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3 of the best iPad Golf apps

Fans of golf love all aspects of the game, whether it is learning new techniques to improve their game, playing golf games in the comfort of your own home or even just having a bit of fun with friends and family on a day out. We have had a look at some golf applications available and found three very different ones that you may find interesting.

GL Golf Deluxe is a 3D sports game for the casual gamer. For £4.99, this is an iPad app also available for the iPhone and iPad Touch through AppShopper. Boasting a realistic physic system, this application will allow you and up to four players to play on 23 individual authentic courses with more accessible through an in-app purchase. GL Golf Deluxe is a great app that contains all the realistic obstacles you find on a golf course like wind, trees, sand traps, water hazards, different times, seasons and lots more. To play you simply just double tap initiating a swing, as the power meter gets to the point of your desired power a tap will then hit the ball. Changing range and club works by dragging your finger up or down with different clubs adapting the ranges. You can easily pause your game by tapping the home button so you do not lose your game and can continue in your own time.

365 Golf Lessons iPad Version is an ideal application to help you with improving your game. Available for £1.19 at AppShopper. With over 365 lessons, this app will assist you with 25 different topics that will help you improve and refine your game. The content is written by CPGA Teaching Professional and avid golfer Steve Smith who has a career low round of 63 (-9). There are 10 HD and 10 super slow motion videos for both right and left-handed golfers and golf lessons available that are written daily. With various amounts of categories on various types of equipment, rules, drivers, putting, pitching, wedges, etiquette, statistics, course management and much more, no topic takes up more than 9% of the total lessons. There are 16 photo albums containing more than 250 photos to collaborate selected lessons. Learn more about the common shots taken and find out your handicap with a built-in North American Index to Handicap Formula.

Mini Golf Game 3D for iPad is a fun mini golf game that will allow you to test your skills in 3D. Available for £1.19 through AppShopper this great app contains 45 pars in five unique fun courses. Play through the countryside, crystal land, deserted land, ice land and Halloween scenarios with four types of control options so you can choose the individual control that feels comfortable to you. Play two modes championship and timed with realistic mini golf physics. Promote you score using Facebook and Twitter and unlock new achievements. With fun tunes and relaxing soundtracks you can feel at ease when you keep hitting the spinning sails of that windmill or your ball keeps coming back through that big hole you cannot avoid. You can now get that needed practice for beating those family members that laugh when you take it too seriously.

These are just a few great golf apps that you may find fun and interesting. As you cannot always get out on that course due to weather conditions or certain commitments, you could find an iPad app is the best way to enjoy the great game of golf.

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Written by Marlon Votta

Marlon joined the Product Reviews team in March 2011. He brings a wide-range of experience to PR, and has studied and worked in a diverse range of industries. These include art and design, a Horticulturalist, graphics and printing. Personal interests include music, football, boxing, traveling, and different languages, although Marlon has an Italian background. He now looks to expand his computer and tech knowledge by writing news on the latest trends in this industry. Follow Marlon if you’re looking for an unbiased view of the latest products, and tech services.

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