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Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
Top 33%257 points
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Top 50%192 points
Top 50%
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
Key features and highlights

Mixxx vs Serato DJ Intro: 39 facts in comparison

1. Is compatible with Windows

It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
95% have it

2. Has automatic crossfade

This feature gives you the ability to switch from one song to the next by lowering the volume of one song and increasing volume of the other.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
65% have it

3. Has beat gridding feature

This feature will find beats in the music so you can assign them to certain sound, effects and songs. Usually a visible grid appears over the track spectrum.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
41% have it

4. Has a reverb effect

Reverb occurs naturally when a sound is created in an enclosed space, and reflects from the walls. This effect can be created digitally, and is most noticeable when a sound cuts out suddenly and then continues to echo, slowly getting quieter.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
44% have it

5. Is compatible with Mac OS X

It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
79% have it

6. Supports WAVE files

The DJ software supports WAVE (.wav) lossless audio format. These files don’t usually have any room for metadata.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
82% have it

7. Supports MP3 files

The DJ software supports MP3 audio format. MP3 is the most widespread of the lossy formats. (MP3s at 320kbps are generally accepted as pretty indistinguishable from CD sound quality).
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
90% have it

8. Has mixtape recording feature

The software allows recording mixtapes/sets directly on your HDD in different audio formats.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
57% have it

9. has automatic key detection

The software can automatically detect the key the music is in, allowing you to easily mix tracks with similar keys. This feature could help DJs in choose a suitable song to mix next.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
63% have it

10. Supports microphones

The DJ software supports external microphones hardware and often has a special control section for that.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
49% have it

11. Has quantization

The Dj software enables you to snap loops or effects to a certain time in the song. This can automatically be set per bar or per beat.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
11% have it

12. Supports MIDI and HID controllers

The DJ software is compatible with most external MIDI and HID controllers.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
65% have it

13. Has loops

The DJ software lets you repeat certain effects or parts of a song as much as you want. It started with CDJ players, where there was a “loop in” and “loop out” pair of buttons. You had to time precisely when you hit the buttons to get the perfect loop.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
87% have it

14. Has pitch shifting

Also known as pitch bend, pitch shifting allows you to change the pitch of the music.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
71% have it

15. Has scratch effect

This feature gives you the ability to create the classic DJ effect of scratching a vinyl record while playing.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
68% have it

16. Has time stretching

Time stretching is the process of changing the speed or duration of an audio signal without affecting its pitch.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
38% have it

17. Has a delay/echo effect

The delay/echo sound effect will let you hear your sound rebounded back at you. It’s simply the same sound, repeated again and again.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
60% have it

18. Is free and open source

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
3% have it

19. Has a flanger effect

Flanging is a type of phasing where two signals are introduced milliseconds apart, and then the two signals are mixed together. The delay time is varied, creating a whooshing or jet plane like effect.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
57% have it

20. Has automatic beat matching

In order to have a smoother transition while mixing, the software can automatically sync the tempo/beat of the two songs.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
82% have it

21. Has a ping pong delay

Ping Pong delay is one of the most used effects in electronic music. It creates a wide stereo effect, bouncing from left to right. It can be really dramatic and is often used to build up momentum with things like drum crash sounds.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
11% have it

22. Has cue points

The software allows you to designate a point in the current song where you want the next song or sound effect to start.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
73% have it

23. Can mix videos

The software allows you to mix some types of video file, in order to create a visual as well as a musical performance.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
30% have it

24. Has automatic volume gain

The DJ program can automatically adjust the gain volume of two songs so they can better match so that the sound is more agreeable to the listener.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
57% have it

25. Supports FLAC

The DJ software supports FLAC audio format (lossless format). FLAC files are compressed, usually to about half the size of the equivalent WAV.
Mixxx
Serato DJ Intro
52% have it

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