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Hand Held GPS Unit Buyers Guide
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Hand Held Golf GPS Unit Buyer's Guide

Which Hand Held GPS Unit is right for your game?

Hand held GPS units, like other technological devices are becoming more and more compact while providing more features than ever before, such as easy-to-read color touch screens and stat-tracking.


Here are some features to look for when comparing hand held GPS units:

  • Size dimensions and weight
  • Battery life
  • Number of pre-loaded courses and access to download more
  • Color versus black-and-white screens
  • Membership plans and subscription fees

Hand Held Golf GPS Units
 

Compare Hand Held GPS Units


  GPS Unit Fees #Courses Battery Display Customer Rating Price
Garmin G7 GPS

Garmin G7 GPS

$19.95/yr

30,000+

Rechargeable/15 Hours

Sunlight Readable 2.6'' Touchscreen

Garmin G8 GPS

Garmin G8 GPS

$19.95/yr

30,000+

Rechargeable/15 Hours

3'' Multi-touch Color Display

Garmin Approach G6 GPS

Garmin
Approach G6 GPS

None

25,000+

Rechargeable, up to 15 hours

Color

Garmin Approach G3 Touchscreen GPS

Garmin
Approach G3 Touchscreen GPS

None

12,000+
/unlimited

Two AA NiMH or Lithium
Recommended / 15 hrs.

Color

SkyGolf SkyCaddie SG3 Golf GPS

SkyGolf SkyCaddie
SG3 Golf GPS

$29.95-$59.95/yr Required For Use

Holds 10 Courses, 24,000+ Available
On Sky Golf Library

AA Batteries
Water Resistant

Color

SkyGolf SkyCaddie Aire GPS

SkyGolf SkyCaddie
Aire GPS

None

30,000 +
Updateable Courses

Rechargeable/10 Hours

1.8'' Greyscale Display Screen

SkyGolf SkyCaddie Aire GPS

SkyGolf SkyCaddie Aire GPS

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$129.99

Money Back Guarantee!

Special Offer Details:
  • Simply purchase and activate your SkyGolf SkyCaddie GPS Watch (30096205 or 30096206) or SkyGolf SkyCaddie Aire GPS (30098040) by December 31, 2014 and pay no charges or annual fees for the life of the device. This offer applies only to the original purchaser and is not retroactive or transferable.

Available for In-Store Pickup

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Golf Buddy Platinum II Golf GPS

Golf Buddy Platinum
II Golf GPS

None

33,000 Preloaded/40,000 Capacity

Rechargeable/15 Hours

High-resolution, Outdoor Visible, Trans-reflective LCD Screen

Golf Buddy World GPS

Golf Buddy World GPS

None

40,000+

Rechargeable lithium

Color

Golf Buddy World GPS

Golf Buddy World GPS

 Rated 3.3 Out of 5 Reviews stars

3.3 Out of 5 Reviews

$229.99

Save $70.00

$299.99

Available for In-Store Pickup

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Golf Buddy VOICE GPS

Golf Buddy VOICE GPS

None

40,000

Rechargeable

B/W

Golf Buddy VOICE GPS

Golf Buddy VOICE GPS

 Rated 4.6 Out of 5 Reviews stars

4.6 Out of 5 Reviews

$119.98

Save $60.00

$179.99

Available for In-Store Pickup

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Izzo Swami 3000 Enhanced Golf GPS

Izzo Swami 3000
Enhanced GPS

None

19,000+

Rechargeable Lithium
/ 12 hours on
full charge

B/W



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