Engine DJ Version 4.0 brings view customization, library layout manager, & more

Engine DJ Version 4.0 screenshot

Engine DJ has announced their latest update, version 4.0 – relevant for users of Denon’s standalone gear, their media players, and Numark’s Mixstream Pro.

In addition to a ton of improvements & fixes, the new streamlined workflow of Engine DJ 4.0 brings a more intuitive user interface, over 100 different performance view combinations, improved FX customization, and more, ‘’enabling DJs to focus on their creativity and less on navigation’’.

Key features overview:

  • Redesigned Performance View: Consistent deck layout across all views and devices, enhanced album art display, and new Beat Phase/Beat Keeper options.
  • Layout Manager: Over 100 different performance view combinations with the ability to save and recall up to three custom layouts.
  • Performance Library: Now accessible in all view configurations, enabling seamless browsing and performance from the same screen.
  • Advanced Effects and Customization: The software improves effects options designed to enhance performance control.

Overview (promo video):

Enhanced Performance Player Views

Engine DJ 4.0 features overhauled Performance Player views to fit the ergonomics of modern DJ setups. Enhanced dual-layer options expand the power of twin-layer hardware, while the new Deck Swap feature allows you to customize your setup to match any LC6000 Prime Expansion Controller hardware configuration.

Improved Library Layout and Search Capabilities

The update makes browsing and searching faster and more efficient with:

  • Improved Library Layout: Enhanced contrast for better visibility, streamlined library header bar, and the ability to hide playlists for an expanded tracklist view.
  • Redesigned Search Bar: Consistent search button placement across all views, making it easier to find tracks quickly.

Advanced Effects and Customization

The software improves effects options designed to enhance performance control:

  • Touch FX Filter Echo and Filter Dub Echo now feature additional amount sliders for better customization and control.
  • FX buttons now flash when engaged.
  • Reset FX now sets all effect parameters to default.
  • Filter and noise sweep are now audible in Pre-Fader Listen (PFL) mix.

Updates and Fixes

Engine DJ 4.0 also includes numerous improvements and fixes to enhance stability and performance, ensuring a smooth and reliable experience. The updates address issues such as:

  • Enhanced recording volume consistency across units.
  • Improved Beatport/Beatsource search functionality.
  • Fixes for various bugs and performance issues.

Where to download…

Engine DJ version 4.0 is available to download now. For more information visit the Engine DJ website.

Full feature walkthrough video:


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