We should point out right from the start that you will never find a cheap musical instrument that performs like one made from reputable brands no matter how hard you try. Even so, you can?technically get a decent one as a bargain, but you have to invest a lot of time into looking for one in the first place. Most of the time, cheap guitars use cheap materials that seriously affect the acoustic quality of any type of music you would try to produce when playing them.
This being said, you might be able to find a good and at the same time cheap acoustic?guitar with a little guidance. For your consideration, we will now point you towards the 10 best cheap acoustic guitars on the market right now. Keep in mind, however, that if you’re looking for a high-quality acoustic guitar, then you’ll have to spend a whole lot more.
10Black Acoustic Guitar Starter Package
The Black Acoustic Guitar Started package from Best Choice Products contains everything you need to get started. The guitar itself is made of a full wood construction with a great gloss finish, which is more than enough for any beginner. It also comes equipped with an extra set of strings, a pick, a strap, and a carrying case to make things easier. Considering its price, you aren’t likely to find anything better at this point in time, at least in this price range.
9Johnson JG-100-PK Student Acoustic Guitar
Trendy and sleek by design, the JG-100-PK Student guitar is very pleasant to look at. It features a Catalpa Top, a Catalpa back, Catalpa sides and neck, all combined with a maple fretboard. It is 25.5-inch long, which means that despite its appearance, it is by no means a toy but a decent acoustic guitar in its own right. This compact acoustic guitar is suitable for anyone who has difficulties handling traditional guitars due to their size and weight.
8ADM Dreadnought 6 Steel Strings Acoustic Guitar
This 41-inch acoustic guitar is built with a laminated spruce top that ensures a clear and articulate tone at all times. It has a Dreadnought body for greater volume projection, a body that provides excellent balance and a better durability at the same time. Perfect for anyone looking for a quality, affordable acoustic guitar, the chrome-sealed die-cast machine heads greatly increase its tuning stability overall.
7Fender FA-100 Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
You can enjoy a beyond optimal playability due to this acoustic guitar’s hex adjustable truss rod in the neck which is designed to counteract any string tension that may occur. We should point out that it comes with a fender strap that can be adjusted into the proper position using a forward facing strap button and a rear strap button. It also comes with a protective black nylon gig bag for added protection and durability.
6Blue Full Size Thinline Acoustic Electric Guitar
Despite being designed as an electric guitar, you can play this one just like any other acoustic guitar, whether it is plugged in or not. If you do decide to plug it in, however, you will definitely enjoy what its diecast tuners and built-in equalizer have to offer in terms of visual and acoustic aids. It is made with a gloss dark blue burst finish which vastly adds to its aesthetic value?while the gig bag case and the guitar picks it comes with definitely add considerable value for the money.
5Full Size NATURAL Acoustic Electric Guitar Cutaway
Directly Cheap made the Full Size NATURAL to behave just like any top-shelf acoustic guitar out there, and what a fine job they did. This electric acoustic guitar has 3 equalizers, a laminated linden top, ping style tuners, and a catalpa neck, fretboard, and bridge. For added strength, it features a basswood back and sides. For a complete package, the sating finish is bound to give you a comfy feeling when playing it.
4Hola! HG-41N Deluxe Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar
Made with a traditional white ABS binding with celluloid purfling on its body, neck, and head, the HG-41N from Hola! Music is one of the best-looking acoustic guitars on the market. It features a geared, die-cast chrome-covered tuner and steel core, copper wound cords which greatly improve its acoustic capacity. As for its sturdiness, its rosewood fingerboard and bridge with bone nut and compensated bone saddle make it extremely resistant and durable.
3Jasmine S34C NEX Acoustic Guitar
This stylish grand orchestra-style guitar can produce a well-balanced sound at high-fidelity acoustics, ensuring an overall great experience if it’s in the right hands. It has a spruce top with Jasmine Advanced ‘X’ Bracing, Sapele back and sides, a slim neck profile, a synthetic bone nut and saddle, a rosewood fingerboard and bridge, and a satin natural finish. It also features a series of sculpted wood pieces attached to its underside that are designed to provide bracing support when used.
2Epiphone DR-100 Acoustic Guitar
Spruce in a very rich and complex tonewood, which is why the DR-100 uses it for tuning support. For its neck, Epiphone chose to use mahogany wood that was glued-in at the 14th fret for greater strength. It also features a rosewood fingerboard and bridge with Pearloid dot inlays which make the guitar very comfortable, even when used for hours at a time. The package is topped by die-cast premium tuners mounted on a Sloped Dovewing headstock.
1Jasmine S35 Acoustic Guitar
This high-quality acoustic guitar from Jasmine features a select spruce top that uses Jasmine’s very own Advanced ‘X’ Bracing for greater structural integrity. It has a slim neck and a smooth satin finish designed to maximize resonance and the overall sound quality it produces. It also has a rosewood fingerboard and bridge, along with full body binding and chrome tuners. Interestingly enough, the Jasmine S35 is a lot more affordable than you would expect from such a high-quality acoustic guitar. Then again, this might just be one of the reasons why the S35 is so popular to begin with.