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#1 epsanche23

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 08:11 PM

New AVX is really something else. Long off the tee, very soft and what you'd expect from a premium Titleist ball around the greens. Really interested to see where this ball will fall in line with the 1/1X. Possibly their new flagship??

 

Anyone had a chance to try it? 

For now, its only available in Arizona, California and Florida as a test market.

 

Here's a look inside the ball at the 3-piece layer construction:

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Fairway

Nike Vapor Flex 3 Wood 15 w/Diamana Blue 70gram S

 

Irons:

4,5 Nike VP 6-PW Nike VRII Pro 

 

Wedges:

Nike Engage 52 Square, 56 & 60 Toe Sweep Std. Loft/Lie

 

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Nike Method Origin B2-01

 

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#2 yungkory

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:08 PM

What are the main differences from the V1? Just the cover/dimples? I thought the V1 was also a 3-piece?


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#3 Miboy62

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:17 PM

Would you game it? If I am not mistaken it's the same price point.
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#4 fozcycle

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:20 PM

I read about it but have not yet seen it available in stores around Tampa Bay.


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#5 epsanche23

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:34 PM

What are the main differences from the V1? Just the cover/dimples? I thought the V1 was also a 3-piece?

 

Based on the info from Titleist-

 

3-piece ball

New dimple design

New urethane cover

New core- which provides softer feel and produces longer distance.

Equal to 1/1X in green side control


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Callaway Epic SZ 10 Degree w/ UST Proforce V2 Tipped 1/2" Stiff

 

Fairway

Nike Vapor Flex 3 Wood 15 w/Diamana Blue 70gram S

 

Irons:

4,5 Nike VP 6-PW Nike VRII Pro 

 

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Nike Engage 52 Square, 56 & 60 Toe Sweep Std. Loft/Lie

 

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Nike Method Origin B2-01

 

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#6 epsanche23

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:38 PM

Would you game it? If I am not mistaken it's the same price point.

 

Yes, as of now its in the bag. I'm seeing some really good results so far. Amazing feel off the face. Further testing will determine whether or not it lives up to its hype. 

 

Titleist is basically putting the ball out in a test market and not saying much else.

 

They are going to monitor all user feedback through social platforms, forums etc. 

 

My guess is that based on feedback, this may or may not take the place as their flagship product. Still early but based on feedback, its a killer ball.


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Phoenix, AZ

 

Driver:

Callaway Epic SZ 10 Degree w/ UST Proforce V2 Tipped 1/2" Stiff

 

Fairway

Nike Vapor Flex 3 Wood 15 w/Diamana Blue 70gram S

 

Irons:

4,5 Nike VP 6-PW Nike VRII Pro 

 

Wedges:

Nike Engage 52 Square, 56 & 60 Toe Sweep Std. Loft/Lie

 

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Nike Method Origin B2-01

 

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#7 epsanche23

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:39 PM

I read about it but have not yet seen it available in stores around Tampa Bay.


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I've only spotted in PGA Superstore and Golf Galaxy so far.


Location:

Phoenix, AZ

 

Driver:

Callaway Epic SZ 10 Degree w/ UST Proforce V2 Tipped 1/2" Stiff

 

Fairway

Nike Vapor Flex 3 Wood 15 w/Diamana Blue 70gram S

 

Irons:

4,5 Nike VP 6-PW Nike VRII Pro 

 

Wedges:

Nike Engage 52 Square, 56 & 60 Toe Sweep Std. Loft/Lie

 

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Nike Method Origin B2-01

 

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Right-Handed

 


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Posted 10 October 2017 - 10:27 PM

Not sure who they are aiming this at, it’s another tour ball with a $50 price point....aren’t they afraid it will take some of their own market share?

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#9 Rickp

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 12:24 AM

Haven’t seen them surface in Central FL yet.


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Posted 11 October 2017 - 02:45 PM

Not sure who they are aiming this at, it’s another tour ball with a $50 price point....aren’t they afraid it will take some of their own market share?

Wouldn't surprise me if this ball takes off, and the ProV is discontinued, or goes down in price and takes the backseat, and the AVX becomes the flagship ball

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#11 Kegger

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 08:39 PM

I will make a point of dropping by my local Golf Galaxy to see if they have any in stock.. Wouldn't mind giving them a whack!


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#12 Rickp

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 09:37 PM

Checked 2 Pro Shops, no new Titleist balls here


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Posted 11 October 2017 - 10:44 PM

Did not see them in AZ at Golf Galaxy yet. Kid working there did not know what I was talking about


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Posted 12 October 2017 - 12:30 AM

Did not see them in AZ at Golf Galaxy yet. Kid working there did not know what I was talking about


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Posted 12 October 2017 - 07:51 PM

Played this ball Tuesday.  It certainly looks like a distance ball, having very shallow dimples.  Kind of like looking at a Bridgestone e6.  I thought that it felt good and couldn't really see any difference in the carry from a ProV1 that I was also playing.  Felt good and sounded good off the putter as well.  Hard to tell how it will react on the greens since ours are still recovering from aeration and still have a bit of sand left on them.  For what it is worth, they were holding under the current conditions.







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