For other RG652 variants, see RG652 (disambiguation).
2016 RG652MPB GFB
RG652MPB Ghost Fleet Blue Burst Red copyright sprite

The RG652MPB is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in late 2016. It is produced in Japan by Fujigen as part of the upscale Prestige line.

The RG652MPB features a poplar burl top on a mahogany body bolted to a maple and walnut neck with a 24-fret birdseye maple fingerboard with dot position markers. Components include an Edge double locking tremolo bridge, dual DiMarzio direct-mounted humbucking pickups and Gotoh tuning machines.

The RG652MPBL is a left-handed version. The RG652MQM is a similar model with a quilted maple top. The RG652MPBFX is a related model with a fixed bridge. The RG652AHM is a related model with an ash body.

The RG652MPB was available only in Japan in 2016, but was offered in the US market starting in 2017.


Specifications for RG652MPB
Model name: RG652MPB
Year(s) produced: 2016–2018
Sold in: Europe (from 2018) / Japan / USA (from 2017)
Made in: Japan
Finish(es): Ghost Fleet Blue Burst (GFB)
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
Mahogany w/ poplar burl top
Neck joint:
Edge tremolo
Hardware color:
Cosmo black
Neck type:
Super Wizard HP
Neck material:
5-piece maple/ walnut
Scale length:
648mm/ 25½"
Fingerboard material:
Birdseye maple
Fingerboard inlays:
Black dot
24 / jumbo (Prestige edge treatment)
Top-Lok III
Machine heads:
Gotoh SG381 (non-locking)
Electronics/ Strings
Pickup configuration:
Bridge pickup:
DiMarzio The Tone Zone (H) passive/ alnico
Neck pickup:
DiMarzio Air Norton (H) passive/ alnico
Master volume / master tone / 5-way lever
String gauge (factory):