Garmin Approach S12 Golf Smartwatch

Garmin Approach S12

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Garmin Approach S12 Golf Smartwatch





  • Sunlight Readable Display.
  • Aimed At Golf Enthusiasts.
  • Great GPS Accuracy.
  • Decent Battery Life.
  • Value For Money.


  • No Camera.
  • No Color Display.
  • No Touchscreen.

Popular smartwatch maker, Garmin, has come up with a new smartwatch called Garmin Approach S12 for the price of ₹20,990/-. The wearable is aimed at golfers and comes preloaded with over 42,000 golf courses around the world. It helps golfers in improving their game by providing accurate data. Today, in our gadget review, we take a close look at its features:

Display and Design

Garmin Approach S12 Smart watch features a round 0.9-inch high-resolution display. It comes with interchangeable bands with a quick-release button to make it easy for changing the straps. The watch uses a round dial and offers a rugged outlook. The display is sunlight-readable and you can easily see the metrics.

Garmin Approach S12 Golf Smartwatch

Aimed at Golfers

The smart watch comes pre-loaded with more than 42,000 golf courses. One can update the data via Garmin Golf app. The app shows various details such as weekly leaderboards, review live scoring, automatic scorecard uploads, tournaments and lots more. It also features Approach C10 club sensors to allow users to pair with automatic club tracking to see how far players fit each club and for more tracking features. This useful data allows golfers to rely on smartwatch capabilities for performance statistics. The built-in GPS lets you gain precise yardages to front, middle and back of green, hazards, layups etc.

Battery Life

In terms of battery life, the wearable is touted to offer up to 30 hours of battery life on a single charge with GPS mode. When GPS is not in use, the battery life will run for up to 10 weeks.

Garmin Approach S12 Golf Smartwatch

A quick look at specifications of Garmin Approach S12 Smartwatch:
TypeGPS Golf Smartwatch
Display Size0.9 inch
Display TypeSunlight-Visible

Transflective Memory-In-Pixel (MIP)

Display Resolution176 * 176 pixels
Heart Rate MonitorNo
Sleep MonitorNo
Female Cycle TrackingNo
Voice AssistantNo
Wireless Range10 m
Water ResistantYes, 5 ATM
Sweat ProofYes


SensorsGPS Sensor
Battery LifeUp To 10 Weeks
Dimensions43.7 * 43.7 * 11.5 mm
Weight34.1 Grams


Granite Blue

What’s in the boxApproach S12 Golf Watch

Charging/data cable


Available logo

Tata-Cliq Logo

If you are also golf enthusiast, this smartwatch makes a perfect choice. Share your thoughts about it in the comments section below.


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