Srixon Z star XV, Pro V1X, TP5x, which feels softer to you

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I feel like the Pro V1x feels softer than the XV and spins a little more around the green and with wedges. I haven't tried to TP5x. Interested in others' opinions.



TIA



Thinking about a ball change. Played the XV's for years. Just played the Pro V1x for a while. Really liked the ball from 100 yards in. Wondering whether to stick with the V1x or give the TP5X a shot.



Not a fan of Callaway balls.
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  • Nurv1717Nurv1717 Members  91WRX Points: 26Posts: 91 Fairways
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    I've played all these balls for over different periods of time, the XV for the better part of a year. The TP5x feel noticeably softer than the other two to me.
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    Callaway Mavrik SZ 9 (Fujikura Ventus Black 7x)
    Callaway Epic Flash 5 wood (Graphite Design AD-TP 8x)
    Taylormade GAPR Mid 3 iron (KBS $taper Lite 120X)
    PXG 0317 4 Hybrid (Project X Evenflow Blue 85g 6.5)
    Miura MC-501 Raw 5-PW (KBS $taper 130x)
    Miura Tour Wedges (50,54,60)
    Bettinardi QB6 Blackout
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  • bnb9433bnb9433 Members  256WRX Points: 69Posts: 256 Greens
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    TP5x feels softer to me
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    Cobra F9 w/ Atmos Tour Spec Blue 6s
    Epic Flash 3w w/ HZRDUS Smoke 6.0 70g
    Callaway Apex '19 20* 3H
    Ping i200 4-PW w/ PX 6.0
    Titleist SM6 50, 54, 58
    Odyssey O works 7s
    ProV1
  • Yanki01Yanki01 TEXASMembers  6545WRX Points: 659Handicap: 4.4Posts: 6,545 Titanium Tees
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    TP5x feels softer like the Chrome Soft but still prefer XV hands down. they're so long off the tee.
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    915D2 Rogue Silver 60S
    915F Rogue Black 80S
    915H Rogue Black 85S
    712u 4i Recoil F4 110
    714 AP2 5-PW Nippon Modus3 Tour 105x
    SM6 51.08F | 56.08M | 60.10S
    Scotty Cameron Mil-Spec 33/350G
    WITB || Scotty Cameron Mil-Spec
  • eagle1997eagle1997 Members  18366WRX Points: 1,159Posts: 18,366 Titanium Tees
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    feel typically equals sound and (as with so many things) is incredibly subjective. the XV sounds the worst, followed by the prov1x, followed by the tp5x. to me.



    still playing the 2014 b330s on rounds that really matter, and will dabble with trying out new stuff.



    unfortunately, i haven't found a suitable upgrade as of yet. the latest XV comes the closest, except off the putter where it feels like a 2piece. to me.
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    Cobra F8+ 9.5°
    TEE XCG4 3w 15°
    Cally Steelhead XR 17°
    Cobra BioCell 22°
    Cobra One Length 5-PW
    Bstone J15 50°
    Bstone J15 52°
    Odyssey Black Milled #1
  • chippa13chippa13 Members  2536WRX Points: 348Posts: 2,536 Titanium Tees
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    Which one feels softer? The one I hit on the sweet spot.
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  • PulledabillPulledabill Members  454WRX Points: 72Handicap: 6Posts: 454 Greens
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    I think the TM ball feel softest to me. Srixon feel the hardest. Whike the Prov1 feeling just right.
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  • garethwgarethw Members  358WRX Points: 52Posts: 358 Greens
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    For me the TP5X definitely feels softer than a XV. The XV also sounds clicky off my putter.
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    Ping G400 MAX 9*.
    Ping G 3 wood.
    Taylormade Aeroburner 4h.
    Ping I200 4-PW.
    Vokey SM6, 50F, 54S, 58K.
    Cameron & Crown Newport M2.
  • MarkFromTheUKMarkFromTheUK Members  4639WRX Points: 145Handicap: KneePosts: 4,639 Titanium Tees
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    TP5X



