If you are a beginner looking for an electric guitar for sale in UAE with ideal specs, the idea can seem a bit daunting confronted with the range that the suppliers carry these days. With a lot of advice on buying process for electric guitars available online, I thought it would be nice to list down a few good choices for beginners.
The most important factor, perhaps, to begin with, is the size of the guitar. You should have a comfortable, relaxed posture while holding the guitar so you can practice without getting tired.
The second thing to look for is the music style the guitar is best suited for. Some guitars have the versatility of being equally suited to multiple styles which is even better.
Below is a brief description for some of the best tried, tested and reviewed guitars for beginners. Read on to see if anything comes close to your ideal.
This Modern Player Telecaster from Fender is an incredibly chic product and super versatile. The body shape is an iconic solid body with a sleek ‘C’ shaped neck and a maple fretboard with 22 frets. But the sound is where the guitar truly excels in its category.
With its three pickups, all offering very different features together with a five-way pickup selector switch and a humbucker coil tapping, you will be swimming in the pool of sounds you can create. This guitar is a delight to have even for an experienced player.
PAC112V is a member of the Yamaha Pacifica Series which is aimed at the beginner players and lives to the brand’s reputation of producing versatile and affordable products with killer looks. PAC112V has a solid alder body, bolt-on maple neck, and a rosewood fretboard with 22 frets.
The guitar also features three Alnico V pickups, a humbucker, and two single-coils as well as a five-way pickup selector switch and coil tapping. Available in a variety of colors, 112V is an amazing guitar for beginners.
Squier Vintage Modified ’51
This wonderful Squier guitar is a vintage model which is as striking to look at as it is delightful to play. The guitar features a double-cutaway basswood body, a charming ‘C’ shaped maple neck and a maple fretboard with 21 medium-jumbo frets.
This model has distinctive electronic features as it has a fitted Strat single-coil pickup at the neck as well as an open-coil humbucker at the bridge which can be turned into a second single-coil.
The unique features of this Squier model make it an incredibly versatile, and probably the best, choice for beginners as it offers great comfort level and an infinite variety of sounds for the player.
Epiphone LP-100 Les Paul
With a solid mahogany body with a maple top, a bolt-on mahogany neck and a rosewood fingerboard with 22 medium-jumbo frets, LP-100 is a classic Les Paul shape and a vintage model similar to the 1952 original.
The guitar features solid hardware with a LockTone bridge and StopBar tailpiece as well as a pair of humbuckers, a 700T at the bridge and a 650R at the neck.
The model with its amazing electronics is as versatile as it is adaptable to most of the music styles. The guitar offers superb sound quality and is the best choice for any beginner.
This electric guitar by Ibanez is a classic style model which is not only a quality product, it is also extremely affordable and a made for the beginner’s guitar.
With its double-cutaway solid basswood body, a smooth Wizard III maple neck and a rosewood fretboard with full 24 jumbo frets, the guitar has an amazing style and feel to it.
The RG450DX also has superb sound quality owing to its three Quantum pickups, two humbuckers, and a single-coil in the middle giving it super tone quality which is especially suitable for aggressive rock style. This is a great value product with a premium feel to boast.