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Korg Unveils Bass-Specific Clip-On Tuner

Korg AW-LT100B Clip-on Bass TunerClip-on tuners are notorious for being iffy on the bass, but now Korg has released one specifically for us. The AW-LT100B is a clip-on tuner dedicated to bass instruments with enhanced sensitivity for detecting the low-frequency range.

“It uses a chromatic mode with dedicated circuitry that boosts the detection sensitivity in the ultra-low range below 100 Hz,” Korg explains. “The capability of this tuner is particularly apparent when tuning the 5-string or 6-string basses for which stable tuning has been difficult until now.”

The AW-LT100B is powered by a single AAA battery, which offers approximately 100 hours of operation. It has regular, strobe, and half-strobe display modes with a frequency range of E0 (20.60 Hz) to C5 (523.3 Hz). It can be calibrated between 436 Hz and 445 Hz in 1 Hz steps.

Korg’s AW-LT100B Clip-on Bass Tuner will be available in July with a price between $19.99 and $24.99.

Korg AW-LT100B Clip-on Bass Tuner Features:

Scale:12 note equal temperament
Range (sine wave):E0 (20.60 Hz)─C5 (523.3 Hz)
Precision:± 0.1 cent (Strobe mode)
Reference Pitch:A4 = 436─445 Hz (1 Hz steps)
Display Modes:Regular, Strobe, Half-strobe
Power Supply:AAA battery x 1
Battery Life:Approximately 100 hours (tuner continuously operating, A4 input, when using alkaline battery)
Dimensions (W x D x H):60 mm x 60 mm x 55 mm/2.36″ x 2.36″ x 2.17″
Weight:32 g/1.13 oz. (including battery)
Included Items:One AAA battery for checking operation

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