[Video] Serato DJ 1.5 Out Now!

Serato DJ 1.5 has now been released. This means that the era of Serato Scratch Live and Itch is coming to an end. Last month Serato announced that they would combine all of their Serato based DJ software into one software to rule them all which is known as the Serato DJ 1.5 release. The new release will now work with the new Pioneer DJM-900SRT, DDJ-SR, DDJ-SP1, and the Rane Sixty-Four. Of course all of the other Serato DJ controllers are also able to work with the new Serato DJ 1.5 and there's a few bug fixes and housekeeping items addressed in this update as well.
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Serato DJ 1.5 has now been released. This means that the era of Serato Scratch Live and Itch is coming to an end. Last month Serato announced that they would combine all of their Serato based DJ software into one software to rule them all which is known as the Serato DJ 1.5 release. The new release will now work with the new Pioneer DJM-900SRT, DDJ-SR, DDJ-SP1, and the Rane Sixty-Four. Of course all of the other Serato DJ controllers are also compatible with the new Serato DJ 1.5 and there's a few bug fixes and housekeeping addressed in this update as well.

Next Month the beta Serato DJ 1.6 will be released so that users of Rane SSL soundcards and Mixers will be able make the transition to the new software. I'll be sure to have a full video review of the latest Pioneer and Rane products as soon as I can get my hands on them...For now, check out the Serato Performance videos of the Pioneer DJM-900SRT/DDJ-SP1 and the Rane Sixty-Four mixers, then head to our press release below to download the newest Serato DJ 1.5 update today.

Pioneer DJM-900SRT/DDJ-SP1 Demo

Rane Sixty-Four Demo

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