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The Ibanez GIO RG Series HSH is a truly stylish guitar with incredible harmonics. Equipped is a powerful trio of pickups in a HSH configuration. The Infinity R humbuckers in the bridge and neck positions, and an Infinity RS single coil in the middle, deliver accurate and tight voicings with excellent dynamics, maintaining tonal clarity even under heavy settings. Also featured are volume and tone controls, as well as a 5-way lever switch for an incredible tonal palette. Experiment with your sound.


But it's not just the tone that excels on this model. The neck is meticulously crafted and sculpted with a comfortable GRG shape, which is designed to cater to various playing styles and makes it suitable for both beginners and seasoned musicians alike. For expanded creative possibilities, the RG features a tremolo arm, allowing you to add expressive vibrato effects and pitch bends to your performance and achieve a wide range of tonal colours and dynamic nuances. Unleash your inner rockstar and make a statement with the Ibanez GIO RG.

Equipped on this model is a trio of powerful pickups designed with a HSH configuration. These are the Infinity R and Infinity RS electronics - a significant component of the GIO RG. With these pickups at hand, you are provided with a wide range of tonal possibilities. The combination of two Infinity R humbuckers in the bridge and neck positions, along with an Infinity RS single coil in the middle, allows for a versatile and balanced sound. These Ibanez Infinity pickups are known for delivering accurate and tight sounds with excellent dynamics, ensuring that your playing remains clear and expressive even when using high gain settings.

An exceptional playability that caters to various playing styles. One of the key features contributing to this smooth performance feel is a set of twenty-four jumbo frets on the bound purpleheart fingerboard. These larger frets make it easier for you to perform single note runs, bends, and intricate techniques, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable playing experience. The RG's neck is crafted from maple and sculpted with a GRG profile, bolt-on construction, and a satin polyurethane finish, further enhancing its playing experience, and offering a fast and responsive feel. What's more, the T102 bridge allows for easier picking across strings, making it suitable for both rhythm and lead playing. The perfect blend of comfort, aesthetics, and performance makes the GIO an ideal choice for guitarists of all levels.

Body and Bridge

  • Material: Poplar
  • Colour: Silver
  • Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Bridge: T102

Neck and Fingerboard

  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Shape: GRG
  • Neck Construction: Bolt-On
  • Neck Finish: Satin Polyurethane
  • Scale Length: 25.5"
  • Fingerboard Material: Bound Purpleheart
  • Fingerboard Radius: 15.75"
  • Frets: 24 Jumbo
  • Inlays: White Sharktooth
  • Nut: Plastic
  • Nut Width: 43mm

Hardware and Electronics

  • Bridge Pickup: Infinity R Humbucker
  • Middle Pickup: Infinity RS Single Coil
  • Neck Pickup: Infinity R Humbucker
  • Controls: Volume, Tone, 5-Way Lever Switch
  • Saddle Material: Plastic
  • Machine Heads: Ibanez
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Strings: .009, .011, .016, .024, .032, .042
  • Included: Tremolo Arm, Hex Wrench

Ibanez GIO Series GRG170DX-SV

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