If you are an avid golfer
and are looking to improve your club selection a little more using the
latest technology, you might be interested in a new wrist deveice
unveiled by Garmin today, in the form of the Garmin Approach S2.
The Garmin Approach S2 watch has been packed with the data on 30,000 golf courses worldwide out of the box, and includes extensive measurement features and a digital scorecard.
The Approach S2 has been designed to
measure individual shot distances and calculate precise yardage to the
front, back and middle of the green as you play in real time. Other
features of the Garmin Approach S2 include a odometer to record how far
you have walked together with a lifetimes worth of course updates
without the need to pay a subscription or any additional fees,
"The S2 also features layup and dogleg distances at a glance so
golfers can improve their understanding of any course and in turn
attempt to lower their score. Using S2 you can concentrate 100% on your
game – no complicated setup, no searching for the right golf course
or specific hole, so your playing partners won’t be affected. Before
you start to play; just switch on S2, it detects which golf course you
are on and even transfers you automatically from one hole to the next.
Ensuring you’re receiving the correct information for the hole you are
on. Just enjoy the game.”
The Garmin Approach S2 will be available to buy from March 2013 for around $249.99