The Yamaha Pacifica 012 Electric Guitar, Black is an ideal entry level guitars for beginners with its low price tag yet quality Yamaha construction. Crafted with popular tonewoods, and powered by a trio of high output pickups, the Pacifica 012 is a quality beginner's guitar. The Yamaha 012 is inspired by the Pacifica 112, with its comfortable contours, convenient double cutaway body and classic rock appearance, yet it is available at a more affordable price. The Yamaha Pacifica 012 Electric Guitar is loaded with a trio of ceramic pickups with HSS configuration; for an excellent, balanced guitar tone. The 012 features a bolt-on maple neck which delivers snappy tones with plenty of twang, and it is paired with a rosewood fingerboard for a sweet and warm sound. Complete with a sleek black finish and a contrasting white pickguard, the Pacifica 012 is a great sounding entry level rock guitar.