Garmin Approach S1 vs S3

A Comparison chart on the difference features between Garmin Approach S1 and S3

Garmin Golf GPS
Approach S1Approach S3
ModelsApproach S1
Garmin Approach S1
Approach S3
Garmin Approach S3
View the latest price from Amazon.comGarmin Approach S1 GPS Golf Watch (Preloaded with US Courses)Garmin Approach S3
What's Difference
Display resolution, WxH:64 x 32 pixels128 x 128 pixels
Weight:1.8 oz (52 g) with batteries2.06 oz (58.5 g) with batteries
Battery life:3 weeks (watch mode); 8 hours (GPS mode)4 weeks (watch mode); 8 hours (GPS mode)
Preloaded course maps:yes (U.S. or Canada)yes (worldwide)
Course capacity:18,000 coursesunlimited
Touchscreen:noyes
Manual pin positioning (tap and drag flag on green for precise yardage):noyes
Save locations (mark course points of interest for future reference):noyes
Digital scorecard:noyes (scoring options include Stroke Play and Stableford for a single player)
Computer scorecard review (save and review scores on computer):noyes
What's Common
Unit dimensions, WxHxD:1.8" x 2.7" x 0.6" (4.5 x 6.9 x 1.4 cm)1.8" x 2.7" x 0.6" (4.5 x 6.9 x 1.4 cm)
Display size, WxH:1.0" (2.54 cm) diameter1.0" (2.54 cm) diameter
Display type:monochrome LCDmonochrome LCD
Battery:rechargeable lithium-ionrechargeable lithium-ion
Waterproof:yes (IPX7)yes (IPX7)
GPS-enabled:yesyes
High-sensitivity receiver:yesyes
Interface:USBUSB
Measures shot distance (calculates exact yardage for shots from anywhere on course):yesyes
What's Unavailable
Touch-targeting (touch target on display to see the distance to any point):nono
Course preview (see detailed, hole-by-hole preview):nono
Tracks stats (putts per round, greens & fairways hit, average distance):nono
Amazon’s Customer Reviews
inclusive of the most helpful favorable review and the most helpful critical review (if applicable)
Click here to read the reviews on Garmin Approach S1Click here to read the reviews on Garmin Approach S3
Demo Video
Relevant video found at YouTube.com Click here to watch Approach S1 demo from YouTube.comN/A
Price Check
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Garmin Approach
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Garmin Approach
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