Give Dads and Grads a Gift They Will Appreciate


Casio’s Range of Timepieces and Projectors Has Something for Everyone

DOVER, NJ, June 9, 2017 – With graduation season in full swing and Father’s Day just around the corner, once again consumers are on the lookout for the perfect gift. Casio America, Inc. has a range of products that have gift-givers covered. For those recent graduates ready to roam the great outdoors and Dads looking to upgrade their at-home movie night experience, Casio has something for everyone.

“As a leader in innovative technologies, Casio covers a broad range of product categories, giving consumers plenty of options during times of gift giving," said Yuji Sasajima, CEO of Casio America, Inc. “The best way to show someone you care is by giving them a well thought out gift that goes with their personality and hobbies. The many options Casio’s product portfolio provides ensures your gift will be appreciated."

The Traveler
Casio’s EDIFICE line of timepieces ensures the traveler in your life is on time no matter where they roam. The newest EDIFICE models, such as the EQB501D-1A and EQB501DB-2A are equipped with Casio’s Mobile Link Technology and by downloading the CASIO WATCH+ app to their smartphone, users are connecting via Bluetooth® SMART. Linking the watch to a smartphone provides access to the correct time, not only in the current location but over 300 cities around the world, even updating automatically for time zone and Daylight Saving Time changes. In addition, Casio’s Mobile Link Technology provides enhanced accuracy by automatically syncing to a time server on the internet four times a day or can be easily synced by a one-push reset.

The elegant and sophisticated design of the EDIFICE line features a solid stainless steel band and case that are protected with a scratch resistant mineral crystal. A 3D dial, speed indicator, alarm, stopwatch and is 100 meter water resistant making an EDIFICE timepiece the ultimate gift for the traveler in your life.

The Outdoor Enthusiast
If the man in your life is an outdoorsman, the PRO TREK Line of Casio Timepieces is a must-have tool, especially when the weather warms and they look to tackle new adventures. The rugged and versatile PRG600Y-1 features Casio’s Triple Sensor Version 3 Technology which includes a direction sensor for compass readings, pressure sensor for altimeter/barometer readings and a thermo sensor. In addition, it features an easy to read dial that has three-dimensional index marks and broad hour and minute hands for optimum visibility, with large numerals at the 12, 3, and 9 o’clock positions. Not only will they not get lost, but they can be assured if the weather pattern changes, they’ll be able to get back before the skies open up. Other features include 29-city world time + UTC, 100 meter water resistance, five daily alarms, full auto double LED lights with afterglow and more.

If you’re looking to take your gift giving to the next level, the PRO TREK WSD-F20 Smart Outdoor Watch , boasts GPS capabilities, full color map display, offline map usage functionality, is 50M water resistance, and has been tested to military standard specifications, and is powered by Android Wear 2.0. Designed for outdoor enthusiasts, PRO TREK Smart includes custom apps for outdoor activities including trekking, cycling, fishing, paddling and skiing. The WSD-F20 is also equipped with a pressure sensor (altimeter/barometer), compass and accelerometer. The Tool app displays direction bearing, altitude measurement, atmospheric pressure measurement and also provides sunrise/sunset data, full tide graphs and an activity graph With a soft urethane band, button guards, protective bezel, and side buttons of varying sizes, the WSD-F20 offers enhanced operability and toughness, making it an even more useful piece of outdoor gear.

The Movie Buff
Upgrade the at-home movie experience with an innovative and affordable projector from Casio’s Advanced Series. The XJ-F210WN model is powered by Casio’s LampFree® technology. By combining a laser and LED light source, Casio LampFree projectors are a unique, high-brightness, mercury-free instrument that uses half the amount of power per unit than traditional lamp-based counterparts. The XJ-F210WN is fully equipped with the features necessary for any home theater system - two HDMI terminals as well as a USB power supply and it has a 20,000-hour estimated operating life so any couch potato can indulge in a marathon movie night. Full brightness is achieved as fast as five seconds from the time it is powered on and can be powered off with just the push of a button - no cool-down period needed. And if movies aren’t their thing…gamers will love an enlarged screen to really get their game on!

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

Casio’s EDIFICE collection reflects a distinct sense of style by providing men with features that are ideal for professional and weekend lifestyles. The collection speaks to upwardly, mobile men whose goals lie anywhere from the boardroom to the ballpark. With a variety of aristocratic, sleek styles, Casio’s EDIFICE timepieces possess features including multi-layered dials, world time, daily alarms, and more. Made with strong, comfortable band materials of resin and stainless steel, each style exudes an attractive, sophisticated look. For additional information on Casio’s EDIFICE line of timepieces, please visit

About Casio LampFree® Projectors
Casio’s portfolio of LampFree® projectors combines a laser, a fluorescent element and an LED light to deliver a mercury-free hybrid light source that lasts up to 20,000 hours while sustaining a high brightness and keeping maintenance costs to a minimum. Casio has four series of LampFree® projectors that are available for home, business, education and commercial applications - Slim, Core, Advanced, and Ultra Short Throw. For additional information on Casio’s projector series and LampFree® technology, please visit.

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, mobile presentation devices, 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