Garmin announced a new GPS watch which is enable to record your data of your golf training, Approach S1. Designed in black rugged, waterproof and elegant form with containing 14,000-plus U.S and Canadian golf courses so you don’t need for subscriptions or downloads, Approach S1 watch will surely help you much in your golf training.
The Approach S1 watch is only 1.8 ounces, easy for you to wear like other watches. It’s very simple to operate this thing. You just need to select “Start Round” and choose your course, the watch will display precise yardages to the front, back and middle of greens. Unfortunately, the watch has monochrome LCD with 64×32 pixels resolution with no touchscreen feature.
In addition, this new golf watch can stay for 8 hours in GPS mode and up to 3 weeks in watch mode. If you want to add other courses, you can use USB interface for downloading.
Garmin Approach S1 golf watch is available now for purchase for about MSRP $249.99 in US and Canada bundled with charging/data clip, AC charging adapter, and owner manual. Europe version will follow soon. Just wait [Dandy Gadget Source]