There is no rule that your first guitar can’t sound and look great.
The Ibanez Sage Series SGE220VS acoustic-electric features a beautiful sunburst finish, pearloid block inlay on the fretboard, combined with a large, classic pickguard, giving the SGE220VS an understated vintage styling. In appearance, sound and playability, the SGE220VS sets a new benchmark in entry-level guitars.
Ivorex II nut allows brilliant highs and more pronounced lows with less mid-range which makes Ivorex II-fitted guitars perfect for amplification. The Ivorex II saddles are specially formulated to provide ultra-fast response and maximum sound transfer to the body. The Ibanez AEQ200MT preamp features a 2-band tone control and an onboard tuner, while the AP3 magnetic pickup produces a fuller, warmer sound. Complemented with the AEQ200MT preamp, that has a 2-band tone control and an onboard tuner.