What are the best instrument tuner apps for Android?

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    #1Best Guitar Tuner

    Best Guitar Tuner

    Even though it was designed by and for professional guitar players, this app is ideal for those learning the basics of guitar and still need help when it comes to tuning their instruments.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Craig Cooper
    Written on January 2, 2018
    "I'm fairly new at learning to play the guitar. This has been such a blessing so that I'm not always second guessing myself. I'm getting better every day thanks to this."
  2. 10

    #2Guitar Tuner

    Guitar Tuner

    Want to know it your guitar is in the right tune? Want to tune it to another pitch? With Guitar Tuner you can easily tune your guitar: just make sure every string sounds exactly like it sounds on the app and you will be ready to rock!

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Nathan Owens
    Written on January 3, 2018
    "My favorite app having to do with music for my android phone is Guitar Tuner! This is really an impressive little app that keeps my guitar in tune. It helps me sound better, and for that, I really love it! "
  3. 9

    #3Guitar Tuner Free

    Guitar Tuner Free

    This tuner works on the most popular strings instruments. Using the built-in microphone of your phone, the app will check if your instrument is properly tuned, and if it's not, if you are meant to tune it higher or lower. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Sandra Berry
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "Guitar Tuner Free is the best free tuner app for Android phones. You can use it for either electric, acoustic, or string instruments and it is highly accurate."
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    #4Chromatic Guitar Tuner

    Chromatic Guitar Tuner

    Chromatic Guitar Tuner is a free application for Android-operated devices that help in tuning almost all musical instruments. It has various tuning modes such as automatic, chromatic, pitchfork, and the tuning presets.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Kathleen Munoz
    Written on January 10, 2018
    "This is a much needed tool for Android users who now can have a tool for tuning their instruments conveniently and with decent accuracy. If your instrument has strings, then this app is something you really need on your Android phone."
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    #5Ultimate Guitar

    Ultimate Guitar

    The Ultimate Guitar app lets users find over 800,000 chords, tabs, and lyrics for guitar, bass, and ukulele. It comes with a tool for users to edit chords, lyrics however they want. The app is also available in dark mode and offline.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free

    Christina Thompson
    Written on January 10, 2018
    "I found this site a bit confusing to use. I don't really care for the layout. Everything seems squished together and not very easy to find. The forum information is buried near the bottom of the page."
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    #6Cleartune

    Cleartune

    Cleartune is a chromatic instrument tuner and pitch pipe that allows you to quickly and accurately tune your instrument using the built-in mic in your device. Cleartune features a unique "note wheel" interface allowing you to quickly find your pitch.

    Apps

    iOS, Android

    $3.99

    Benjamin Wallace
    Written on January 9, 2018
    "I tried using clear tune to tune an acoustic guitar and I thought it was fairly handy. The tone selection worked well and the pickup on the mic was good enough to get close to being on pitch. All in all, a good app."
  4. 3

    #7Peterson iStroboSoft Tuner

    Peterson iStroboSoft Tuner

    Peterson Strobe Tuner is a popular StroboSoft tuning application that offers the unmatched accuracy of a mechanical strobe tuner for the highest degree of precision available in a software tuning application. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    William Alexander
    Written on January 1, 2018
    "Peterson iStroboSoft Tuner is the best tuner out there, "
  5. 3

    #8Pro Guitar Tuner

    Pro Guitar Tuner

    This Android optimized app is perfect for tuning your guitar, as the app will listen to the sound coming off from your guitar and immediately tell you if it's too high or too low for the selected tune. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Christopher Fowler
    Written on January 4, 2018
    "I was looking for a tuner for my guitar and figured I would try this app out. It was worked flawlessly for me so far and has made tuning a breeze."
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    #9Smart Chords & Tools

    Smart Chords & Tools

    Smart Chords & Tools has everything a guitar player will ever need, just in one easy to use app: tuner, hundreds of chords, metronome, scales, arpeggios and many more vital stuff every guitar player must know to succeed in the music world. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Jason Carr
    Written on January 14, 2018
    "For guitar players of all levels, the Smart Chords & Tools app is a handy app that tunes, contains hundreds of chords, a metronome, scales, arpeggios and many more useful tools to help you learn and progress your skills. It is a swiss army guitar app for guitarists"
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    #10Airyware Tuner

    Airyware Tuner

    This app by NeatTimbre with a power of 64 bits helps you to tune all your instruments whatever they are: strings, brass, woodwind and even some percussion.


    Apps

    iOS, Android, Windows

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Dan Forest
    Written on February 4, 2018
    "Airyware Tuner is one of the best guitar tuners for Android, recognized as a professional strobe tuner for string and wind instruments, operates in 9 octaves as a chromatic tuner featuring an oscilloscope and noise reduction. It has presets for 400+ instruments and 900+ alternative tunings and supports temperaments. Most importantly, Airyware Tuner is fast, reliable, and very accurate multi-instrument tuner."
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    #11gStrings

    gStrings

    gStrings is a free application for Android that functions as a chromatic tuner for any musical instrument. It features built-in instruments and tunings, as well as built-in temperaments.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Virginia Fisher
    Written on January 7, 2018
    "Very useful app. It works for many different instruments as well. The interface is easy to use and understand."
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    #12Muzika432 Tuner

    Muzika432 Tuner

    Muzika432 Tuner is an app for tuning different instruments. Its system is at concert pitch, A 432 Hertz for versatility and precision. It works on acoustic and classical guitars, as well as pianos and harps. Newly discovered Unequal Tuning at A 432Hz, Muzika432 Tuner App is a precise chromatic tuner showing the Hertz, note and octave

    Apps

    iOS, Android

    $6.99

    muzika 432 Inc.
    Written on May 20, 2019
    "Most precise chromatic tuner in Hertz, only one of its kind in the world, newly discovered, (after 2,500 years!) Unequal Tuning at A 432 Hz!!! Most beautiful Tuning App, and a cosmic experience in tuning!"

Summary

Best What are the best instrument tuner apps for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Best Guitar TunerApps 15 Free
2Guitar TunerApps 10 Free
3Guitar Tuner FreeApps 9 Free
4Chromatic Guitar TunerApps 6 Free
5Ultimate GuitarApps 3 Free
6CleartuneApps 3 Paid
7Peterson iStroboSoft TunerApps 3 Free
8Pro Guitar TunerApps 3 Free
9Smart Chords & ToolsApps 2 Free
10Airyware TunerApps 1 Free
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