GPS Golf Devices

Rugged, water-rated, high-sensitivity GPS golf devices that give you precise distances and other features for thousands of preloaded courses so you can play your best golf.

Approach® X40

Approach® S20

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Approach® S60

Approach® G10

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Approach G30

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Approach® G8

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The GPS golf band that is comfortable for everyday wear and doubles as an activity tracker1. High-sensitivity GPS quickly shows your distance to the green, hazards and doglegs on more than 40,000 preloaded courses. AutoShot round analyzer automatically tracks shots along the fairway2 and measures distances for post-round analysis on Garmin Connect. It also integrates Elevate wrist heart rate technology and displays smart notifications3. 1Activity tracking accuracy 2Lie and ball contact may affect shot tracking. Putts are not tracked. Some shots, particularly chip shots around the green may not be tracked. 3When paired with a compatible smartphone

Garmin Approach® S20: this sleek and lightweight GPS golf watch provides more convenience on the course with distances on over 40,000 preloaded courses including hazards plus Green View and the new Garmin AutoShot game tracker automatically tracks shots along the fairway3 and measures distances for post-round analysis on Garmin Connect. The watch also doubles as an activity tracker1 and provides smart notifications2 to connect you with your active and healthy lifestyle. 1Activity tracking accuracy 2When paired with a compatible smartphone 3 Lie and ball contact may affect shot tracking. Putts are not tracked. Some shots, particularly chip shots around the green may not be tracked.

The sleek Approach® S60 GPS golf watch includes our most sophisticated golf features and it makes a bold statement to the game of golf on and off the course. Get the relevant information you need for your round — intuitively presented on a large 1.2-inch sunlight readable color touchscreen — so you can master your game. And with convenient QuickFit bands, you can change your style to match your activity.

You also get the convenience of live scoring on the Garmin Golf app. Your scores automatically push to the app leaderboard as you enter them on your watch.

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    The slim, lightweight, easy to use Approach G10 features all the preloaded courses, precise distances, hazards and many of the other features of our wearables and handhelds, but in a smaller, clip-on form.

      With the compact Approach® G30 GPS golf handheld and its full-color mapping and Touch Targeting feature, victory is at hand. It easily slips into and out of your pocket or mounts nearly anywhere, and with more than 40,000 preloaded courses worldwide, you are ready to play. Features Big Numbers Mode for easy-to-read yardage reference to front, middle and back of green. Digital scorecard makes it easy to keep scores for up to 4 golfers.

        The sleek, lightweight and durable Approach G8, with a 3” multi-touch color display, is our most feature-packed handheld. G8 starts with precise distances for more than 40,000 courses internationally, with Wi-fi® and free lifetime updates. Then adds PlaysLike Distances, smart notifications, PinPointer blind shot assistance, rechargeable 15-hour battery, plus the Garmin Connect Golf community for sharing and comparing.

        AutoShot Game Tracking

        Measures shot distances and auto-records detected shots for post-round analysis on your Garmin Connect account.

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        Elevate Wrist-Based Heart Rate1

        Monitoring your activity shouldn’t hamper your movement or comfort, which is why we’ve incorporated Elevate wrist-based heart rate1 technology right into the Approach X40. So go about your day, hit the course, hit the gym or don’t, and you can view your heart rate data right on your watch.

        1 See garmin.com/ataccuracy

        Activity Tracker1

        Uses built-in sensors to track your movement and encourage an active and healthy lifestyle. Tracks steps, sleep, distance and calorie data. 1 See garmin.com/ataccuracy

        Smart Notifications

        Receive emails, texts and alerts from your compatible smart phone right on your device, even if you’re in the middle of the fairway. Connect to the golf community within Garmin Connect and update courses automatically.

        Digital Scorecard

        Record and keep your score throughout your round. You can even save, review and share your scorecards from your computer using Garmin Connect.

        AutoShot Game Tracking

        Measures shot distances and auto-records detected shots for post-round analysis on your Garmin Connect account.

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        CourseView Auto Updater

        Automatically updates frequently played courses for free when connected to a wireless network.

