GC Quad is basically a launch monitor with four cameras, which is also the only Quadroscopic imaging ground-based launch monitor in the market.
Foresight Sport is in the market of indoor Golf for over a decade has become a legend already. However, that’s a different story and we are not here to talk about that.
We are here to take a look at this GC Quad launch monitor that’s being listed as most loved in the indoor golfing industry.
It all started with the GC2, the first in the GC series launch monitors back in 2010. The GC2 is still being sold in the market along with the HMT on its side.
later the GCQuad came only in 2017 and become the game-changer for the entire ground-based golf launch monitors.
What makes the GCQuad so special apart from its four cameras? Let’s find that out below.
Before going further about the other specs of the GCQuad let’s understand its cameras first in detail.
GCQuad has four cameras. Each camera can click images at 6000 fps, which makes them the high-end available for ground-based launch monitors.
They are high-resolution too. Those cameras can deliver clear and sharp images of each shot.
That’s how this GCQuad got its place in Golf Digest’s Editor’s Choice awards for Best launch Monitors.
The Ergonomic design
The GCQuad is designed to be compact, so it can be carried and used anywhere from indoor to outdoor.
The dimensions of this GC Quad are 7″w x 4″d x 12.5″h and weigh only 7.5 lbs. It has an LCD screen on its head to show the shot results.
The entire device works on a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery, which can run the device for eight hours straight. The device is connectable with PCs, Apple, and Android devices through Wi-Fi, Ethernet, and USB Type C.
Moreover, it can withstand even the harsher weather out there on the golf course. That’s why it is called ergonomic. It has an inbuilt solid-state NIR LED instead of a flash that needs frequent replacements.
The hitting zone of this GCQuad is almost six times larger than its predecessor GC2.
What type of data does GCQuad collect?
When it comes to the measurements, GCQuad’s accuracy is unmatchable. It can measure both ball and club concurrently. Data that this device can collect about the ball are
- Ball speed
- Carry distance
- Launch angle, both vertical and horizontal
- Spin rate
- Sidespin and more.
With an additional purchase called Club Add-On, the device can collect data on clubs such as
- Clubhead speed
- Smash factor
- Club path
- Impact lie
- Impact loft
- Impact face angle
- Impact location and more
Putting can also be played with this GCQuad. The data collected on a putting game by this GCQuad are
- Launch angle
- Launch spin
- Time to full roll
- Distance to full roll
- Carry distance
- Skid and roll
The price of this device is $14,000 along with the FSX 2020 software. Add-ons like club head measurement will cost $4000 and putting analysis will cost $2500.
Why Should I buy this GCQuad?
GCQuad is named the best launch monitor by professionals across America. Every indoor golfer should put accuracy as their first and foremost consideration when purchasing a launch monitor.
GCQuad is accurate in all aspects of data collection. Quadroscopic technology is another reason to buy this device.
The GCQuad can be connected to Foresight Sports’ FSX 2020 software to bring on the world-class 3D Driving ranges home. It’ll be a different golfing experience if you have this GC Quad at home.