Casio has launched a new smartwatch with both solar and USB charging. It comes with a heart rate monitor, built-in GPS, and five sensor functions. Read more to find about Casio G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 Smartwatch Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
The Casio G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 is priced in India at Rs 39,995. It is available via the CasioIndiaShop website and Amazon.
As part of launch offers, Amazon Prime members can get 10 percent instant discount maximum Rs 1,500) on purchases made via HDFC Bank credit card and debit/credit card EMI transactions.
Highlights and Features
- HD memory-in-pixel (MIP) LCD display
- Curved back cover
- Circular dial
- 20-bar water resistance
- Five sensor functions
- Rugged exterior
- Shock-resistant structure
- Optical heart rate sensor
- VO2 max measurement
- Built-in GPS
- Solar charging
- USB charging
The new smartwatch sports an HD memory-in-pixel (MIP) LCD display with high-contrast and large non-slip buttons. A curved back cover has a soft urethane band for comfort.
The Casio G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 features a circular dial with multiple buttons on the sides. It is available in White and Black bands.
The new wearable supports 20-bar water resistance (can survive 200m underwater). It comes with an optical heart rate sensor and offers VO2 max measurement.
The Casio G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 uses heart rate and running speed to calculate the maximum consumable oxygen uptake per kilogram of body weight in one minute.
A built-in miniature sensor takes measurements of compass bearing, altitude, barometric pressure, and temperature. There is also an acceleration sensor to measure step count and distance travel.
The new smartwatch comes with a built-in GPS. There is also a vibration notification function that allows users to get alerts for calls, emails, and messages.
The Casio G-Shock G-Squad GBD-H1000 supports solar-powered charging for daily use. However, with solar charging, it operates in Time Mode (only allows step measurement and notifications functions).
The new wearable can also be charged via a USB port at the back. It is sais to deliver up to 14 hours of usage with 2.5 hours of charging.
Additional features on the device include five sensor functions, a rugged exterior, and a shock-resistant structure (prevents direct shock to the glass and buttons).
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