djay Pro is a mac OS X application that takes the DJ mixing experience to a whole new level. djay Pro is designed for both amateur and professional djays.
With its realistic turntable interface, numerous samples, effects, loops, and other features, djay Pro is a joy to work with. It finds your your iTunes library and allows you to create mixes from songs in the library.
Yet, djay Pro remains very easy to use and delivers innovative features such as Harmonic Match.
djay Pro 2 introduces powerful library editing features that make music management easier than ever. Create your own custom playlists using songs from iTunes and the file system.
In library split mode you can view your songs from iTunes and Finder side by side. This allows you to manage songs from multiple sources in parallel and with unprecedented efficiency and flexibility.
Smart Filters and Playlists
To help you organize playlists and quickly locate songs, djay Pro 2 includes a powerful Smart Filter. With 12 different criteria, you can create rules that display exactly what you need, either to create permanent playlists, or to temporarily find a specific song.
Single Deck Mode
In this powerful track preparation view you are presented with an even bigger library and a large single deck view, ideal for preparing cue points, loops, and beat grids.
Automatic DJ mixes based on artificial intelligence
Lean back and automate your sets in advance with stunning transitions. Using machine learning and training sets from human DJs, Automix AI intelligently identifies rhythmic patterns and the best intro and outro sections of songs. Automix AI calculates optimal fade durations and automatically applies parameter changes to EQs and filters for a seamless transition.
Mix photos in perfect sync with the music
djay Pro 2 introduces PhotoBeat unifying music and photos in a first-of-its-kind way. You can simply drag an album or a selection of photos onto the visual decks and djay Pro 2 instantly creates a perfectly beat-matched slideshow based on the music that is playing. You can also apply effects to your photos in just the same way as video, as well project the visual output via an external monitor through HDMI or AirPlay.
Saved Loops and Cue Points
djay Pro 2 allows you to save up to 8 loops and cue points. You can now also assign names to all your saved loops and cue points.
New Audio Engine
djay Pro 2 offers ultra-low latency, better speed and accuracy with track analysis and the creation of the highest resolution waveforms. Effects, EQs, filters and loops all benefit from major quality enhancements. djay Pro never sounded better!
Audio effects have been significantly improved in djay Pro 2. Effects can now be assigned post fader so that closing a fader no longer means shutting off effects tails.
Keyboard Shortcut Editor
djay Pro 2 includes a full keyboard editor which allows you to assign any feature in djay Pro 2 to a custom keyboard shortcut. This is especially useful if you work with a laptop and want to add frequently used features to your setup via the keyboard.
Mix videos using a variety of visual transitions including Blend, Luma, Cube, Swap, Grid, Mosaic, and Push. You can also enable Split Mode which allows you to crossfader audio and video independently.
Title & image overlays
djay Pro gives you the ability to overlay your videos with text titles and images. You can use any font installed on your Mac, and pick the colour, opacity and location for the title.
In addition to its extensive video mixing capabilities, djay Pro gives you the ability to record your sets including all audio, video, overlays and effects.
djay Pro comes with a host of high quality visual effects which can be chained to offer a large amount of audio and video creativity. Effects include Grid EQ, Kaleidoscope, Circle Splash, RGB Offset, Edges, Invert, Tiles, Splash, Ripples, and Radial Blur.
Apply stunning audio reactive visualizers to your songs, perfectly synchronized to the music. The motion graphics are generated in real-time based on the parameters (such as tempo, beats, frequency) of the currently playing track.
From monitors and TVs to projectors, djay pro has the ability to output HD video. So with the right connectors, you can output from your DJ software directly via HDMI, Thunderbolt, to DVI devices, or via Airplay.
Powerful DJ Interface
Video mode with photos integration
Single Deck view: prepare your tracks and library
Modular design with customizable tools, sampler and FX configurations
Seamless iTunes integration
"My Library" section to create your own playlists
Create smart playlists with tracks from iTunes and the file system
Powerful track filtering: filter any playlist by BPM, key, and other attributes
Split mode: show two library sources side by side
Live sampling and preset editing
Pre-bundled content by Loopmasters
Pre-bundled scratch samples by DJ Qbert
AAC / WAV
Automatic, beat-matched mixes based on artificial intelligence
Queue and Playlist automation
Mix photos in perfect sync with the beat
Beat-matched automatic photo slide shows
Adjustable frequency of photos per beat
Advanced DJ Tools
Beat grid editing
Over 30 state-of-the-art audio effects powered by Sugar Bytes (available via In-App Purchase)
Up to three chain-able audio effects per deck
XY-Pad and Instant FX
Master output effects via Audio Unit plug-ins
Advanced time-stretching (up to ±75%)
Pitch shifting (up to ±1 octave)
Audio mixing with adjustable crossfader curves
EQ, panning, and highpass/lowpass filtering
BPM and beat detection
Flexible beat grids with support for dynamic tempo
Frequency-based colored waveforms
Auto-gain / Normalize
Multi-core batch analysis
Video library with pre-bundled content
Video mixing and scratching
Title & image overlays
Native support for over 50 MIDI controllers
Advanced MIDI Learn
Support for multi-channel USB audio interfaces
Support for external audio input and microphones
Pioneer CDJ/XDJ Integration
Native support for Pioneer CDJ-2000nexus, CDJ-900nexus, and XDJ-1000
Guided plug & play setup
Full hardware control including slip mode, scratching, pitch bending, looping, cueing, master tempo
Media library navigation including waveforms and cue point display on the CDJ/XDJ screens
Connect up to 4 CDJs/XDJs
Built for macOS
Support for Touch Bar
Native 64-bit application
60 frames per second graphics engine
Optimized for MacBook Pro with Retina Display
Optimized for iMac with Retina 5K Display
(up to 24 processing threads on 12-core Mac Pro)
Extensive keyboard shortcuts
Multi-touch trackpad control
iCloud integration: syncs cue points, grid edits and meta data with iOS versions of djay