Friday, August 9, 2013

Casio Releases 30th Anniversary G-Shock Watch the G-Shock DW-5000C

G-Shock 30th Anniversary.jpg
A back to back Casio posting here on the blog!
It seems my infatuation with Casio's G-Shock line of watches has carried over into a second post in as many days.
While perusing the 'net, I found that Casio is currently getting ready to celebrate the birthday of the G-Shock… the 30th birthday to be precise (man does that make *me* feel old).
While one of the things I love about these watches is their price tag (which isn't cheap, but isn't expensive either), this one definitely breaks that rule.  Most G-Shock watches are sub $300 and many are just a bit over $100.
However, this one will be retailing for $900.  That's because instead of a resin casing, this bad boy has a stainless shell body & band.  This increases the weight from the usual 2.8 oz to 6.6 oz, but it also provides a styling that lets you wear the one with a suit.  Pretty cool if you ask me.
It's also solar & sets with the atomic signal (like the one I blogged about yesterday that is currently on my wrist).
Want all the details on this one plus its siblings that will be available this fall for the 30th anniversary?

No comments:

Post a Comment