These yellow soprano ukuleles are made by Octopus, a well-established manufacturer who build reliable, quality instruments at affordable prices. They have mahogany necks, rosewood fretboards and saddles, Aquila Nylgut strings and a pine body which combine for a loud, bright tone and easy playability. The frets are really well finished and the geared machine head tuners are of a high standard meaning that unlike many cheap instruments, these hold their tuning really well. They also come with a free Octopus branded gig bag with adjustable back straps and a front pocket! All in all these are a superb, easy to play instrument for beginner or intermediate ukulele enthusiasts and offer the absolute best value you will find at this price point.