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.
Being square never looked so good. These timepieces, inspired by the classic design of the DW-5600 from G-Shock actually have an octagonal case shape and button guards that prevent accidental operation. A large case, available in a host of colors with matte finishes and a 7-year battery make for stylish and reliable timepiece. Matte resin band digital watch with grey face.
Square watch with digital display featuring LED light, daily alarm, and hourly time signal
42.4 mm stainless steel case with mineral dial window
Quartz movement with digital display, 1/100 Sec. Stopwatch
Resin band with buckle closure
Water Resistant; Accuracy : ±30 Seconds a month