The Garmin Approach GPS Golf Watch comes Pre-Loaded with over 30,000 Worldwide courses, along with FREE lifetime course updates ! The Battery life is up to 3 weeks (watch mode); and up to 8 hours (GPS mode). It also comes in an array of very stylish colors to choose from, many of which are shown in this article.
It comes with a High-sensitivity GPS receiver for stronger signal strength and improved tracking under trees while on the course. The Garmin Approach provides precise yardages to the front, back and middle of the greens, and layup and dogleg distances improve usability for the entire hole that you are battling.
Unlike the Haier G6, this is not a smartwatch, but a GPS golf watch.
It measures individual shot distances and calculates precise yardage for your shots that are played from anywhere on the course. In addition, your individual, digital scorecard can be stored and printed anytime after your round is over.
The GPS watch is 3.6 inches x 2.7 inches x 5.5 inches in size and weighs 3.52 ounces. Approach S2 is a stylish and comfortable GPS golf watch with a high-sensitivity GPS receiver giving precise yardage to the front, back and middle of greens. The S2 has the ability to measure your shot distances and a course odometer. It’s similar to the prior S1 model, but the S2 is a cut above with layup and dogleg distances and a digital scorecard, as well as other new features.
The Garmin Approach S2 is pre-loaded with more than 30,000 courses from around the world. Wherever you may be playing, this golf watch has your distances covered and is ready to assist you to achieve the scores you are looking for. The GPS watch includes free lifetime course updates, without additional subscription costs. Updates are added up to 4 times a year and are available through their CourseView Updater app.
The high-sensitivity GPS receiver on this watch gives you yardage to the front, middle and back of the green, plus layup and dogleg distances to improve usability over the entire hole. It also measures precise yardages for shots played from anywhere on the course. And for those who like to walk, there’s an odometer to track how far you’ve gone in each round !
The Garmin Approach S2 can easily keeps track of your score throughout your round. After the round is over, just use the USB cable (included), to connect S2 to your computer to download, store and print your scorecards. Then, chart your progress, or brag to your friends. Approach S2 is flexible, lightweight and comfortable enough for everyday wear. It’s rugged, durable and waterproof (to 10 m). A variety of colorful bands are available to customize the look. With automatic time and date, an alarm and rechargeable lithium-ion battery, you’ll never miss a tee time.
This is a top-of-the-line GPS golf watch, and for under $150 you won’t find a better buy in this category.