Is this the 'holy grail' of classic boomboxes? Maybe. Is the Sharp GF-777 a must-have for boombox collectors? Probably. Fact is, it's huge (just look at the pic below). It looks retro awesome and it's pretty LOUD. Oh, and it has a double cassette deck. And 6(!) speakers. This 'portable' (almost 12 kg) multi-amp baby with super woofer will EAT batteries, that's for sure. But is it worth it? Introduced in 1981, this ghetto blaster has a sound quality which is perfectly balanced by Sharp engineers, meaning clear and superior sound. Hey, this box looks so cool, what else can you expect?
All 4 woofers are 16cm (6.5") each and the outer ones are full-range speakers. These deliver a full range of sound and are 4 ohms. The inner ones are tuned only for mid-bass and bass and are 4 ohms. The two tweeters are located above the outer woofers.
According to the manual, this beast of a blaster has the following features:
Looking for the instructions?
Download here the Sharp GF-777 manual (PDF).
Need a copy of the service manual or schematics?
Download the Sharp GF-777 service manual (PDF).
What's your Sharp GF-777 worth in 2022? Here are some recently sold items with prices.
|NEW King Of All Deluxe Sharp GF 777 H||10/2021||$3951|
|Sharp GF 777H…||11/2021||$1750|
|Sharp GF 777 Z Working Condition||10/2021||$1600|
|Sharp GF 777 Stereo Boombox Cassette Old||11/2021||$900|
|SHARP GF 777Z BOOM BOX THE HOLY GRAIL OF||11/2021||$800|
|See all sold items on eBay for more prices||01/2022||-.--|