The APX700II features the exclusive A.R.T. pickup system. Designed to capture the guitar's full body resonance, the A.R.T. system has the ability to faithfully recreate natural tone and dynamics of the guitar, allowing you to pick the sound that suits your style and know that character will always shine through. APX700IIBL12 is a 12-string version and comes in a Black Gloss finish with solid Spruce top, Nato back and sides with Rosewood fingerboard and bridge.