Reloop Introduces the Small but Mighty ‘Ready’ Portable Controller for Serato
Reloop has introduced the new “Ready” controller, a small performance controller with big potential. Designed for use with Serato, the Ready balances functionality with compact portability. Its size allows it to sit flush on 13-inch laptops, yet Ready boasts impressive features like responsive jog wheels, 16 RGB pads, and smooth integration with Serato straight out of the box. Keep reading for more.
The Ready controller is as lightweight as it is powerful. Features include dedicated controls for track navigation, loops, effects, filters, EQs, master volume, cue section, key lock, sync, key sync, slip mode, vinyl mode, censor, a jump-to-beginning-of-track feature, and user mode.
Reloop Ambassador and BPM Supreme’s good friend DJ Angelo worked alongside Reloop to bring the Ready controller to life. He said, “The Reloop Ready is a product I’ve dreamed about for years. It’s compact and portable but with all the professional features I need to prepare, create, and even perform my sets anytime, anywhere. Always ready!”
More key features:
- 16 large customizable RGB performance pads
- Touch-sensitive jog wheels for precise mixing and scratching
- 9 performance modes: hot cue, auto loop, manual loop, sampler, pitch play, loop roll, beat grid control, user mode, and new scratch bank mode
- 45 mm dual-rail crossfader and channel faders
- Dedicated sync function to match tempo and key
- High-resolution pitch faders for fine BPM adjustments
- Gain control for each channel
- High & low EQs for tweaking frequency bands
- Advanced effect section with FX-on toggle buttons, wet/dry level controls, FX beat encoders, FX select controls, manual BPM tap functions, and up to 3 FX per FX unit
- Headphones cue section with cue mix and volume controls (3.5 mm jack connection)
- Designed and developed together with Serato for tight software integration with plug-and-play connectivity with Serato DJ Lite, upgradable to Serato DJ Pro
- Sturdy housing and space-saving design for a minimal footprint and portability
- USB bus powered design
- Hybrid device support: can be connected to computers, tablets, or smartphones
With so much functionality packed into such a streamlined controller, the Reloop Ready punches way above its weight class as the premier solution for the home, mobile, and traveling DJs. Ready is available now for $349.99. To learn more, visit Reloop’s website or check out the introduction video below.