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Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome Red 

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The MA-1 is a compact metronome that solidly covers all the basics with a broad tempo range and a rich variety of beats and rhythm patterns. The MA-1...Read More

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      OVERVIEW

      The new standard in compact metronomes.

      The MA-1 is a compact metronome that solidly covers all the basics with a broad tempo range and a rich variety of beats and rhythm patterns. The MA-1 also shows the beat in an innovative way that makes practicing easier. The MA-1 is available in your choice of two-tone color schemes: blue and black, or black and red. With stylish design and reliable functionality, this is an indispensible rhythm training aide for any musician.

      FEATURES
      • Multi-function compact metronome
      • Available in two attractive color schemes: blue and black, or black and red
      • Beat-Counting display makes it easier to practice your rhythm and phrasing
      • Choose from two types of tempo steps: pendulum steps or full steps
      • Tap Tempo function lets you quickly set the desired tempo
      • Beat display offers from 1 to 9 beats, plus 8 rhythm types to practice any style of music
      • Tune any instrument using the 12 step (C4 – B4) chromatic reference pitch
      • Adjustable calibration setting (410 – 480 Hz)
      • Earphone jack with adjustable volume
      • Memory backup function and auto power-off function
      • Up to approximately 290 hours of continuous operation

      With an innovative way that makes practicing easier.

      SPECIFICATIONS

      MA-1 Digital Metronome

      • Tempo range: 30 to 252/min (BPM)
      • Tempo settings: Pendulum Step, Full Step, Tap Tempo
      • Beats: 0–9 beats
      • Rhythms: Quarter notes, eighth notes, triplets (straight triplets, triplets with inner beat omitted, triplets with the third beat omitted), sixteenth notes (quadruplets, quadruplets with middle beats omitted, quadruplets with the third and fourth beats omitted).
      • Tempo accuracy: +/-0.2 %
      • Reference pitch: Twelve-tone equal temperament C4–B4
      • Calibration range: 410Hz–480Hz (1Hz steps)
      • Reference pitch precision: +/-1 cent or better
      • Connectors: Headphones jack (stereo mini jack ø3.5mm / 1/8”)
      • Speaker: Dynamic speaker (Max. 0.5W, ø23mm)
      • Power supply: Two AAA batteries, 3V (included)
      • Battery Life: Approx. 70 hours (when using zinc-carbon batteries); Approx. 290 hours (when using alkaline batteries), (tempo 120, 4 beats, and max volume)
      • Dimensions (W x D x H): 102 x 59 x 17 mm / 4.02 x 2.32 x 0.67 inches
      • Weight: 71g / 2.5 oz. (including batteries)
      • Included Items: Two AAA batteries for checking operation
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      KorgMA-1 Digital Metronome
       
      4.3

      (based on 14 reviews)

      Ratings Distribution

      • 5 Stars

         

        (9)

      • 4 Stars

         

        (3)

      • 3 Stars

         

        (0)

      • 2 Stars

         

        (1)

      • 1 Stars

         

        (1)

      92%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Functional (12)
      • Easy to use (11)
      • Good quality (10)

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing (8)
          • Reviewer Profile:
          • Experienced (6), Novice (3), Professional musician (3)

        Most Liked Positive Review

         

        Korg MA=1 metronome

        This tool Is above and beyond what would be expected
        Now I am an old cat, I suffered through WIND UP metronomes.
        The beat would slow down , it would drive me...Read complete review

        This tool Is above and beyond what would be expected
        Now I am an old cat, I suffered through WIND UP metronomes.
        The beat would slow down , it would drive me nuts.
        This baby is digital, like an atmic clock, a quartz watch.
        The tap tune feature is great.
        I hear a groove in my head , tap the key and BOOM the metro is
        set to that tempo.
        The rhythm function is very useful for like a swing, or funk feel.
        It visually counts the 4 beats od a measure so you can see
        where you are in a measure, helps when reading some new charts, or
        writing a chart.
        The reference tones, all twelve are a nice plus.
        the sound is musical , doesn't get annoying
        Volume control is boss, when you want to play soft, or if your partner can't hear it.
        Auto shut off saves the battery.
        These Boss guys are GENIUSES

        VS

        Most Liked Negative Review

         

        Problems from the start

        Just recieved my MA1 metronome, and straight away the batteries that came with it were dead. To top it off the power button seems to not be working properly. I have to push...Read complete review

        Just recieved my MA1 metronome, and straight away the batteries that came with it were dead. To top it off the power button seems to not be working properly. I have to push it three or four times to get it to come on. After it is on it functions as it should, so I guess I'll just deal with it for now. I guess I should have paid a bit more for a better quality product.

