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self-tuning guitar


This robotic guitar helps musicians save time

CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos takes a look at a guitar that can tune itself, saving time and making it possible for musicians to carry only one guitar instead of several. After selecting a key, a computer embedded in the back of the guitar takes over from there and automatically tunes the strings.

December 19, 2007


Why a self-tuning guitar isn't a good idea

Gibson has just released a self-tuning guitar, but a $100 tuner is probably a better investment.

By December 4, 2007


Opening act for Gibson's self-tuning guitar

The guitar strings serve as the network on the Robot Guitar, which could save professional musicians time when changing keys. Photos: Self-tuning six string Video: Gibson's self-tuning guitar

By December 3, 2007


Gibson's second robo-guitar gets pimped out

The self-tuning SG version comes in metallic purple.

By April 11, 2008


Gibson's Robot Guitar--exposed!

At a conference in San Jose, teardown specialists take apart the self-tuning guitar to see how it works.

By April 15, 2008


Get a sneak peek at Gibson's Robot Guitar

Critically acclaimed musician Martin Luther will demonstrate Gibson's revolutionary self-tuning guitar at a free show in San Rafael, Calif.

By November 29, 2007


Seeking harmony in guitar tech

Guitar Hero fans can now start strumming their cell phones (sort of). Those who play actual guitars, meanwhile, may want to try computer-driven tuning.

By December 5, 2007


Gibson's robo-guitar tunes itself

But will it teach us how to play?

By November 13, 2007


A color-coded string tuner

It's not a robo-guitar, but it's cheap.

By January 11, 2008