The RG1527Z is a seven-string RG seriesPrestige electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2010 as a replacement for the 2003–2009 RG1527. In the USA, the RG1527Z is still known as the RG1527, as the Z suffix is ignored for some models in promotional material.
New feature of the RG1527Z is the Edge Zero 7 tremolo. Other features include a basswood body, Ibanez made pickups and a Wizard-7 neck. A similar model with a maple fingerboard was issued as the RG1527MZ.