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

Serato DJ Intro review: 26 facts and highlights

1. Is compatible with Windows

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

2. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
44% have it

3. Is compatible with Mac OS X

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

4. Supports WAVE files

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

5. Has mixtape recording feature

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

6. Supports MIDI and HID controllers

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

7. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
63% have it

8. 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).
Serato DJ Intro
90% have it

9. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
73% have it

10. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
57% have it

11. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
11% have it

12. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
82% 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.
Serato DJ Intro
87% have it

14. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
30% have it

15. 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.
Serato DJ Intro
60% have it

16. sound effects

The total number of sound effects available within the DJ software.
10
Native Instruments Traktor Scratch Pro 2: 30

17. Has scratch effect

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

18. Has pitch shifting

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

19. Supports AAC files

The DJ software supports AAC audio format. It is the native lossy format of Apple’s iTunes, iPod, iPad etc. It usually has the file extension m4a.
Serato DJ Intro
49% have it

20. Supports AIFF files

The DJ software supports AIFF audio format (lossless format). Be aware that they’re not as universally playable as WAVE files once you get away from Macs.
Serato DJ Intro
68% have it

21. Is compatible with iTunes library

The DJ software is compatible with iTunes library and playlists.
Serato DJ Intro
63% have it

22. has a graphic waveform

The software features a graph that will illustrate the vibration/wave of the track that is currently playing.
Serato DJ Intro
90% have it

23. Has a phaser effect

An effect produced by running a signal through an allpass filter, and then combining it with the original signal. This produces a comb filter response, which creates a whirling type sound effect. This is more subtle than a flanging effect, and commonly found in ‘70s rock and jazz.
Serato DJ Intro
44% have it

24. number of decks

The total number of DJ decks that can be used in the software (usually the number of decks that a single DJ can control while mixing is 4).
2
Atomix VirtualDJ Pro Basic: 99

25. Has a low pass filter

A low pass filter reduces high frequencies and can be used to create a powerful bass - for example in drum and bass music.
Serato DJ Intro
25% have it

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