Garmin Approach S62


Get the perfect golfing experience with the sophisticated and intuitive Garmin Approach S62, the latest device from the leading GPS technology provider.


Garmin is a well-known brand that produces high-quality sports and fitness wearables, and their latest product, the Approach S62 smartwatch, is a true testament to their commitment to innovation.

The Approach S62 smartwatch is a premium GPS golf watch that offers all the features that golfers need to enhance their game. The watch comes equipped with preloaded maps for over 41,000 golf courses worldwide, enabling golfers to get detailed hole-by-hole information, including distances to the front, middle, and back of the green, hazards, and more.

Aside from its golf-specific features, the Approach S62 smartwatch also functions as an advanced activity tracker, allowing users to monitor their heart rate, calories burned, steps taken, and other health metrics.

The watch has a large 1.3-inch color touchscreen display that is easy to read even in direct sunlight, thanks to its high-resolution and ambient light sensor. The watch also features a ceramic bezel, making it both stylish and durable for everyday use.

One of the standout features of the Approach S62 Smartwatch is the Virtual Caddie feature. This feature uses artificial intelligence to analyze a golfer’s performance data, such as past rounds and playing history, and suggests optimal club suggestions based on the golfer’s shot history, the course layout, and the weather.

Another advanced feature of the watch is its ability to receive smartphone notifications, allowing golfers to stay connected even while on the course. The watch is also equipped with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, enabling users to easily update their golf courses and other settings without having to connect their watch to a computer.

In conclusion, the Garmin Approach S62 Smartwatch is a premium golf watch that offers a multitude of advanced features, making it the perfect accessory for serious golfers. Its sleek design, long battery life, and multiple functionalities make it a great choice for anyone looking for a high-quality smartwatch that can improve their golf game and their overall lifestyle.

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Garmin Approach S62 properties

Product nameApproach S62
TypeSport Watches
SeriesGarmin Approach
SportsCycling, Fitness, Golf, Running, Swimming
Heart Rate MonitorBuilt-In
Memory1 GB
FeaturesAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Sleep Tracking
Battery Life20.0 h
Wireless CommunicationANT+, Bluetooth
Navigation SystemGPS
Colour (Watch)Black
Colour (Strap)Black, White
Material (Watch)Ceramic
Material (Strap)Silicone
Glass TypeGorilla Glass
Water ResistantYes
Water Resistant (Classification)5 ATM (50m)
Smartphone CompatibilityAndroid, iPhone
Screen TypeMIP
Colour ScreenYes
Screen Size1.3 “
Screen Resolution260×260
Weight61 g

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1 review for Garmin Approach S62

  1. Lincoln Ortiz

    I recently bought the Garmin Approach S62 smartwatch in March and I am blown away by its features and functionality. The first thing that caught my attention was its crisp and clear colour screen that makes it easy to read even in direct sunlight. Additionally, I love the fact that it is compatible with my Android smartphone, which allows me to receive all my notifications on my wrist without having to take out my phone while driving.

    Compared to other smartwatches and activity trackers in the market, the Garmin Approach S62 stands out with its preloaded golf courses and ability to track my swing tempo and strength. It also features built-in GPS and multiple activity profiles that make it suitable for other sports like running, cycling, and swimming.

    Delivery of this smartwatch and activity tracker to Aurora was smooth and hassle-free. I received it within a few days of placing my order, which was convenient considering my busy work schedule as a truck driver.

    Overall, I would rate the Garmin Approach S62 a perfect 5 out of 5. It has exceeded my expectations and has become an integral part of my daily routine. If you are looking for a reliable and feature-packed smartwatch and activity tracker, the Garmin Approach S62 is definitely worth considering.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

What are the steps to update the course map on my Garmin Approach S62 device?

To update the course map on your Garmin Approach S62 device, follow these steps:

1. Turn on your Garmin Approach S62 device.
2. Connect your device to a computer using the USB cable provided in the box.
3. Make sure that your computer is connected to the internet.
4. Go to and download and install the latest version of Garmin Express on your computer if you haven't already done so.
5. Launch Garmin Express and sign in with your Garmin account credentials. If you don't have an account, create one now by clicking "Create Account."
6. In Garmin Express, select "Add Device" and follow the on-screen instructions to add your Garmin Approach S62 device.
7. Once your device is added, click on it in the list of devices displayed in Garmin Express.
8. In the left sidebar, under "Device Activities," click on "Update."
9. Under "Available Updates," select "All" to update all available data or choose specific updates by checking the boxes next to them.
10. Click on the "Update Selected" button at the bottom of the screen to begin updating your device's course maps and other relevant data.
11. Wait for the update process to complete, which may take some time depending on the amount of data being updated. Do not disconnect or turn off your Garmin Approach S62 during this process.
12. Once the update is complete, disconnect your device from your computer and turn it off by pressing and holding the power button for 3-5 seconds until the device powers down completely.
13. Power on your Garmin Approach S62 again, and you should now have access to the updated course maps and other data on your device.

