I love the square watches that G-shock make particularly the GWm5600BC – but they do others which are equally fantastic …
The green GWM5610 – get it here
Atomic Multi-band self-adjusting
Receives time calibration signals and corrects the time automatically. Casio watches with Wave Ceptor technology receive radio waves carrying American Standard Time data transmitted from Fort Collins, Colorado. It then corrects the time automatically for one of four U.S. cities you pre-select depending on your time zone and displays the time.
- Correct time reception, self adjusting.
- Self-adjusts to time zone differences, wherever you go from coast to coast! * after home time is set
Compatibility with all six transmission stations worldwide:
Multi Band 6 is the worlds first radio-controlled system built to receive time calibration signals from six transmission stations: two in Japan and one each in North America, the United Kingdom and Germany, plus the new station in China.
- Miniaturized, shock-resistant, high-sensitivity amorphous antenna.
- Large-capacity, power-saving LSI controlling 6-station radio wave reception.
Get the GWX5600 here
New York, NY, August 2, 2010 — Casio America, Inc. proudly debuts the G-Shock GWX5600B-7, a perfect pairing of the surf-friendly G-LIDE style with advanced timepiece technology. Beach fresh in a shiny black and white colorway, the new GWX5600B-7 features Self-Charging, Tough Solar Power and Self-Adjusting Multi-Band 6 Atomic Timekeeping for superior accuracy and performance.
Self-Adjusting, Multi-Band 6 Atomic Timekeeping – Compatible with all six transmission stations worldwide, Multi-Band 6 is the world’s first radio-control system built to receive time calibration signals from up to six transmission stations: two in Japan and one each in North America, the United Kingdom and Germany, plus the new station in China. Through a miniaturized, shock-resistant, highly sensitive amorphous antenna and large-capacity, power-saving LSI, stable operation of watch functions including 6-station radio wave reception are achieved. With Casio’s Atomic Timekeeping Technology, you will always have ultimate precision.Self-Charging, Tough Solar Power – A tiny, solar panel combined with a large-capacity rechargeable battery enables a variety of energy-hungry functions to operate smoothly. The result is an impressive solar timepiece that assures reliable timekeeping and greatly reduces the need for battery change.
Designed with the surf lifestyle in mind, the new G-LIDE timepiece features a Tide Graph function with 100 pre-set site locations as well as a Moon Age & Phase Data indicator for the ultimate in tide tracking. Performance driven, the GWX5600B-7 additional features include Shock Resistance, 200M Water Resistance, Full Auto EL Backlight, Flash Alert, World Time (31TZ/48 City + UTC), 4 Multi-function Alarms and 1 Snooze Alarm, Hourly Time Signal, 1/100th Sec. Stopwatch, Dual Countdown Timers, 12/24 Hr. Formats, Mute Function and Mineral Glass for unmatched functionality.
“Casio G-Shock is proud to expand our G-LIDE product line for our water sports enthusiasts,” said Shigenori Itoh, Vice President of Casio’s Timepiece Division. “Fusing the high performance G-LIDE with advanced Tough Solar Power and Multi Band 6 Atomic Timekeeping create a truly surfer-focused chronograph.”
nice watches – both atomic (radio sync) and solar powered. Not sure the black face would be very readable.