The Bushnell Hybrid s one of the products featured in our Editor's Choice product list.

Bushnell Hybrid

Editor’s Choice 2019

It can be difficult to choose between the simplicity of a GPS over the accuracy and precision of a laser rangefinder. But with the Bushnell Hybrid, you don’t have to.

This unit not only provides exact distances to the pin, but also displays GPS distances both in the viewfinder and on a small screen on the side of the device.

Useful features

The GPS and laser technologies on the Bushnell Hybrid work in tandem, both being useful in a variety of situations. Off the tee, the GPS provides hazard information to assist with strategic decisions while the laser picks out trees or bunker lips that need to be avoided or carried.

Into greens, the front and back distances reveal how far on the green the pin is positioned, which helps with club selection and is something a traditional laser can’t tell you.

The Bushnell Hybrid can also measure shot distance, all accessible via the clearly-labeled buttons on the side of the device.

Reliable power

It is a very simple-to-use offering and one we’re confident golfers will enjoy should they make the investment. The Dual Power Technology allows the golfer to use the laser technology, even if the GPS is not charged, and vice versa. Splitting the power sources provides piece of mind that you won’t be caught shot just before an important shot.

As with Bushnell’s other laser products, the Hybrid boasts PinSeeker with Jolt Technology, providing short, vibrating bursts to isolate the target and lock onto the flag, which we think it one of the best innovations in the business.

The vibrating bursts provided by Jolt Technology ensure golfers have the exact distance to the flag and provide ultimate confidence when making their club selection.

So if you can’t decide between a laser or a GPS or you simply want to shell out on something future-proof, we recommend you give the Bushnell Hybrid a try.

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