This model possesses tough solar and multi-band 6 Atomic timekeeping technology housed within an even slim profile octagonal case. Non-stop tough solar power provides energy by way of a small solar panel combined with a large-capacity rechargeable Battery that enables various energy-hungry functions to operate smoothly. Black resin Band digital watch with neutral face. auto light feature will not work if the battery level falls below medium (marked as m on the face of the watch). turn on or off the auto light function by holding down the light button and turn wrist at a 40 degree angle towards the user in a dark environment
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 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 gets rid of 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 mechanically update the time. Casio is at all times moving time forward.
Made in america or Imported
Casual solar-powered watch with a couple of functions including multi-band atomic timekeeping, shock resistance, LED backlight, world time (29 time zones, 48 cities), city code display, five day by day alarms, 1/100-second stopwatch, countdown timer, full auto-calendar, battery indicator, and power-saving function
Approximate battery life: 10 months on full charge (without further exposure to light)
Water resistant to 200 m (660 ft): In general, suitable for professional marine activity and serious surface water sports, but not scuba diving