We recently talked about Apple planning to introduce a secure version of its Apple Watch smartwatch, as the popular “watch” brand has demonstrated its version of such a device. The new Casio G-Squad PRO GSW-H1000 is made in a typical G-Shock design and at the same time has full smartwatch functionality, thanks to Google’s Wear OS platform.
The novelty with dimensions of 65.6 × 56.3 × 19.5 mm and weighing 103 grams is shock-resistant and capable of diving to 200 meters. The watch received a full set of sensors and sensors needed to track activity (15 types of outdoor workouts and 24 in the gym) and its owner’s state. In particular, the GSW-H1000 is equipped with an optical heart rate sensor, compass, altimeter, accelerometer, gyro meter, GPS, etc.
The touchscreen 1.2-inch clock display consists of two layers – a permanently working b / w screen for displaying the time and a second color display with a resolution of 360 × 360 pixels for more detailed information, including navigation, sensor data, etc., 5 days of autonomy with maximum use of all functions up to 1 month with the color screen turned off. A full charge from the magnetic adapter takes about 3 hours.
With support for Wear OS by Google, all activity and workout information is synchronized with the Google Fit app. The owner also receives support for compatible apps from Google Play and notifications from the smartphone. The watch also has a microphone and speaker, which allows you to receive calls in headset mode. Bluetooth 4.2 LE and Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n are responsible for wireless protocols.
Casio G-Squad PRO GSW-H1000 smartwatch will be available from mid-May in black and red design options for $699.