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One of the most striking things about our Callaway XHot Rangefinder Review was how many users thought it was a great value. All laser rangefinders get loads of comments about the accuracy and that was also true with the X-Hot, but add to that, comments about ease of use and excellent price and you know you’ve got a winner.
Callaway XHot User Rating:
4.46 out of 5 (28 reviews)
Score compiled from multiple sources including Amazon, GolfSmith and TGW.
Below we list all of the pros and cons mentioned by users in our review, but first here’s a look at some of the noteworthy features:
- Long Eye Relief and folding rubber eyecup for eyeglass-wearers
- 6X magnification with focusing eyepiece
- Scan mode for up to 8 seconds
- Waterproof -filled with nitrogen gas, sealed with O-rings
90.5% of comments were positive.
- accurate (19.05%)
- value (12.70%)
- easy to use (12.70%)
- improves game (7.94%)
- exact distance to any visible target (6.35%)
- quality (3.17%)
- lightweight (3.17%)
- LCD clarity (3.17%)
- small size (3.17%)
- acquires distance quickly (3.17%)
- 1/2 yard increments (3.17%)
- works in all weather conditions (1.59%)
- First Priority Targeting (1.59%)
- simplicity (1.59%)
- convenient (1.59%)
- durability (1.59%)
- legal (1.59%)
- 6x magnification (1.59%)
- speeds up play (1.59%)
9.5% of comments were negative.
- defective (3.17%)
- target uncertainty (1.59%)
- difficult to keep steady (1.59%)
- difficult to use with sunglasses (1.59%)
- difficult to lock on long distances (1.59%)
|Battery||3 volt CR2 lithium|
|Notes||Long Eye Relief and folding rubber eyecup for eyeglass-wearer. Focusing diopter by simple twisting action. Waterproof – filled with nitrogen gas, sealed with O-rings.|
|USGA Compliant (local rule)||Yes|
The latest version of Callaway’s top-performing rangefinder series. Definitely one of the best values in laser rangefinders.
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