Bushnell Phantom Golf

Bushnell Phantom Golf

BUSHNELL PHANTOM GOLF GPS SETUP

The Bushnell Phantom Golf GPS device is very easy to use. The device comes pre-loaded with 36,000+ courses in more than 30 countries.

Key features:

  • Superior Battery Life - Play Up to 2 Rounds Before Charging
  • Easy-to-Use Interface
  • Easy-to-Read Front/Center/Back Distances
  • Up to 4 Hazard Distances Per Hole
  • Auto Course Recognition & Auto Hole Advance

HOW TO USE BUSHNELL PHANTOM GOLF GPS

The Bushnell Phantom GPS is very easy to use when compared to the other Bushnell devices.

  • Turn on the device post charging.
  • Press the Power button and select the GOLF MENU option.
  • Within 30 seconds, the device will find courses near you, and you can just select one.
  • From there, you can see the walking distance between the two holes.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM GOLF GPS APP

Only with the help of the Bushnell Golf app, you can pair the GPS device. The Bushnell app can be downloaded from the Google Play Store or from the App Store. Here are the steps.

FOR ANDROID

  • Open the Google Play Store on your Android phone.
  • Tap the search bar and type Bushnell Golf.
  • Wait for the search result to open.
  • Tap the Install button.

FOR IOS

  • Open the App Store.
  • Search for Bushnell Golf in the search bar.
  • When the search result appears, select the appropriate option.
  • Tap the Get button on the screen next to the Bushnell Golf app.

HOW TO SYNC/PAIR BUSHNELL PHANTOM GPS DEVICE WITH APP

You can easily sync/pair your Bushnell Phantom GPS using Bluetooth.

  • Make sure the Bushnell Golf app is installed on your smartphone.
  • On your smartphone, turn on Bluetooth.
  • Now, on your Phantom Golf GPS, go to SETTINGS > BLUETOOTH and press SELECT.
  • Select the ON option to turn on Bluetooth.
  • The GPS device will now show you a code to pair.
  • Enter the same code on your smartphone app when prompted.
  • Once the pairing is successful, the app will show you a confirmation.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM GOLF GPS USER MANUAL

You can download the Bushnell Phantom Golf GPS user manual from the official Bushnell support page.

  • Open the default browser and visit the Bushnell website.
  • Click the Support tab.
  • Select your device and click the User Manual.
  • The PDF manual will open on a new page; just click the Download icon to download the PDF.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM GOLF GPS SETUP (STEPS)

  • Make sure Bushnell Phantom GPS is fully charged.
  • Charge the GPS device for at least 4 hours before use.
  • Ensure that you are outdoors in a location where you will get the best GPS signal (away from tall buildings and trees).
  • Now press and hold the Power button on the top right corner of the device, and the device will power up.
  • Press the Power button on the device again to turn on the backlight.
  • The display will now show you the Main Menu, where you can select either PLAY GOLF or SETTINGS.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM GOLF GPS COURSE LIST

  • Turn on your Bushnell Phantom Golf GPS device.
  • Go to the Main menu.
  • Choose the PLAY GOLF option. Press the Select button.
  • The device will search for the available courses and once the search is complete, the Bushnell GPS device will show you courses that are closer to you.
  • You can use the buttons on the device to select a course of your choice.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM GOLF GPS UPDATE

  • Open the browser on your computer.
  • Visit the iGolf website to register your Bushnell Phantom Golf GPS device.
  • Click the Register Now button.
  • Fill in the form with the appropriate details.
  • Click the Continue button and follow the on-screen commands.
  • Download the installer and follow the steps for the setup process.
  • Now, connect the Bushnell Phantom GPS device to your computer with the USB charging cable.
  • Click the Sync Device button.
  • You will now see the Updating device… message.
  • Now the screen will show you the updated golf course list.
  • You can also search your course using the search bar and get valid information like the weather, address, and GPS information.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM COURSE UPDATE

  • Open the default browser on your computer.
  • Visit the Bushnell Golf mapping request form.
  • Enter a Course Name and Location in the fields.
  • Fill in the other information.
  • Now you can download the form and email it to the course update email address.
  • Within the next 3 days, your course will be updated and the confirmation mail will be sent to you.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM TROUBLESHOOTING

Like any electronic device, the Bushnell Phantom GPS device may also go through some issues. Some major issues are related to powering on or charging the device. In this article, we have described some issues along with the steps to troubleshoot them.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM WILL NOT CHARGE

    A possible cause as to why the Bushnell Phantom GPS device won't charge is, the charging contacts in the device might be dirty or smeared with sweat. Since the device is worn against your skin, the chances of it getting dirty are high.

  • Simply use a lint-free cloth and wipe the contacts carefully.
  • Wait for the device to charge for 4 hours.
  • Press the Menu button multiple times until you see the date and time appear on the Phantom device.

BUSHNELL PHANTOM WON'T TURN ON

  • Make sure the Bushnell Phantom GPS has a charge left.
  • If not, the best solution is to charge the device for 4 straight hours.
  • Now try to turn on the device.
  • If the Bushnell device does not turn on, do a simple reset.
  • Press and hold the four buttons on the device for about 5-7 seconds and wait for the device to reboot.

HOW DO I RESET MY BUSHNELL PHANTOM?

A simple reset can solve any problem you face on your Bushnell Phantom GPS device.

  • Press all 4 buttons on the device at the same time.
  • Hold the buttons for approximately 7 seconds and wait for the screen to go off.
  • Now you can release the buttons and wait for the GPS device to restart on its own.
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Frequently Asked Questions

The Bushnell Phantom GPS makes use of very little energy since it has a small screen with GPS attached. You can easily play up to two rounds of golf before charging it again. So the Bushnell Phantom GPS takes up to 4 hours to charge. The charging is also fast.

A Tee Time is a convenient feature that will allow you to set a golf date in advance. Here are the steps to set a Tee time in Bushnell Phantom Golf GPS.

  • Turn on the GPS device.
  • Go to the SETTINGS menu.
  • Select TEE TIMES and press the SELECT button.
  • On the ADD TEE TIME screen, press the SELECT button to set the date, time, and year.
  • Press the SELECT button once you have made changes to your Tee Time settings and you will be back on the main screen.
  • The Tee Time is now set.