Connect with us

Equipment

Nike releases NG360 app for iOS devices

Published

on

Nike Golf has released of the latest version of its NG360 golf app for iOS devices.

Nike’s foray into this evolving world combines both fun and instructional capabilities in a neat package. Features include:

  • Score and stat tracking for up to four players (putts per round, driving accuracy and GIR), including the ability to set up virtual leaderboards to compete with friends.
  • The ability to record your own swing and analyze with built-in functionality, as well as compare your swing to Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy’s swings.
  • Photo sharing with custom score and statistic overlays.
  • Training videos, drills and tips of the trade, including putting tips from Dave Stockton.

The apps functionality and usability has also been enhanced, as well as including fixes for previously reported software bugs. It remains to be seen if NG360 can compete with the “big boys” of the mobile golf instruction world, but it’s price (free) should help it get downloads.

The past few years have seen a revolution in the proliferation of and capabilities of portable devices with high-resolution screens and powerful cameras, enabling tens of millions globally to record and share intimate details of their daily lives. It’s no accident that the golfing world has eagerly embraced this technology, revolutionizing golf instruction as well as providing golfers the ability to share details on one’s swing and on-course performance with friends, family and golf instructors.

This app is now available for download in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Sweden, Scotland, and Germany via the Apple iTunes online store, with an Android version coming this summer.

Your Reaction?
  • 0
  • LEGIT0
  • WOW0
  • LOL0
  • IDHT0
  • FLOP0
  • OB0
  • SHANK0

Neil Crutchfield picked up the sport of golf at the tender age of 34 in 2012 and has been completely infatuated ever since, much to the chagrin of his wife and bank account. Currently, he is a 11 and working hard to get down to being a single-digit handicapper, with the ultimate goal of being scratch.

3 Comments

3 Comments

  1. paul

    May 17, 2014 at 6:59 pm

    So the purpose of being able to compare our swings to Tiger is so we can make sure we don’t do it the same and have back injuries?

    • SN

      May 18, 2014 at 8:54 am

      Hahahahahahahahahahaha
      Ha

    • Dave S

      May 19, 2014 at 9:59 am

      I’ll take the back injuries along with the 14 Majors, the 79 wins, and the hundreds of millions of dollars too, thanks!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Equipment

GolfWRX Members Choice: Best launch monitor of 2021

Published

on

What is the best launch monitor 2021? At GolfWRX, we take great pride in our online community and the cumulative knowledge and experience of our members. Needless to say, that extends to their GolfWRXers views on the best launch monitor of 2021.

The bedrock of GolfWRX.com is the community of passionate and knowledgable golfers in our forums, and we put endless trust in the opinions of our GolfWRX members—the most knowledgeable community of golfers on the internet. No other group of golfers in the world tests golf clubs as frequently or as extensively, nor is armed with such in-depth information about the latest technology.

You can see the full results for the best launch monitor of 2021, as well as additional comments, in the forums.

Best launch monitor of 2021: The top 5

1. Foresight GC Quad

What Foresight says: “The GCQuad is the world’s most accurate, versatile, and complete launch monitor on the market. As the only launch monitor in the industry to utilize Quadrascopic imaging, the GCQuad delivers the most accurate detailed picture of ball and club head performance analysis.”

You can read what other golfers are saying in the GolfWRX forums, and see our launch piece here.

2. TrackMan 4

What TrackMan says: “The introduction of TrackMan 4 is the culmination of a three-year journey which began as an initiative to design and engineer the most powerful and accurate golf Launch Monitor ever built. The outcome is Dual Radar Technology – a radical transformation in the way radar technology is applied in golf today. Using two radar systems instead of one to obtain maximum data quality and increased pick up rates.”

You can read what other golfers are saying in the GolfWRX forums.

3. Rapsodo MLM

What Rapsodo says: “It is the only launch monitor that uses the power of your iPhone or iPad to provide immediate feedback on launch data, instant video replay, and active shot tracker. Recognized by industry leaders for its pro-level accuracy for shot distance, ball speed, club speed, shot shape, smash factor, launch angle and launch direction…”

You can read what other golfers are saying in the GolfWRX forums.

4. FlightScope Mevo+

What FlightScope says: “A one of a kind launch monitor and simulator giving golfers the ultimate practice and play experience.

You can read what other golfers are saying in the GolfWRX forums.

5. SkyTrak

What SkyTrak says: “SkyTrak Personal Launch Monitor w/ Basic Practice Range Package Golf’s first portable and affordable Launch Monitor and Golf Simulator The first personal launch monitor of its kind, SkyTrak Personal Launch Monitor is a realistic and real-time golf practice and play system. Keep your golf game sharp with a SkyTrak Launch Monitor and Golf Simulator. This compact, portable unit wirelessly connects to your compatible device and provides immediate shot launch data and ball flight visual feedback as soon as you hit the ball.”

You can read what other golfers are saying in the GolfWRX forums.

You can see the full results for the best launch monitor of 2021, as well as additional comments, in the forums.

Your Reaction?
  • 3
  • LEGIT2
  • WOW0
  • LOL0
  • IDHT0
  • FLOP0
  • OB0
  • SHANK1

Continue Reading

Equipment

GolfWRX Spotted: Mizuno ST-G220 driver at the 3M Open

Published

on

Mizuno’s ST-G220 driver hit the USGA conforming list a couple of months back, and we’ve caught sight of the new addition at this week’s 3M Open.

Along with a deep-looking face, the driver features a moveable weight and an adjustable hosel, while the “high” weight in the rear of the club is interchangeable with other weights/settings.

Here are a few posts from our members, but make sure to check out the entire discussion and have your say at the link below.

  • wcbjr: “That face is deeeeep!”
  • littletimbo182: “Mizuno is really looking battle with the big dogs! Such a strong lineup driver all the way down to putter.”
  • getitdaily: “Well now, that is quite interesting. 1 weight center back. One weight back toe side. Hmmm.”
  • jokerusn: “That is the perfect shape. Not a thing wrong with that look imo. Good job Mizuno. I know I just got the SiM2 Max, but this is making me rethink my decision.”

Entire Thread: “GolfWRX Spotted: Mizuno ST-G220 driver at the 3M Open”

Your Reaction?
  • 64
  • LEGIT5
  • WOW4
  • LOL1
  • IDHT0
  • FLOP2
  • OB0
  • SHANK0

Continue Reading

Equipment

Best Bridgestone irons? – GolfWRXers discuss

Published

on

In our forums, our members have been discussing all things Bridgestone irons. WRXer ‘Texas_Golfer’ is on the hunt for an older Bridgestone set as a backup to his primary set and has reached out for suggestions, with fellow members sharing their picks.

Here are a few posts from the thread, but make sure to check out the entire discussion and have your say at the link below.

  • Christen_The_Slop: “I have a set of TS-201. Very underrated CB.”
  • JDubya89: “J40 CB, and it’s not even close, in my opinion.”
  • Mudguard: “I think had J33 Combos, J38s, then J40s. I haven’t used them in at least eight years. But they were the only set I’ve kept.”
  • IL2AZ: “I have both the Tour B X CB and the J15 CB. I am in the minority in that I prefer the Tour B X CB. Little more compact than the J15 CB and feel more solid/dense out of the middle. The J15 CB feels almost too soft at times IMHO.”

Entire Thread: “Best Bridgestone irons? – GolfWRXers discuss”

Your Reaction?
  • 6
  • LEGIT2
  • WOW0
  • LOL1
  • IDHT0
  • FLOP1
  • OB1
  • SHANK1

Continue Reading

WITB

Facebook

Trending