Pros

  • Nice playing and sounding guitar and interface
  • Integrated USB interface helps reduce cable clutter

Cons

  • External interfaces offer more versatility in choosing instruments and instrument types

Manufacturer’s Description

Plug-and-play simplicity. Squier now introduces an innovative new Stratocaster guitar model that can directly connect with and record to your Apple iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or Windows-based PC. The Squier by Fender Strat Guitar with USB and iOS Connectivity features an onboard mini-USB connector that lets you interface directly and easily with all these devices, with no additional hardware needed. All the cables you'll need are included, and the guitar also features a convenient onboard stereo headphone jack with volume control for use in USB/iOS mode. Further, it's still a fully functional Stratocaster model that can be plugged into any amp. Any way you plug it in, you get classic Fender tone, look and feel, now with more connectivity and creativity than ever.