AdvantagesPrice, playability, craftmanship, live and recorded sound
Disadvantagesaverage acoutic sound, round back guitar
AdvantagesSound, build, playability
DisadvantagesRounded back can be awkward at first.
AdvantagesPowerful sound both unplugged and plugged. It makes a difference!
DisadvantagesNot a wooden guitar. It lacks the "rings and bells" of a wooden guitar.