(Pocket-lint) - Casio has announced a G-Shock ticker successful its Master of G bid that could precise good beryllium its astir utmost yet.
The G-Shock Mudmaster GWG-2000 is the archetypal successful the scope to beryllium made with forged c - a worldly much commonly utilized successful craft oregon racing car manufacture. It is tough, with a tensile operation stronger than stainless steel, yet lightweight and malleable.
Forged c is truthful cleanable for usage successful a ticker designed for utmost sports participants. Casio uses it for the lug that connects the bezel to the set connected either side.
The outer casing is sealed, truthful is mud and particulate resistant. It is waterproof too, down to 200 metres.
There are besides mud resistant buttons, which usage a operation of stainless alloy and an interior silicone buffer worldly to guarantee nary outer substance tin participate done the ticker itself.
In presumption of the case, it is made from c fibre-reinforced resin. And a plan tweak means the extremity effect is 1.9mm slimmer than the erstwhile G-Shock Mudmaster model.
Other features see daze absorption (as with each G-Shocks), a integer compass, barometer, altimeter, and a thermometer built-in.
It supports 29 clip zones, positive vigor question reception for the astir close clip possible. This is checked automatically six times a day.
The Casio G-Shock Mudmaster GWG-2000 volition beryllium disposable from October 2021, priced astatine £699 successful the UK.
Three colours volition beryllium available: stoic monochrome gray, military-look khaki, and soil beige.
Writing by Rik Henderson. Originally published connected 15 September 2021.