First Look At The Uneekor EYE MINI
First Look At The Uneekor EYE MINI
By Vinnie Manginelli, PGA
One of the most anticipated product launches this past year is the Uneekor EYE MINI - first talked about at the 2022 PGA Show. We had a chance to see it in action at this year's show and the long wait seems to be well worth it. Here is everything you need to know about the EYE MINI and look for future updates with more video and testing from our Sales Team.
What is it?
The Uneekor EYE MINI portable launch monitor is the brand’s latest offering. Its sleek and slim design means you can use it at home or on the range. Take it with you for a pre-round tune-up or spend hours working on your game in between rounds. At 1.31 x .55 x .68 feet, don’t let the portability fool you. It’s powerful and reliable, providing accurate feedback with every swing you take.
What does it do?
The Uneekor EYE MINI captures 11 data points, which can be monitored and analyzed on your iPhone, iPad, or PC.
The Uneekor EYE MINI portable launch monitor measures the following ball data factors:
· Ball speed
· Side spin
· Back Spin
· Side angle
· Side distance
· Launch angle
· Carry distance
It also measures the following club data* factors:
· Club speed
· Attack angle
· Smash factor
· Club path
*EYE MINI club stickers are required to properly gather this information.
What’s in the technology?
The EYE MINI works seamlessly with Uneekor’s View Software for multiple screens of valuable data. The software provides unlimited sessions so you can hone your skills and improve your scores. It also provides an array of shot visualizations and ball and club data so you can understand the positive aspects of your golf swing, as well as the areas where you need the most improvement.
Vision Software also provides handy reports that give you access to all the pertinent data you need to analyze and improve your game. The Uneekor EYE MINI, Vision Software, Ball Optix technology, and accompanying accessories are creating a golf training atmosphere that any golfer would appreciate and benefit from. Club Optix technology enables you to see your club movement before, during, and after impact. Dimple Optix technology allows you to use any golf ball when practicing so your numbers closely match your actual on-course performance.
Additional course technology is available for purchase via Uneekor’s Refine and Refine+ packages.
What’s included with your purchase?
The following are included in your initial purchase:
· EYE MINI launch monitor
· EYE MINI carrying case with strap for ease of use
· View Software for PC and the View iPad app
· Power cable and adapter
· CAT6 ethernet cable
· EYE MINI club stickers
Additional features and accessories can be purchased separately.
Minimum PC specifications
Keeping in mind that a PC is sold separately, your computer will need the following minimum specifications to provide the best functionality with your Uneekor EYE MINI launch monitor and its software:
· AMD 3rd gen Ryzen or higher and AMD Ryzen 3600X or higher (AMD 2700 is not compatible)
· Intel i5 8400
· 8 GB RAM (16 GB RAM for Swing Optix)
· GeForce GTX 1060
· Windows 10 (64-bit) Version 1803 or higher
· Integrated ethernet port required
· View Software for iPad - THESE SPECIFICATIONS ARE COMING SOON FROM UNEEKOR
Who should be using it?
The Uneekor EYE MINI is for any golfer whose aim is to play better golf and enable today’s stellar golf technology to aid in that endeavor. Whether you’re a novice or a scratch golfer, golf lessons are still a valuable and viable means of improvement; but when practicing on your own, there’s no better way to practice with a purpose than by knowing your numbers and seeing exactly what your club is doing before, during, and after impact.
When seeking instruction with your local PGA Professional, don’t be surprised if you see them using the new Uneekor EYE MINI launch monitor to gather your club and ball data and analyze your swing.
Regardless of where you live and how you practice, the Uneekor EYE MINI will be a valuable tool to narrow your focus and gauge where your game needs the most attention and improvement.
Maintaining the momentum
With several launch monitors on the market, incredible golf simulator options, and state-of-the-art technology that we’ve already highlighted here, Uneekor adds the EYE MINI launch monitor to its menu of great gaming and game improvement options.
At $4,500, the EYE MINI is an affordable option for many golfers seeking to dial in their swing data and for golf professionals seeking alternatives from the $15K and $20K options on the market today.