The Mahalo Painted Economy Soprano Ukulele is made of good construction of maple. This wood also makes up the fret board and the bridge. The maple body will be able to produce a soft sound; it may be soft but it is distinctive. The nato neck has up to 12 frets and its tuning machines are gold pegged. The saddle is also made out of nubone unlike other plastic made ones. The soprano is the smallest ukulele size; this item is of a standard size. This model under U-30BU comes in color blue.
Mahalo Painted Economy Soprano Ukulele Review:
Overall, this folk instrument earned an average customer rating of 3.9 out of 5 with almost half of the customers at 48% scoring it a perfect star of 5 followed by 28% that gave it a score of 4.
This item was reported by many customers to be perfect for beginners and came with a great price. Customers felt that for its price, the quality was expected and it had a good tone when the strings were able finally able to stretch noticed one reviewer. The latter also liked the color of this item and appreciated the fact that it came with a travel bag which is like an extra bonus. This customer recommended it for those who are interested in playing or learning the ukulele but want to just give it a try before investing in a more expensive instrument. A day care teacher reminded potential buyers not to be shocked with its size because it is a soprano and supposed to be small; in addition, she liked the fact that it was light weight and easy to play.
Other customers were not pleased with this folk instrument. A couple of reviewers felt that the quality was very low; one claimed that it was made overseas which is the reason for its low quality. Some felt that it was so small and was more like a toy. A concerned reviewer mentioned that this item would not be good for small children like toddlers because of the paint. A reviewer also complained that this doesn’t produce many tones because the frets did not work. Some customers felt that because of the cheap price they also got a product which was not worth much in value.
There are many people right now who would like to have the opportunity to learn different instruments but do not want to spend a lot of money on something they aren’t sure of. If you are interested in playing the ukulele and find yourself in this spot, we recommend this item for you. Many reviewers thought that it was just right for the money and it performed well enough for them to get a gist of what it was like playing a ukulele and continue to play this product. This item is a great for all ages and also makes a good gift. Based on its rating, we believe that this item makes the most of your money.