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BudeStrings Ukulele Tuner

This page contains the tuner and tuning details for Ukulele. In order to use the tuners, simply click on the string buttons and a tuning note will play. For best results ensure you are using desktop speakers – onboard laptop or mobile phone speakers will not be very effective for this page.


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Ukulele Tuner

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Tuning pattern: C6 (named after the C6 chord)


String pitches (Top to Bottom)

  •  G4,  391.96Hz
  •  C4, 261.63Hz
  •  E4, 329.63Hz
  •  A4, 440.00Hz

Tuning the Ukulele to itself:

Self tuning a Ukulele is more complex than tuning most string instruments, as the string pitches are not sequential. Arranging the strings sequentially according to pitch (1 being the lowest pitch, string 1 being the topmost string on the instument) gives the following pattern:

  • 1 = string 2
  • 2 = string 3
  • 3 = string 1
  • 4 = string 4

  • It is possible to tune the strings to each other according to the following pattern

    • C string [fret 7] = G4
    • C string [fret 4] = E4
    • E string [fret 5] = A4

    • It is possible to use an octave tuning method of sorts on the ukulele, except between the G and C strings, which must be tuned according to equal pitch

      • C string [fret 7] = G4
      • E string [fret 8] = C5
      • A string [fret 7] = E5

      • It is not possible to use harmonic tuning methods on the Ukulele



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