The big differences between the AVX and the Pro V1 and Pro V1x is the spin rate trajectory and feel it provides. The AVX is the lowest-spinning and lowest-flying of the three models and it also offers the softest compression.
When Callaway did a limited run of the Chrome Soft Truvis Stars and Stripes model in May of 2018 it went gangbusters so in anticipation of the upcoming Ryder Cup in Paris the company is at it again.
Last year’s PGA champion Justin Thomas grabbed his third victory of the season at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational via a final-round 69 and 15-under-par total.
The AVX is a premium priced (same as Pro V1 and Pro V1x) multi-layer model with a cast urethane cover meaning it’s what would commonly be referred to as a “Tour” model.
“Joseph had lots of speed but was playing stock lightweight stiff-flex shafts in his irons and stock stiff shafts in his hybrid and woods. His miss with his irons was a push to the right no doubt exacerbated by his iron shafts being too soft and not stable enough for his speed and the way he loaded the club.