Clip-on tuners compared

 PriceDetection
Accuracy
(cents)
Detection
Range
(notes)
Calibration
Range
(Hz)
Instrument
Tuning
Modes?
Transposition
Range
Overwinding
Warning?
Memory
Restore?
Polyphonic?Display
Type
Number
of Display
Segments
Alternate
Meter Modes?
Invertible
Display?
Color-Changing
Backlight?
Built-in Mic?Metronome?Tap Tempo?Battery
Type
Battery LifeLow-Battery
Indicator?
Auto-Off?EnclosureWarrantyYear
Released
Origin
Boss TU-01$17.99±1.0A0 – C8n/aBacklit monochrome LCD33 (16+/16-)n/aCR2302 Li25 hoursPlastic1 year /
90 days
2016China
Boss TU-10$29.99±1.0C0 – C8436-4451-5♭6-color or monochrome LCD33 (16+/16-)n/aCR2302 Li12 or 24 hours1Plastic1 year /
90 days
2012China
D’Addario Eclipse$11.95±3.0430-4504-color LCD15 (7+/7-)n/aCR2302 LiPlastic1 year2016China
D’Addario NS Micro$10.99±3.0410-480Mono LCD w/ 3-color backlight13 (6+/6-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2011China
D’Addario NS Micro Soundhole$16.49±3.0435-4452-color backlit LCD (red & green13 (6+/6-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2011China
DeltaLab CT-10--±1.0A0 – C8415-466Mono LCD w/ 2-color backlight31 (15+/15-)n/aCR2302 LiPlastic1 year2012China
DeltaLab CT-30$24.99±1.0A0 – C8415-4661-4♭Backlit 4-color LCD31 (15+/15-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2012China
DeltaLab NT100 Ninja$19.99±1.0A0 – C8430-4502-color LED, backlit 2-color LCD9 (4+/4-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2015China
Fender FT-004$8.78±1.0B0 – B7Mono LCD w/ 2-color backlight11 (5+/5-)n/aCR2302 LiPlastic1 year2011China
Kliq UberTuner$23.97±1.0A0 – C8430-450Keys of C, F, B♭, E♭ and DBacklit 4-color LCD23 (11+/11-)n/aCR2302 Li8 hoursPlastic3 years2015China
Korg GripTune$9.99±1.0A0 – C8n/a3-color LED7 (3+/3-)n/an/an/aCR2302 Li17 hoursPlastic3 years2016Vietnam
Korg Headtune$8.99±1.0E2 – E7n/a2-color LED11 (5+/5-)n/an/an/aCR2302 Li35 hoursPlastic3 years2013Vietnam?
Korg Magnetune$4.99±1.0E2 – E7n/a2-color LED7 (3+/3-)n/an/an/aCR2302 Li17 hoursPlastic3 years2011Vietnam
Korg Pitchclip$10.88±1.0A0 – C8n/a2-color LED3 (1+/1-)n/an/an/aCR2302 Li30 hoursPlastic3 years2011Vietnam
Korg PitchCrow-G$25.29±0.1/±1.03F♯0 – C8436-4451-5♭, 1-7♯Backlit 4-color LCD25 (12+/12-)n/aCR2302 Li24 hoursPlastic3 years2015Vietnam
Korg PitchHawk-G1--±1.0F♯0 – C8436-4451-5♭, 1-7♯Backlit monochrome LCD31 (15+/15-)n/aCR2302 Li8 hoursPlastic3 years2013Vietnam
Korg PitchHawk-G2$28.62±1.0F♯0 – C8436-4451-5♭, 1-7♯Backlit 4-color LCD25 (12+/12-)n/aCR2302 Li8 hoursPlastic3 years2014Vietnam
Korg Pitchjack--±1.0E0 – B61-7♭2-color LED5 segments (2-/2+)n/aCR2302 Li35 hoursPlastic3 years2012China
Korg Rimpitch$16.03±1.0E2 – E71-7♭2-color LED5 segments (2-/2+)n/aCR2302 Li35 hoursPlastic3 years2012China
Korg Sledgehammer$19.09±1.0F♯0 – C8436-4451-5♭, 1-7♯Backlit 4-color LCD25 (12+/12-)n/aCR2302 Li8 hoursPlastic3 years2014Vietnam
Korg Sledgehammer Custom 100$39.99±0.1/±1.04A0 – C8436-4452-color LED (3D Visual)13 (6+/6-)n/aAAA100 hoursPlastic3 years2016Vietnam
Korg Sledgehammer Pro$19.55±0.1/±1.04A0 – C8436-4452-color LED (3D Visual)13 (6+/6-)n/aCR2031 Li14 hoursPlastic3 years2014Vietnam
Peterson StroboClip$101.44±0.1C0 – B6400-4901-4♭, 1-7♯, and keys of C, F, B♭ and E♭Backlit monochrome LCD128 (64/row)n/aCR2031 Li16 hoursStainless steel, carbon fiber1 year2010China
Reverb LT-21~$4.00±1.0A0 – A6Backlit 4-color LCD21 (10+/10-)n/aCR2302 LiPlastic1 year2014China
Snark HZ-1$17.10n/a4-color LCD11 (5+/5-) 5n/aCR2302 LiPlastic1 year2015China
Snark SN-1$13.49415-4661-4♭n/a4-color LCD29 (14+/14-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2010China
Snark SN-1X$11.61415-4661-4♭ ?n/a4-color LCD27 (13+/13-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2016China
Snark SN-5X$9.94415-4661-4♭ ?4-color LCD27 (13+/13-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2016China
Snark ST-2$10.98415-4661-4♭ ?4-color LCD27 (13+/13-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2016China
Snark ST-8$12.11415-4664-color LCD11 (5+/5-)CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2016China
Snark ST-8Hz$12.11415-4664-color LCD11 (5+/5-) 5CR2302 LiPlastic1 year2016China
TCE Polytune Clip$49.99±0.1/±0.5/A0 – C8435-44561-5♭, 1-7♯2-color LED17 (8+/8-) x5n/an/an/aCR2302 Li18 hoursPlastic1 year2015Thailand
NOTES
1. 24 hours in monochrome display mode, 12 in full-color
2. Optional
3. ±0.1 cent detection accuracy in Fine Mode, otherwise ±1.0 cent
4. ±0.1 cent detection accuracy in Strobe Mode, otherwise ±1.0 cent
5. In Hertz mode, strings may only be tuned in a particular order; registers 0.1 Hz
6. Polyphonic tuning function is not available in Bass tuning mode
n/a = Not applicable
= The tuner has this feature or function
= The tuner does not have this feature or function
= Not specified