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For A Beginner - Start With Acoustic Or Electric Guitar?

Another often asked question by beginners "Start with electric or acoustic guitar first?"

There are pros and cons to each and no one right answer. And if budget is a number one limiting factor, acoustic guitar tend to be cheaper than electric mainly because you need to buy an amplifier for electric guitar.

Here are 2 good links to read up on:-

A clear and concise article by Hubguitar found here

A good writeup by Peter Hodgson, and read the insightful comments too here

Finally, there is no one right answer. If wallet is a limiting factor, you can look for cheap and reasonably decent guitars (acoustic, classical or electric) that don't break your wallet to get started.