When comparing Traktor Scratch Pro 2 vs Serato DJ, the Slant community recommends Serato DJ for most people. In the question“What is the best DJ software?” Serato DJ is ranked 3rd while Traktor Scratch Pro 2 is ranked 7th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Downloadable MIDIMaps
From e.g. DJ Tech Tools
Pro Hardware Compatability
Works with a wide range of hardware.
Pro Relatively simple to get mixing with
Pro Configurable display
Change your display to have 2 or 4 decks in either Vertical or Horizontal layout. Even have Library Only and Compact layouts.
Pro Colour wave-forms
Allows you to see the average tone/sound of the music without listening to it.
Con Complicated Setup
Has a lot of options, learning curve is quite steep.
Con Limited range of compatible controllers
Serato certification is available on a limited range of dj hardware. Although approximately 98 devices have this.