10 Recommended Electric Guitar Strings:


Guitar Strings / Rating

Ernie Ball 2221 Regular Slinky

Total of 4.60/5


Ernie Ball’s best-selling regular slinky strings, with a .010-.046 gauge.

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Ernie Ball 2223 Super Slinky

Total of 4.80/5
Super light (.009-.042) electric strings from the popular American manufacturer.

Elixir Light NANOWEB

Total of 4.80/5
Elixir’s light gauge (.010-.046) strings with a bright and protective NANOWEB coating.

D’Addario EXL160 Nickel Wound

Total of 4.80/5
A super light gauge (.009-.042) string with Elixir’s warm-toned POLYWEB coating.

D’Addario EXL110-3D

Total of 4.80/5
D’Addario’s best-selling string set – nickel-wound regular light gauge (.010-.046).

D’Addario NYXL1046

Total of 4.80/5
A light gauge (.010-.046) set of D’Addario’s popular new super-strong NYXL series.

DR Strings Tite Fit 10-46

Total of 4.80/5
Nickel-plated roundwound strings with a light .010-.046 gauge – good all-rounders.

Fender 3150R Original Bullets

Total of 4.80/5
Classic Fender bullets, made from nickel with a light gauge (.009-.042).