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The Ibanez Infinity pickups produced by Ibanez themselves are designed as a cheaper alternative for the DiMarzio IBZ/USA used for non-Japanese made RG300, RG400 and S models.

List of Infinity pickupsEdit

Infinity 1 Edit

Infinity 1
Brand:Ibanez
Model no.:INF1
Construction:Humbucker
Position:Neck
Magnet:Ceramic
Description:Neck humbucker introduced in 1994 to fit in RG400 series models. Usually combined with Infinity 2 in bridge position and Infinity Single 1 in mid.

Versatile and responsive with warm classic tone and added output. Articulate rhythm sound, but retains its clarity and tightness when overdriven.[1]


Infinity 2 Edit

Infinity 2
Brand:Ibanez
Model no.:INF2
Construction:Humbucker
Position:Bridge
Magnet:Alnico 5
Description:Bridge humbucker introduced in 1994 to fit in RG400 series models. Usually combined with Infinity 1 in neck position and Infinity Single 1 in mid.

Enhanced midrange output. Alnico 5 magnet for individual string clarity. Excellent dynamics. Tight, driving lead pickup with excellent dynamics.[1]


Infinity 3Edit

Infinity 3
Model no.:INF3
Construction:Humbucker
Position:Neck
Magnet:Ceramic
Description:Neck humbucker introduced in 2005, replaced the Powersound pickups for the RG300, RG120 models (RG350DX, RG370DX, etc.). Usually combined with Infinity 4 in bridge position and Infinity Single 3 in mid.
Provides the dynamic sound for chording and rhythm.


Infinity 4Edit

Infinity 4
Model no.:INF4
Construction:Humbucker
Position:Bridge
Magnet:Ceramic
Description:Bridge humbucker introduced in 2005, replaced the Powersound pickups for the RG300, RG120 models (RG350DX, RG370DX, etc.). Usually combined with Infinity 3 in neck position and Infinity Single 3 in mid.
Brilliant lead pickup. Warm sounding with good harmonics.


Infinity Single 1Edit

Infinity Single 1
Model no.:INFS1
Construction:Single coil
Position:Mid
Magnet:Alnico 5
Description:Single coil pickup introduced in 1994 to use as mid pickup with the Infinity 1 and Infinity 2 humbuckers in a HSH pickup configuration.
Designed to work with humbuckers in the split position.


Infinity Single 3Edit

Infinity Single 3
Model no.:INFS3
Construction:Single coil
Position:Mid
Magnet:Alnico 5
Description:Single coil pickup introduced in 2005 to use as mid pickup with the Infinity 3 and Infinity 4 humbuckers in a HSH pickup configuration.
Traditional-sounding yet high output. Designed to work with humbuckers in the split position.


Sources Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1994 USA catalog, Ibanez, 1994.
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