Go Back To School In Style With Casio

Casio's Wide Range of Timepieces and Calculators Offers Function and Fashion For Everyone

Aug 20, 2015, 09:00 ET from Casio America, Inc.

DOVER, N.J., Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is winding down which means it's time to start thinking about fall fashion, and Casio America, Inc. is proud to offer school tools and accessories for every look and lifestyle just in time for back-to-school. Whether you're a varsity athlete, mathlete, avid fashionista or just on the hunt for a new back-to-school look, Casio has something for everyone.

"Back-to-school is a busy and exciting time of the year, and Casio knows students want to start the year in style," said David Johnson, Vice President of Casio's Timepiece Division. "Casio's calculators as well as its Vintage, BABY-G, Solar Runner and PRO TREK timepieces have something to offer everyone in fashionable and functional packages that suit any style either in the classroom or on the track."

For the Fashionista
New classes, new year, new you! Spice up your back to school wardrobe with the BABY-G BA110SN sneaker color collection or the new BA120LP leopard collection launching this September. These timepieces will take you to class with A+ fashion! Perfect for the classroom or the athletic fields, these shock and water resistant models have trendy, colorful faces with black and white bands respectively. At a great price of $120, this collection is a must for your back-to-school shopping list.

For another burst of color, Casio's fx-9750GIIPK offers all of the standard features of an entry-level graphing calculator and is ideal for students in middle school, high school and even college. Available in both blue and pink, the fx-9750GII provides probability, regressions, and unit conversion functions, as well as pie charts and bar graphs. Its icon-based menu is easy to navigate and access functions for a number of common tasks. In addition, the fx-9750GII is permitted for use on all major exams and is available at select retailers nationwide for a MSRP of $49.99.

For a Modern Twist on a Vintage Style
With the retro look making a comeback, Casio's Vintage timepieces are the ideal way to accessorize this fall. This collection, consisting of nine timepieces including the popular LA680WGA-9, never goes out of style. The timepieces have stainless steel bands in either gold or silver that allow you to shine through the hallways, and they also include features such as EL or LED-lit displays, daily alarm, countdown timer and a 1/100th second stopwatch. Casio's Vintage Series is the perfect complement to any outfit and is available at select retailers nationwide for a MSRP of $30-$65 depending on the model.

For the Athlete
From soccer to basketball to cross country, Casio has you covered! Casio's Solar Runner Extra Large STLS110H is the perfect workout companion and uses Casio's unique Tough Solar Power technology, which eliminates the need for battery replacement. Other key features include four daily alarms to ensure you're always ready for your workout sessions or to split up your meal times throughout the day, dual countdown timers for interval training, 1/100 second stopwatch with 120 lap memory to monitor lap and split times for sprints and long distance runs and water resistance up to 100 meters.

An ideal option for outdoor sports is Casio's newest PRO TREK men's timepiece, the PRG300. Equipped with Casio's Triple Sensor Technology, the PRG300 provides more accurate data readings to help navigate through any adventure. The timepiece also offers a direction sensor and pressure sensor for compass capabilities, as well as altimeter/barometer readings and a thermo sensor, all enabling the user to effortlessly check—and record—all the needed information on outdoor conditions.

For additional information on Casio's full portfolio of timepieces and calculators, please visit www.Casio.com.

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.

About Baby-G
Casio's female timepiece brand, Baby-G, was created as a counterpart to its "big brother" G-SHOCK in 1994. The brand exemplifies the meeting of fashion and function for the vibrant, active woman with watches that are stylish, bold, tough and chic. Equipped with the same great functionality that G-SHOCK is known for, Baby-G timepieces are shock and water resistant with multiple daily alarms and stopwatch functions. The brand has partnered with some of the hottest names in music, fashion and pop culture on standout watch collaborations including Ke$ha, Rebecca Minkoff, Joyrich and Married To The Mob. For additional information on Casio's Baby-G line of timepieces, please visit www.Baby-G.com. 

PRO TREK is a line of men's watches designed and engineered to make them essential pieces of outdoor gear including Tough Solar Power, Triple Sensor Technology (i.e. altimeter/barometer, digital compass and thermometer), low temperature and water resistance, daily alarms, a stopwatch, and more. Whether individuals enjoy hiking, camping, mountain biking or hunting, Casio's PRO TREK collection offers rugged, stylish and versatile timepieces for men with features that enhance any outdoor experience. For additional information on Casio's PRO TREK line of timepieces, please visit www.PROTREK.Casio.com.

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