Reliable construction materials, iconic design elements, and an affordable price point make the Squier Sonic Stratocaster one of the most popular first instrument picks around Music Experience. Fit with a single ceramic humbucking pickup, a traditional 6-saddle hardtail bridge, and a smooth-playing satin-finished neck, players will be as close as it gets to genuine Strat playability while benefiting from an assemblage of beginner-friendly features. Apart from providing charming good looks, this guitar’s S-style body shape and conventional bolt-on maple neck provide a solid playing foundation and reliable construction that will endure countless hours of use. Additionally, the Squier Sonic Stratocaster’s onboard control set encourages players to scratch every surface of potential guitar tone, proving a valuable asset no matter which play style you prefer. When making your first guitar decision, there’s something to be said about going with a timeless classic — reach for the stars with a Squier Sonic Stratocaster.
The Squier Sonic Stratocaster bears the look and feel of a recognizable axe classic. Given its S-style poplar body, you’ll have no problem extracting rich guitar tones while maintaining comfortable positioning. Additionally, its satin-finished maple neck with a “C”-shape profile creates a smooth playing surface that, when paired with the body’s cutaway shape, grants easy access to all 21 frets. Finalized with durable chrome hardware, die-cast tuning machines, and an eye-catching gloss finish, the Squier Sonic Stratocaster makes a worthy addition to any musician’s instrument arsenal.
Although the Stratocaster is famously known for its distinct high-end chime, the single ceramic humbucking pickup in this Squier Sonic can produce a bevy of crystal-clear guitar tones. You’ll also find a master volume and a tone knob. With this control center at hand, wavy chord progressions, articulate lead lines, and a well of other possible sounds are within your grasp. And it's all topped off with a sturdy top-load hardtail bridge for supreme string support.
Ask any musician: whether you’re searching for your first instrument or a more affordable guitar option, Squier’s Sonic Series should be at the top of the list. Options ranging from classic Stratocasters to beefy Precision basses provide beginner musicians with all the essentials required to start their audial journey — without sacrificing sound quality. Likewise, a new, expanded library of color options and body styles ensures every musician can access the perfect instrument. Topped off with the same durable build and tonal capabilities as every other Squier instrument, the Sonic Series provides years of reliable and authentic performance to any player.
The Squier Sonic™ Stratocaster® HT H is ready to launch any musical adventure into warp speed, offering iconic Fender® style and inspiring tone for players at any stage. This Strat® sports a slim and inviting “C”-shaped neck profile and a thin, lightweight body for optimal playing comfort while a Squier® humbucking (H) bridge pickup delivers substantial, high-output tone. Further details of this model include a 6-saddle hardtail bridge (HT) for reliable intonation, sealed-gear tuning machines for smooth, accurate tuning and durable chrome-plated hardware that is sure to catch the spotlight.
A 6-saddle hardtail bridge allows for individual height and intonation adjustment of each string for optimal performance.
Voiced in-house at Fender, the Squier humbucking pickup produces a fat, rich tone suitable for a wide variety of styles.
Sealed die-cast tuning machines have a smooth action for accurate tuning.
|Number of Strings
|Number of Frets
|21, Narrow Tall, Nickel
|6-Saddle Top-Load Hardtail with Block Saddles
|Squier Ceramic Humbucker
|1 x volume, 1 x tone
|Manufacturer Part Number