Desktop Metronome Alternatives

    Desktop Metronome is described as 'If you’re serious about using a software metronome as a practicing tool,then this is the right thing for you! The Desktop Metronome is a compact metronome software that contains complete functionality for accurate tempo production and display'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Desktop Metronome for a variety of platforms, including Windows, iPad, iPhone, Android and Mac. The best alternative is TempoPerfect Metronome, which is free. Other great apps like Desktop Metronome are afractal Metronome (Free, Open Source), AudioKit Hey Metronome (Paid), Guitaroid (Free, Open Source) and Soundcorset (Free).

    This page was last updated Feb 8, 2020

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      TempoPerfect is a free software metronome. Unlike mechanical metronomes, our software metronome provides a clear and precise beat that won't wind down, making it an essential tool for any musician.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Electron / Atom Shell
      Metronome is a highly perfomant, easy to use, minimalistic digital desktop app made with Electron. The UI is designed in a way to avoid a lot of labels, avoid clutter and to allow you to focus on whats really important:- "creating".
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    1. With Hey Metronome, you can put your earbuds on and control everything with your voice, from tempo and meter, to beat patterns, to even what you song you are practicing.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Guitaroid is an all-in-one app for practicing & learning to play the guitar. It has a metronome, rhythm guide, virtual guitar, & chord book. You can use it to test & refine your ability to distinguish notes and chords.
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    2. Free music toolkit with 4 million downloads. All-in-one metronome/tuner/recorder. Tuner & Metronome is the best free app for musicians. A professional handsfree metronome and the most accurate chromatic tuner app.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      Free online metronome with powerful features. Mouse, keyboard and touch control. Mobile-ready. Adjustable tempo (bpm), time signature, and rhythm patterns.
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    3. The Musicians Metronome.
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    4. Mobile Metronome is a pretty complete metronome for any usage, from the simplest beat count reference to more complex applications. It´s features include: - Fine tempo tuning from 30 to 230 BPM (even up to 460 if tempo signature sets beats as eighth notes).
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Windows Mobile
      Open Metronome, a Free Open Source Metronome for Windows Mobile and Pocket PC. Can be set to play a measure of any length, at any tempo (beats per minute), with emphasis on any beat(s), with sounds chosen from a library of 25 percussion instruments.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Metronome M1 is a simple and extremely accurate metronome. It produces regular, metrical ticks set to the BPM you specify. An indispensable too for the musician, available on iOS and Android. FEATURES - Get a visual of the counts as animated bars.
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