What is a G-Shock Watch?
The Casio G-Shock range of watches has been around for more than twenty-five years. These watches are durable and shock as well as water resistant; the epitome of all that is tough and reliable. Whether you are a sports person or an avid adventurer, you will love the design and style that the G-Shock offers. It is an ideal chronometer for sportsmen including swimmers, rock climbers, mountain bike racers among others. This is because, these wonders of art and science can withstand gravity shocks, water, mud and sweat, at the same time looking and feeling great for the wearer. The straps are sporty and very hardy yet low maintenance, the material being such that the watch keeps looking nice and new even after long usage.
Practical Features of a G-Shock Watch
Apart from its rugged good looks and knock-proof qualities, the basic G-Shock has many other specifications that make it the ideal watch for all kinds of sportsmen and challenge seekers. LED light allows for quick checks and the Neo Bright luminous feature provides light in the dark for which very short spans in light will be enough to work. 29 time zones and 27 cities anywhere in the world help you to stay well oriented on your course. Water resistance up to 200 metres and a countdown timer allowing setting 5 alarms is a great sports feature. There is also an automatic restart system, a stopwatch, a calendar and an alarm even fitted with a snooze on the little work of art!
In one-time specialised models of Casio watches, there are functions to suit different sports. For instance, G-Shock Gulfman comes with features to track cycles of the moon, tidal movements and a basic corrosion-proof feature. In addition, it incorporates a timer for yacht boats and relay races along with timers for other sports activities.
Another version of the G-Shock which is very popular is the Mudman. This watch is designed for extreme sportsmen to keep time while being at ease at the back of their minds due to their watches being protected from any damage by mud or sleet while they carry out their activities. This way, the watches do not hinder the performance of the wearer and they can display their full potential. These watches are usually favoured by motocross and dirt bike racers.
How a Casio G-Shock Watch Helps You Perform Well
G-Shock watches have become especially renowned for being a necessary fashion accessory as well. This is due to their fame through celebrities who are energetic youth icons like James McAvoy and Bradley Cooper showing them off in some of their movies. While being such symbols of trendiness and simplicity, these extreme wear sturdy Casio watches have some hefty benefits as follows:
They are water resistant: Even if you are not a professional swimmer, you would no doubt like to own something that you do not have to worry about when going for a dip in the local pool. They are certified to resist water as deep as 200 meters.
Shock resistance: This was a feature that was present in the earliest models of the G-Shock and which is the basis for its recognition and fame. It has been proven so by the experts dropping the chronometer out of the second floor of a building without the least damage to the screen or parts.
Stopwatch feature: There is a stopwatch function in every G-Shock which is a great sports utility.
Inbuilt alarm and snooze: There is an option for great time management with these watches’ alarm system. There are more than two alarm settings as well as a snooze feature in each of these G-Shocks watches. This helps in keeping up with tough exercising schedules.
Chic factor guaranteed: Even sportsmen and women do not want to miss out on the latest trends and theseCasio G-Shock watches make that possible. They are good-looking timepieces which look great with any outfit without looking like sports watches.
Whichever type of Casio G-Shock watch one buys, he/she is sure of one thing and that is the durability of the watch and its extreme hardiness in any weather condition. The guarantee of safety and the extremely long battery life add to the list of their advantages.
Author Bio: Philip Geyer is a businessman and runs his own little fashion store in the downtown of Copenhagen. He is glad to be able to sell and represent one of the leading Danish designer watch providers Uretilalt and their Uretilalt Casio ure collection).