Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z1
Traktor Kontrol Z1 is an extremely compact and portable Traktor DJ software controller. Z1 has been designed to be fully integrated with iOS devices and the latest Traktor software on iPhone and iPad.
Owners of this item will now also have access to Native Instrument's new app TRAKTOR DJ 2. It's designed to break down the barriers to DJing and is free to download; go to Native Instruments' website www.native-instruments.com for more information and instructions on how to download the app.
Kontrol Z1 has a solid-feel and intuitive layout with chunky knobs, buttons and encoders which instil confidence in it's robust reliability. Every control is of a professional quality and housed in a solid, robust and lightweight housing which gives the Z1 a true 'high-end' feel. Z1 also uses high-visibility backlight buttons and easy-to-read meters making it perfect for use in low-visibility environments such as club DJ booths.
Traktor Z1 has on-board 2 channel audio which negates the need for expensive additional soundcards. Aside from the cost, this also reduces setup times and aids portability. The integrated audio runs at 24-bit / 96 KHz ensuring professional quality payback whether you're playing back through your hi-fi at home of a 20kW Funktion One system in an Ibiza superclub.
Despite its' compact size, the Kontrol Z1 manages to incorperate a host of controls and features including low-latency headphone cue, 3-band eq and filter controls on each channel.
The Z1 features plug-and-play compatibility with Traktor software making setup quick and simple and meaning you can be up and mixing in minutes. The Traktor Z1 will also charge your iOS device while you play. Z1 comes bundled with Traktor LE 2 software so you can get up-and-running straight away with this 'lite' version of the industry-standard Traktor DJ software.
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z1 Features:
- Compact 2-Channel Mixing Controller
- High Quality Built-In Soundcard
- 3-Band EQ, gain, filter and pre-listen controls for both channels
- Pro-Quality precision knobs and faders
- High visibility backlit buttons and meters
- Lightweight, robust housing with ergonomic, portable profile
- Full iOS compatibility and charges iOS device (via CCK)
- Premium 24-bit soundcard with high-output stereo master output and
- low-latency headphone cue
- Dedicated mixer with 3-band EQ, gain, filter, and pre-listen control for each channel
- Pro-quality, precision knobs and faders, and high-visibility backlit buttons and meters
- Charges your iPad or iPhone while you play
- Includes TRAKTOR LE 2 software
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z1 Specifications:
- Sampling rate: 96kHz
- Converter wordlength: 24-bit
- Analog output channels: 4
- USB audio interface: USB 2.0 hi-speed, audio class compliant
Master RCA outputs:
- Maximum output level (unbalanced) +12 dBu
- Noise floor: -89,3 dB a weighted
- Dynamic range: +102 dB a weighted
- THD+N: 0.005% (@0dB FS/10k)
- Frequency response: 20 Hz-20 KHz, +/- 0.6 dB
- Crosstalk: -118 dB (1 kHz)
- Maximum output level: +11 dBu into 300 Ohms @ 0 dB FS
- Maximum output power: 2x 25mW
- THD+N: 0.05% at 0 dB FS (300 Ohms load)
- Noise floor: -94 dBu
- Dynamic range: 101 dB
- Frequency response: 20Hz - 20 kHz, ± 0.6 dB
- Crosstalk: -62dB (1 kHz)
Kontrol Z1 Dimensions:
- 120mm x 293mm x 51mm (WxLxH)
Kontrol Z1 Weight:
- 0.65 kg / 1.43 lbs