Garmin is a company specializing in GPS aided application for spoGPS-aided creation. Garmin Golf GPS is a product which enables golf players to improve the standard of their play. It is an aide one can use during training or daily playing. It cannot be used during tournaments or competitions. It comes in many easy to use forms especially coupled with daily use items that one would take to the course like watches, mobiles etc. Since they are all dual use items they are elegantly designed and one can use it in daily life.
Wearables: These are wrist watches like appliances. They are elegantly designed watches which doubles up as a golf instructor. It has many features that help golf players improve their game. There multiple models to suite the individual. The different models are named approach S and a number like approach S20. It has features like AutoShot analyzer which measures and auto records shot distances for post round analysis on Garmin Connect. GreenView feature that automatically updates the frequently played courses free of charges. In combination with Garmin TruSwing sensor for metrics to improve one consistency of their swing. One can receive smart notifications for incoming calls, test and other alerts. This has 40,000 preloaded courses with distances, hazards. It also has an activity tracker to get notifications to connect you with your active and healthy life style.
TruSwing: TruSwing provides data like swing tempo, speed, club path measurements, critical club angles and other data to help one to improve the consistency of the swing, all at a glance. One can pair this with other devices to see more data about the swing and connecting with a tablet or smartphone with their app one can watch 3D animation along with side by side comparison.
Approach G10: Approach G10 is another golf training app in clip on form. It can be clipped onto anywhere as per the user’s convenience. It can provide distances to the front, back, a middle and hazards of the green. Green view shows shape of the green with provision to manually fix the pin. Has 40,000 golf courses pre-loaded for one to choose from. A Digital Scorecard lets the user to easily keeps scores of each round throughout the round.
These are the aides a low end and advanced apps have and one gives the idea what their apps can do to improve one’s game.