Casio has presented three more versions of their popular G-Shock Pathfinder range. Among enthusiasts, the Pathfinder is known for its rugged durability with functionality specifically designed for those spending their holidays not on a salty beach, but in forests and mountains. Available soon as refs. PAG240-1, PAG240B-2, and PAG240T-7, the three gadgets offer the same approach to an exterior design that seems to be inspired by their highly successful G-Shock line but are targeted at persons leading an even more active lifestyle.
Buyer's Guide / Japanese / Swiss
Summer is in full swing and people are flocking to the seaside to swim, and dive, and have fun. And some are still not sure what kind of diving watch should they choose before going underwater. In this small overview we at WorldWatchReview.com try to find an ideal 'real' diving tool for our readers covering both the "affordable" and "premium" categories of mechanical divers.
With this new Casio G-Shock Frogman GWF 1000-1 model, the iconic Frogman -the model that was created specifically for scuba diving- has received a major facelift. Of course, being a member of the G-Shock family, the update wasn't limited to just looks like it is almost always the case with dressier Submariners and hundreds of wannabes. The main change is hidden behind the timekeeper's resin-clad outer shell.
The Japanese watchmaking brand has started selling its new Orient Sporty-Automatic Open Engine Sports CDB02004B with a popular "open heart" dial cutout that gives you a birds-eye view of the engine that makes it tick.
Japanese / Quartz
Coming in an easily recognizable sporty design and having its case treated with scratch-resistant ion-plated 'patina', the new Casio G-Shock GIEZ GS1300B-1A quartz chronograph is literally stuffed with advanced technology. Its main problem, perhaps, is the lack of its own identity, but that's probably the whole idea behind the G-Shock line of extra-durable timekeepers: everybody must know at the first glance what he or she is dealing with.
Japanese / Quartz
The new Casio G-Shock MT-G (MTG1100-1A) features an advanced (some may even call it revolutionary) Tough Movement technology. Simply put, the watch automatically checks positioning of its hands every hour or so against correct time broadcasted by a nearest atomic clock and adjusts them to a proper position, if needed, to always display correct time.