TruGolf Vista 10 Golf Simulator: An In-Depth Review

Want to make an investment in mid-entry-level home golf simulators? TruGolf Vista 10 can be a smart pick for you.

But getting one for yourself, it’s important to know every detail about it. This is your one-stop guide to the Vista 10 golf simulator.

Without any further ado, let’s dive into it.

TruGolf Vista 10: Overview

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Whether you want to improve your golf game or just want some leisure golfing, Vista 10 is all set to surprise you with its unique features and unmatched performance.

It is packed with the TruTrack 2 simulator system technology that uses three rows of optical sensors to calculate club and ball data and provides surprisingly accurate and quick feedback.

Ball flight characteristics are captured through sonic triangulation positioning technology, and a swing analysis screen shows all critical metrics, allowing you to precisely measure your shots under real-world conditions.

Vista 10 brings a more lifelike experience through its real-feel golf mat that provides actual feedback on club-turf interaction to improve your ball striking, and every shot feels like you’re playing on a real golf course.

Its unique design and lightweight aluminum build ensures durability and portability without compromising on size.

It comes with a minimum one-year subscription of E6 Connect simulation software which enables your access to 27 famous golf courses, multiple driving ranges, putting and chipping areas, mini-games, practice modes (like stroke play and best ball), and online events.

You can easily access session history and historical data, including important metrics, to analyze your game.

See Vista 10’s awesome features in this YouTube video by Golf Simulator World:

Prominent Features

✅ Portable design
✅ Relatively bigger size
✅ High-quality aluminum built
✅ 3 high-speed overhead camera system
✅ Simultaneous club and ball data
✅ Uninterrupted play for both right-handed and left-handed golfers
✅ No marked balls

What’s in the Box?

Vista 10 comes in two variants, a base variant and a pro variant, which comes as an additional upgrade to the base variant.

Base variant includes:

✅ Measurement: 10′ W x 15′ D x 8′ H
✅ Recommended space: 15′ W x 20′ D x 10′ H
✅ 1-year basic subscription
✅ HD 720p projector
✅ TruGolf level (1) computer
✅ 21″ touch screen
✅ TruTrack 2 tracking system
✅ Premium green turf
✅ Portable enclosure
✅ 2-year limited warranty

Pro variant includes:

✅ All base variant features
✅ 1-year expanded subscription
✅ TruGolf level (2) computer
✅ Portable speaker
✅ Side nets

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Setting Up TruGolf Vista 10

Setting up Vista 10 can be a little tricky and may take time, but once you watch these tutorial videos before and during the setup, you’ll have it all sorted out.

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The measurements of Vista 10 are 10′ W x 15′ D x 8′ H, so it’s recommended to ensure 15′ W x 20′ D x 10′ H space before setting it up.

Installing E6 Connect 

To install E6 connect, your PC must meet the following requirements:

✅ Intel i5 processor
✅ Nvidia 1070 graphics card or equivalent
✅ Dedicated GPU with DirectX 11 Support
✅ 25GB of hard drive space
✅ Windows 10 (required)
✅ Internet connection (required)

Software Installation

  1. Double-click the E6 Connect icon on your desktop to begin the installation.
  2. After installation, the license activation screen (below) is displayed.
  3. Click the red login button under “Activate” and then enter the email and password for your account.
  4. The Select License screen appears. Select the license you want to use with this computer and then select Activate.

In the next step, you’ll need to perform “system configuration” and allow “admin permissions” which will lead you to the main menu.

On the main menu, select whatever mode you want to begin with and start playing your game. 

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Measurable Data Points on TruGolf Vista 10

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If you’re focused on your game improvement, data points mean a lot to you, and Vista 10 is all set to surprise you with instant and accurate club and ball data measurement. 

Measurable Club Data

  • Clubhead speed 
  • Club path
  • Smash factor
  • Face angle

Measurable Ball Data

  • Ball speed
  • Spin rate
  • Height
  • Launch direction
  • Launch angle
  • Landing angle
  • Carry distance
  • Total distance

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Accuracy Analysis of Vista 10

Accuracy is one thing that TruGolf claims to deliver the best. Many user reviews and PGA golfers have testified to it, but I believe in self-based research before giving any verdict. 

Let’s watch this YouTube video by TruGolf first before we’ll briefly analyze Vista 10’s accuracy: 

Looks like accuracy is not a concern at all!

As you can see, the response on ball-striking was immediate, simulations were quick, and the metrics were surprisingly accurate.

Talking about the animations, there wasn’t any delay or lag throughout the gameplay, which is a plus point of the TruTrack 2 engine paired with E6 Connect. 

Based on all these facts, I personally don’t find anything that should stop you from buying Vista 10 concerning its accuracy.

Software Compatibility of TruGolf Vista 10: E6 Connect

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Vista 10 comes with a minimum one-year basic subscription to the industry-leading simulator software available in the market, E6 Connect

The basic package includes:

✅ 27 famous golf courses
✅ 17 practice areas 
✅ Putting and chipping areas 
✅ Mini-games
✅ Practice modes (like stroke play and best ball)
✅ Online events

The adventure doesn’t stop here.

You can also opt for the annual subscription which expands your access to over 90+ golf courses.

Have a taste of E6 Connect’s cutting edge realistic graphics and amazing performance in this YouTube video:

TruGolf Vista 10: Should You Buy It?

Before looking for a home golf simulator, you must analyze if your purchase is delivering value for money. 

For that, we’ll have an in-depth cost analysis of Vista 10, but before that, let’s look at the price charts and the specifications offered by TruGolf: 

Cost: $16,995 or $256 per month

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✅ Measurement: 10′ W x 15′ D x 8′ H
✅ Recommended space: 15′ W x 20′ D x 10′ H
✅ 1-year basic subscription
✅ HD 720p projector
✅ TruGolf level (1) computer
✅ 21″ touch screen
✅ TruTrack 2 tracking system
✅ Premium green turf
✅ Portable enclosure
✅ 2-year limited warranty

Pro Upgrade Cost: $1,500 

Pro Upgrade Specs:

✅ All base variant features
✅ 1-year expanded subscription
✅ TruGolf level (2) computer
✅ Portable speaker
✅ Side nets

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The price chart tells us that Vista 10 costs around $17,000 to $19,000, which is a reasonable price for a home golf simulator setup that provides the luxury of a professional golf simulator, with some limitations that only matter for professional golfers.

For those who are focused on their golf game and need a decent home golf simulator setup with portability, buying Vista 10 won’t be a regretful decision.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where should you set up Vista 10?

To set up Vista 10, a garage or a basement is the best place, but you can also place it anywhere you find the required space recommended by the company as it is portable.

How far back does the impact screen go?

To protect your screen from damage and the ball from bouncing back too quickly, a 12-inch distance is recommended between your impact screen and the back wall.

Should you wear golf shoes on a golf simulator? 

To gain an extra grip on the golf mat, improved stance, and weight balance, golf shoes must be worn on a golf simulator, particularly when you’re working on full-swing shots. 

Final Thoughts

After knowing everything about Vista 10, I’m sure that you already know if it’s for you or not. 

To conclude, the simulator comes as a median variant between Vista 8, which has a lower price and some limited features, and Vista 12, which has a greater price and the best features offered by the Vista series. 

To decide, you must focus on your priorities and know what you need.

If you want a competitive experience to excel in your golf game, you should buy Vista 10 right away.

Happy golfing!

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