Business and golf often go together and that is perhaps why an app like this is available for the BlackBerry platform with features that you would be hard-pressed to find anywhere else with this free label attached to it. While the free version of AccelGolf GPS Rangefinder app for BlackBerry is nothing compared to the full paid version, it is nevertheless an interesting piece of software that just might help with your golf game.
Look at the course from the air
The aerial view of the golf course that you are about to tackle is a very useful feature because it will give you the chance to actually look at all of the holes and see what the distances are like. With AccelGolf GPS Rangefinder BlackBerry app you can therefore sit down and plan out your entire golf game beforehand, making the strokes that make the most sense right from the start. You can even plot distances and shots right off the bat, giving you an idea of the clubs that you need to hit the desired distances. With 24,000 golf courses included in the free database, you shouldn’t have any problems finding the one that you want.
Zoom in on the green
In addition to the ability to look at an aerial view of the golf course and all of the holes that are on it, AccelGolf GPS Rangefinder BlackBerry app will actually give you the chance to zoom in on the green and do the same analysis in more detail. Click on any part of the green and you’ll get an instant distance measurement from the tee to that point on the green. This is very useful for club selection and shot planning purposes.
Beyond the general appearance of the green and the general view of the golf course, BlackBerry AccelGolf GPS Rangefinder app even gives you the option of getting specific with some of the landmarks on the pitch. Landmarks like hazard locations, front of the green, hole, center of the green and back of the green are important parts of shot planning and distance information is also available for all of these locations for the golf courses included in the database.
Although the functionality of the paid app is why better than the functionality of the free app, there is no question that AccelGolf GPS Rangefinder app for BlackBerry will give your golf game a needed planning boost. Our final score for AccelGolf GPS Rangefinder BlackBerry app is 7 out of 10.