TC Electronic has upgraded its flagship tuner with the Polytune 2. The polyphonic tuner, which displays the pitches of all your strings when you strum them simultaneously, now offers a bigger, brighter display as well as chromatic strobe tuner.
The Polytune 2 features much brighter LEDs than its predecessor and the brightness of the display is adjusted automatically with an ambient light sensor. While the pedal is best known for being able to tune all strings at once, its MonoPoly function recognizes when you play a single string and displays the appropriate tuning mode. This has been enhanced further with a strobe tuner mode that’s accurate up to +/- .1 Cent. It also allows for Drop D and capo tuning with a Total Recall to remember your pitch reference and tuning mode settings.
Other features include True Bypass with silent tuning, a DC output for powering other pedals, and 3M velcro for attaching to your pedalboard. The TC Electronic Polytune 2 will be shipping this month with an estimated street price of $99. For more info, check out the TC Electronic website.
TC Electronic Polytune 2 Tuner Details:
- PolyTune – Tune all strings simultaneously
- New chromatic strobe tuner – 0.1 cent tuning accuracy
- Bigger and brighter LED display with ambient light sensor
- Drop-D and capo tuning modes
- True bypass with silent tuning
- DC output for powering other pedals
- 3M Velcro for pedal board attachment