FAQ

The TRAKTOR KONTROL S2 must be connected via USB to a computer running TRAKTOR PRO 3.
Yes, the TRAKTOR KONTROL S2 can be bus powered via USB.
No, TRAKTOR PRO 3 is required. A full version is included with the hardware.
Yes, it is compatible with Traktor DJ 2 on iPad. It is not compatible with the previous iOS version of TRAKTOR DJ.
The iOS port is for connecting an iOS device to the S2. Please see FAQ #15 to learn how you can charge the iOS device when connected to the S2.
Mixer FX are single-parameter FX directly accessible from the controller. You can choose from 8 effects and 3 Filter types to assign to 4 slots, and select them directly with the FX select buttons on the TRAKTOR KONTROL S2
While the Deck FX controls are not included on the new layout, the latest TRAKTOR KONTROL S2 features dedicated controls for the new powerful Mixer FX.
While they are the same size as those of the new TRAKTOR KONTROL S4, they are not motorized.
The S2 can be custom-mapped via TRAKTOR’s Controller Manager in the preferences.
Yes.

To enable MIDI mode on your S2 MK3, press and hold the left FLX button while connecting the controller to your computer. The pads will flash green briefly, indicating that MIDI mode is now active. Disconnect the device in order to deactivate MIDI mode again.

Important Note: the latest firmware for the controller needs to be installed. Please find instructions on how to update the firmware.
Yes, you can incorporate other controllers into your setup, such as the F1.
S2 Mk2: 438 x 67 x 308 mm
S2 Mk3: 486 x 59 x 265mm
Take a look at our comparison chart to see which controller best fits your needs.
There are three ways to do this. You can use a USB charger to power the S2 with the included USB cable, and hook up the iPad to the iOS port of the S2 with its lightning cable.

Alternatively, if you want to charge your iPad while DJing we recommend using the Apple 12W USB Power Adapter or the Native Instruments Power Supply (18W) to power the S2 directly, while connecting the iPad with its cable to the iOS port of the S2.

You can also use a mobile battery pack or speaker with a USB output to power the S2 for a truly mobile setup.
You can connect your iPad Pro to TRAKTOR KONTROL S2 using an MFI-certified USB C to USB A cable.

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