I don't think that's down to knowledge, really. More personal preference.
Without sounding like a design snob, if you know anything about design & aesthetics these are quite ugly looking guitars compered to a Les Paul or a PRS
I think the special is on DV247.com for £499 now. Even better deal (y)
Damn these are nice. One day...
In a punk band? Get the junior. In anything else? Get the special.