As part of the ongoing Amazon Prime Day launches, Casio has announced its G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 Smartwatch, which, in a typical G-Shock fashion, a rugged outdoor watch for everyday health monitoring and training.
As for its design, the G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 features a circular dial with multiple buttons on the sides. It comes with an HD memory-in-pixel LCD display with high contrast. Moreover, the smartwatch also features large non-slip buttons for better operation.
The rugged smartwatch, on the fitness front, packs a heart rate sensor with VO2 max measurement, a built-in miniature sensor (which measures compass bearing, altitude, barometric pressure, and temperature), an acceleration sensor — good for measuring step count — and a GPS chip.
Like any traditional smartwatch, the G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000, too, can pair to a smartphone via Bluetooth in order to display notifications, calls, e-mails, text messages, and so on. As per Casio, the smartwatch can last up to 14 hours on a single charge. It can be topped up via a USB port at the back. In addition, the smartwatch also supports solar-powered charging, allowing the user to operate it in Time Mode, which only allows step measurement and notifications functions.
As for its pricing, Casio has priced the G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 Smartwatch at ₹39,995. It is now available on Amazon India and CasioIndiaShop website. You can grab the smartwatch in either black or white band colours.