Touch-screen technology helps give exact yardages. The Garmin Approach G5 GPS comes fully loaded with over 1,200 UK courses and free downloadable updates. You can keep score and track your fairways and greens hit.
The Garmin Approach G5 GPS will suit nomad golfers who play lots of courses and don’t want to pay for lots of course downloads.
A well-made unit which is easy to operate and gives plenty of detail. The optional stat collection is very straightforward. Not the largest database, but this is being updated constantly. PGA Pro verdict A small and compact unit, which was easy to operate. It took time to locate the GPS signal, but once in operation it functioned well. The screen pointer to assist with lay-up yardages was very effective (John Jacobs).