Specifications: Shock Resistant, 200M Water Resistant, Vivid Color Gloss with Metallic Dials and matching LCDs, EL Backlight with Afterglow, 25pg Databank Memory capacity: As much as 25 sets of data each and every set including; Name (8 characters) and telephone number (12 digits) Other: Auto-sort, World Time 29 time zones (30 cities) city code display daylight saving on/off, Day Counter Routinely counts down the days from the current date to a target date Memory capacity: 5 records (8 characters each and every), 5 Day-to-day Alarms, Hourly Time Signal, 1/100 second stopwatch Measuring capacity: 23:59’59.99” Measuring modes: Elapsed time split time 1st-2nd place times Countdown Timer Measuring Unit: 1-second Input Range: 1 minute to 24 hours (1-minute increments and 1-hour increments), Full Auto Calendar (pre-programmed until the year 2099), 12/24 Hour Formats, Button Operation Tone on/off, Accuracy: +/- 30 seconds per month, Battery: CR1616, Approx. battery life: 3 years, Module 3189/3252
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 a company with state-of-the-art electronic technology developed for pocket calculators, Casio entered this field confident that it would develop timepieces that would 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 Routinely update the time. Casio is all the time moving time forward.