Price paid: $ 900
Sound — 10
This guitar is very suitable for a wide range of music styles: from blues an jazz, from classic rock to various metal sounds. The sound of this instrument isn't noisy, instead it's very clear and bright. It's very definitive with clear low and good balanced between high and mid. I suppose, this guitar may be used through a lot of gears without any losses for its amazing sounding. Very good job of factory team.
Overall Impression — 10
Overall, this is a very good guitar. In collaboration of this instrument with your skilful hands and convenient amplifier and assortment of guitar effects it would arise a very good team. Once again, great job of Ibanez! They keep their mark in musician circle in fairness. And this guitar prove Ibanez grandeur one more time.
Reliability & Durability — 10
This guitar seems pretty reliable. It definitely will withstand live playing without backup, but for the absolute certainty you might have another instrument. The strap buttons are solid. The finish is also solid. The hardware was made to serve forever. Everything is sturdy and very well constructed.
Action, Fit & Finish — 10
This guitar was made very well on factory and there aren't any obvious faults. Its own pickups are very good, artificial harmonics is easy to get in any position in the fretboard. The action is very low, but no buzz! But if you guess that it's too high on your instrument, this misunderstanding can be eliminated very simply. But some adjustment nevertheless should be carried out. Though generally, you get this guitar in very well-deserved conditions.
Features — 10
- Wizard Prestige neck - 5pc. maple/walnut neck material - Basswood body - 24 jumbo frets - Rosewood fingerboard - Edge Pro bridge - DiMarzio IBZ (H) Neck PU - DiMarzio IBZ (H) Bridge PU - Pearl dot inlay. Basswood Body is a comparatively lightweight wood, which makes it very comfortable for extended playing. With a good balance of highs and lows, basswood is right in between alder and mahogany in sound character. Jumbo frets offer easy playing for leads and chording. Rosewood fingerboard offers a strong, bright sound and an attractive appearance with a long grain.