Download from AppStore
iPhone / iPad
  • Music
  • Entertainment
App profile

Subscribe to our newsletter:

Follow us on Flipboard

AmpliTube app review: best mobile bass multi-FX processor and guitar



Music helps to relax the brain and relieve stress. AmpliTube is a new iOS application developed by IK Multimedia to convert your smartphone into a mobile guitar or bass mult-FX processor. It is compatible with iPhone and iPad devices. The default languages include French, Portuguese, Spanish, Japanese, English, and Italian. 

The best iPad apps for concerts



Create Tunes Using your iPhone

AmpliTube provides iPhone users with a new way of enjoying great guitar tones without having to purchase a guitar from the music store. Simply put, it is designed to give users full access and control to a modern guitar and bass rig that has three special sound effects, a speaker cabinet, an amp, and even a mic. To ensure that you create the best beats, there are 11 in-built stomps, five amps with controls, two mics, and five cabs.

The best iPad apps for music lovers

You can also plug in the guitar into AmpliTube using an IK’s iRig HD Pro digital instrument interface or iRig Blueboard if you want to control the app from the dance floor. When recording, all you need to do is activate the built-in recorder, use the DAW style studio to record, and even edit multiple music tracks like an experts. You do not have to keep the tunes a secret; share them with friends and colleagues as audio M4As files through SoundCloud or FTP.

It is recommended to use the in-built loop drummer to come up with high-quality drum tracks. By using this feature, you will be able to create rhythms from the comfort of your home without spending a fortune. 

Best Features

AmpliTube has established itself as a fantastic music app. One of the features that make it special is the real-time guitar and bass mobile multi-FX that allows you to come up with rhythms that resonate with your personal preferences. It also comes with three simultaneous stomp boxes, one amp, one cab and an extra mic to ensure that you get the best music creation experience.

Best iphone and ipad apps

It is also important to note that there are five amps, five cabinets, two mics, and 11 stomps. This way, no matter the kind of rhythms that you intend to create, this app is a perfect choice. You can access features that are more advanced by visiting the in-app store.

Another major attribute that makes it the best mobile application in this niche is the single-track recorder that is programmed to expand to an 8-track studio with amazing master sound effects. You can also separate effects rigs on different tracks using the AutoFreeze feature.



Pros and Cons


  • No limit on the number of rhythms that you can create
  • No Internet access is required
  • Easy to navigate interface
  • Wide variety of stomp boxes and amps
  • Ability to share recording high quality audio files with friends


  • The interface may be complicated to people who have never used musical apps before

Final Thoughts

AmpliTube is a great application that you can use to create professional guitar and bass rhythms.


Share this article:


Cherry is a hard-working writer and an aspiring web designer who can't go a day without using her favorite apps. She's always on the lookout for new apps and enjoys discovering ones that others have overlooked.