What are the best instrument tuner apps for iPhone or iPad?

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  1. 13

    #1GuitarTuna

    GuitarTuna

    This tuner app works on guitar, bass, ukelele and every popular string instrument. Set your guitar to any tune you want to with this app: just listen to the string by string tune and make sure your own guitar sounds exactly like it's meant to!

    Apps

    iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Catherine Lee
    Written on January 3, 2018
    "Guitartuna lets you tune a variety of string instruments. You wont need anything else to tune your strings anymore."
  2. 7

    #2insTuner

    insTuner

    Tune every instrument you own with insTuner, an easy-to-use app that will help you make sure everything is tuned as it should be. Just open the app, select what tune you want your instrument to be, and follow the instructions, as easy as that!

    Apps

    iOS

    $3.99

    Abhinav Das
    Written on December 30, 2017
    "This app is a musician's best friend. I can tune my guitar, my clarinet, my piano, my sitar, my cat, my dog. You get the idea. The app does exactly what it claims to do and does it better than any of the other similar apps out there."
  3. 5

    #3GuitarToolkit

    GuitarToolkit

    This guitar app has everything a guitar player needs, including a tuner and a gigantic library of chords, to learn how to do every possible sound with your guitar. 

    Apps

    iOS

    $2.99

    Madison White
    Written on January 3, 2018
    "There aren't too many guitar apps that have such a full-fledged feature set at GuitarToolkit. I used to have to bounce between a tuner app, a chord website, and scale videos while practicing, but now can use just one app for it all. I've noticed my playing improve since starting to use it and am thinking baout doing some of the upgrades to level up even more!"
  1. 5

    #4Pano Tuner

    Pano Tuner

    Pano Tuner listens to the sound coming from your instrument and shows you its pitch, so you can see if it's wrong and quickly tune it right. Works on most string instrument, as well as trumpets and piccolos.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Jeremy Bryant
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "I'm still 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. 4

    #5Tunable

    Tunable

    This tone and chord generator app will help you improve your instrument skills, and you will be able to record it and share your amazing performances with whoever you want to. Specially great with wind and strings instruments.

    Apps

    iOS

    $3.99

    Hannah Daniels
    Written on January 7, 2018
    "Tunable makes tuning any instrument a snap. It also has recording features so you can save your practice sessions."
  3. 3

    #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

    Sharon Gomez
    Written on January 9, 2018
    "Cleartune is a great app for any professional artist or musician. It is a highly accurate tuner and is a very affordable price."
  4. 0

    #7GarageBand

    GarageBand

    GarageBand is a music making software and app for Mac and iOS respectively. It offers a sound library with software instruments, presets for guitar and voice, and virtual session drummers. Users can access piano and guitar lessons.

    Software

    Mac, iOS

    Free

    Peter Bowman
    Written on January 5, 2018
    "I found this app GarageBand, which I use with my iphone. It helps my guitar sound good and keeps it tuned up to my satisfaction. I highly recommend it if you have an iphone and need to tune an instrument! "

Summary

Best What are the best instrument tuner apps for iPhone or iPad
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1GuitarTunaApps 13 Free
2insTunerApps 7 Paid
3GuitarToolkitApps 5 Paid
4Pano TunerApps 5 Free
5TunableApps 4 Paid
6CleartuneApps 3 Paid
7GarageBandSoftware 0 Free
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