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Traktor Kontrol F1 controller by Native Instruments

Recently the Germanic house Native Instruments presented the details of his expected Traktor Kontrol F1 controller, the definitive hardware with multi-colored LED pads for controlling the powerful Remix Decks™ of  Traktor Pro 2.

Native Instruments has introduced several videos showing the myriad possibilities, including one by the hand of Moldover, a DJ pioneer in this type of test drivers. Here’s some of the many options.

Traktor Kontrol F1Moldover

In 730 grams Traktor Kontrol F1 allows more space for creativity and better tools to develop it. Lets the Dj launch themes, loops, effects, samples, beats and basses from 16 pads extremely sensitive and infinite possibilities. Here is how it handles Stewart Walker.

Traktor Kontrol F1 – Stewart Walker

Traktor Kontrol F1 offers several new features, we can mention a few.

  • Each Remix Deck offers four different Slots (columns), ideal for arranging sounds and loops by instrument groups.
  • Remix Decks  letting you select from up to 64 loops and one-shot samples per deck. Any of the four decks in Traktor Pro 2 can be switched to be a Remix Deck.
  • A Remix Set™ is the combination of 64 loops and one-shot samples, and stored and loaded just like a regular track in the browser.
  • Control the entire Remix Deck via Native Scratch timecode control with vinyl or CDs.

Presentation Traktor Kontrol F1

The price is 249 euros, you can check all information, watch videos, specifications and download demos on the official website.