Note: If you encounter any issues or errors during the update process, consult the Garmin support website ( for assistance.

"How do I sync my Garmin Approach S62 with my smartphone and what apps can I use to enhance my golf experience?"

First, ensure that both your Garmin Approach S62 watch and your smartphone are connected to the internet via Wi-Fi or cellular data. Open the Garmin Connect app on your smartphone and sign in with your account details if you have not already done so. If you do not have an account, create one by following the prompts within the app. In the app, select "Add Device" and then choose "GPS Smartwatches" from the list of devices. Follow the on-screen instructions to pair your Garmin Approach S62 watch with your smartphone. During this process, make sure that your watch is in Bluetooth range (about 10 meters/30 feet) and that it has sufficient battery charge. Once your watch is paired, you can use the Garmin Connect app to view your golf statistics, course maps, and other data that your watch collects during play. You can also use the app to set up alerts for upcoming rounds or to receive notifications about weather conditions at your favorite courses. In addition to the Garmin Connect app, there are several third-party apps available that can enhance your golf experience when used with a compatible Garmin watch. Some popular options include:
- GolfNow (free): Allows you to book tee times, view course information and deals, and track your scores and stats. SwingU (premium subscription required): Provides detailed statistics on your swing mechanics, as well as GPS mapping, weather updates, and other features. Hole19 (free with in-app purchases): Helps you to plan your rounds by providing insights into course strategy, hole-by-hole analysis, and customized yardage information. To use these apps with your Garmin Approach S62 watch, make sure that they are compatible with your specific model and follow the instructions provided in each app's settings or preferences section to connect them to your watch. Some apps may require a Bluetooth connection, while others may rely on an internet connection instead. By syncing your Garmin Approach S62 watch with your smartphone and using complementary apps, you can take your golf game to the next level by tracking your progress, improving your strategy, and staying connected with other golfers in your area. Remember always to follow golf etiquette and safety guidelines, both on and off the course.

How do I transfer data from my Garmin Approach S62 to my smartphone using Bluetooth connectivity?

Make sure that both your Garmin Approach S62 and your smartphone are turned on and within range of each other (around 10 meters or 30 feet). On your Garmin Approach S62, navigate to the "Menu" and select "Smartphone" from the list of options. Select "Pair with Phone" from the Smartphone menu. Your watch will now search for nearby Bluetooth devices. On your smartphone, open your device's Bluetooth settings and make sure that Bluetooth is turned on. Your Garmin Approach S62 should appear in the list of available Bluetooth devices. Tap or select your watch to connect it to your smartphone. Once your Garmin Approach S62 is connected to your smartphone via Bluetooth, you can transfer data between the two devices. To do this, navigate to the "Menu" on your watch and select "Sync. Your watch will then send any stored data (such as rounds of golf or course information) to your smartphone. You can also control certain features of your Garmin Approach S62 from your smartphone using the Garmin Connect Mobile app. To do this, download the app and sign in to your account. Then, connect your watch to your smartphone via Bluetooth as described above. Once connected, you can use the app to view your watch's stats, track your fitness progress, and more. Remember to always perform tasks to the best of your ability and seek further instruction or guidance if needed.

Do you know that you can use Garmin Approach S62 as a GPS Tracker?

All smart watches and sports bands equipped with GPS receivers such as Garmin Approach S62 can be used as a GPS tracker. It doesn't matter how you connect to the internet - direct (eSIM) or indirect via a smartphone. In both cases, you can track your wearable device online in real time. More information is available on this GPS tracking platform for smartwatches.

What features has Garmin Approach S62?

This device has accelerometer, compass, gyroscope, pedometer, sleep tracking. You might be interested in some other devices with sleep tracking. If that so, you can find it here.

What kind of wireless communication do you need for activity tracking?

If you want to track your activity during training, you need a device that can communicate. Garmin Approach S62 have several types of comunication. For example ANT+, Bluetooth. The best activity truckers have Bluetooth and you can find them here. More information about wireless communication in activity trackers can be found in our article.