What’s New in Native Instruments – PART 4: Traktor Pro 3

Native Instruments has announced their new releases for 2018 and 2019! But, what’s new? These new pieces of software and hardware have brought a considerable amount of new features, expansions, new effects, libraries and instruments. This group of articles will explain all of those new features divided into five main categories, to tell you more about what’s new in Native Instruments.

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On this fourth review we will talk about Traktor Pro 3 and its new features brought to you by Native Instruments.


Traktor Pro 3


Traktor Pro 3 is the newest release of the world-known DJ software that changed the clubbing scene almost 20 years ago. Traktor Pro 3 is characterized by its high-quality audio engine, capable of time stretching and aligning beats on a 4-deck setup. Some of Traktor Pro 3’s features include:

  • Sync Button: Option that lets the user simply “hit and go”, synchronizing the bpm’s of the tracks for the most seamless transitions.
Sync Button


  • Loops, hotcues and beatjump remixing capabilities: Traktor Pro 3 comes with the most advanced audio scanning and algorithm engine that lets the user create loops, hotcues and beatjumps in order to chop, re-edit and re-mix tracks.
Looping, Hotcues and BeatJumps


  • FX Suite: Traktor Pro 3 comes equipped with a full suite of effects that can shape the tone and character of your tracks like no other. Some of these effects include reverb, delay, gates and filters.
FX Suite


  • New graphic interface: The updated interface of the software is now easier to operate and see because is has been graphically flattened and sharpened.


  • New Mixer FX: These new one-knob effects added to the mixer present include eight modulation effects and three new filters that can be assigned to any channel


  • Scratch opened to any soundcard: Traktor Scratch is now included in Traktor Pro 3 and it lets its users operate it with any soundcard, letting Traktor adapt to any situation.


  • Upgraded audio engine: The new audio engine and operation algorithm includes the new Elastique 3 time stretching tool, upgraded master limiter, industry-mixing modeling options and a new simplified MIDI map mode.


Traktor Pro 3 will be released on October 18th of 2018. If you are a DJ, producer or wax enthusiast, this is the software for you.

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