The latest gadgets help improve your game in real time. It’s like a coach in your pocket, or on your wrist.
When it comes to golf, your swing, your stance is everything. And the only way to improve is to know what you’re actually doing with each stroke. Luckily in this tech-focused world you can, somewhat, have a coach with you with every swing thanks to the latest analyzers.
With 14 sensors, one for each club, this system allows golfers to instantly analyze their swing. The sensors work automatically, without the need to alter your pre-swing routine. And, it syncs with your smartphone for shot tracking and analysis in real time. Battery-operated sensors last for approximately 50 rounds of golf. // $199.98; dickssportinggoods.com
Sixteen, high-speed 48 MHz infrared sensors provide swing and ball-shot accuracy so it’s just like you’re playing a real round of golf. Instantaneous feedback gives your further insight into your club head speed, face angle, swing path, face contact, swing tempo, shot shape and distance traveled. The simulator can connect to an HDTV or projector and gives a realistic 3D environment. // $499.95; golfgalaxy.com
Capture your stats in real-time or sync with your phone after a round (compatible with Android and iOS phones). This tracking systems gives yardages to front, back and center approach and checks distances to hazards and landing areas. You can even view side-by-side comparisons of your stats with other users and pros. // $199.98; golfgalaxy.com
This small, light and easy-to-use sensor mounts below the grip of your club and measures swing metrics like swing tempo, speed, club path, shaft angle, shaft lean and more, and displays the metrics on your smartwatch, smartphone or tablet. // $149.99; golfgalaxy.com
No smartphone? No worries. This standalone device measures your carry distance, swing speed, ball speed and smash factor. It even generates swing average stats and has three modes–practice, target and random–to help improve your game. // $269.99; golfgalaxy.com
Attached this analyzer to your club and work to correct your flaws since it pairs with your smartphone through Bluetooth. It attaches easily to any club and won’t hinder your swing since it weighs less than an ounce. // $169.99; golfgalaxy.com
The updates on the Zepp analyzer include 3D swing analysis and instant evaulations and a smart coach that gives personalized programs from Tour players and instructors to help with your game. // $149.99; golfgalaxy.com