Waves - Tuner

Waves - Tuner


The popular (but aging) gStrings chromatic tuner app rewritten from scratch; with a multi-core optimized engine, improved fundamental frequency detection, smooth OpenGL graphics, a redesigned UX, and a simplistic/focused holo UI.


(!!) NOTE: this application is free to download, but will only work for a limited amount of time before you will have to activate it through a small one-time in-app purchase fee (~3EUR). Besides giving you a chance to try the app before you buy it, this was also the only way (due to technical constraints of the Play Store) to be able to give away this app for free to all existing gStrings users with paid content.


The app measures sound pitch using your phone's microphone, letting you tune any musical instrument (violin, viola, violoncello, bass, guitar, ukulele, piano, even wind instruments to name a few that have been tested).


Features include:
1. orchestra tuning (shifting/redefining tone frequencies, e.g. A440 > A443),
2. different temperaments (pythagorean, bagpipe, etc.),
3. custom user-defined temperaments,
4. different note namings (English, Latin, Hindustani),
4. a nonlinear scale,
5. microphone sensitivity setup,
6. pitch pipe.


If you were looking for a guitar tuner, try this!


Thank you note: most of the historic temperaments were included courtesy of NetCat AG.

Recent changes:
1. Improved fundamental detection,
2. unclamped tone octave labels fixed.
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About Waves - Tuner
The popular (but aging) gStrings chromatic tuner app rewritten from scratch; with a multi-core optimized engine, improved fundamental frequency detection, smooth OpenGL graphics, a redesigned UX, and a simplistic/focused holo UI.


(!!) NOTE: this application is free to download, but will only work for a limited amount of time before you will have to activate it through a small one-time in-app purchase fee (~3EUR). Besides giving you a chance to try the app before you buy it, this was also the only way (due to technical constraints of the Play Store) to be able to give away this app for free to all existing gStrings users with paid content.


The app measures sound pitch using your phone's microphone, letting you tune any musical instrument (violin, viola, violoncello, bass, guitar, ukulele, piano, even wind instruments to name a few that have been tested).


Features include:
1. orchestra tuning (shifting/redefining tone frequencies, e.g. A440 > A443),
2. different temperaments (pythagorean, bagpipe, etc.),
3. custom user-defined temperaments,
4. different note namings (English, Latin, Hindustani),
4. a nonlinear scale,
5. microphone sensitivity setup,
6. pitch pipe.


If you were looking for a guitar tuner, try this!


Thank you note: most of the historic temperaments were included courtesy of NetCat AG.

Recent changes:
1. Improved fundamental detection,
2. unclamped tone octave labels fixed.

User reviews of Waves - Tuner
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A Google User
5 days ago
, I love this tuner It's easy to operate it has a wide band of adjustment and make improve my guitar playing by 90%
A Google User
May 26, 2015
Very sloppy and inaccurate
A Google User
May 25, 2015
Works for me Great, simple and intuitive. Everything one needs in a tuner.
A Google User
May 25, 2015
The best tuner
A Google User
May 24, 2015
The new UI is nicer than the old gStrings'one. There is no self-adjustment orchestra tuning, and this is the only drawback.
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