DS: TC Electronic PolyTune 2 Blacklight

TC Electronic PolyTune 2 Blacklight
Street price Discontinued. Search on Reverb
Key specs
Detection Accuracy Needle
Our test: ±3.35 centsCOMPARE
Flat: ±3.09 cents | Sharp: ±3.62 cents
Manufacturer’s specs: ±0.5 cents
Our test: Better than ±0.1 centCOMPARE
Manufacturer’s specs: ±0.1 cent
Our test: ±5.55 centsCOMPARE
Flat: ±5.63 cents | Sharp: ±5.47 cents
Detection accuracy in Polyphonic mode is not specified by manufacturer
Detection Range 27.50-4186.01 Hz (A0-C8)COMPARE
Calibration range 435-445 Hz (In 1-Hertz steps) COMPARE
Responsiveness Not testedCOMPARE
Notes: Test results above show results of tests of the PolyTune 2
Instrument tuning modes? Chromatic, Guitar, Bass, Drop-D
Transposition options 1-5 semitones flat, 1-7 semitones capo
Programmable? No
Memory? Yes
Polyphonic? Yes
True analog strobe? No
Display type 2-color LED (blue and white)
Display resolution 17 segments (8-/8+) x5 matrix
Optional meter modes? Yes (Guitar Needle, Guitar Strobe, Bass Needle, Bass Strobe, Polyphonic)
Bypass mode True bypass
Volume/Boost? No
Mute? Yes
USB? Yes
Power source 9V battery or 9V AC adapter
Battery life Not specified
Auto-off/Power save? No
Low battery indicator? No
DC out? Yes (provides up to 2A to daisy-chained pedals)
Power consumption 45 to 50 mA (typical use)
Enclosure Die-cast aluminum
Dimensions 72 x 122 x 50 mm ( 2.8 x 4.8 x 2.0 in)
Weight 300 g (10.6 oz) including battery
Fine print
Warranty TC Electronic’s 3- year warranty applies only if the product is registered online within 90 days of date of purchase. If you fail to register within 90 days, the term of warranty is 1 year. Foot switches are warranted for only 90 days. Digital displays/meters are warranted for only 1 year. Purchase receipt is required as proof of purchase. The warranty covers only the original buyer.
Release date 2013
Made in Thailand
Included extras Ambient light sensor; 3M hook-and-loop pads, easy battery access; “Tuner Magnet” feature in Needle Mode
Available accessories TC Electronic PowerPlug 9 — Buy on Amazon ($24.99)
Notes Discontinued. For a DC power supply, TC Electronic specifies a standard 9V DC center-pin negative providing greater than 100 mA
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