The Akai Professional AFX Serato DJ Controller puts an incredible level of control over the popular Serato DJ software at your fingertips. Whether you're a Producer or a DJ, you'll marvel at the ease with which you can manipulate your tracks.
Powered by a single USB connection, the Akai AFX is perfect for both studio use and gigging. It is compact enough to slip easily into your DJ bag, but Akai has gone to great lengths to ensure that each control is laid out is an accessible manner without feeling cluttered or busy. The low-profile design means that whatever setup you have, the AFX slips in without any fuss.
Manipulation of the 9 touch-sensitive controls feels smooth and tactile, whilst each of the 8 velocity-sensitive backlit pads with RGB feedback respond beautifully. There are over 70 intuitive controls at your disposal that allow you to trigger samples, assign loops and cue points, tweak and influence effects, manage Digital Vinyl System (DVS) modes: Absolute, Relative and Internal, automate song edits, amongst many other features. The Endless controller with LED timeline gives you instant access to any point in your track, as well as giving you articulate pitch bend and effects control.
The backlit digital display gives instant visual feedback over parameter values and adjustments that you make, so you can rest assured that whatever playing environment you're in, everything you need is within your grasp and easily readable.
The Akai Pro AFX is Serato Flip-capable. Serato Flip is a new expansion pack for Serato DJ that allows you to create custom edits to give you greater control over your music and mix. For example, you can record a cue point, trigger an action, save it and loop it, then re-trigger it whenever you like. Save up to 6 Flips per track, and use the AFX to trigger your edits as and when you please.
The Akai Professional AFX Serato DJ controller is a fantastic piece of kit that takes your level of hands-on control over Serato DJ to another level. As with all their products, Akai have gone to great lengths to make this a gig-ready controller that not only makes life much easier when you're performing, but guarantees that you'll have tonnes of fun in the process. The intuitive layout of the controls makes the AFX easy to get to grips with, but should you wish, it is capable of performing incredibly complex tasks.
Manufacturer Akai Professional Model AFX Serato DJ Controller No. of Controllable Decks 4 Controls 9 Touch-Activated Knobs 8 Velocity-Sensitive Backlit Pads with RGB Feedback 10 Pad Modes (Triggering Hot Cues, Loops and Slices) Power USB Included Software Serato Flip Back Pack FX Expansion Packs
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