        Green View

        Shows you the true shape and layout of the green so you know where to aim. For even more precise targeting, you can manually move the pin to the day’s placement.

        Activity Tracker1

        Uses built-in sensors to track your movement and encourage an active and healthy lifestyle. Tracks steps, sleep, distance and calorie data.
        1 See garmin.com/ataccuracy

        Smart Notifications

        Receive emails, texts and alerts from your compatible smart phone right on your device, even if you’re in the middle of the fairway. Connect to the golf community within Garmin Connect and update courses automatically.

        AutoShot Game Tracking

        Measures shot distances and auto-records detected shots for post-round analysis on your Garmin Connect account.

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        Full Color Course View Mapping

        View hole-by-hole details for more than 40,000 courses worldwide. Preview doglegs, traps and water hazards, green shapes, and pin positioning from wherever you are on the course or clubhouse.

        QuickFit 22 Bands

        Easily switch bands for various activities and styles. Go from silicone to leather to metal and back. Switching is quick, simple and requires no tools.

        PlaysLike Distance

        Adjusts your flat yardage based on whether your target is uphill or downhill. It does all the calculating of where in the arc of the shot (short or long) your ball will hit, relative to flat yardage.

        Smart Notifications

        Receive emails, texts and alerts from your compatible smart phone right on your device, even if you’re in the middle of the fairway. Connect to the golf community within Garmin Connect and update courses automatically.

        Clip Anywhere Design

        The 1-ounce, 1.6-inch square Approach G10 is designed to clip to your belt or bag, or anywhere you want convenient no-fuss, information and precision.

        Digital Scorecard

        Record and keep your score with the intuitive par/up/down menu. You can even save, review, share and print your scorecards from your computer using Garmin Connect.

        Green View

        Shows you the true shape and layout of the green so you know where to aim. For even more precise targeting, you can touch and drag the pin to the day's placement.

        Course Odometer

        When you start a round the timer starts and it gives you your steps and distance for that round. When you end the round the timer stops and this information is shown on the round summary screen.

        Precise Yardage

        Colorful layup arcs at 100, 150, 200 and even 250 yards let you know how far you need to hit when laying up. Touch Targeting lets you touch any point on the sunlight-readable display to get precise yardage to that spot — fairway, hazard, landing area or the front, middle and back of the green.

        Green View

        Shows you the true shape and layout of the green so you know where to aim. For even more precise targeting, you can touch and drag the pin to the day's placement.

        Stylish Design

        Sleek, compact GPS golf handheld offers a 2.3-inch touchscreen display for full-color mapping with Touch Targeting.

        Smart Notifications

        Receive emails, texts and alerts from your compatible smartphone right on your device, even if you’re in the middle of the fairway1.

        1 When paired with a compatible smartphone

        PlaysLike Distance

        Adjusts your flat yardage based on whether your target is uphill or downhill. It does all the calculating of where in the arc of the shot (short or long) your ball will hit, relative to flat yardage.

        Precise Yardage

        Colorful layup arcs at 100, 150, 200 and even 250 yards let you know how far you need to hit when laying up. Touch Targeting lets you touch any point on the sunlight-readable display, to get precise yardage to that exact spot — fairway, hazard, landing area, or the front, middle and back of the green.

        Smart Notifications

        Receive emails, texts and alerts from your compatible smartphone right on your device, even if you’re in the middle of the fairway. And wi-fi®1 lets you connect to the golf community within Garmin Connect and update courses automatically.
        1 Wi-Fi® is a registered trademark of Wi-Fi Alliance.

        PinPointer

        Helps you manage blind shots by telling you the direction to the green even if it’s behind a hill, through some trees or you otherwise can’t see it.

        Green View

        Shows you the true shape and layout of the green so you know where to aim. For even more precise targeting, you can touch and drag the pin to the day's placement.

        Advanced Swing Training

        Garmin offers several devices with advanced swing metrics features built in so you can practice with purpose and understand what your swing is doing and how that impacts ball flight.

