TC Electronic PolyTune for Smartphones


TC Electronic PolyTune for Smartphones
Street price $4.99 - Available for iPhone and iPad iOS devices only.
Key specs
Key specs
Detection Accuracy Needle (Chromatic)
Our test: ±3.24 centsCOMPARE
Flat: ±2.91 cents | Sharp: ±3.38 cents
Manufacturer's specs: ±0.5 cents
Stream (Chromatic)
Our test: Not testedCOMPARE
Accuracy not specified by manufacturer  
Polyphonic (PolyTune) Mode
Our test: ±5.17 centsCOMPARE
Flat: ±5.32 cents | Sharp: ±5.02 cents
Accuracy not specified by manufacturer  
Detection Range Detection range not specified by manufacturer COMPARE
Calibration range 435-466 Hz (In 1-Hertz steps) COMPARE
Responsiveness Not tested COMPARE
Instrument tuning modes Guitar, Bass
Transposition options 1-5 semitones flat
Programmable? No
Memory? Yes
Polyphonic? Yes
Display type Full color
Display resolution 17 segments (8-/8+) x5
Optional meter modes? Yes: In Chromatic mode, choose between Needle or Stream display; In Polyphonic mode, only a meter display is available.
Metronome? No
Tone generator? No
Fine print
Release date 2014, last updated in 2017
Included extras Optional meter colors (red/green or blue/yellow), Retina display compatible
Suggested accessories Peterson iCable Guitar to iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch and Android Adapter Cable — Buy on Amazon ($12.99)
Notes For iOS only
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About the Manufacturer

TC Electronic, based in Denmark, was founded by brothers, Kim and John Rishøj, in the 1980s. The company was acquired by MUSIC Group in 2015. MUSIC Group is a holding company with headquarters in the Philippines. It also owns the Behringer and Bugera brands.

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