Earn 3,885 loyalty points

PRS Studio Electric Guitar in Charcoal Cherry Burst

Includes PRS Hardshell Case

Description

Book a video appointment

Buying a premium guitar at the moment is a tricky experience. However, fear not! Our new Guitar Gallery specialists (Paul, and Paul), are on-hand to help talk you through your purchase, make recommendations and give you the confidence to make the right decision.

With over 30 combined years of boutique and rare guitar sales between them, the Pauls really know their stuff and can help you choose, or track down that special piece you’re looking for.

Click here to book your video appointment now.

Guitar Gallery

/wcsstore/andertons-cas/images/attributes/glob__page_author/elliot-stent.jpg
Written by

Elliot Stent

The PRS Studio is the ultimate workhorse guitar — perfectly designed for seasoned performing and recording musicians. With style and finesse in abundance, like most PRS models, this exemplary instrument covers lots of sonic territory via its ultra-versatile H/S/S pickup configuration that allows you to access up to 7 different combinations.

PRS' earliest iteration of the Core Studio model debuted in the late '80s, with a brief return for the instrument almost a decade ago. However, this new edition of the Studio guitar is here to stay and is arguably the brand's finest example yet - sporting signature PRS features that include a 25" scale for optimal string tension, a comfortable "Pattern" neck carve, beautiful bird fingerboard inlays and proprietary third-generation hardware.

First-Class Materials

PRS prides itself on using only the highest quality woods for its Maryland-made models. The Studio's stellar Mahogany body ensures that a rich tonal character underpins the overall voice of the instrument, giving the Studio some essential low-end warmth for jazz or blues tones.

Adorned with an amazing Flamed Maple top, this material also serves an important sonic purpose by adding bright top-end complexities into the mix for articulate, crisp note definition — making soulful lead lines or exotic chords sing with sparkling chime.

Mahogany "Pattern" Neck

Maintaining PRS' tried-and-tested tonewood combinations, the Studio's body is paired with a Mahogany neck shaped to the brand's "Pattern" neck carve. Substantial in the fretting hand, this particular profile provides a familiar feel for traditionalists and offers great support at all areas of the neck.

Topped with a sleek 22-fret Rosewood fingerboard for a velvety touch under the fingers, PRS' distinctive bird inlays contribute an extra layer of elegance to an already spectacular-looking guitar.

Flexible Pickup Selection

In terms of versatility, an H/S/S pickup configuration is difficult to beat. That's why the Studio is one of PRS' most tonally diverse instruments, equipped with their proprietary Narrowfield pickups in the middle and bass positions and a 58/15 LT bridge humbucker — offering punchy single-coils sounds, vintage scooped tones, and the chunky kick of a full-fat humbucker all from one instrument!

This whole new scope of sounds (that are only possible with a three-pickup guitar) are easily accessible in the Studio model thanks to the push/pull tone control and 5-way blade switch. With seven combinations in all, the PRS Studio covers classic tones but maintains a unique voice making it a perfect “desert island” guitar

High-Quality Hardware

Poor hardware can let down even the best of guitars, but the Studio is fitted with some of the most finely-machined appointments available. PRS' Phase III Locking Tuners make string changes fast and simple, with their locking design also improving tuning stability as less winds are required around their machine head posts.

At the other end of the instrument you'll find the Gen III Tremolo, indicative of the class-leading quality you'd expect from a PRS model. With a wonderfully-smooth vibrato action, this tremolo's high-mass design also ensures maximum string vibration transference through the guitar's body — giving you unparalleled levels of sustain.

Specifications

Body

  • Top Wood: Flamed Maple
  • Back Wood: Mahogany
  • Top Carve: Violin Carve

Neck

  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Scale Length: 25”
  • Neck Wood: Mahogany
  • Neck Shape: Pattern
  • Neck Depth at Nut: 28/32"
  • Width of Fretboard at Nut: 1 11/16"
  • Width of Fretboard at Body: 2 1/4"
  • Fretboard Wood: Rosewood
  • Fretboard Inlay: Birds

Hardware

  • Bridge: PRS Patented Tremolo, Gen III
  • Tuners: PRS Phase III Locking
  • Hardware Type: Nickel
  • Truss Rod Cover: “Studio”

Electronics

  • Treble Pickup: 58/15 LT Treble
  • Middle Pickup: PRS Narrowfield
  • Bass Pickup: PRS Narrowfield
  • Controls: Volume and Push/Pull Tone Control with 5-Way Blade Pickup Switch

Miscellaneous

  • Strings: PRS Signature, 10-46
  • Included Accessories: PRS Hardshell, Multi-Fit Case
Finance
Reviews
Delivery
£3,885.00
Inc. VAT

Preorder

More stock due on 3 Months or Longer  

Free UK Delivery

Add to Cart

Andertons Music Co. Payment Methods - V12, Mastercard, VISA, Amex, Paypal More ways to pay

Credit & debit cards, Paypal and Instant Finance

Fast & Free UK Delivery

Fast shipping with reputable couriers. Next day & free to most UK postcodes when in stock!

Click And Collect

Just 10% deposit. Pay the rest on collection. No delivery charges. Same price online & in-store!

£18.8 Million Gear In stock

At our store & UK warehouse, ready to ship direct to you!

Andertons Music Co. Feefo Gold Rating for customer service! Unbeatable Customer Service

Based on independent reviews.

SKU:P+UDM2FNHFI63ZZ1VCY