        Improve consistency with TruSwing

        TruSwing provides at-a-glance data, including swing tempo, speed, club-path measurements, critical club angles and more, to improve swing consistency and form. This small, light, easy-to-use sensor mounts just below your club’s grip and measures the most useful swing metrics.

        Pair with Approach X40, S5, S20, S60, G30 and G8 to see your swing data on the course, or pair with smartphones and tablets via our mobile app for 3-D animations and side-by-side swing comparisons.

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        Store all your stats in one place.

        With Garmin Connect you can view the details for each round or analyze your cumulative stats over time or by club, and view your swing data. It's never been easier to track your progress and share it with friends. You can even save swing sessions for later review.

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        See what your swing looks like in 3D

        Sync TruSwing and/or S60 to Garmin Connect Mobile for real time analysis wherever you are. Analyze swing data, learn from 3D animation, and view comparisons of individual swings side-by-side (or overlayed) for metrics like swing tempo, club path, critical club angles, and more.

        Garmin Golf App

        Download the free Garmin Golf app to your phone1 and add another level of fun and competition to your game. Compete with friends, even when you can’t schedule a tee time together. Each round can take on a tournament feel on any of over 40,000 courses worldwide. Players can compete in weekly golf course leaderboards, or you can set up your own tournament event and invite multiple friends to compete. If you have a compatible Garmin device, your scorecard will upload when you sync to the app through Garmin Connect. And if you don’t have a Garmin device, your scores can be easily entered into the app manually. Players can also live chat with each other and post their results for others to see.

        These Garmin devices currently support the Garmin Golf app:

        • Approach golf watch models: S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S20, S60*
        • Approach handheld models: G6, G7, G8, G10, G30
        • Approach X40 golf band
        • Multisport wearables: fēnix 3, fēnix 3HR, fēnix Chronos, fēnix 5 Series, Forerunner 935, vivoactive, vivoactive HR

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        * Features live scoring

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        Approach X40 Approach S20 Approach S60
        Approach X40 Approach S20 Approach S60
        Preloaded Courses International International International
        Free Course Updates
        CourseView Auto Updater
        High-resolution Display
        Touchscreen
        Color Screen
        Sunlight-readable
        High-sensitivity GPS
        AutoShot
        Activity Tracking1
        TruSwing Compatible
        SwingTempo
        TempoTraining
        PinPointer
        Handicap Scoring
        Smartphone Notifications2
        Stat Tracking
        Full Color Course Maps
        Touch Targeting
        Green View Manual Pin Positioning
        Yardage to Green Front/Back/Middle Front/Back/Middle Front/Back/Middle
        Measures Shot Distances
        Layups/Doglegs Distances
        Hazards/Course Targets
        Digital Scorecard
        Round Timer
        Save Custom Locations
        Odometer & Alarm Clock
        Garmin Golf App Compatible
        Garmin Connect Compatibility Mobile/Computer Mobile/Computer Mobile/Computer
        Water Rating 5ATM(50m)3 5ATM(50m)3 5ATM(50m)3
        Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion Rechargeable Li-ion Rechargeable Li-ion
        Battery Life 10hrs(GPS)/5 days(watch) 15hrs(GPS)/8wks(watch) 10hrs(GPS)/2wks(watch)
        Approach® X40 Approach® S20 Approach® S60
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        Image Approach G10 Approach G30 Approach G8
        Attribute Approach® G10 Approach® G30 Approach® G8
        40,000+ Courses Around the World
        Measures Individual Shots
        Touch Targeting
        Green View
        Manual Pin Positioning
        Layup Arcs
        Stat Tracking
        Club Suggestion
        Rechargeable Battery
        Playslike Distance
        PinPointer
        Smartphone Notification1
        Wi-Fi4
        Touchscreen
        Big Numbers Mode
        Garmin Connect
        Tournament Legal
        TruSwing Compatible
        Product Approach® G10 Approach® G30 Approach® G8
        Purchase Link Buy Buy Buy
        1 Activity tracking accuracy 2 When paired with a compatible smartphone 3 See Water Rating 4Wi-Fi® is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.