Lighter, Sleeker, Smarter
- 3” color multi-touch display; slim and sleek design, toughand durable
- Preloaded with more than 30,000 international courses
- PlaysLike Distance gives golfers distances to the target,adjusted for uphill or downhill shots
- Smart Notification allows you to receive email, texts andalerts on your handheld
- PinPointer tells you where the pin is, even if you can’tsee it
- Automatic Wi-Fi® course updates; no fees or subscriptions.
Despite its slim profile, the Approach G8 debuts a substantialrange of features to help you take on any course. PlaysLike Distancegives golfers distances to the target, adjusted for uphill or downhillshots.Stay Connected
Smart Notification lets you receive emails, texts and alertsright on your handheld, even if you’re in the middle of the fairway. G8receives the wireless signal from your iPhone® 4s or later, let’s youknow you have a message, and displays the full text on its own screenwhenever you’re ready to read it.Play Smarter
Club Advice remembers how far you hit each club and makes arecommendation based on shot distance. PinPointer lets you know whichway to the pin even if you are in the woods or deep in a trap.Smarter Features
For easier viewing, Big Numbers Mode increases the font sizeof the front, back and center distances. And Wi-Fi lets you connect tothe golf community within Garmin Connect and update coursesautomatically.More Scorecard Options
Approach G8 doubles as a digital scorecard for your foursomewith scoring options for Stroke Play, Stableford, Skins and Match Playwith adjustable handicaps.See Targets and Track Stats
Colorful layup arcs at 100, 150, 200 and even 250 yards letyou know exactly how far you need to hit when laying up. TouchTargeting lets you touch any point on the sunlight-readable display,and it shows the precise distance to that exact spot — fairway, hazard,landing area, or the front, middle and back of the green.
Enhanced stats keeps track of fairways hit, greens inregulation and putts per round. Check your stats during the round, ordownload and print them from your computer afterwards.Get on the Green
Zero in on the pin with Green View. Just tap the flag on themap to zoom in on the green — then you can drag the flag to position itwhere you see it, giving you more accurate yardage.Garmin Connect Golf Community
Garmin Connect includes an online golf community that lets youplay, then share and compare. Download your round and contrast it toyour last round, track improvements to your handicap for every courseyou play. The Garmin Connect golf community can even assemble yourideal round, combining your best score for each hole to get your ideal18 for that course.