Most golfers have no clue as to what makes a golf ball good, or at least better, than another ball. Should you buy a more expensive ball? Will it allow your to score lower? Will it go further? Will it have more spin on the green? Is it all marketing strategy or are more expensive balls really better?
Golf balls, much like clubs, fall under the category of being as much a personal preferences, as needing to be matched to the specific golfers playing style. To determine what ball you may be better off playing we have broken down the ball characteristics in a list which matches the result in ball behavior. There are a number of things to consider when purchasing a golf ball.