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Our USB hub is positively straining under the collective draw of hamster wheels, mug warmers, electric fans and luminous Christmas trees but there's p

Our USB hub is positively straining under the collective draw of hamster wheels, mug warmers, electric fans and luminous Christmas trees but there's possibly room for one more device in the shape of this life-size electric guitar. At least it'll do until our air guitar t-shirt turns up.Plugging in to a laptop rather than an amp it features a maple neck with three single-coil pickups, five-way switching and an integrated headphone jack, should the rest of the office not appreciate your strumming.It comes with its own software for multi-track jam session recording, with MP3 backing if needed. The programme also simulates different amps and the all important effects pedal for that strangled-cat-in-echo-chamber touch.And, should your Spinal Tap inspired guitar solo crescendo suddenly cause your laptop battery to self-combust, it will work with a standard amp.

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Behringer iAXE393 USB-GuitarPrice: £75On sale: NowContact: DV247.com Related stories:Air guitar really rocks