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Garmin Approach X40

Garmin Approach X40
alaScore 89

20 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Garmin Approach X40. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other GPS Watches for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other GPS Watches the Garmin Approach X40 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 20 reviews)

1 expert reviews

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Expert review by: Dan Graziano (cnet.com.au)

Garmin's latest fitness tracker is designed for active golfers

 

Garmin on Friday announced a new fitness tracker for golfers that are interested in a device that can be worn both on and off the course. The $249 (around AU$320, £175) Approach X40 is a slim and lightweight band with GPS built in for calculating...

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: Neil (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Black & Grey, Extra Large

 

slim and light, does all you would expect and more

battery performance not great....good for one round but just about gets you through a whole day's golf

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Chris (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Black & Grey, Extra Large

 

Very easy to use. Touch screen works well. Easy to read and find key information. Quick to locate courses & GPS satellites. Distances seem to be very accurate. Garmin Connect app is very good and the sync process is quick and seamless (except for one...

I want to show weather / temperature in deg C but if i chose to show distances in yards / miles then it defaults the temp reading to deg F. You can only show deg C if you select distances to be shown in metres / KM. One round has been lost between...

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: Paul (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Black & Grey, Regular

 

too complicated. need a better tutorial, especially for link up with phone and computer. also, putts aren't taken into consideration on the scorecard.

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: Alastair (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Lime Green, Regular

 

Clare, clean, stylish, adaptable

Too expensive, should display slightly more information

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: Wayne (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Lime Green, Regular

 

Battery life of 1 week if not used for golf.

Doesn't always find the golf courses.

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: John (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Lime Green, Regular

 

Strap could do with being bigger for a little more comfort

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Clare (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Lime Green, Regular

 

Basic golf use

A bit over complecated

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Derek (currys.co.uk)

GARMIN Approach X40 - Lime Green, Regular

 

Great all round bit of kit. Easy to set up. Very pleased.

Nope!

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Sidz71 (very.co.uk)

Simple but effective.

 

Used the Garmin for 3 weeks and so far it has been a great investment for both golf and fitness.

Jun, 2017
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Product Specifications

Design

Band color:Black, Grey / Black, White
Color of product:Black, Grey / Black, White
Control Type:Touch
Device type:Wristband activity tracker
Protection features:Water Resistant
Waterproof:Y / Yes
Waterproof up to:1968.5

Display

Display Resolution:160 x 68
Display Type:LCD
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y / Yes

Energy Management

Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite):Y

GPS Type

Auto: Yes

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):-10 - 60
Operating temperature range (T-T):-10 - 60
Storage temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Storage temperature range (T-T):0 - 40

Packaging Content

Chest strap:N
Manual:Y

Performance

Accelerometer:Y
Activity monitoring:Y
Alarm clock:Y / Yes
Built-in distance meter:Y
Calories burned:Y / Yes
Distance traveled:Y / Yes
Frequency band:2.4
Heart rate monitor:Y / Yes
Heart rate-based calorie computation:Y
Pedometer: Yes
Position location:Y
Quality of sleep:Y
Recommended activity:Golf
Smart notifications:Y
Strap material:Silicone
Timer:Y
Vibrating motor: Yes
Water resistance:5
Workout tracking:Y

Ports & interfaces

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Wireless technologies:Wireless

Power

Battery Life:120 / 5
Battery life (GPS mode):10
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

System Requirements

Mobile operating systems supported:Android

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:1.09
Width:0.831