DOVER, N.J., March 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Casio America, Inc. announced today that its award-winning Smart Outdoor Watch will be available for purchase beginning March 25th, 2016. Unveiled in January at CES 2016, the WSD-F10 wrist device is powered by Android Wear and is optimal for the outdoors, boasting water resistance up to 50 meters, and tested to military standard specifications to ensure it can withstand a variety of rugged activities. Outdoor adventurers can purchase their WSD-F10 online. Casio's experience in the timepiece industry is reflected in the WSD-F10's ease of use as an everyday watch, with large buttons and a slip-free finish. The wristband is made from soft urethane that conforms to the wrist and can be comfortably worn for extended periods.
The new watch comes equipped with a wide range of useful apps and features that are perfect for a tech-savvy outdoor enthusiast. Users can check direction, altitude, atmospheric pressure, sunrise and sunset times, tide graphs and activity graphs, and more. They can also tap into apps such as email alert, weather, maps, voice search and more to help them stay connected while navigating the outdoors. Additionally, users can also load their own apps to expand the feature set for alternative outdoor activities.
Since its debut at CES, the WSD-F10 has received several accolades for its innovative technology, including: Android Authority, Best of CES 2016: The Most Impressive Products from the Show; Android Central: Top Picks for CES 2016; Digital Trends: Top Tech of CES 2016; Engadget: Best of CES (Finalist); Men's Health: The 10 Most Exciting Products at CES 2016; Reviewed.com: CES Editors' Choice Award; Ubergizmo: Best of CES 2016; and Wareable: Best Wearable Tech Product.
Casio's Smart Outdoor Watch is available in Red, Green, Black, and Orange online on Amazon, Google Store™, REI and ShopCasio for a MSRP of $500.00.
For additional information on Casio's Smart Outdoor Watch WSD-F10 or full portfolio of timepieces, please visit: www.Casio.com.
* Android Wear and Google Store are trademarks of Google Inc.
About Casio America, Inc.
Casio America, Inc., Dover, N.J., is the U.S. subsidiary of Casio Computer Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, one of the world's leading manufacturers of consumer electronics and business equipment solutions. Established in 1957, Casio America, Inc. markets calculators, keyboards, digital cameras, mobile presentation devices, disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer electronic products. Casio has strived to fulfill its corporate creed of "creativity and contribution" through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit www.casiousa.com.
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