IK Multimedia Ships iDevice Tuner App
Hardware and software developer IK Multimedia has announced the UltraTuner, an iDevice tuner app.
It is designed for use with iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. It uses a “proprietary dual-analysis processing engine,” that a release says makes the UltraTuner more accurate than a standard mechanical strobe tuner.
It has two modes. Stage Mode is for traditional instrument tuning. Its large lit screen provides easily seen information. Claimed precision is 0.01 of a cent.
Temperament selection for the UltraTuner includes: Equal, Pythagorean, Just Major, 1/4 Comma Mean Tone, Kimberger III, Werckmeister III, Young and Kellner.
Studio Mode is for allows for pitch tracking, pitch-over-time readings and an oscilloscope waveform display.
It can use onboard iDevice microphones or a device with UltraTuner installed can also work with IK Multimedia’s iRig HD, iRig Pro and iRig Mic hardware.