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        4.0

        nice metronome for the price

        By folk strummer

        from Peoria, Az

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Good Quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Practicing

          Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

          I'm happy with this metronome, works well and is not expensive.

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          5.0

          Great Product for Beginner

          By kms

          from Peoria, AZ

          About Me Novice

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality
          • Improves Sound

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

            My piano teacher recommended your website for a metronome. I chose this product based on the reviews. It improved my practice after the 1st use and is fairly easy to use, after my teacher showed me how. The instructions were difficult to understand.

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Great metronome for the price

            By SFM

            from Boston, MA

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Great price

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                This is a great metronome for the price and it's easy to use. I like the red and black look.

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                5.0

                So far so good!

                By Organ Prof

                from Iowa

                About Me Professional Musician

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easey To Use
                • Easy To Use
                • Functional
                • Good Quality

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                  It's all it is advertised to be. I wish it would have louder volume. I'll have to invest in ear phones.

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                  5.0

                  Great for beginner or pro

                  By baconbits

                  from Ohio

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Functional
                  • Good Quality
                  • Good Volume Control

                  Cons

                  • None

                  Best Uses

                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                  Just needs a small protective case - would not expect that for the price, so I adapted something I already had.

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                  5.0

                  Great Product

                  By Pipay123

                  from Chantilly Va

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Functional
                  • Good Quality

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Practicing

                    Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                    Great metronome for the buck. Even my instructor is impressed.

                    Comment on this review

                    (0 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    Shipping Nightmare

                    By Not Happy in Dublin

                    from Dublin, OH

                    About Me Novice

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                          The metronome was shipped via UPS on December 8th with a projected delivery date of December 16th. As of December 22nd, we still do not have the package. When I chatted online with Musician's Friend on December 18th, the representative explained that with small packages UPS will use UPS Mail Innovations which transfers the package to USPS. I told the rep that I did not want USPS shipping, only UPS and he said there was no way to only choose UPS. The agent also said I should have the item by December 21st, but alas it is still not here. If companies continue using UPS Mail Innovations for shipping they will lose more customers! This is not the first company that I have had this problem with in regards to lengthy shipping times when the USPS gets involved. NOT A HAPPY CUSTOMER!

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                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Does what it should

                          By Axeman_scooter

                          from Lincoln, NE

                          About Me Experienced

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Functional
                          • Good Quality

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                              I bought this because I have always found Korg to have good quality. This is no different. A good tool for any musician. I love how you can change the rhythm type from quarter notes to eighth notes, to triplets and beyond. Has been helping me build speed on the guitar. It is a bit finicky to change the settings sometimes, but nothing too bad and not enough to bump it down from 5 stars.

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                              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              5.0

                              Good Device, Good price

                              By BassRunner

                              from SW OK

                              About Me Novice

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Easy To Use
                              • Functional
                              • Good Quality
                              • Size

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                                  It is intuitive, easy to use. I have not even looked at the owners manual and it is doing everything I need it to do.

                                  The tap feature is very important since I sometimes have to figure out how fast the song is played on the radio. Then I can practice at the right BPM

                                  Comment on this review

                                  (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  2.0

                                  Problems from the start

                                  By LanceAlot

                                  from McCrory, AR

                                  About Me Experienced

                                  Ask me a question

                                  Verified Reviewer

                                  Pros

                                  • Easy To Hear
                                  • Easy To Use
                                  • Functional

                                  Cons

                                  • Poor Quality

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Practicing

                                  Comments about Korg MA-1 Digital Metronome:

                                  Just recieved my MA1 metronome, and straight away the batteries that came with it were dead. To top it off the power button seems to not be working properly. I have to push it three or four times to get it to come on. After it is on it functions as it should, so I guess I'll just deal with it for now. I guess I should have paid a bit more for a better quality product.

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