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 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
Karaoke file support
The latest addition to Serato Video is support for MP3+G files, a common Karaoke file format. Meaning you can load your MP3+G files directly into your Serato library without having to convert.
Watch a tutorial on how to load Karaoke files into your Serato library
Master Video FX
Allows you to put 2 Serato Video FX on the main video output. This gives you the opportunity to leave FX on for your whole set while crossfading between two videos.
Watch a tutorial on Video Master FX and FX layering 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.
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 OS X 10.10 Yosemite and Windows 8.1
Serato Video includes support for the latest Mac and Windows operating systems.
Learn more about the full system requirements here
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 .mp3+g
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.
There are two banks of FX in Serato Video - Video FX & Audio FX - as well as the option of custom images and text.
These are split into 5 categories: Audio Reactive, Equalizer, Lighting, Record & Transform and each deck has two FX slots.
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 friends from across the globe to bring you a whole bunch of awesome free DJ content. Ego and Beeple have put together packs of royalty free visuals to use in your VJ sets, while Xtendamix have hooked up 40 free music videos. Mac users can get 5 audio reactive quartz compositions from I Love QC. Loopmasters have also provided a pack of 24 highly useful audio samples and loops from their extensive library.
* Syphon support and Quartz Compositions (e.g. I Love QC Content) are only available for Mac users.