The First-Ever GPS Watch that features Bushnell Golf’s Patented Slope Compensated Distances
Overland Park, KS, – Bushnell Golf, #1 in Electronic Measuring Devices, today unveiled its latest GPS watch, the new ION ELITE. The ION ELITE is the first ever GPS watch to include Bushnell Golf’s patented Slope compensated distances. Boasting a wide array of features, the ION ELITE makes it easy for golfers to strategically plan each shot, keep score, track stats, and more.
The ION ELITE comes equipped with a color touchscreen display that is pre-loaded with more than 38,000 courses worldwide and easy to use. Ready to use right out of the box, the ION ELITE provides golfers with everything they need to take their game to the next level:
- Patented Slope Compensated Distances
- Dynamic green mapping that identifies front, center and back green distances from the players’ line of play.
- Hole maps with shot planning: an overhead view allowing the golfer to visualize how they intend to play the perfect shot with accurate distances.
“The ION ELITE is the most advanced watch ever. It is jam packed with features and is extremely easy to use,” said Nathan Duke, Global GPS Associate Product Manager at Bushnell Golf. “This makes it a must-have for all golfers.”
Boasting more than 12 hours of battery life in GPS golf mode per charge, the ION ELITE is simple-to-use and easy to view. The ION ELITE GPS watch has auto-hole advance to change from one hole to the next, and a shot distance calculator, allowing a golfer to confidently focus on the round with no added hassle.
- Auto course recognition
- Scorekeeping with statistics
- Easy-to-read front/center/back distances
- Hazard/layup distances (up to six per hole)
- Automatic Bluetooth updates via the Bushnell Golf App (included with purchase)
The ION ELITE GPS Watch will be available at Bushnell Golf retailers nationwide in mid-September with a retail price of $199.99.
Bushnell Golf, a Vista Outdoor brand, is the #1 electronic measuring device choice of golfers, offering a full array of rangefinders, which continue to change and improve the way golfers assess distances, ultimately improving performance. For more information on the Bushnell Golf family of rangefinders, visit the company’s website at www.bushnellgolf.com.
Derek Schuman – Bushnell Golf