Colors / FinishesAPX500III Dusk Sun Red:Dusk Sun Red

  • APX500III Dusk Sun Red:Dusk Sun Red
  • APX500III Natural:Natural
  • APX500III Black:Black
  • APX500III Vintage Sunburst:Vintage Sunburst
  • APX500III Oriental Blue Burst:Oriental Blue Burst


[APX Series]

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The world’s best-selling acoustic electric guitar, the 500-series embodies the pure spirit of Yamaha guitars – the perfect balance of performance, value and dependability. The new 500III models feature all-new pickup systems with a more powerful, dynamic tone and upgraded cosmetics that combine on-stage attitude with refined, timeless good looks.

Acoustic Guitars Catalog [English] Acoustic Guitars CatalogPDF [9.4MB]

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APX’s thin-line body combines incredible comfort, easy top-fret access and a sound perfectly suited to on-stage use with bright, clear mids, balanced highs and controlled lows. Specially designed non-scalloped X-type bracing allows the guitar’s top to sing and maximizes the resonance of the unique body shape for a full, natural tone. With dynamics, sensitivity and clarity built into the design from day one, APX is a guitar not to be underestimated.


Body depth and Bracing pattern

The APX’s thin-line body offers incredible comfort, top-fret access, and a sound perfect for on-stage use. Specially designed non-scalloped X-type bracing maximizes body resonance for full, natural tone. Their wide dynamic range, excellent sensitivity...

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