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Music Management Software for Engine OS Hardware

Engine PRIME provides intuitive tools and workflows to manage and export your music library to an external drive or personal Dropbox storage. Add music from desktop folders, or import from various third party collections, bringing in your playlists, Hot Cue, Loop and other metadata information. Seamlessly transfer music to physical and cloud based media devices through drag and drop or built-in Sync Manager workflows. Personalize your Engine OS experience by creating a custom device profile loaded with your chosen performance preferences. Engine PRIME is a free application for both macOS and Windows operating systems.

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Feature Highlights

  • Easily create Playlists, Crates and music folders
  • Directly import rekordbox®, Apple Music App/iTunes, Serato DJ and NI Traktor databases
  • Integrated with Dropbox to store your collection in the cloud to access remotely from Engine OS hardware
  • Fast and accurate BPM, beat grid, downbeat detection and musical key analysis
  • Intuitive filtering to refine and create custom track lists
  • Batch edit and update track info for multiple tracks simultaneously
  • Built-in Sync Manager to quickly manage and transfer music to your drive
  • Set Hot Cues Loop regions, and personalize them with individual names and color
  • Preview tracks directly from the track list without loading to the deck
  • Export Playlists, Crates and history lists as M3U, CSV, or JSON format
  • Comprehensive beat grid and tempo editing controls for setting static and dynamic beat grids
  • Supports all popular audio file formats
  • Defined 3-band color waveforms for enhanced performance visual feedback
  • Export custom User Profile data to personalize your Engine OS hardware experience
  • Sync Hot Cue, Loop, and Beat Grid changes made on Engine OS hardware back to Engine PRIME
  • Effortlessly backup and restore your local collection

Build the Ultimate Music Collection

Engine PRIME’s rich feature set and easy to use track preparation tools further enhance your playback experience on Engine OS hardware. Easily add new Crates & Playlists with a single click or keyboard shortcut. Keep your library organized with Parent Crates and Playlist folders. Freely rearrange Playlist order for your preferred library structure.

Engine PRIME also offers the most comprehensive third party library support in the industry. Compatible with rekordbox®, Apple Music App/iTunes, Serato DJ and NI Traktor databases directly. Effortlessly import existing music collections including playlists, Hot Cues, Loops, and other performance data into the Engine ecosystem.

Engine Prime can play tracks from a variety of services, sources and formats

Create the Perfect Soundtrack

Engine’s swift and highly accurate BPM, beat grid, and musical key analysis offer automated background processes that allow you to focus on those essential pre-performance elements such as track selection, preparation and playlist building. Click the overview waveform within a track list to quickly preview a track without loading. Use the built-in metadata filter to refine track lists by genre, BPM, key and more to easily find groups of similar tracks that fit the vibe or mood you want to create. Sort track lists by two metadata columns to quickly identify tracks within a list that feature similar tempo and key or other essential metadata. Enable the dual-layer function to audition song structure and harmonic mix compatibility between two tracks.

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Your Music Always at the Ready

Track management, preparation and transfer tools within Engine PRIME are both comprehensive and streamlined. Select a group of tracks from the track list to batch edit metadata for multiple tracks simultaneously. Both static and dynamic Beat Grids can be easily shifted, manually edited and locked. Set, name and color Hot Cues and Loop regions to easily identify key points or sections of a mix.

Drag-and-drop transfer your music to any connected media device or the cloud with direct Dropbox integration. With Dropbox, you can sync your music to the cloud and access remotely from any Engine OS Media Player or Smart Console. The built-in Sync Manager allows you to select multiple playlists and transfer them to your media device with a single click. Performance changes such as Hot Cues and Loops made on Engine OS hardware can also be synced back to Engine PRIME.

Engine Prime can play tracks from a variety of services, sources and formats

Personalize Your Performance

Each physical or cloud based media device within Engine PRIME offers a customizable User Profile filled with playback, display, and library settings that automatically configure when loaded on Engine OS hardware. The User Profile holds performance preferences such as Sync mode (bar, beat, tempo), Hot Cue behavior (momentary, trigger), Quantize value, default Loop Size, desired musical key notation (Sharps, Flats, Open Key, Camelot), deck color and so much more. Your personalized User Profile ensures you always feel right at home regardless of what Engine OS hardware you play on.

Supported media:


  • WAV 16-32 bit, 44.1k – 192k
  • AIFF 16-32 bit, 44.1k – 192k


  • MP3 32 kbit/s – 320 kbit/s + VBR/CBR
  • M4A/AAC, MP4, OGG Vorbis

System requirements


  • OS Version: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor: i5 2.0Ghz or faster
  • Memory: 4 Gb RAM or more
  • Video Card: Intel HD Graphics or better
  • Sound Interface: DirectX Compatible interface
  • Free space: 150 Mb available for application


  • OS Version: MacOS 10.14 or 10.15 or 11
  • Processor: i5 2.0Ghz or faster
  • Memory: 4 Gb RAM or more
  • Sound Interface: Internal sound card or Core Audio compatible interface
  • Free space: 150 Mb available for application
Dropbox® is a registered trademark of Dropbox, Inc. iTunes® is a registered trademark of Apple Inc. rekordbox® is a registered trademark of Pioneer DJ Corporation. inMusic is not affiliated with Pioneer DJ and use of the rekordbox® name has not been authorized, sponsored or otherwise approved by Pioneer DJ. Serato DJ Pro® is a registered trademark of Serato Limited. Traktor® is a registered trademark of Native Instruments GmbH.