audition your mixes without hardware connected, this means you can more easily plan sets when away from your setup. And best of all, it’s free.