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

    1. “Keep time without thinking” Ticker helps you make music more precisely. It can tick from 15 to 400 BPM, beatmatch with two taps, display classical tempo markings, play in the background or while the device is locked / asleep, and save tempo presets.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      TrueMetronome is the only app worthy of being called a metronome. Almost all metronome apps boast about their accuracy, but users with sensitive hearing notice inaccurate beats all the time. It used to be impossible to create a perfectly accurate metronome on a mobile device.
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    2. An online metronome ideal for quick and easy use while practicing music, this music tool helps with your rhythm as well as tempo selections and it is always available for free to all students of music at
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    3. Easy to use and powerful with a rich set of tempo features, rhythms, & especially, the bounce visuals to help you keep good time.
    4. Weird Metronome is a program that acts as a metronome, displaying a blinker and using your computer's speakers to play its beat. But this isn't just any old metronome.


      The project has been abandoned, but last version, 1.4, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    5. Improve your timing with a high precision metronome. PC 9 Virtual Metronome uses the quartz crystal of the sound chip inside your Windows computer to achieve exceptionally high accuracy.
    6. Pulse is a sleek, minimalist, free pro metronome app with haptics and Bluetooth syncing for iPhone and Watch to help you keep a steady tempo and beat during practice.
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    7. TapNTempo has all the features that most metronomes have including: Beat and division capabilities Built-in click sounds Easy to read interface Visual elements for silent mode Responsive tap interface In addition, TapNTempo adds the following features: Extensive...
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