I don’t plan to activate my Arccos Caddie account until next year will I need to subscribe when I activate? Follow No, the sensor firmware in the 2nd Generation version is unique and will ensure that whenever you activate your Arccos Caddie account you will not need to subscribe. Related articles How can I differentiate between both versions? Are the sensors in the 3rd Generation version different from the sensors in the 2nd Generation version? Will the 3rd generation sensors look different from the 2nd generation? Will I be affected by this change as an existing Smart Grip/Smart Set (i.e. PING or Cobra) subscriber? Will the 2nd generation and 1st generation non-subscription versions ever require a subscription?