Description and features.
GARMIN Approach S12 golf smartwatch in black (Black) or white (White) with 23mm (0.9″) transflective display, 175 x 175 pixels, Bluetooth 5.0 and GPS connectivity, sunlight readable and with 42,000 pre-installed courses, pairing with Garmin Golf app, battery life of 30 hours on average.
GARMIN Approach S12
Designed to turn on when you start playing.
Improve your technique with the Approach® S12 GPS golf watch that makes it easy on the course.
Sun on the screen? No problem, thanks to its sunlight-readable display.
You may never play 42,000 courses, but this watch has them preloaded just in case.
Hit with confidence when you know the distance to the front, middle and back of the green.
Forget scorecards. Control it with your watch and load it into the Garmin Golf™ app.
Use it all day long with its battery that lasts up to 30 hours.
Get back to basics on the course
New spherical watch design offers a high-resolution display that’s easy to read, even in bright sunlight.
OVER 42,000 PRE-INSTALLED FIELDS
The watch includes over 42,000 preloaded CourseView maps from courses around the world. Download updates for the course you play most often wirelessly.
TAKE A SWING
Can be paired with a complete set of Approach® CT10 club-tracking sensors for more tracking capabilities (sold separately).
STRAIGHT TO THE GREEN
Quickly see the front, middle and back of the green to get all the data you need to make the perfect shot.
KNOW WHAT TO AVOID
Course maps provide distances to hazards and doglegs so you know exactly where they’re hiding, no matter where you are on the course.
The watch saves your score so you always know where you are. Upload it directly to the Garmin Golf app to participate in weekly leaderboards.
Internal rechargeable battery lasts up to 30 hours in GPS mode.
Physical and performance features
Strap material Silicone
Case size (W x L x H) 43.7 x 43.7 x 11.5 mm
Display size (W x H) 23 x 23 mm
Display resolution (W x H) 175 x 175 pixels
Display Type Sunlight viewable, transflective, memory at pixel level (MIP)
Weight 34.1 g
Battery life GPS mode: up to 30 hours Clock mode: up to 10 weeks
Water resistance 5 ATM
Memory/history 125 MB
GPS time synchronization Yes
Automatic Daylight Saving Time Yes
Sunrise/sunset time Yes
Daily smart functions
Bluetooth® Smart connectivity
Compatibility with iPhone®, Android™ smartphones
Linking with Garmin Golf app Yes
With 42,000 courses worldwide Yes
Distance in yards to D/C/T (Distance to front, center and back of green) Yes
Distance in yards to approach/dogleg Yes
Measures distance of shots (Calculates accurate yardage of shots from anywhere on the course) Manual
Digital scorecard Yes
Course obstacles and targets Yes
Statistics log (putts per round, greens in regulation, fairways, average distance) Yes
Green view with manual pin positioning Yes
Course timer/mileage counter Yes
Club-tracking compatibility (requires accessory) and official tournament capability Yes
In the box. Contents
Approach S12 golf watch
Data charger cable