Experience maximum tuning stability thanks to the GRGR131EX's hardtail bridge, while its fast-action purpleheart-topped maple neck supplies you with the kind of effortless playability that put Ibanez on the metal map. Aggressive-looking black hardware and muted black Sharktooth inlays complete the package. If you're after a value-packed electric with great stage presence, the Ibanez GIO GRGR131EX looks and sounds the part.
Loaded with a duo of Infinity R humbuckers, the Ibanez GIO GRGR131EX yields a range of impressive tones. The neck position humbucker is voiced for warmer, richer tone, while the bridge humbucker is a brilliant lead pickup: vibrant yet snarling with an enhanced midrange output when you push it. If you’re after maximum tonal tenacity, the GRGR131EX will give your amplifier everything you need.
Smooth-playing, fast-action neck enhances your speed
A guitar is only as playable as its neck. So, it's a good thing the Ibanez GIO GRGR131EX has a smooth and fast-playing maple neck. This comfortable neck is capped by a purpleheart fingerboard with a super-flat 15.7-inch radius and 24 jumbo frets, giving you the agility to execute fast single-note runs with ease.
Enjoy the tuning stability benefits of a hardtail bridge
Dive-bombs can be fun, but many guitarists prefer the absolute stability of a hardtail bridge — legions of ace guitarists won’t go anywhere near a whammy bar. If you’re in this camp, then the Ibanez GIO GRGR131EX is your axe. The GRGR131EX's fixed bridge anchors the strings, giving you a rock-solid platform for your music.