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Fender's Player Series gets a fresh new look with Capri Orange and Silver finishes

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Fender has added two new finishes to its ever-popular mid-priced Player Series. The Player Series is now available in an understated Silver and a juicy Capri Orange.

Other finish options include Sage Green, Polar White, Tidepool, Buttercream and Sonic Red. The new Silver and Capri Orange finishes should be available across all models – though it would be strange if the Plus Top models with their flame maple veneers were given the solid-colour treatment. 

All spec and prices stay the same.

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Go Silver for that John Mayer vibe? Or plump for the vitamin C option, Capri Orange?

Go Silver for that John Mayer vibe? Or plump for the vitamin C option, Capri Orange? (Image credit: Fender)

The Player Series is Fender's mid-priced, made-in-Mexico line that replaced the Standard Series earlier in the summer. 

The Series is typified by satin-smooth C-profile necks, a choice of pau ferro or maple fretboards, Alnico pickups, and an upgrade in hardware from the Standard Series. It has the Fender "F" engraved in the neck plate and a fresh choice of finishes. 

Check out the full series at Fender.

Jonathan Horsley

Jonathan Horsley has been writing about guitars since 2005, playing them since 1990, and regularly contributes to MusicRadar, Total Guitar and Guitar World. He uses Jazz III nylon picks, 10s during the week, 9s at the weekend, and shamefully still struggles with rhythm figure one of Van Halen’s Panama.

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