SK announces an innovative mobile product for golfersThe nation’s leading mobile carrier, SK Telecom, said Sunday it has started selling the mobile accessory device Smart Golf, which helps golfers measure the distance between a player and the green and its gradient by connecting with a smartphone.
The device, with a diameter of 3.4 centimeters (1.3 inches) and weighing 7.8 grams (o.28 ounces), looks like a golf ball marker. It works with Android 4.3 or higher operating systems and iPhone 4S or higher.
The device can be used at more than 30,000 golf courses in the world, providing diverse information including the location of golf pins. It is offered for 99,000 won ($90), the company said.