Casio Men's 'G SHOCK' Quartz Resin Casual Watch GA-700-2A
With the launch of its first watch in November 1974, Casio entered the wristwatch market at a time when the watch industry had just discovered digital technology. As a company with cutting-edge electronic technology developed for pocket calculators, Casio entered this field confident that it could develop timepieces that would lead the market.
Today, Casio is focusing its efforts on solar-powered radio-controlled watches: the built-in solar battery eliminates the nuisance of replacing batteries, atomic timekeeping means the users never have to reset the time. Recently, Casio launched a series of Bluetooth watches that sync to the users cell phone to automatically update the time. Casio is always moving time forward.
- Case/bezel material: resin, shock resistant, 200m water resistance, led light (super illuminator), world time, stopwatch, countdown timer, 5 daily alarms, hourly time signal, hand shift feature
- Full auto-calendar, 12/24-hour format, analog: 2 hands (hour, minute (hand moves every 20 seconds)), digital: hour, minute, second, pm, month, date, day, approx. Battery life: 5 years on cr2016
- Quartz Movement
- Case Diameter: 52.8mm
- Water resistant 200m (660ft):Ì_åÇÌÎÌ__in general, suitable for professional marine activity and serious surface water sports, but not diving