Traktor Kontrol S8
The Traktor Kontrol S8 is the latest DJ innovation from Native Instruments, designed with the latest cutting-edge technology this product brings together a perfect harmony of a stand-alone 4-Channel mixer, DJ MIDI controller technology, and iOS support together with Traktor DJ to deliver a product that is truly cutting-edge.
Get physical with the music. Touch-sensitive knobs, faders, and LED-guided touch strips bring TRAKTOR software to life on vivid full-colour displays, keeping you focused on performance – not on your laptop. The S8’s touch-and-see workflow means you connect with your music – and with your crowd.
Two high-res colour displays put TRAKTOR software in plain sight. Browsing, track info, effect, and filter values come into view directly in front of you. Keep an eye on the running track’s ultra-crisp vector waveform. Or access Remix Decks in full view.
Connect anything your setup needs – TRAKTOR KONTROL S8 boasts the most expansive connectivity on a DJ controller yet. The onboard 4-channel mixer features unique wear-resistant faders that offer unprecedented durability.
Plus, TRAKTOR Mode buttons on every mixer channel switch between TRAKTOR and stand-alone mode – ideal for handing the night over to the next DJ.
- Flagship all-in-one DJ system
- Cutting-edge DJ controller, decks, and stand-alone mixer
- Stunning high-res displays react to touch-sensitive controls
- Plug-and-play with included TRAKTOR SCRATCH PRO software
- Touch and see workflow
- Smart views and pop-up panels deliver dynamic visual feedback
- Instantly access and explore your music collection right from the S8 in Browse View
- Beatgrid view instantly shows your grids on the displays for editing
- Colour-coded pads for instant creative editing
- Remix Decks’ hands-on workflow lets you capture loops from a running track in perfect sync and layer them for advanced track edits on the fly
- Take a snapshot from a running track using the Freeze Button
- Activate Remix Decks directly from the S8 to see your Remix Sets in full view
- Track BPM, beatgrids, and key are automatically detected
- Over 30 studio-grade effects, 4 individual FX Units, and one-knob Macro FX
- Advanced looping features let you take snapshots of your favourite track parts in perfect time
- Record audio from a live source, master out, or individual channels for creative, multi-layered overdubs
Controller Style: Mixer/Decks
Mixer Section: 4-channel
Pads/Triggers: 16 x RGB Back-lit Stems / Performance Pads
Pad Modes: Hot Cues, Loops, Stems, Sampler
Frequency Response: 20Hz – 20kHz
Audio Interface: 24 bit/48kHz USB, Built-in sound card
Inputs: 4x Phono/Line (RCA), 2x Mic (XLR/Jack Combo, 1/4 inch Jack)
Outputs: 2x Master (XLR, RCA), 1x Stereo Booth (1/4 inch Jack), 1x Headphone Monitor (1/4 inch Jack)
USB: 1 x Type B
Included Software: Traktor DJ
- Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10 (latest Service Pack, 32/64 Bit)
- Mac: OS X 10.9, 10.10 or 10.11.1 (latest update)
Dimensions: 387 x 66 x 585 mm
Weight: 5.0 kg