Golfshot Golf GPS + Swing ID 4+

Auto Shot Tracking + Watch App

Shotzoom Software

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    • Offers In-App Purchases


Download the #1 worldwide golf gps app used by over 4 million golfers in 90 countries!

Built off of the success of Auto Shot Tracking (AST) powered by Apple Watch® & machine learning, Golfshot is excited to bring you another first - on-course swing analysis with Swing ID. Through the use of an Apple Watch 6 or newer, Swing ID (Individual Data) breaks down your golf swing into fundamental and personal KPIs such as tempo, rhythm, hand speed, transition, swing path, & backswing arc.

With every auto shot tracked on the Apple Watch, you get accurate distances per club, insightful, automated stats, accurate scoring, the ability to review and edit every tracked swing with Swing ID analysis. We've further automated your on-course golf experience with Apple Watch so you can play hands-free while collecting real data, insights, and statistics about your game to truly get better.

You still get the most powerful set of global golf GPS features on over 47,000 courses. Enjoy real-time distances to the green, hazards, and targets along with rich scoring, tee times, detailed statistics, entire course flyover previews, and club recommendations.

- Get best-in-class GPS distances to center of green
- Track your shot distance, direction and club used
- Score for yourself or your foursome with Stroke Play and Stableford
- Enable Siri to ask Distance to the Green
- Use Auto-Advance and Voice Hole information to remain handsfree
- Take the guessing out of your game with powerful statistics based on your playing history
- Visualize your round before you play with 3D video previews of your entire course
- Purchase and easily track your Handicap Index® through Golfshot
- View your game at a glance with Apple Watch
- Share your rounds and send tee time invites to friends to set up a game
- Track your pace and activity on the course with the Health app

- Try a free, 7-Day trial of Golfshot Pro
- Get swing analytics and analysis on every shot with Swing ID for Apple Watch
- Use Auto Shot Tracking to track and review every shot with your Apple Watch
- Distances to the front, center, and back of green
- Smart caddie powered by machine learning to guide you on every shot
- View and edit every shot tracked from every round in Flyover Round Review
- Score right from your Apple Watch
- View real-time distances to all hazards and targets
- Share tracked swings and shots, scorecards and group photos
- Course strategy and management made easy with personalized club recommendations
- Challenge your foursome to Skins, Nassau, or Match Play games
- Get $20 off a GolfNow Hot Deal tee time booked through Golfshot
- Link your existing GHIN® Number to post scores directly to your World Handicap Index®
- Enjoy exclusive member benefits from our partners and an ad-free experience

Learn how to improve from expert golf instructors Martin Chuck, Sean Foley and Andrew Rice. Golfplan gives you the best golf instruction available on your iPhone®, iPad®, or Apple TV®.

Elevate your game with access to over 350 personalized videos to focus on areas of your game including driving, putting, chipping, and approach shots.

Golfshot Pro and Golfplan require subscriptions that can be purchased in-app and are renewed automatically unless canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period. You can manage your Pro and Golfplan subscriptions through your iTunes account. Golfshot offers weekly, monthly and yearly subscription options. Purchasing a subscription while your free trial is active will activate your membership immediately and cause your trial period to end.

In-app purchases available:
- Pro Features: $4.99/weekly, $17.99/month or $59.99/year
- Golfplan: $2.99/month or $19.99/year

Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.


What’s New

Version 3.81

Golfshot Swing ID analysis is now available with your Apple Watch:

- New Swing ID feature gives you swing analytics on every shot you take.
- Review Swing ID during and after each round to gain insights about your swing.
- Various bug fixes and performance enhancements.

For questions about Golfshot or Swing ID, please email Love Golfshot? Rate us! Your feedback helps us make Golfshot the #1 worldwide golf gps app.

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
38.3K Ratings

38.3K Ratings

Cal User ,

Best golf app

UPDATE March 2018 - thank you shotzoom for the Apple Watch update - you have resolved the only major complaint I had about the app. (When you previously updated to use the native watch gps, it took so long for gps to get an accurate reading that the app was practically unusable for me on the watch.). The new update enables real time accurate readings on the watch with no lag. Amazing - well done - best golf app out there.

ORIGINAL POST - Dec 2016 - I've tried and compared all the major golf gps / scoring apps on the market - GolfShot is the winner in my book. Apple Watch version has great interface, very usable. Occasionally I pull the iPhone out of my pocket for a satellite view of more complex situations, but generally the watch version is all I need to reference for distances and entering score and stats after each hole.

I have just recently added the official handicap tracking feature and there's no easier way to keep your official handicap rating current.

Just one feature on my wish list - the app needs to take advantage of the built in gps of the new version of Apple Watch so that you can leave the iPhone in the golf cart and still get an accurate read. They say they are working on this - hope they can get it released soon.

UPDATE July 2017 - that one feature on my wish list has just been added in the latest release. Can't wait to test it this weekend.

Developer Response ,

So glad to hear it! Thank you for the review!

HJQ27 ,

Faulty Algorithm in Auto Shot Tracking

UPDATE - Reply to the developer’s response: Turn off the “Auto Advance” feature is not the right solution. Please confirm that you will forward my suggestion on the correct programming algorithm to your development team. It’s a simple programming change, and it will fix the bug once and for all….. I recently paid for Golfshot Pro due to its new auto shot tracking capability. I played about 9 rounds so far using auto shot tracking. It worked generally fine with random missed shots. However, the app has an algorithm deficiency that should be corrected, as detailed below: In a situation that after I took a tee shot and Golfshot detected the shot and started tracking… if, on my way to the green, I go near or pass by a tee box area of another hole, Golfshot would abandon the ongoing shot tracking, and reset my play to the hole I was only passing by. Even when I manually reset the app to continue playing the hole I was still working on, the tracked shots and distance data are lost and unrecoverable! The correct algorithm should be: The incomplete tracking data should have been retained in the buffer, instead of being thrashed immediately, in a situation that the player was merely passing by another hole’s tee box. Golfshot should resume tracking the last shot as soon as it detected that the player was still working towards the unfinished green.

Developer Response ,

Hi there, be sure to turn Auto Advance off. This should correct the issue for you! I fyou need further assistance, please email us at

JKR77 ,

Not what I hoped

I have an iPhone X and an Apple Watch 3 series and decided to give this app a try on a 5-day golf trip. Downloading the courses and navigating the app on the phone were okay but there were some usability issues I found very frustrating. First, starting a round is easy enough but figuring out how to end a round (if you intended to just look at the hole fly-overs, or decided to score manually) is a challenge. The “end round” feature is buried in the menu and without finding it, there’s no alternative to load a new course. After setting up my clubs and distances, I found the overall suggestions from the app on the phone to be decent and the GPS to be within a yard of other hand held GPS that were present on the courses I was playing. The major issue was the lag on the watch and the fact that even though the round was being played with my phone in pocket, the watch rarely ever could keep and glancing at my wrist yielded either the yardage from the tee (start) or dashes. Very often the applet on the watch would t even come up and I would need to hunt for it. I wanted this to be easier and more intuitive and was considering the $29 if the response on the watch was decent but it just wasn’t

Developer Response ,

Sorry to hear you are having trouble with the Watch features! Please send us an email to so we can troubleshoot this issue for you.

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