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- Quartz movement
- Daily alarm, countdown timer, 1/100 second stopwatch
- Accuracy: +/-15 seconds per month (with no signal calibration); world Time (48 Cities), Shock Resistant
- LED Light with Afterglow; hourly Time Signal; auto Calendar (pre-programmed until the year 2099); 12 and 24 hour formats
- Water resistant to 660 feet (200 M): suitable for recreational scuba diving
The Casio Men's G-Shock Multi-Band Atomic Solar Analog Watch #AWG100-1A features a dramatic black dial face, which comes encased by a sturdy mineral dial window. Embellishing the face, stand-out indexes bring at-a-glance readability while a day-date-and-month calendar, a daily alarm, and a countdown timer enhance your timekeeping experience. The sleek, black resin band comes equipped with a durable buckle closure. Other details include a stationary resin bezel and 45-millimeter stainless steel case. Blending sporty looks with a technical efficiency, this stunning timepiece is built to accentuate your sophisticated style. Powered by analog-quartz movement, this watch is also water resistant to 660 feet.
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.
- Product Dimensions: 4.8 x 3.1 x 2.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 4.8 ounces
- ASIN: B001A5HWH8
- Item model number: AWG100-1A
- Date first available at Amazon.com: July 7, 2004
- Domestic Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S. and to APO/FPO addresses. For APO/FPO shipments, please check with the manufacturer regarding warranty and support issues.
- International Shipping: This item is not eligible for international shipping. Learn More
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|Brand, Seller, or Collection Name||Casio|
|Dial window material type||Mineral|
|Case material||Stainless Steel|
|Case diameter||45 millimeters|
|Case Thickness||15 millimeters|
|Band width||25 millimeters|
|Calendar||Day, date, and month|
|Special features||alarm-feature, Shock resistant, Water Resistant|
|Item weight||4.80 Ounces|
|Water resistant depth||660 Feet|
Top Customer Reviews
The atomic system and solar power are really convenient as other reviewers describe them, and you don't have to do anything to keep this watch working accurately. I just grab it and put it on my wrist in the morning! Even though it's casual, it can be worn for work as well as recreation. Of course, this is G-Shock, so you don't have to worry about doing damage to it at all, while washing your hands, taking a nap, and even playing sports in the rain!
Personally, I like analog watches better than digital ones because you can quickly see the time in stead of having to picture the clock face in your head. But it's convenient to have digital display, too, to view the exact minutes and seconds. This watch is basically analog, but has digital display, as well, so you can enjoy the best of both worlds! Just a note, this watch doesn't have second hand (but you can see seconds on the digital display), and the minute hand moves every twenty seconds. It's kinda fun to watch.
The only change that I would make is to have the whole face illuminated, including digital display. The LED light only lights up the analog portion of the watch from the bottom of the watch face, and you cannot see the digital display in the dark (You can see the analog portion clearly without any trouble). So you shouldn't expect to set the alarm in the dark.
But over all, I'm quite satisfied with this watch and would recommend it to anyone looking for a tough, reliable, and good looking timepiece.
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I gave this product a 4-star rating because of some of the downsides of this watch. The light does not allow reading the digital displays, and the round digital displays are small when looking at the date, the secondary time (from another city), the timer and the stopwatch (imagine 4 digits cramped in the left-hand round digital display). It is fine when the display on the left shows the day of the week (first three letters show). The display on the right always shows the seconds (or 1/100 second with the stopwatch) with big enough numbers. I would have gladly given this watch 5 stars if it had not been for these little inconveniences. Since I wear my watch very casually, not for sports, I try to look for reasonably-priced watches with character and unusual features. This one is perfect and elegant in all social situations, as well as FULLY customizable: date, time (12 or 24H) or day in the left-hand round display,(alarm on/off), hourly chime ON/OFF, atomic auto-setting of the watch ON/OFF, Power saving function ON/OFF, even the beep made when you press the Mode button can be turned off. A great timepiece.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Love design, But ...trying to set time is ridiculously hard. Setting digital time is ok, but getting those hands in the right place when trying to switch to daylight saving... Read morePublished 1 month ago by MikeT80
I've had this watch for over 4 years. Still looks and runs great.Published 3 months ago by Mark McNeil
This watch is perfect for the very active! We have had this watch for almost 6 years now! My husband wears this all the time, especially at work and it has been through a lot! Read morePublished 7 months ago by Busybee
It was my go to watch when I was deployed. Very sturdy and great product.Published 8 months ago by B. D
Watch worked great for three years and stopped working. It blanked out and there is only letter "c" blinking on it. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Santhosh Kumar
Furious, I received a paint damaged watch that was more than used. The worst part is I gave it to my husband as a birthday gift.Published 14 months ago by Nicole L. Adams
Great watch. Tough and sturdy. And the solar batteries means no worries with battery replacements. Had it for almost 6 years now. Still going strong. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Mr. Felix Lam