Shock resistant; led light World time (29 time zones/48 cities/UTC) 4 alarms and 1 snooze; 1/100th sec. Stopwatch Countdown timer (24hr); 12/24 hr. Formats Water resistant to 100 M (330 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 found out digital technology. As an organization with state-of-the-art electronic technology developed for pocket calculators, Casio entered this field confident that it might develop timepieces that may lead the market.
Today, Casio is focusing its efforts on solar-powered radio-controlled watches: the built-in solar battery removes 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 mobile phone to mechanically update the time. Casio is all the time moving time forward.