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CASIO AMERICA, INC.
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G-SHOCK TURNS HEADS WITH THE RELEASE OF THE X-LARGE COMBI TIMEPIECE
New Large Face G-Shock with Futuristic Appeal
DOVER, NJ, April 6, 2010 — Heeding the call of watch aficionados and G-Shock fans worldwide, Casio America Inc. proudly debuts the G-Shock X-Large Combi (GA100). A formidable analog and digital wrist watch, the GA100 features an extra large 55.0 x 51.2 x 16.9 mm case.
Upholding the distinct G-Shock lineage, the GA100 features the “Three Eyes” (found on its predecessors the DW5900, DW6900 and GW-500) while maintaining unsurpassed water and shock resistance native to all G-Shock watches. A soon-to-be collector’s item, the GA100 includes a riveted dial ring and embossed index that creates a three-dimensional effect on the watch face.
“The G-Shock GA100 is testament of our commitment to our consumers,” said Shigenori Itoh, Vice President of Casio’s Timepiece Division. “We have listened closely and delivered a stylish, large-face, technically advanced timepiece”
Additional GA100 features include large side buttons with anti-skid finish for enhanced functionality, shock resistance, 200M water resistance, magnetic resistant (JIS Class Level I magnetic resistance protects against the effects of magnetic fields. Equivalent to ISO Standard 764), Auto LED Light with Afterglow, 48 City World Time, 1/100 Second Chronograph, and 4 Daily Alarms and 1 Snooze Alarm, and Hourly Time Signal
Available in three fashion forward hues, sentinel black (GA100-1A4), crisp white (GA100A-7A) and hazard yellow (GA100A-9A) for $99. For more information please visit www.gshock.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, business projectors, disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer electronic products. Casio has strived to realize its corporate creed of “creativity and contribution” through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit www.casiousa.com