June 27, 2013

Traktor Kontrol S4 — new one in the wings?

I have to say, people who buy an item at full price brand new, have made that conscious choice themselves – so they shouldn’t be terribly mad when the price gets dropped during the release of a new model.  The same can be said about those who buy used gear at low prices; if it craps out on them then they should be asking why.  They took the steep discount without ever questioning why it was cheap to begin with.  As always, it’s a buyer beware market and they should do their best to protect themselves from getting burned in the end.  Native Instruments has been on a role lately, slashing the prices on a lot of their gear.

They have done this under the guise that they are making room for new models and new revisions.  While I believe this to be true, I also believe that they have …