2019 SR2605 CBB 1P 02
SR2605 Cerulean Blue Burst Red copyright sprite

The SR2605 is a five string Soundgear series solid body electric bass model introduced by Ibanez in 2018. It is made in Indonesia as part of the mid-tier Premium line. In the US market it has also been referred to as the SR2605E.

The SR2605 features a poplar burl top on a double-cutaway mahogany body bolted to a titanium reinforced panga panga, maple, paduak, purpleheart and walnut Atlas neck with a 24-fret panga panga fingerboard with binding, abalone oval position markers and luminescent side dots. Components include a pair of Nordstrand Big Single passive pickups with an Ibanez custom preamp with a three-band EQ, a Mono-rail bridge with 16.5mm string spacing, a GraphTech Black TUSQ nut and Gotoh tuning machines.

For 2019 body was specified as African mahogany.

The SR2600 is a similar four string model.


Specifications for SR2605
Model name: SR2605 / SR2605E
Year(s) produced: 2018–2020
Sold in: Asia & Africa / China / Europe / Japan / North & South America and Oceania / USA
Made in: Indonesia
Finish(es): Cerulean Blue Burst (CBB)
Body type:
Solid body
Body material:
2018: Mahogany w/ poplar burl top
2019: African mahogany w/ poplar burl top
Neck joint:
Mono-rail V fixed (16.5mm string spacing)
Knob style:
B20 (volume & balancer) & B15 (3-way EQ) plastic knobs
Hardware color:
Neck type:
Neck material:
15-piece panga panga/ maple/ paduak/ purpleheart / walnut w/ KTS titanium rods
Scale length:
864mm / 34"
Fingerboard material:
Panga panga w/ binding
Fingerboard inlays:
Abalone ovals
Luminescent side dots
24 / medium (Premium edge treatment)
GraphTech Black TUSQ XL (45mm)
Machine heads:
Gotoh GB707
Electronics/ Strings
Bridge pickup:
Nordstrand Big Single passive
Neck pickup:
Nordstrand Big Single passive
Ibanez Custom Electronics 3-band EQ w/EQ bypass switch
Master volume / balancer / 3-way EQ on-bypass-off toggle / 3-way mid-frequency toggle / treble / mid / bass
Output jack:
¼" stereo barrel (angled top mount)
String gauge (factory):
.045/.065/.085/.105/.130 (D'Addario EXL165 + .130)
Factory tuning:


Additional details
Controls SR-Prestige
Controls layout
SR-Prestige frequency response charts
EQ frequency charts


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