Engine DJ 4.0

Performance View

Redesigned Performance View

  • Deck view
    • Deck layout is now consistent between vertical/horizontal view as well as standalones/players
    • Album art is now displayed next to track name
    • Beat Phase / Beat Keeper now available as a switchable option on all devices
    • Key Change Controls: Added Reset, Sync and enable/disable controls
    • Pressing a deck’s BPM can now be used to assign the Lead status to a deck
  • New Layout Manager allows for deeper customization of views
    • Save and recall up to 3 different view layouts
    • Press Shift+View on hardware to cycle through saved view layouts
    • Independently choose between 2/4 deck and 2/4 waveform views (4 deck units only)
    • Players View options include: 1 Deck, 2 Decks Stacked or 2 Deck Grouped
    • Players can now swap deck and waveform positions using the Deck Swap option (SC5000/M, 6000/M)
    • The Performance Library is now able to be displayed in all view configurations
  • Additional changes / improvements
    • Added the ability to adjust the position of the Playhead Position on the waveforms
    • Performance Library, Performance Pads View, Toolbar, Load to Deck Screen as well as other elements have been improved and redesigned
    • Added “Trainspotting Mode” (Ability to hide track title and artist from deck)


Redesigned Search Bar

  • Searching can be switched between entire collection and current playlist
  • Search button is now in the same location in both the library and performance views for faster searching in all contexts

Expandable Track List

  • The Expanded Track List shows a larger number of songs and displays full waveform overviews including cues and loops
  • Playlist tree automatically collapses when focus is on the Track List
  • A button is available in the sidebar to manually expand/collapse the playlist tree


  • Touch FX Filter Echo and Filter Dub Echo now have an additional amount slider for better customization/control
  • FX buttons now flash when engaged
  • Reset FX now sets all parameters to default
  • Filter and noise sweep are now audible in CUE/PFL mix

Reset Played Tracks

  • Played tracks can now be reset. Option available in Profile → Display

Other Updates

  • 24 Hour Clock option now available in Settings → Device
  • Increased recording volume on all units so that the recording level is more consistent across units. Prime 4, Prime 2 and Prime Go all have been boosted ~8dB.
  • Tracks can now be ejected from deck. Pressing Shift-Load on Consoles and Shift-Eject on Players will unload the current selected deck/layer
  • Improved Beatport/Beatsource search (now uses latest search interface from Beatport)
  • Key sync feature is now available on Numark Engine DJ OS devices
  • Manual loop creation can now be cancelled mid loop creation by pressing the in button again
  • 4.0 no longer supports updating collections from 1.x versions. Users will be prompted to first update to version 3.4 before updating to 4.0 if the collection is sufficiently outdated