Bushnell Pro X7 Jolt Slope Rangefinder
This Bushnell Pro X7 Jolt Slope Rangefinder is considered to be the best golf laser rangefinder in the market now, as it provides a compensated distances with the elevation changes; it has a pretty simple operation wherein X7 Jolt starts simply and then when in use, it is executing perfectly.
It is considerably one of the most accurate rangefinders, thanks to Bushnell’s known advanced digital technology when it comes to this golf laser rangefinder product line. Although, the first thing that one may notice upon purchase is its bulky impression behind a sleek and compact design.
Who is it for?
With its quality displays and optical technology feature, it is a very much a helpful tool for golf beginners, it will be a good guide for them to see and further understand the field you are playing on.
Aside from that, with its advanced feature for slope distance reading, this Bushnell Pro X7 rangefinder is a tool designed for experienced golfers as well.
- Pinseeker with Jolt Technology: The Jolt technology releases short vibrating pulses which allows or gives confirmation to the golfer so they would know when they have hit the flag, this can be a lot useful particularly if the player is quite far from the ball.
- Slope Technology: This slope technology feature gives the golfer an idea regarding the compensated distance between the player and the whole; it basically judges the degree of elevation needed just by calculating the distance between you and the pin.To give an accurate calculation, it will provide you a degree change on the actual yardage depending on the slope.
- E. S. P. 2: Also known as the 2nd generation ESP which will help provide a quicker and accurate yardage read, which is providing about 125 yards or 1/ 10th of a yard reading distance.
- Vivid Display: TechnologyThis feature provide a clear view with up to seven times of magnification while providing an improved light transmission with a sharp resolution
Pros & Cons
•Setting up and getting around to be familiarized with the device is quite easy, plus the Bushnell website provides a downloadable manual for products in case you get confused.
•The X7 Jolt rangefinder is a waterproof device.
•Easy to bring along due to its rubber coating without having to worry about it slipping off.
•With its slope technology feature, this rangefinder gets to provide a quick and accurate read on locating the right distance.
•High resolution for all the vision, calculations and distance view.
•The parts may have the tendency to fall apart, even the metal zipper, after months of usage.
Solution: It is important that you remember that like any other device or gadget, this too requires a special kind of care and maintenance for it to last long.
•Can be a bit bulky.
Solution: These kinds of devices are like binoculars, and it is expected to be almost as bulky, take into consideration as well the composition of different technologies that is inside the device.
•Can be a bit pricey, especially if you are a newbie at the hobby or not used to the sport just yet.
Solution: Remember that golf can be a bit of a pricey hobby, and this gadget is a support to further help with your game.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Is the X7 Jolt Slope Rangefinder exclusively just for golf?
A.Not necessarily. This rangefinder can also be used to point out to other different objects which you would like to see distance from.
Q. For legal tournaments, it is not allowed to use the Slope technology feature, can this be turned off?
A.Yes. That is one of the good things about this model; it will not require you to purchase another laser rangefinder that you can use on tournaments. Although, the reason why this is not allowed to be used on tourneys is that, according to the official rules, no one is allowed to use a device that can calculate slopes, and no one can be sure if the feature is on or off.
Q.Is the Battery Rechargeable?
A.Battery can be changed for up to maybe a year, it all depends on how much it is used or activities it is used to..
The X7 Jolt Slope Rangefinder is the next in line from the 1M Slope Edition, and not much can be said but it had been quite an improvement, and much more durable. Other than that, it is very much user friendly even for beginners.
I would suggest that if you are going to invest to a golf rangefinder, you must consider the Bushnell Pro X7 Jolt Slope rangefinder. It will provide you with almost everything you need, from clear distance visions, accurate distance calculations, and a wide range grasp of the field.
Although, before fully committing to it, you must be sure that you are okay with its size and price, as these two are mostly the downside of the product.
Design – 4.5 out of 5
Feature or Performance – 5 out of 5
Components – 4.5 out of 5
Price – 4 out of 5