Deviser UK21-30 21" Soprano Ukulele (Discontinued)
While the brand name may not be familiar, the Deviser UK21-30 gets good reviews in the entry-level market. It is a 21" soprano style ukulele with sapele top, back and sides and mahogany neck.
The fingerboard is crafted from rosewood, and has quite a lot of frets to play with for its size.
Another nifty feature is that it ships with strap pins already installed making it easy to use with a ukulele or guitar strap.
It also comes bundled with essentials that include a gig bag, an extra set of strings, polishing cloth, a leather head strap and there's even a digital tuner included.
And it comes wit free online lessons which again caters to students who are eager to learn.
- Top: Laminate Sapele
- Body: Laminate Sapele
- Neck: Mahogany
- Fretboard: Rosewood
- Frets: 16
Most reviewers have come to the same conclusion, that this is a good value beginner-friendly ukulele. Many commend its playability, exceeding the expectations of some with how smooth it feels to the fretting hands. Others are pleased with its compact and lightweight profile. It also helps that it doesn't look cheap at all with it's nice grain and shape.
Being trebly can be a put-off for some, while others caution about tuning issues, especially when the strings are newly installed.
The Deviser UK21-30 is a good starter ukulele that comes with good freebies.
Unfortunately this is no longer available but you can see excellent alternatives in our guide to The Best Cheap Ukuleles Under $50.