Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 MK2
Here we have the Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 MK2 in B-Stock. The B-Stock versions would have been on display at a training evening or trade exhibition only and will come boxed in good cosmetic condition with the power lead, USB lead, original box and a 1-year warranty.
Native Instruments Kontrol S2 MK2 takes the features of the original S2 that were loved by professional DJs and adds improved controls and iOS compatibility for use with the Traktor DJ app for iPad. This compact, 2-channel DJ controller is perfect for the DJ on the road, built for strength and reliability, S2 is fully-featured but compact enough to fit in a DJ bag for transportation from gig-to-gig.
Kontrol S2 Mk2 takes this proven performer and offers improved controls and new iOS integration. S2 MkII features new high-resolution jog wheels with aircraft-grade aluminium plates. New, brighter RGB pads allow intuitive triggering of cue points, loops and samples with instant visual feedback.
Another new addition to the Kontrol S2 Mk2 is the inclusion of plug-and-play iOS compatibility. Traktor DJ app for iPad when combined with the new S2 provides a complete portable DJ system perfect for the mobile performer. Traktor Kontrol S2 Mk2 is also compatible with PC and Mac and includes Native Instruments flagship Traktor Pro 2 software with remix decks.
Traktor Kontrol S2 Mk2 has an on-board pro-grade soundcard which negates the need for an external audio interface. This professional quality, built-in 24-bit/96 kHz DJ audio interface has two high-gain stereo outputs: Master and monitor. Other features of the Kontrol S2 include a 3-band EQ, Microphone input with gain control and mute button and front panel headphone controls.
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 Mk2 Features:
- Highly-intuitive 2+1 channel DJ performance system and flagship TRAKTOR PRO 2 software with Remix Decks
- plug and play with TRAKTOR DJ for iPad and iPhone: Provides precision control, cueing, and club-ready output levels
- Road-ready MK2 hardware features high-resolution jog wheels with aircraft-grade aluminium plates
- Bright, colour-coded RGB buttons trigger cue points, loops, and samples with instant visual feedback
- World-renowned TRAKTOR engine ensures perfect sync and super-tight mixing
- Compact controller with ergonomic mixer and 3-band EQ, based on the industry-leading TRAKTOR KONTROL S2
- Built-in 24-bit/96 kHz DJ audio interface with two high-gain stereo outputs: Master and monitor
- Microphone input with gain control and mute button, front panel headphone controls
- Effortless song management with direct iTunes integration and iPod compatibility
- Charges your iPad or iPhone while you DJ
- Traktor Kontrol S2 mk2 Dimensions 43.8 x 30.8 x 6.7 cm
- Traktor Kontrol S2 mk2 Weight: 2.6kg
What can I say, I suppose it will boil down to personal preference and the S2 MK2 is just that for me. Why? It just does the job. It has a very high quality soundcard and the build quality is robust enough for most environments and it carries a very pleasant LED configuration to the buttons. The Traktor pro 2 software is great too and depending on your preferred workflow easy to use and full of practical features. Having the software free with Controllers makes the S2 MK2 a top choice for value for money.