The best guitars and amps in the world today

The finest electrics, acoustics and amps, from budget to high-end

The best guitars and amps in the world today

It could be considered a cliché, but it's true: guitarists have never had it so good. The range of electric and acoustic instruments, not to mention amplifiers, on the market is bigger than ever, and it suits a wider range of budgets to boot.

Below, you'll find links to our picks across every category of electric and acoustic, combo and head, compiled via our expert guitar and amp reviews.

With such a monumental array of instruments available, it can be difficult to decide what's right for you – if you're shopping for new guitar gear, this is the best place to start.


33 of the best budget electric guitars in the world today


42 of the best electric guitars under £1,000/$1,500 in the world today


37 of the best high-end electric guitars under £2,000/$3600 in the world today


43 of the best luxury guitars in the world today


35 of the best budget acoustic guitars in the world today


37 of the best acoustic and electro-acoustic guitars under £1,000/$1,500


38 of the best high-end acoustic guitars in the world today


25 of the best budget guitar amps under £500/$800


6 of the best guitar amps for beginners


26 of the best high-end guitar amps over £1,000/$1,500


20 of the best guitar amps in the world today