Besides the fact that this swing analyzer is easy to use, it also syncs to your smartphone or Approach without too much fuss. At the same time, it can collect nine swing metrics and can help you compare the results.
In this review, we will present you the Garmin TruSwing Golf Club Sensor, an advanced swing analyzer that will help you become a better golf player. Made with ease in mind, the device can accurately collect important data about your swing, sync to your smartphone, or Approach watch and many others. Therefore, when it comes to advanced analyzers, this is definitely worth trying. The main purpose of the company is to manufacture high-quality products for sports, outdoor, aviation, marine, and automotive, that feature outstanding performance. So, if you want to find out more about the main features and characteristics of this device, read the following lines.
This device is a performant Bluetooth swing sensor that can collect no less than 9 metrics. In order to do this, the analyzer uses a gyroscope and an accelerometer, and it’s very accurate when it comes to offering you the data you need. According to the manufacturer, with the help of this sensor, you will be able to improve the direction control or distance, which is rather impressive. In order to visualize the results, you have to download the Garmin Connect app and pair it with your smartphone or other personal devices, being able to also receive a 3D recording of your swings in order to compare them every time you want.
|Dimensions||2.39” x 0.63” x 0.80”|
|Operating System Compatibility||iOS, Android|
|Battery Charge Time||N/A|
|Battery Runtime||12 Hours|
|Captured Data||Swing tempo, club path, club path coordinates, face to target, dynamic loft, swing speed, shaft lean, shaft angle|
As we’ve mentioned before, Garmin’s TruSwing can capture no less than 9 data about your swing including swing tempo, swing speed, club path coordinates, club path, face to target, dynamic loft, shaft angle and shaft lean. Therefore, you will be able to improve your swing without too much effort because this efficient device will basically be your personal trainer. Besides this, the device will show you how mechanics affect the direction of the ball and what improvements you need to make in order to be able to hit the ball straighter.
The swing analyzer comes in a well-built main plastic body, being at the same time very light and compact. The sensor measures 2.39 x 0.63 x. 0.80 inches and it weighs 0.98 oz. In what concerns the attachment, the device mounts below the grip of the club with the help of an ingenious clamp-on attachment that will remain in its place during the game. Therefore, you will be able to focus on the game and let the sensor do its job. Additionally, the shell is water-resistant, having an IPX7 water rating. Furthermore, the analyzer is compatible with basically any Garmin device, such as the Approach S20, S4, S5, S6 watches and G7 and G8 handhelds. Also, it works very well with a wide range of iOS or Android smartphones or tablets, but it’s always best to check out the compatibility before buying the product. Another interesting thins about this aspect is the fact that you can connect it to more devices at the same time.
The ease of use of a swing analyzer is an important factor and for this reason, we paid a special attention to this aspect. Fortunately, the TruSwing by Gamin is very easy to use and after you mount it to your club, you just have to turn the Bluetooth on and sync it to your personal device. The device features an on/off button and a LED indicator that announces you if the syncing was successful or it needs to be recharged. A great thing about the device is that it will automatically upload the data, but the latest data is displayed at the bottom of the list, which means that every time you want to see the last shot, you have to perform a rather complicated procedure.
The device uses a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that usually lasts about 12 hours. When it runs out of battery you just have to charge it with the included mini USB connector cable. Additionally, the product comes with a 1-year warranty against any manufacturing defects, so you can rest assured because the customer service will take care of any issues related to this aspect. Furthermore, in case you want to find out more information about the product, you can call the customer support department and they will gladly provide you any details. Also, you can visit the manufacturer’s official website and watch the video gallery.