Garmin Approach S4 vs S6

The server indicates that the URL has been redirected. Try using the Curl download option on the Syndicate Press Admin Panel Cache tab. After updating the settings, be sure to clear the input and output caches, then reload this page.
Facebooktwittergoogle_plusmailby feather

A product comparison between Garmin Approach S4 and S6 GPS Golf Watch. Comparing differences and similarities between the two Garmin.

Note: This comparison by GPSCompared is a basic guide based on published specifications and features at Garmin official website. And by no means that this comparison is definitive. There might be other similarities and differences which are not covered here.

Garmin GPS Golf Watch
Garmin Approach S4Garmin Approach S6
ModelsGarmin Approach S4
Garmin Approach S4
Garmin Approach S6
Garmin Approach S6
Introduction DateGarmin Approach® S4 was announced by Garmin on October 15, 2013Garmin Approach® S6 was announced by Garmin on June 19, 2014
View product availability and current priceGarmin Approach S4 GPS Golf Watch at AmazonGarmin Approach S6 GPS Golf Watch at Amazon

What's Difference
Physical dimensions:1.83" x 2.41" x 0.58" x (4.6 cm x 6.13 x 1.48)1.8" x 1.8" x 0.56" x (4.5 cm x 4.5 x 1.42 cm)
Display resolution, WxH:128 x 128 pixels180 x 180 pixels
Display type:high-res touchscreenhigh-res color touchscreen
Weight:2.06 oz (58.4 g)1.6 oz (46.6 g)
Battery life:6 weeks (watch mode); 10 hours (GPS mode)20 weeks (watch mode); 10 hours (GPS mode)
Water rating:1 ATM (10 meters)5 ATM (50 meters)
Touch-targeting (touch target on display to see the distance to any point):NoYes
Additional:SwingStrength™: yes
SwingTempo: yes
TempoTraining: yes
What's Common
Display size, WxH:1.0" (2.54 cm) diameter1.0" (2.54 cm) diameter
Battery:rechargeable lithium-ionrechargeable lithium-ion
High-sensitivity receiver:YesYes
Preloaded course maps:yes (over 30,000)yes (over 30,000)
Manual pin positioning (tap and drag flag on green for precise yardage):YesYes
Measures shot distance (calculates exact yardage for shots from anywhere on course):YesYes
Tracks stats (putts per round, greens & fairways hit, average distance):YesYes
Save locations (mark course points of interest for future reference):YesYes
Digital scorecard:yes (scoring options include Stroke Play and Stableford for a single player)yes (scoring options include Stroke Play and Stableford for a single player)
Computer scorecard review (save and review scores on computer):YesYes
Additional:Dedicated GreenView button: yesDedicated GreenView button: yes
What's Unavailable
Course preview (see detailed, hole-by-hole preview):NoNo
PlaysLike distance:NoNo
Club suggestion:NoNo
Big numbers mode:NoNo
Official Specs and Features
Learn more from the manufacturer site.Read more about Garmin Approach S4 at garmin.comRead more about Garmin Approach 6 at
Amazon's Customer Reviews
inclusive of the most helpful favorable review and the most helpful critical reviewClick here to read the reviews on Garmin Approach S4Click here to read the reviews on Garmin Approach S6
Demo Video
Relevant VideoNANA
Where To Buy
View product availability and current price Garmin Approach S4 GPS Golf Watch at AmazonGarmin Approach S6 GPS Golf Watch at Amazon

Disclaimer: Information provided is believed correct and true to the best of our ability, however, GPS Compared is not responsible for typographical errors or incorrect data. To report any errors, please use the comment below or visit the official Garmin product page for details specifications.

Top 10 Golf Course GPS Units

All posted time are in GMT

Failed to get content from ''

Feed aggregation powered by Syndicate Press.