Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 Digital Golf Rangefinder Review

Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 Digital Golf Rangefinder Review

Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 Digital Golf Rangefinder
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To be able to win in any sport, there is no question that you have to have an edge over all the competition in the sport. The same theory applies with more emphasis when it comes to golf. Your skill and talent can only take you so far. Technology can carry you the rest of the way. You need to be sure that you have the best visual of your target if you are going to make a shot that will take you that much closer to winning. Given the size of the golf courses and amount of background cover that comes with the courses, it is often hard for your eyes. With the Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 Golf Rangefinder you can be able to make the best out of a hard situation and make that strategic shot.

Special Features

This one of a kind rangefinder is made from aerospace grade aluminum which offers a fine line between durability and user friendliness.

The best part is that the product is certified as legal by the USGA and hence this means that players are allowed to use this rangefinder in tournaments. Hence enjoy the benefits that have to be offered by the Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 rangefinder.

It offers a clear line of sight distance with the PinHunter 2 Laser Technology which is even better because it is paired with the patented Prism lock feature which means that you get instant and precise measurements to take your shot from virtually anywhere around the golf course.

The Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 rangefinder allows you to choose from three different reticles which would be most feasible for you in different situations. The better part is that it is easier for you to lock down on the flagstick with this rangefinder than it is with a variety of other. You are able to achieve this with ease and much faster.

The prism lock features an audible sound that will notify you when the prism is found just in case you miss it with your visual. This coupled with the fact that it is able to give you the distances quickly means that you are able to take your shots faster and with more accuracy and confidence.

If you are looking for high speed and accuracy, then you will be pleased to know that the Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 rangefinder offers the industry leading technology known as the Digitally Enhanced Accuracy-DNA. This allows you to range faster and make shots that are within just a tenth of a yard. This technology will work on any kind of back ground or color to make sure that you have the best possible measurement possible despite the odds.

It features a scan mode that allows you to hold the power button and quickly get a number of multiple readings with measurements that are constantly updated as you pan across the course. This also freezes where you pass through a flagstick with the prism top.

It also allows you to magnify the object up to 6 times and gives an aperture of about 22mm which means that the object is minimally distorted giving you the ideal feel of how far or close it is.

Pros.

The Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 rangefinder comes with a variety of benefits a good number of which are thanks to its wide array of features.

It is simple and easy to use and also features a design that is easy on the eyes as well as on the hand.

The pinhunter technology as well as the prism lock gives it accurate targeting and measurements.

If you would like to have continuous measurements, the scan mode allows for exactly that which makes it ideal if you are looking at multiple targets.

Unlike a great number of the other rangefinders, this particular one is capable of showing the distances in yards and meters for ease of reading.

Its construction features a sleek body, light weight and highly durable and appealing design not to mention the fact that it comes with a 2 year warranty.

Cons.

It does not come with a slope adjusted distance measurement feature meaning that the user is short handed in the event that the course has a slope or multiple slopes.

It misses some of the more important features that are found in previous versions like the true gold range and club selector features.

It is difficult to read the display in dark or in areas where there is limited lighting.

If you are looking for a simple, accurate and easy to use measuring device, then the Leupold 119087 GX-3i2 rangefinder is fully equipped to satisfy all your needs with its wide range of features.

About the author

Gilbert M. Harvey

Hello! My name is Gilbert M. Harvey and I really love golf. I have been playing this game since my early teenage years. I have learnt the ropes over time and I can now play at a higher level. My golfing journey was not a bed of roses. Being an amateur was the hardest part because it always felt like I was never going to get a breakthrough. The game initially seemed to be evading me. I gave several tries and contemplated quitting but somehow I held on and I don’t regret.Read More

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