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Garmin Approach S1

Garmin Approach S1
alaScore 80

44 reviews

Apr, 2014

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the usability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS the Garmin Approach S1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 44 reviews)

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Garmin Approach S1

 

The Garmin Approach S1 is a golfer's sports watch, giving you basic stats such as precise yardages to the front, back and middle of greens. It comes with over 15,000 preloaded courses for the US and Canada.

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GARMIN Approach S1

 

I gave this watch to my husband for his birthday and he just loves it

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Golfers Need All The Help They Can Get!

 

Handy reference for choosing club for next shot to the green

Oddball charging system - instead of a plug, it's a clamp. After one or two uses, you get the idea. Distances are only to the published 'center' of the greens - you still have to estimate how far the cup is from the center. Will not give distances...

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Garmin Approach S1 Golf GPS Watch with Case

 

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Garmin Approach S1

 

It won't make the shot for you, but this accurate and simple to use GPS golf watch will give you more confidence that you're making the correct club selection.

Easy to use ; Lightweight

Slightly awkward to recharge

It won't replace using the physical markers found on the courses themselves, but it certainly is a very accurate way to help club and recreational golfers judge distances more accurately. By confirming where you are in relation to the flag, it's a real...

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Garmin Approach S1 GPS Golf watch

 

A waterproof watch that can tell you how far to the green.

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Garmin Approach S1

 

For those in need of navigational help on the golfing green, the Garmin Approach S1 is a GPS wristwatch especially designed for golfers. It comes pre-loaded with information on over 14,000 U.S and Canadian and 5,000 European courses. Garmin Approach S1...

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Garmin Approach S1

 

For those in need of navigational help on the golfing green, the Garmin Approach S1 is a GPS wristwatch especially designed for golfers. It comes pre-loaded with information on over 14,000 U.S and Canadian and 5,000 European courses.

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Amazon review summary for Garmin Approach S1

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 78 user reviews of Garmin Approach S1 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other GPS on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, value for money, performance, design

87% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Garmin Approach S1 Golf GPS Sportswatch - White

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Good addition to golf game

 

I've had this watch for about a month. It works very well. The distances seem to be right on. I like that it measures the distance of my shot. Very simple to use. I only wish that the battery would last longer on the GPS mode. However, that is not a...

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