With the rp-8000 Mk2, we present the most advanced turntable of all time, developed in close cooperation with renowned international turntable artists. This turntable is designed for a seamless integration with Serato DJ Pro, offering the possibility of controlling up to 7 different performance modes via the pad section. And thanks to the unique platter play mode, the pads can be used to control the platter's rotation speed to create melodies and authentic musical performances. The rp-8000 Mk2 represents the perfect balance of a first-class professional turntable and an innovative musical instrument. A digital LCD display shows information regarding pitch, BPM, Deck assignment, scales and notes, elapsed/remaining time of current track, as well as firmware settings. Developed for application with Serato DJ Pro, the rp-8000 Mk2 in a DVS setup offers unparalleled creative possibilities. Thanks to its MIDI compatibility, The rp-8000 Mk2 can communicate with every MIDI compatible DJ software. The rp-8000 Mk2 features a statically balanced S-shaped tone arm with hydraulic lift and anti-skating mechanism. Platter play mode allows users to control the platter's pitch via the performance pads, opening up new possibilities for musical live performances. The fine-tuned, quartz-driven motor with digital pitch correction operates at a starting torque of 2.8kg/cm, which can be adjusted up to a maximum of 4.5kg/cm. This makes the rp-8000 Mk2 an extremely smooth running turntable. The rp-8000 mk2's housing is more reinforced and heavier than ever before, resulting in a turntable that is extremely resistant to vibrations caused by heavy bass sounds. Thanks to the recessed rear connection panel, The rp-8000 Mk2 can easily be mounted in a flight case and positioned next to other DJ gear. An additional output allows the turntable can be connected to 2 mixers simultaneously, also allowing an easy switch from DVS to vinyl.