Our guide to Garmin's comprehensive range of GPS golf watches
Best Garmin Golf Watches
A brand that makes some of the best golf GPS devices on the market, Garmin is synonymous with high quality products, especially when it comes to discussing some of the best golf GPS watches on sale right now.
Thankfully, Garmin has you covered with plenty of different options at a range of price points. Whether you want basic front/middle/back yardages, a bright and easy-to-view display or an out-and-out fully-fledged smart watch with golf capabilities, there’s a Garmin watch to suit your needs.
Why are they so good? Well Garmin has found a delicate balance between usability, convenience and also powerful features in all of their watches at the moment.
Acknowledging all of this, here we list the best Garmin golf watches on the market right now.
Best Garmin Golf Watches
Garmin Approach S62 GPS Golf Watch
The brilliant S62 watch has a slightly bigger face than many other Garmin golf watches and the screen also has more contrast to give a clearer view. Additionally it comes with a built-in virtual caddie function where it can detect where the wind is coming from, gives information on shots from the past in regards to clubbing and therefore suggests to you the strategy on the course. Want to play better golf? The S62 can help you.
US Buy Now at Walmart for $499.99
UK Buy Now at American Golf for £479.99
Garmin MARQ Golfer GPS Watch
Built with premium materials, including a 46-millimeter titanium case and ceramic bezel with custom etched 1-18 golf hole markings, the MARQ Golfer provides front, middle and back distance on over 41,000 preloaded golf courses and allows for seamless game-tracking. Golf-specific features include the PlaysLike Distance that takes into account changes in elevation, a Hazard View that allows golfers to quickly scroll through each hazard on the upcoming shot with critical distance information and a Virtual Caddie to analyse factors like wind speed and even club selection. It might be expensive, but it’s very cool.
US Buy Now at Worlwide Golf Shops for $1,849.99
UK Buy Now at Beaverbrooks for £1,700
Garmin Approach S60 GPS Watch
This feature-packed and stylish offering provides detailed full colour maps for over 40,000 courses on its large sunlight-readable colour touchscreen face. You can use its drag-and-drop functionality to measure lay-up distances and to move pin positions for added accuracy. It can also be used to monitor runs, swims and bike rides for great additional value.
US Buy Now at Worldwide Golf Shops for $399.99
UK Buy Now at American Golf for £349
Garmin Fenix 6 GPS Watch
The premium Fenix 6 multi-sport watch does a lot more than just help you on the golf course, as it is a fully-fledged smart watch with numerous useful features you would expect from such a quality piece of kit. One of those features is an enhanced way of tracking wrist heart rate and metrics. If you like tracking your health and do lots of other exercise away from golf, the Fenix 6 will be a great option.
US Buy Now at Worldwide Golf Shops for $599.99
UK Buy Now at John Lewis for £599
Garmin Approach S40 Golf GPS
Versatile and light, the S40 can receive phone notifications and automatically records the location and distance of each shot for post-round analysis. It also tracks everyday activities and gives you smart notifications when paired with your phone.
US Buy Now at Walmart for $260.90
UK Buy Now at American Golf for £239
Garmin Approach S20 GPS Watch
The sleek S20 features a high-resolution display and covers over 40,000 courses. It accurately measures distances to hazards such as bunkers and water, plus front, middle and back yardages, layups and doglegs. For extra help its Green View feature displays the shape of the green with manual pin placements available. It also caters for activity tracking and receives notifications from your phone.
US Buy Now at Amazon for $263.54
UK Buy Now at American Golf for £199
Garmin Approach S10 GPS Watch
The S10 offers up front, back and middle yardages, allows you to enter your score, tracks your rounds time and steps and has a rechargeable battery that works up to 12 hours in GPS golf mode. It’s also available in a few different colours. You can also get the S10 for a very cheap price too which makes it one of our favourite, and one of the best Garmin golf watches you can buy at the moment.
US Buy Now at Worldwide Golf Shops for $149.99
UK Buy Now at American Golf for £119
Garmin Approach X40 GPS Wrist Band
Not a typical watch but a wrist band. It combines more than 40,000 international courses for easy yardages as well as Garmin Elevate wrist heart rate and daily activity tracking. Among the plentiful features, the new AutoShot game tracking feature automatically tracks shots along the fairway and measures distances for detailed post- game analysis on Garmin Connect.
US Buy Now at Amazon for $119.99
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