Summary: the product was not go to go out of the box, like advertised. The battery was dead and needed charged. Could not ship to Guam, USA. Had to ship to brother and then send priority mail via, USPS and received it VERY fast and cheap via USPS!
Summary: The device is excellent, and the big screen is perfect for a golf course where you dont have to squint at the device. It performs well, although a bit slow when entering scores. The main negatives are that it can only keep one person's score, which is ridiculously limiting and I cannot understand...
Summary: I purchased the SGX after going away from a GPS to a laser for about 2 years. I like the flexibility of a GPS, and the course maps in my area are very good. I find the SGX to be spot on, in many cases more trustworthy than yardage markers on the course (specially when cutting off angles).
Summary: I have used the SGX on several different courses, both in Southern & Northern Ca. This my second Sky Caddie rangefinder and even though it supplies more information, this SGX I find is somewhat slow loading up, finding your course, selecting the proper information as you request, and in the sun...
Summary: I have had this product for 19 months. I must admit the product was useful and gave accurate information but does come with a yearly subscription. There is a but here, it has just stopped working, it has stopped picking up satellites.
Summary: Okay, in context, I own several GPS units the latest are the Golf Buddy Platinum and my latest the Skycaddie SGX. In this review I am only going to compare the two as they are currently "state of the art" and both current in terms of "top models" from their respective manufactures.
Summary: The product seems very good although I have yet to use it 'live'. However it arrived without the instruction book and the mains adaptor so I will have to contact the seller once they re-open after the holidays. That made setting up much more difficult.