Introducing the Fretlight Wireless Guitar

The new Fretlight Wireless guitar gives you the freedom to learn and play guitar anywhere. The new Fretlight Wireless guitar connects to your smartphone or tablet with Bluetooth BLE technology. Apps on your smartphone or tablet give you access to Fretlight videos, chords and scales, playing free tablature, improvising, etc.

Available April 2016

Fretlight Chords & Scales
Includes thousands of chords, scales, inversions, triads, power chords, etc. as well playlist for auto-changing items through the list.
Fretlight Video Player
Play Fretlight Ready videos.
Coming April 1, 2016 on the App Store
Guitar Pro Mobile
Allows guitarists to enjoy viewing and playing tablature easily,
right from their mobile device. 
Coming April 1, 2016 on the App Store and Google Play™
Chord and Scale library for lighting the Fretlight Wireless guitar.
For improvising solos over various included progressions


Which Guitar Should I Choose? 

Choose the new Fretlight Wireless guitar if...

  • You prefer to use a smartphone or tablet
  • You don't own a laptop or desktop
  • You like the freedom of wireless devices

Choose the FG-500 wired guitar if...

  • You prefer to use a laptop or desktop
  • You don't own a smartphone or tablet
  • You prefer a wired connection to a laptop or desktop


Is there a way to convert my existing Fretlight wired guitar to a Fretlight Wireless guitar?

Unfortunately, no. However, a special offer for Fretlight FG-500 series guitar owners will be available after April 1, 2016. This offer will allow you to purchase a new Fretlight Wireless guitar at a special discount.

How do I know if my smartphone or tablet will work with the new Fretlight Wireless Guitar?

The Fretlight Wireless Guitar works with Apple (iOS 8.4+) and Android (OS 4.4+) devices. Bluetooth BLE (v4.0 or greater) is required. This information is usually available on your device or contact the device manufacturer.

Is the Fretlight Experience the same for the new Fretlight Wireless guitar?

Yes. There’s an app for chords & scales, there’s an app for improvising, there’s an app to play the Fretlight Ready videos and there’s even app to play free tab files.

How long does the battery last on the new Fretlight Wireless guitar?

A long time! Let’s put it this way, with all 132 lights continuously lighting you can get 8 hours of use. Typical use for lighting songs, riffs, chords and scales is days to weeks.

How long does the battery take to charge?

About 4 hours with the included USB charger.

Where are the apps available?

Fretlight apps are available in the App Store or Google Play™.

When will the Fretlight Wireless guitar be available for purchase?

Fretlight Wireless guitars will be available for purchase after April 1, 2016.


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