PGATOUR LLC has finally released a fresh new app for Windows 10 PC users. The PGA TOUR app is exclusive to Windows 10 and brings a redesigned, touch-enabled, fluid user interface with 3D shot trails and hole visualizations.
In addition, it also features live leader-boards, quick access to player standings and biographical information, along with video highlights.
Since Cortana is on Windows 10 PC, you can also interact with the app with voice thanks to Cortana integration and Windows Ink for on-screen telestration to share on your social networks.
In case you are not aware, Microsoft is the “Official Operating System,” “Official Analytics Partner” and “Official Office [Personal] Productivity Software” of the PGA TOUR and PGA TOUR Champions since 2015.
Scott Gutterman, PGA TOUR Vice President, Digital Operations, said:
We are excited to work with Microsoft on this desktop app for Windows 10.
The new features in this app, such as Cortana, 3D shot trails and the statistics presentation, will provide a heightened means to bring PGA TOUR action to your desktop out of web browser while showcasing the PGA TOUR, our players and our tournaments in an entirely new way.
Mandy Rutledge, director of sports sponsorships for Microsoft, said:
We’re excited to continue this great partnership with the PGA TOUR and bring their digital experiences to life on Windows 10 across multiple devices.
With the unique features and capabilities of the PGA TOUR app on Windows 10, golf fans everywhere can now experience PGA TOUR events through graphical renderings of the courses, as well as interactive presentations of players’ scores, statistics and performance versus the field for that day, the event and the entire season.
Only available on Windows 10, some of the highlights of the app include:
- Rotating 3D hole and shot visuals
- Data visuals for stats, scores and player performances, including a graphical display of strokes gained.
- Reimagined player scorecards.
- Cortana powered voice commands.
- Windows Ink for on-screen telestration with sharing via Twitter, Facebook, mail, messaging, etc.
- Live Tiles that deliver leaderboards and FedExCup standings to the Windows 10 Start Menu.
You can get the app for your Windows 10 PC from the store link below.