TaylorMade Golf Company is an American manufacturer of golf clubs, bags, and accessories based in Carlsbad, California, United States. They have the strongest athlete portfolios in golf, out six players in the current Top 15 in the Official World Golf Rankings including Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Jason Day, Sergio Garcia, Justin Rose and Jon Rahm.
They have announced a strategic partnership with Samsung Electronics. TaylorMade’s myRoundPro statistical analysis platform will be exclusive to Samsung's Gear S3 and the newer Gear Fit2 Pro. The myRoundPro is a platform that utilizes the features of the compatible Samsung Gear devices in order to provide a unique experience to those who would rather leave their phone or bag at home.
Samsung with its industry-leading wearable portfolio will now support the new myRoundPro app. The new Gear Fit2 Pro is now swim-proof. Along with its great fitness tracking capabilities, it is a perfect fitness oriented smartwatch. The Gear S3, on the other hand, is a premium smartwatch that brings together Samsung’s innovative technology with an iconic design. Together with features such as 4G LTE connectivity capabilities, a long-lasting battery, military-grade durability, it is a perfect companion.
The platform caters to the golfers of all abilities. The application allows the users to utilize TaylorMade’s unprecedented statistical analysis experience designed to help all golfers better understand, adapt and improve their game with an immersive and easy-to-use mobile experience. The players can go hands-free, it is also possible to view the yardage to the front, middle and the back along with the total distance of the previous shot.
With the help of the Gear devices, the Application will record scores of each hole played during the current round. It will also provide the user with a summary of the game played upon the round completion.
It is also possible for the users to allocate a particular club for a particular shot. This will ensure an optimal statistical analysis on the myRoundPro App after the conclusion of the game. The app will be available on the Samsung Galaxy app store starting today, September 27, 2017.
Check out the video below to see it in action.