TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 is the definitive hardware for controlling the powerful Remix Decks in TRAKTOR PRO 2.5. Each Remix Deck lets you arrange up to 64 loops and one-shot samples – controlled just like a regular track deck. Import samples, or capture loops and sounds live, and jam them spontaneously from the controller’s stylish
multi-color pads and ergonomic faders. Expand the creative potential of any TRAKTOR set-up – with or without timecode vinyl – and transform your DJ set into a dynamic live performance.
- Innovative Remix Decks™ fuse the worlds of DJing and live performance
- Stems Ready. Supports new Stems format.
- 16 stylish RGB multi-color pads provide intuitive visual feedback on software status
- Trigger and arrange loops and samples on the fly, store your own Remix Sets™
- Capture live loops from running track decks or export loops from your productions for playing live
- Scratch your loops and samples on the fly using Native Scratch timecode control
- Route individual Remix Deck slots through the assigned FX unit
- Plug-and-play operation, instant recognition by the software – no setup needed
- Use up to four F1s or combine with other DJ controllers like TRAKTOR KONTROL X1
- Export your productions from MASCHINE for instant use with the F1**
Best Of Both Worlds
The TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 workflow is rooted in DJ culture. Remix Sets, made up of your individual loops and sounds, load just like regular tracks in the super-powerful TRAKTOR PRO 2.5 software. And your drum loops, bass lines, percussion, vocals and lead sounds are ready for arrangement in your performance. Four volume faders and four dedicated filter knobs provide full sonic access to the Remix Deck slots, and to add more flavor, you can route individual slots through TRAKTOR’s FX units. Scratch your live production via Native Scratch timecode control and then mix and fade into a ‘traditional’ track on another deck – fuse classic DJ workflow with the future of DJing.
Instant Remix Fun
Get started in seconds – just load up loop content and dive into a new level of interaction with your music. The hardware and TRAKTOR PRO 2.5 software respond as one. Ultra-tight integration is complemented by advanced visual feedback – assign a Remix Deck a particular color on the hardware, and see the software instantly follow suit. TRAKTOR KONTROL F1’s slim profile fits anywhere. Slot it between your mixer and decks or expand your controller set-up with multiple F1s – its intuitive feel and striking visual presence are matched only by its addictively fun playability. And with exactly the same form-factor as TRAKTOR KONTROL X1, it fits perfectly alongside your TRAKTOR Best Of Both Worlds KONTROL hardware.
Provides super-intuitive control over TRAKTOR’s Remix Decks™
The World’s First Remix Deck
Welcome to live remixing with TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 and the TRAKTOR PRO 2.5 software. Add TRAKTOR’s Remix Deck controller to your DJ setup alongside your turntables, mixer or CDJs and combine ‘traditional’ DJ techniques with the future of DJing. Edit tracks live and integrate your own unique sequences. Scratch your live production from the Remix Deck and then mix and fade into a ‘traditional’ track on another deck. TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 expands the creative potential of any TRAKTOR set-up – with or without timecode vinyl.
1. MIXER SECTION
Four high resolution potentiometers and four 45 mm faders make up the mixer section. This section allows for intuitive sonic control with a dedicated filter per Remix Deck slot, plus a convenient fader to control volume.
2. GLOBAL SECTION
This section lets you load entire Remix Sets™ effortlessly from the hardware. Browse and load individual sounds and samples from TRAKTOR's browser, then use the push encoder to switch through 4 pages of 16 pads. Use the ‘Capture’ button to capture loops live from running track decks.
3. REMIX SECTION
With sixteen multi-colored pads, this section is where you trigger loops and samples on the fly. Engage the Shift button to access advanced functions like Punch mode and FX assignments. The smaller pads at the bottom of the matrix stop or mute a slot.
You can add TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 to any TRAKTOR-based DJ setup. It was designed to work seamlessly with the TRAKTOR KONTROL X1 controller and the S2 and S4 all-in-one systems as well as DJs using timecode control, ideally complementing your DJ setup.
TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 connected with X1 controller for dedicated control of two track decks and a Remix Deck™. The TRAKTOR AUDIO 2’s second stereo output is sent to headphones for monitoring.
The four Sample Deck trigger buttons from TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 have been switched to control hot cues 5-8 on each track deck. TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 takes care of dedicated Remix Deck control.
Here, the timecode from the turntables controls deck playback. TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 controls the Remix Decks, the X1 controls hot cues and effects. TRAKTOR AUDIO 10 manages audio routing.
Two TRAKTOR KONTROL F1 controllers provide in-depth control of two Remix Decks. Hands-on-mixing is handled by an external DJ mixer.