DJControl Inpulse 500 Gold Edition


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Fueled by the success of its DJControl Inpulse range, Hercules is thrilled to be launching a limited edition of its latest DJ controller, DJControl Inpulse 500, which was released in the summer of 2020. DJControl Inpulse 500 Gold Edition is a rare breed: just 1,000 numbered units available worldwide, featuring a gold-colored metal backing plate for the mixer in the center, and attractive, eye-catching gold markings that really stand out. A Serato DJ Pro license key and a handy carrying case are also included.

Plus, you can even mix with music streaming services, featuring millions of tracks — including Beatport LINK, Beatsource LINK, TIDAL and SoundCloud GO+ in Serato DJ Pro and Serato DJ Lite, and Beatport LINK, Beatsource LINK and Qobuz in DJUCED.




Just 1,000 units will be made available worldwide, each featuring a number from 1 to 1,000 (randomly assigned).



DJControl Inpulse 500 Gold Edition features a gold-colored metal backing plate for the mixer in the center, and eye-catching golden design touches that really stand out when you’re live streaming!



DJControl Inpulse 500 Gold Edition includes a license key for the Serato DJ Pro software.



This complete pack also includes  a gold embroidered carrying case to store or protect your controller when you’re on the move.


Built-in audio interface 

Built-in Velvet Sound DSP from AKM: processing audio inputs and outputs

- Master output (speakers): 2 x 1/4” / 6.35 mm jack + 2 x RCA

- Headphones output: 1/8” / 3.5 mm stereo mini-jack + 1/4” / 6.35 mm stereo jack

- Auxiliary input: 2 x RCA + 1/8” / 3.5 mm stereo mini-jack

- Microphone input: balanced 1/4” / 6.35 mm jack

Audio resolution: 44.1 kHz / 24-bit

Controls Per Deck

Control per deck:

- Play, Cue, Shift, Sync

- 2 x 8 soft pads with RGB backlighting

- 8 pads x 8 modes (hot cue, loop, slicer ….)

- jog wheels with touch detection (diameter of jog wheels: 5.5” )

- Loop: In / Out + loop encoder

- Modes: Vinyl, (+ Slip and Quantize in DJUCED and in Serato DJ Pro)

- Beatmatch guide

Controls On Mixer


- 1 crossfader with curve adjustment

- Master volume knob, headphones volume knob and Cue/Mix knob

- Microphone volume knob with High EQ knob and Low EQ knob

- Auxiliary volume knob and filter knob

-  2 VU-meters + Master VU meter

- Filter/effects rack with 4 effects buttons and 2 filter knobs

Per deck : 

- 1 filter knob

- 3 EQ knobs

- 1  gain knob

-  1 volume fader

- 1 VU meter

Music library controls: Rotary encoder + 2 Load buttons + Assistant button

Beatmatch Guide

Tempo guide: light guide alongside each tempo fader

Beat Align guide: light guide underneath each jog wheel


IMA (Intelligent Music Assistant)

– The Assistant in DJUCED suggests well-suited upcoming tracks to be played from your music library, and in Beatport LINK and Beatsource LINK as well. Enable the Assistant to launch Autoplay in Serato DJ Lite.

– The Energy feature in DJUCED helps you select tracks according to the energy level for your party


Download the “How to use” guide


Download the Product Sheet




What you need

To find out the system requirements for using DJUCED with your PC/Mac, please visit cette page.

To find out the system requirements for using SERATO with your PC/Mac, please visit this page.

Update the drivers.

DJControl Inpulse 500

Body: 21.3 x 11.7 x 2.8” / 54.2 x 29.6 x 7 cm

Weight: 7 lb / 3.2 kg

Semi-rigid carrying case


Quick start guide with warranty information


Gold-colored braided USB cable


DJUCED®, Serato® DJ Lite + Serato® DJ Pro upgrade license key