The Korg GA1 Guitar and Bass Tuner is an ultra-compact LCD needle-style dedicated tuner that delivers great convenience and performance. High accuracy and superb functionality have made Korg tuners the worldwide favorite. It’s loaded with features like a pitch reference tone and quinta-flat tuning.
The GA1 features a pitch reference tone and quinta-flat tuning. The GA1 tuner packs basic functionality and convenient tuning functions into ultra-compact bodies. This dedicated guitar/bass tuner lets you select either Guitar mode or Bass mode for truly easy operation with automatically detected pitch. A high-sensitivity mic is built-in, allowing easy and accurate tuning of acoustic guitars. The GA1 can accurately tune any guitar or bass. The back of the unit includes a unique arc-shaped tilt slit that lets you insert a plastic card for use as a handy stand. Additional visual feedback is provided by LEDs that indicate pitch deviation. In addition to visual tuning via meter, the GA1 can play reference pitches from its internal speaker (Sound Out) for tuning by ear. Until now, dedicated guitar tuners have supported a maximum of only four semitones below standard pitch, but the GA1 gives you five steps of flatted tuning, extending as far as five semitones below standard pitch, and supporting even super-long scale guitars that are five frets longer than conventional guitars. Built-in Speaker Tuning modes – Meter (auto guitar/bass) and Sound (auto guitar/bass) Flat tuning – 1 – 5 semitones Quinta Flat Tuning accuracy – +/-1 cent Sound accuracy – +/-1.5 cent Connection jack – Input jack (1/4 mono) Power supply – Two AAA batteries 3V Battery life – Approximately 100 hours Dimensions – 4.1 x 2.52 x 0.6 (104x64x15mm) Weight – 2.86 ounces (81grams) including batteries
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Product Reviews on Korg GA-1 tuner
The Korg GA-1 tuner is a dedicated guitar/bass tuner that provides great performance and convenient functions. Like any other korg tuners, this one also offers users with high accuracy and superb functionality. It has a high-sensitive built in microphone providing users with easy and accurate tuning of acoustic guitars. This tuner can also play reference pitches from its internal speaker for tuning by ear. The Korg GA-1 has a wide tuning range. It allows you to tune 5 semitones below standard pitch, supports super long scale guitars of up to 5 frets longer than standard guitars and it has quinta flat tuning.
The word excellent basically describes everything about this tuner. The Korg GA-1 is accurate, ultra compact, easy to use, packs basic functionality and very affordable.