Top 10 Best Golfing Apps

Can’t get enough of Golf?  With these apps, you’ll always have golf with you and you’ll always be in the know.  These apps are the best that the world of golf has to offer, in random order:


10. Golf Channel Mobile



Price: Free

Average User Rating: 3.6/5


Is there a better source for golf information than the Golf Channel?  You’ll have access to the latest analysis and articles from all of your favorite reporters.  The insiders of the game will provide you with breaking news, and will make their picks before each and every tournament.  This app is a must have for Golf lovers.


9. Swing By Swing



Price: Free

Average User Rating: 4.5/5


You’re getting ready for your approach shot, but you’re not exactly sure how far it is to the hole, or which club you should use.  It’s happened to all of us, right?  Now we can all stop guessing.  This app will not only show you all of the courses obstacles, but it will tell you the exact distance to the center of the green from the ball’s location.  It will also serve you as your scorecard.  This app has been featured in Golf Magazine, the New York Times and Forbes, too.  Swing By Swing is a great, budget friendly app.  


8. V1 Golf



Price: Free

Average User Rating: 4.2/5


V1 Golf is here to coach you to become a better player.  You can analyze and compare your swing to those of the pros.  You can even send a video of your swing  into the V1 facility and get professional feedback.  This app will help you improve your game, immensely.  


7. Golf Frontier



Price: $4.99

Average User Rating: 4.3/5


With this app, you can book tee times, upload your pictures and interact with other golfers.  You can even put your scores up and see how you stack up against the best.  You can calculate your handicap, it will also record your game and stats.  It will create charts and graphs showing you exactly what parts of your game you need to improve.  


6. Easy Scorecard Pro



Price: $3.99

Average User Rating: 4.8/5


Your entire foursome will be able to keep track on your phone, now (assuming that they trust you to keep their scores). You can be advanced or simple with your scorekeeping, too.  This app is super easy to use and will get the job done.  


5. Golfzing



Price: Free

Average User Rating: 3.3


I love this app, even though the average user rating is a bit lower.  It uses your GPS to find courses that are close to you, wherever you may be.  You can see the prices and book your tee times at any golf course near you.  It’s very useful and convenient.  


4. USGA Rules of Golf



Price: $3.99

Average User Rating: 3.4/5


Don’t let those arguments over the rules ruin your day on the course.  You can get the official rules from the USGA app.  You’ll be able to solve any arguments quickly and efficiently.  


3. Nike Golf 360



Price: Free

Average User Rating: 3.5/4


The coolest thing on this app is that it will give you training tips to help you better perform.  It will give you golf-specific training videos to follow.  You’ll be able to shop for Nike’s latest golf gear, too.  This app is only for the iPhone.




2. Flick Golf



Price: Free

Average User Rating: 4.3/5


Ok, you knew it was only a matter of time until I put a game in here.  These flicking games are pretty fun, plus the fact that it’s a golf game makes it that much better.  It’s addicting, easy to use and you’re going to love it.


1. GolfLogix #1 Golf GPS App



Price: Free

Average User Rating: 3.8/5


This app includes pretty much everything.  You’ve got the golf GPS, 3d courses, you can keep scores, and stats and get professional analysis.  You’ll also get exclusive deals from Golfsmith.  If you’re looking for an all-in-one app, this is it.


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