    Pro V1X





























    Z Star XV
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    PXG 0811X Gen2 9deg Driver - AD-GP 7TX
    PXG 0341X Gen2 15deg Fairway - AD-GP 8TX
    PXG 0311X Gen2 1 DI - KBS Prototype Graphite 95X
    PXG 0311X Gen2 3 DI - KBS Prototype Graphite 95X
    PXG 0311T Gen2 4-PW - Dynamic Gold X7
    PXG 0311T Sugar Daddy 51 - Dynamic Gold X7
    PXG 0311T Sugar Daddy 56 - Dynamic Gold X7
    PXG 0311T Zulu 61 - Dynamic Gold X7
    PXG Brandon H - 34.5”
    PXG Operator H - 34.5”
    Toulon Indianapolis - 34.5”
    PXG 50/50 Staff Bag
    Bridgestone Tour B X

    KaBoom Baby!
  • rjp217rjp217 Boston, MAMembers  444WRX Points: 144Handicap: 3.7Posts: 444 Greens
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    Prov1x IMO. Feels like an absolute pillow.
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    TaylorMade M3 9.5* (Tensei Pro White 70TX)
    P790UDI 2 (Aldila RIP Alpha 105X)
    Mizuno MP18: MMC FH 3-4 / MMC 5-6 / SC 7-8 / MB 9-PW (KBS Tour 130X)
    Cleveland RTX4 Black 50* (DG TI Onyx X100)
    Cleveland RTX3 Raw 54* / 60* (DG TI Onyx X100)
    '18 TM O-Works 7CH (Black Steel)
  • Gary GutfulGary Gutful Members  1250WRX Points: 162Posts: 1,250 Platinum Tees
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    TP5x. No contest.
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  • MBBGMBBG South of ChicagolandMembers  1723WRX Points: 245Posts: 1,723 Platinum Tees
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    TP5X by a mile



    1a) V1x

    1b) XV
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    ONOFF Labospec 358 — Tour AD TP6
    Titleist TS2 16.5* — Kuro Kage XM 80
    Justick Proceed 21* UT — Nippon GOST 
    Mizuno MP-20 HMB/MB— MITSUBISHI MMT 105/125
    Mizuno T20 50* and 55* — MITSUBISHI MMT 125
    Seven ST 61* Black Boron — MCI Black 125 “mild”
    Epon Ltd Edition I-33 — Matrix PZ-125 Shaft 
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  • 3woodvt3woodvt 5 test drives for clubface contact. #footpowder Members  1679WRX Points: 46Handicap: 2Posts: 1,679 Platinum Tees
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    TPX5 97 compression

    ProV1X 100 Compression

    XV 105 compression (2019 ball 102 compression)
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    Cobra SZ (white) 9* Aldila Rogue 60S
    Callaway XHot proforce V2 S
    Adams A12 17* VTS Proforce 100hs
    Srixon Z585/785 1flat +1loft Project X LZ 6.0
    Ping Anser 49*53*57*
    Ping Zing TR
    Z Star
  • Metro-PAMetro-PA Members  145WRX Points: 45Handicap: 4Posts: 145 Fairways
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    TP5X .... best all around ball on the market.
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  • soregongolfersoregongolfer Roseburg, ORMembers  1563WRX Points: 351Handicap: 3Posts: 1,563 Platinum Tees
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    I'd say the two balls you're considering are pretty equal from 100 yards and in. As you know, the XV is a little harder and spins less.
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  • GooseHookGooseHook Keep it Fraiche Members  12006WRX Points: 506Posts: 12,006 Titanium Tees
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    The new XV feels fantastic off the putter. I haven't tried the new TP5x but the old one is quite similar to how the XV feels now.



    I wouldn't go off the 2018 feedback unless you are buying previous generation balls.
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    SIM 9.0°, Atmos Black 7x
    Flash SZ 18°, VTS Silver 8x
    Mizuno MP Fli Hi 21°, Recoil 110

    X Forged '18  5-P, PX 6.5
    MD Forged 50/54/58
    SM6 62M

    Cleveland Huntington Beach SOFT 11s
    Tour BX



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