53points

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2

83points

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Comparison winner
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40 facts in comparison

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 vs Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2
53
points
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
83
points
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

Why is Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 better than Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2?

  • 700g lighter
    2.7kgvs3400g
  • 32mm thinner
    40mmvs72mm
  • 48mm shorter
    290mmvs338mm
  • 60mm narrower
    440mmvs500mm

Why is Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 better than Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2?

  • 34 more buttons
    ?

    74vs40
  • Has a frequency filter
    ?
  • 2 more faders
    ?

    7vs5
  • 5 more knobs
    ?

    32vs27
  • 5 more encoders
    ?

    5vs0
  • 2 more mixer channels
    ?

    4vs2
  • 4 more RCA connector input ports
    ?

    4vs0
  • Has midi input/output port
    ?

Price comparison

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

Buy used:

$850.00

ProductStorePrice
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 Mk...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 Mk3 DJ Controller
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$999.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 Mk...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 Mk3 DJ Controller
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$339.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol X1 Mk...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol X1 MkII DJ Controller
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$219.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4/S5...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4/S5 Mk3 Flight Case
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$169.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ Controller
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$1,199.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 Fl...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 Flight Case
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$189.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol F1 DJ...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol F1 DJ Controller
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$199.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Audio 2 DJ Au...Native Instruments Traktor Audio 2 DJ Audio Interface
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$109.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z1 + ...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z1 + Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol X1 mk2 Bundle
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$438.00

Design

1.weight
?

Best

Ion Audio DJ2GO

454g

2.7kg

3.4kg

2.Has backlit LED buttons
?

Buttons will light up when pressed, resulting in better visibility to users.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2
3.height
?

Best

Hercules DJ 4Set

25mm

290mm

338mm

4.width
?

Best

Allen & Heath Xone 2D

160mm

440mm

500mm

5.thickness
?

Best

Ion Audio DJ2GO

10mm

40mm

72mm

Controls & Buttons

1.number of buttons
?

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.

Best

Numark 4TRAK

95

40

74

2.number of knobs
?

More knobs (rotating controls) can give the user more dedicated control over the device – e.g., volume, effects, EQs, etc. Types of knobs may differ between endless type or step type.

Best

Allen & Heath Xone 4D

56

27

32

3.number of faders
?

Faders can be either channel volume faders, pitch sliders, crossfaders or even EQs.

Best

Vestax Spin

13

5

7

4.encoders
?

A type of knob that has a push button functionality built in. Encoders are for browsing and selecting your digital sound files or turning on a function that makes use of a control's rotation such as sound effects or tempo/tap tempo selection.

Best

Reloop Jockey 3 ME

13

0

5

Ports

1.has midi input/output port
?

Controllers generally talk to your Mac or PC using MIDI over a USB connection, but sometimes it is possible to connect other devices to your controller. This allows you to control and sync various parameters using a traditional five pin DIN cable connection.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

Features

1.Has plug and play feature
?

The device is set up and ready to be used with the included software.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2
2.Is compatible with Mac OS X
?

It is compatible with Mac OS X devices such as MacBooks and iMacs.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2
3.Is compatible with Windows
?

It is compatible with PCs and laptops running the Windows operating system.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

Miscellaneous

1.has a frequency filter
?

The device has a filter knob (hi-lo pass) for each channel. Filters are used to manipulate sound and control which frequencies are lost and which are retained.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2
2.audio interface frequency rate
?

Audio interface sampling rate/frequency defines the number of samples per unit of time taken from a continuous signal to make a discrete signal. Sampling rate determines the quality of a digital recording.

Best

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

96kHz

96kHz

96kHz

3.Has LED sound level Indicators
?

LED sound level Indicator on the mixer section allow DJs to instantly identify the sound level of each channel.

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2
4.headphone sockets
?

The number of headphone output ports the device has (usually 6.35mm or 3.5mm).

Best

Reloop Terminal Mix 8

2

1

1

5.mixer channels
?

With more channels available, more tracks could be mixed together. It is also possible to control additional external audio sources.

Best

Reloop Terminal Mix 8

4

2

4

6.RCA connector input ports
?

Is a type of electrical connector (phono) commonly found on audio equipment. It is used to carry audio signals and facilitate connection between various sources in audio systems.

Best

Allen & Heath Xone 4D

20

0

4

Price comparison

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2

Buy used:

$850.00

ProductStorePrice
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 Mk...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 Mk3 DJ Controller
Amazon logo
$999.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 Mk...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 Mk3 DJ Controller
Amazon logo
$339.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol X1 Mk...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol X1 MkII DJ Controller
Amazon logo
$219.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4/S5...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4/S5 Mk3 Flight Case
Amazon logo
$169.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ Controller
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 Fl...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 Flight Case
Amazon logo
$189.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol F1 DJ...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol F1 DJ Controller
Amazon logo
$199.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Audio 2 DJ Au...Native Instruments Traktor Audio 2 DJ Audio Interface
Amazon logo
$109.00
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 AmazonNative Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z1 + ...Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z1 + Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol X1 mk2 Bundle
Amazon logo
$438.00

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