Casio launched the primary G-Shock watch in 1983. The unique set the bar for robust watches with unimaginable shock resistance to guard the quartz module. It’s a traditional and nonetheless out there for buy in a number of kinds in 2018.
Just lately, Casio launched an all-metal model of the watch that options the long-lasting design however with fashionable know-how like Bluetooth connectivity. This isn’t a smartwatch, however merely a watch that’s a bit smarter than most.
The Bluetooth operate is easy and price a glance. It offers house owners a straightforward strategy to entry settings. As an alternative of navigating by way of the menus on the watch, house owners can use a smartphone app to sync the watch to the cellphone’s time, alter settings and set alarms and reminders. It takes only one button press on the watch and for the proprietor to launch the app. The watch doesn’t should be linked by way of the cellphone’s Bluetooth menu; the app takes care of all of it.
I discovered the expertise a refreshing replace. I don’t want a smartwatch on a regular basis however there are benefits to connecting a watch to a cellphone. If this can be a glimpse at the way forward for timekeeping, I’m all in. I get pleasure from an advanced complication as a lot as the subsequent man, however typically it’s overwhelming to set the first timezone not to mention the alarm. I don’t thoughts when an app can do it for me.