FAQ

The S4 can be used in the alternative standalone mixer mode without a computer. This means you can mix external audio such as turntables on the S4. In this case, the Mixer FX knob doubles-up as a filter.
Yes – you can connect turntables and play real vinyl using the phono inputs on channels A and B.
Yes – connect your turntables and go to TRAKTOR’s preferences to configure your timecode setup. Please note that this only works with TRAKTOR timecode vinyl. Learn how to set up your TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 for DVS here.
Yes, the S4 can also be used in classic Jog Mode.
When Turntable mode is enabled, the pitch faders have a range of +/- 8%.
No, the TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 is used with included TRAKTOR PRO 3. However, the S4 can be used as a standalone mixer without TRAKTOR PRO 3.
The TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 is shipped with and requires a power supply.
No, TRAKTOR PRO 3 is required to use the S4.
No.
Mixer FX are single-control effects that can be independently assigned to each channel on the mixer.
Yes.
The filter and Mixer FX are controlled by the same knob. Mixer FX combine a low or high-pass filter with additional effect modulation in a single control.
Yes, and they spin in Turntable mode.
The S4 can be custom-mapped via TRAKTOR’s Controller Manager in the preferences.
The TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 cannot currently be used as a MIDI controller.
Yes, you can expand your setup with other controllers, such as the F1.
The size of the TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 sits between the TRAKTOR KONTROL S2 and the TRAKTOR KONTROL S8. Its dimensions are: 33.9 x 54.2 x 6.5 cm.
The TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 Mk3 is slightly larger than its predecessor in order to accommodate its larger jog wheels: 33.9 x 54.2 x 6.5 cm.
The TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 Mk3 sees overall sound improvements compared to its predecessor.
We’ve put together a handy comparison chart to help you compare controllers.
Yes. It is also suitable for the TRAKTOR KONTROL S5 and previous TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 models (Mk1 and Mk2). The TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 Mk2 flight case is too small for the TRAKTOR KONTROL S4 Mk3.
This can be used to connect and power other TRAKTOR controllers, such as the F1.
We are not offering discounts to owners of other versions of TRAKTOR.
Find more information in the knowledgebase
Find more downloads & manual for the S4: here.

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