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Callaway X2Hot Hybrid and Driver Comparison Pics


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#1 dlefty

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Posted 11 January 2014 - 07:02 PM

Before posting the pics, I have to toss a few thoughts out there:

This is Callaway's best looking hybrid line up........EVER. :good: :smilie_cally:

If for any reasons you didn't play a Callaway hybrid in the past for cosmetics, shaping, etc., you have to commit to at least picking one of the new ones up, set it down, heck even hit it, but the look alone may be enough to make you reach for your wallet!

The new influence and leadership at Callaway continues to be obvious through great product.

Some X2Hot hybrid pics-

PRO upper left, STANDARD lower right
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And the driver pics, X2Hot-

The Pro model is a great package for those that like a more compact look, and man this thing has a nice deep face!  Adjustable weight screw in back of head is a really nice addition for those wanting to manipulate swingweight when playing with various shafts.

Standard version real nice - more pear type shape.

Pro upper left, standard lower right
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#2 MtlJeff

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Posted 11 January 2014 - 07:05 PM

your name is Dlefty, you're not a lefty?
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Posted 11 January 2014 - 07:09 PM

View PostMtlJeff, on 11 January 2014 - 07:05 PM, said:

your name is Dlefty, you're not a lefty?
well he didn't make any reference to performance. Just cosmetics and features.
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Posted 11 January 2014 - 07:15 PM

No wonder they look good, they look like older Adams hybrids!
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Posted 11 January 2014 - 07:17 PM

View PostMtlJeff, on 11 January 2014 - 07:05 PM, said:

your name is Dlefty, you're not a lefty?

I'm a lefty, hence why I was simply calling out the incredible cosmetics and shaping of these new clubs.  Full performance feedback will come once some LH models are available.

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Posted 11 January 2014 - 07:27 PM

View Postdlefty, on 11 January 2014 - 07:17 PM, said:

View PostMtlJeff, on 11 January 2014 - 07:05 PM, said:

your name is Dlefty, you're not a lefty?

I'm a lefty, hence why I was simply calling out the incredible cosmetics and shaping of these new clubs.  Full performance feedback will come once some LH models are available.

Yeah i was just asking if you were left handed. As a fellow lefty i remember you as the famous 9015 guy. I would have been heartbroken if i found out you were a righty.

Honestly, i was just asking. I wasn't trying to impeach your opinions of the club. I'm not sure why that got brought up
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Posted 11 January 2014 - 08:26 PM

They all look good. Hybrids are incredibly improved and even the graphics on the standard driver look pretty cool in those pics.
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Posted 12 January 2014 - 03:41 PM

Thanks for the pics.  These look very nice.
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Posted 12 January 2014 - 06:41 PM

Either that's a mini golf ball, a bad camera angle, or else both the pro and standard hybrids look like they have humongous, almost fairway wood size heads.  Even worse, they both look to have deep faces.  I sure hope those are bad camera angles, because otherwise I can't imagine those selling very well.

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Posted 12 January 2014 - 06:59 PM

Are the faces on these new hybrids deeper than the XH and XHP?

I have an XHP hybrid from last year and the face is super shallow. I hit some serious moon balls with it. I couldn't play it. I had to stay with my trusty Adams.

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Posted 12 January 2014 - 07:56 PM

View PostHot Rod 71, on 12 January 2014 - 06:59 PM, said:

Are the faces on these new hybrids deeper than the XH and XHP?

I have an XHP hybrid from last year and the face is super shallow. I hit some serious moon balls with it. I couldn't play it. I had to stay with my trusty Adams.

Yes, they are noticeably deeper.  I may be way off in reality, but to my eye, on par with Adams xtd and Mizuno jpx.

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Posted 12 January 2014 - 08:04 PM

View Postth6252, on 12 January 2014 - 07:56 PM, said:

View PostHot Rod 71, on 12 January 2014 - 06:59 PM, said:

Are the faces on these new hybrids deeper than the XH and XHP?

I have an XHP hybrid from last year and the face is super shallow. I hit some serious moon balls with it. I couldn't play it. I had to stay with my trusty Adams.

Yes, they are noticeably deeper.  I may be way off in reality, but to my eye, on par with Adams xtd and Mizuno jpx.

Sweet!! Just what I wanted to hear!
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Posted 12 January 2014 - 08:13 PM

Xhot pro driver looks really good.
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Posted 12 January 2014 - 08:14 PM

View PostHot Rod 71, on 12 January 2014 - 06:59 PM, said:

Are the faces on these new hybrids deeper than the XH and XHP?

I have an XHP hybrid from last year and the face is super shallow. I hit some serious moon balls with it. I couldn't play it. I had to stay with my trusty Adams.

Yes, absolutely deeper, darn near perfect.  Wouldn't want any deeper, and last years XHot Pro face wasn't deep enough for my preference.
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Posted 12 January 2014 - 08:23 PM

They look good.

Callaway shld have switched the color scheme of the big berthas and X2Hot. X2 hot shld have been blue. New berthas shlda been gray. From these pics, the gray looks like the classic original berthas. I like the blue used on the new berthas but this classic color wld have been better.

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Posted 12 January 2014 - 08:26 PM

View Postdeck, on 12 January 2014 - 08:13 PM, said:

Xhot pro driver looks really good.

Once seeing in person, I couldn't agree more.  Seems to be getting quite a bit of interest and play on men's & women's tours......must work as good as it's looking!
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Posted 12 January 2014 - 11:06 PM

pro version of the hybrid resembles the i20 to me

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Posted 22 January 2014 - 10:17 PM

View PostHeavy d, on 12 January 2014 - 11:06 PM, said:

pro version of the hybrid resembles the i20 to me

They appear to be quite upright in person.

Possible hook machines.
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Posted 22 January 2014 - 10:42 PM

I didn't notice that!!

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