SkyCaddie Sx400 Golf GPS Setup

The all-new compact SX400 joins the list of SkyCaddie GPS devices with a powerful rangefinder for golf. SkyCaddie SX400 setup involves two steps. They are:

  • Charging the SkyCaddie SX400
  • Registering the SkyCaddie SX400
SkyCaddie Sx400 Golf GPS Setup

You can easily set up your SkyCaddie SX400 without much effort. Read more to know the setup procedure.

SkyGolf SkyCaddie Sx400 Golf GPS

SkyCaddie SX400 comes with a 4-inch touch screen, providing the users the “best view” in golf with intense graphics. The large battery of SX400 is ready to standby for up to 14 hours or three rounds of golf on a full charge. The high water-resistant SkyCaddie SX400 provides the best performance under tough conditions.

SkyCaddie Sx400 Features

  • Engineered with a sleek and compact design
  • Full high-definition 4-inch touch screen
  • HD quality course graphics
  • Phenomenal long-life battery
  • Digital Scoring
  • Upload scores to SkyGolf 360 through Wi-Fi
  • Over 35,000 full-featured courses
  • Error corrected maps for unmatched accuracy
  • Intelligent Automation

How To Use A SkyCaddie Sx400?

You can simply connect the provided micro-C-Type USB connector cable to SkyCaddie SX400. Now, SkyCaddie SX400 will automatically begin to charge. After charging, you can register your device through Wi-Fi as a new customer. Now, you can start a round of golf. You can also change the settings as per your choice.

SkyCaddie Sx400 User Manual

Users can download the user manual from the official SkyCaddie website, which is quite easy. Follow the steps:

  • On your computer, open the default web browser.
  • Visit the SkyGolf website.
  • Click Support.
  • Under Skycaddie, click the HandHelds tab.
  • Find your SkyCaddie SX400 GPS device.
  • Click User Guide under your product name.
  • The PDF manual will be opened in the new tab.
  • Click Download.

SkyCaddie Sx400 Mobile App

The entry level product SkyCaddie Mobile App is a golf GPS and scoring app. It is available for download on the Apple App Store and the Google Play store. The app is powered by the ground-verified and error-corrected TrueGround Course Maps that make SkyCaddie the most trusted rangefinder in golf.

SkyCaddie Sx400 Golf GPS Setup & Activate

  • Unpack the SkyCaddie SX400 packaging box.
  • Clear the box by removing the packaging materials present in it.
  • Place your SkyCaddie SX400 flat on a smooth surface.
  • Charging your SX400:
  • Pull back the port cover located at the bottom of your SkyCaddie SX400.
  • Insert the provided micro C-Type USB connector into the port of your GPS device and plug in the power adapter to a power outlet.
  • The lightning bolt in the battery meter at the top of the screen will be shown while your SkyCaddie SX400 is charging.
  • Register your Skycaddie SX400 through Wi-Fi:
  • Turn on your Skycaddie SX400.
  • On the Home Screen, select Register.
  • Select Yes.
  • Choose the Create Account tab.
  • Enter the required details.
  • Select Next.
  • On the next screen, select the Select a Membership tab.
  • Choose the preferred plan type from the dropdown list box.
  • Enter the payment details.
  • Choose Confirm payment.
  • Click Submit and then select Next.
  • Click Sync. The Syncing process starts now.
  • Once the syncing process gets completed, click Close.
  • Now, you are ready to Play Golf.
  • The SkyCaddie SX400 Golf GPS Setup and activation is complete now.

SkyCaddie Sx400 Update

It is recommended to update SkyGolf’s golf course regularly. Users can update the golf course over Wi-Fi which is quite easy.

Updating with Wi-Fi :

  • Ensure that your SkyCaddie SX400 is connected to Wi-Fi.
  • On your SkyCaddie SX400 home screen, select the Playing Golf tab.
  • Select the course that you want to update.
  • Press Update.
  • Wi-Fi icon is displayed next to the course, indicating that you’ve updated it over Wi-Fi.

Or else, do the following:

  • Visit the SkyGolf website and log in.
  • Under Courses, select the My courses option.
  • Ensure that you’ve chosen your SkyCaddie SX400 and then select your course.
  • Select DOWNLOAD SELECTED COURSES if your computer is connected through the USB connection.
  • The downloaded files are saved in your Favourites section.

SkyCaddie Sx400 Playing Golf

  • Ensure that there is a clear view of the sky.
  • Ensure that you start the first round of golf before five minutes of play.
  • To start the first round of golf, select the Playing Golf button on your SkyCaddie SX400 home screen.
  • Now, the device will start searching the nearby courses automatically.
  • Or you can choose the course from the favorites or search box.
  • After selecting the course, you can select the round options such as Number of Holes, Pin Location, etc.
  • To begin the play, select the Start round button.

SkyCaddie Sx400 Golf Settings

There are many options available for Golf settings. Let us learn about the available options in detail.

Units: Users can toggle between imperial and metric units.

Tee gender: It allows the users to choose the gender.

Dynamic HoleVue: This option is used to turn on or off.

Show Targets Over: This option allows you to view the targets.

Auto Zoom to Green: It automatically switches from HoleVue to IntelliGreen.

North Indicator and NC Warning.

IntelliGreen Pro On The SkyCaddie Sx400

IntelliGreen Pro offers all the functionality of IntelliGreen and has the ability to major tiers, contours, and false fronts, and this can avoid unforced errors. The exact shape of the green rotates based on the angle approach to provide back or front distances.

About SkyCaddie Sx400 Subscription

The SkyGolf membership includes a one-year subscription to GOLF magazine. Users can benefit from the latest golf news, instruction, equipment, travel, and more.

Users can also set up a digital subscription through iTunes. Users are provided with the limit of one GOLF magazine subscription, and the current subscription is extended if you’ve already had a subscription. Member benefits include discounted products and services along with exclusive earnings.

SkyCaddie Sx400 Problems

SkyCaddie makes an excellent product. Sometimes users find it very difficult to perform the task when the device encounters a problem.

Ensure that your SkyCaddie SX400 device has enough charge.

See if you are able to charge the device using its USB cable.

Ensure that your GPS device is ON and has a clear view of the sky.

Skycaddie Sx400 Factory Reset

Factory reset is very easy, and you can choose the factory reset option, if you wish to delete all your data and personalized settings. By clicking the OK button on the factory reset option, the device starts to perform the reset.

Note: The factory reset option cannot be undone.

Frequently Asked Questions

In SkyCaddie SX400, charging status can be seen on the battery meter. A lightning bolt of the battery meter is seen at the top of the screen on your Skycaddie SX400 when it is turned on.

The SkyCaddie SX400 device has a large battery among rangefinders. Users can expect up to 12-14 hours of playtime with the optional battery management features. Overcharging weakens the battery life of the device, and it is highly recommended to avoid overcharging.

No, Skycaddie SX400 does not require any subscription or membership. You can easily register your SkyCaddie Account and start using the device.