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Garmin Approach S6 GPS Golf Watch
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Garmin Approach S6 GPS Golf Watch Details

The Approach® S6 is a feature-packed hi-res color touchscreen GPS golf watch with built in swing metrics, including SwingStrength™ calibration, helping you immediately know how hard you hit each club so you can train yourself to swing more consistent. Swing metrics also include SwingTempo and TempoTraining to help you fine-tune your timing. Full color CourseView maps for over 30,000 international courses, touch targeting, PinPointer and dedicated CourseView button with manual pin positioning help you quickly find precise yardage and direction you need for every shot. The Smart Notification feature lets you receive emails, texts and alerts from your iPhone® (4s or later) or iPad®. And the lithium-ion battery provides up to 10 hours of GPS golf on a single charge.

  • Hi-res color touchscreen : High-resolution, sunlight readable, glove-friendly, color resistive touchscreen display
  • SwingStrength : Calculates how hard you swing your golf clubs so you can train yourself to swing more consistently
  • SwingTempo : Calculates the relationship between upswing and downswing and expresses it as a ratio
  • TempoTraining : Utilizing audible tones in the optimal 3:1 swing ratio allows you to synchronize your swing mechanics and fine-tune swing tempo
  • Pinpointer : Provides blind shot assistance by pointing you in the right direction when you are unable to see the pin
  • CourseView Maps : Dedicated CourseView button displays the true shape and layout of the entire whole, including the tee box, fairway and green
  • Garmin Connect™ : Online golf community lets you play, then share and compare your round; visit for more details
  • Touch Targeting : Touch any point on the display, and it shows you the precise distance to that exact spot, whether it's the fairway, hazard or green
  • Handicap Scoring : Provides handicap scoring options for individual holes, player's local handicap or index/slope methods
  • Smart Notification : Receive email, texts and alerts directly on your golf watch from your iPhone® 4s or later, or Android™ (coming soon)
  • Pre-Loaded Courses : Pre-loaded with over 30,000 international courses, plus free lifetime course updates (over 38,000 courses will be available July 2014)
  • Green View : Displays true shape and layout of the green; allows you to zero in on the pin and manually move the pin to the day's location, giving you more accurate yardage
  • Shot Distances : Measures individual shot distances and calculates exact yardage for shots played from anywhere on the course
  • Layup Distances shows you how many yards to course doglegs and other hazards
  • Stat Tracking : Enhanced stats keeps track of fairways hit, greens in regulation and putts per round
  • Save Locations : Save custom locations including bunkers, water, hazards and more
  • High-Sensitivity GPS : GPS receiver for better accuracy and improved tracking under trees
  • Digital Scorecard : Save, review, share and print your individual score (includes Stroke Play and Stableford)
  • Durable : Rugged, lightweight and water rating of 5ATM (50 meters)

Garmin Approach S6 GPS Golf Watch Specifications

Physical & Performance

Unit dimensions (WxHxD) : 1.8" x 1.8" x 0.56" (4.5 x 4.5 x 1.42 cm)

Display size : 1.0" (2.54cm) diameter

Display resolution (WxH) : 180x180 pixels

Display type : High-Resolution Color Touchscreen

Weight : 1.6 oz (46.6g)

Battery life : 10 hours (GPS mode); 20 weeks (watch mode)

Battery type : Rechargeable Lithium-ion

Water rating : 5 ATM (50 meters)

High-sensitivity GPS-enabled receiver : Yes

Interface : USB/Bluetooth® 4.0

Preloaded course maps : Yes (international)

CourseView maps (dedicated button shows true shape/layout) : Yes

Green View/Manual pin positioning : Yes

PinPointer : Yes

Touch Targeting : Yes

SwingStrength/SwingTempo/TempoTraining : Yes

Digital scorecard (Stroke Play/Stableford for single player) : Yes

Computer scorecard review (save/review on computer) : Yes

Handicap Scoring : Yes

Smart Notifications : Yes

Garmin Connect™ compatible : Mobile/Computer

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Product Q & A

how can I get instructions for setting up my watch...the box and instructions were thrown away when it was opened.
Sunday, June 14, 2015 10:00 PM

Garmin Approach S6 GPS Golf Watch Contents

  • Watch
  • Charging/data clip
  • Manual
  • 30,000+ pre-loaded international courses

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