Top 10 Best Electric Guitars of 2016 – Reviews

Finding a good electric guitar can be quite a hassle if you don’t know exactly what you’re looking for. Still, most of the people who look for such a guitar aren’t exactly versed in the art of buying electric guitars, which is why we came up with this list in the first place. You see, after scouting the market closely, we figured out what the best electric guitars are and what exactly makes them so special to begin with.

You might find that some of these guitars appear generic or cheap, but we assure you that they are exactly what any casual guitarist needs to further their playing skills. So without further ado, here are the ten best electric guitars the market has to offer at this point in time.

10Rise by Sawtooth ST-RISE-ST-SB-KIT-1 Electric Guitar Pack

amazon buttonThis guitar pack includes not only the high-end basswood body, maple neck, 25.5″ scale length electric guitar but a few other interesting accessories. Among them, a portable beginner’s amp, a guitar strap, a guitar cable, a gig bag, a pitch pipe, three pick samplers, and online lessons for good measure. The pack also includes a maple fretboard with dot inlays and a great deal of chrome hardware to top it off.

9Dean Vendetta XM Electric Guitar

amazon buttonDean Vendetta from Dean Guitars has a paulownia body with a natural finish and a bolt-on construction, a design that makes it stand out among the rest quite a lot. At the same time, it has a 25.5-inch scale, a 24-fret maple neck with a rosewood fingerboard and dot inlays. Not only that but it also has Dual Dean humbuckers with both volume and tone controls along with a three-way toggle and Dean diecast tuning machines.

8B.C. Rich Warlock Electric Guitar

amazon buttonAmong it many interesting features, this high-quality guitar enjoys an Agathis body wood with a 45mm thickness, a beveled top style, a natural sating covering on its back, a rosewood fretboard, and a lot more. On a related not, we should point out that it has a wraparound adjustable bridge type and two black humbuckers as pickups. Furthermore, it features a volume control, a tone adjuster, and a three-way toggle as well.

7Crescent EG39-TB 39 Inch Electric Guitar Starter Kit

amazon buttonNot only does this guitar enjoy a high gloss finish but it also comes with a string, pick, tremolo bar, shoulder strap, gig bag, and a CrescentTM digital e-tuner. As the name suggests, this is an electric guitar starter kit, something to ease you into the art of playing an electric guitar. This being said, you should expect no less than the absolute best when it comes to fidelity and string resistance, which is maybe why this kit is so popular to begin with.

6Pyle-Pro PEGKT15SB Beginner Electric Guitar Package

amazon buttonThis beginner’s package is aimed at anyone looking to learn more about playing electric guitars, which is why it contains everything a beginner could possibly need. For instance, it features a sturdy basswood body, a reliable metal string, a rosewood fretboard, a Maplewood neck, and all the necessary controls that go along. Also, it has a surprisingly large speaker with all the controls you could possibly need, volume & tone controls, three pickups, and a few other equally useful features.

5Full Size Electric Bass Guitar Starter Beginner Pack

amazon buttonIf we’re talking about electric guitar beginner packs, we absolutely have to give this next pack a mention. You see, the full-size electric bass guitar starter beginner pack from Davison Guitars is perhaps the absolute best when it comes to electric bass guitars. It contains not only a full-size electric bass guitar but an amp case strap with a cable, a protective cover, and a 30-watt peak amplifier for good measure.

4Best Choice Products Full Size Blue Electric Guitar

amazon buttonThis right-handed electric guitar from Best Choice Products is ideal for beginners who are still learning the ropes and who wish to challenge themselves further. Made of an all-wood construction with steel strings and an attractive smooth finish, this particular guitar resembles professional electric guitars to the letter. Not only that but it also includes a 10W amp, a guitar pick, a shoulder strap, a set of replacement strings, and a nylon carrying case for easy storage.

3Squier ‘Mini’ – Torino Red

amazon buttonIt’s not often that we come across an inexpensive alternative to professional tools which performs just as well as the latter, but when we do, it’s quite a sight to behold. Such is the case with the ‘Mini’ Torino Red Electric Guitar from Squier, which is a short string scale, small neck profile electric guitar intended for young guitar players. Like we said, if we are to disregard its size, this particular guitar features all the qualities of high-end electric guitars apart maybe from the materials used in its making.

2Davison Guitars Full Size Black Electric Guitar Package

amazon buttonSimilar to the Davison Guitars package we already talked about, this particular pack contains everything a beginner could possibly need. As such, it contains a full-scale black electric guitar with a maple neck, a humbucker pickup, a case strap with pitch pipe picks and a string winder cord, and a lot more. At the same time, it features a guitar amp with a headphone jack & an overdrive distortion feature and pretty much everything else one could want.

1Epiphone Les Paul Electric Guitar Player Package

amazon buttonIt may be a bit more expensive that most of the electric guitars we talked about, but the Les Paul Electric Guitar Package from Epiphone contains all the necessary accessories a guitar player could possibly need and then some. For instance, it comes with a genuine Les Paul Special-II LTD guitar with two classic humbucker pickups and a 1-watt Electra guitar amp with a 10 ft guitar cable. Not only that but it also comes with a clip-on headstock chromatic tuner, a guitar strap, medium picks, and an easy-to-carry gigbag.