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Casio G-SHOCK Introduces New, Limited-Edition Turquoise Frogman Dive Watch

If you’re a Casio G-SHOCK watch aficionado, the company recently unveiled a new, limited-edition color scheme for the men’s Master of G Frogman GWFD1000 series.

The GWFD1000MB-3 now features a bright turquoise shade that shines even in the darkest depths of the ocean.

Built specifically for divers, the new watch features ISO 200-meter/656-feet water resistance as well as G-SHOCK’s Triple Sensor technology that includes a depth gauge, digital compass and thermometer.

The water depth function measures down to 80 meters/262 feet in 10-centimeter/4-inch increments; the water temperature function measures in 0.1 degree Celsius increments, and the compass-bearing function, which features auto horizontal compensation, measures in one-degree increments even when tilted.

The dive mode, data memory function, and full-auto LED backlight also add to the watch’s superior functions, providing high visibility underwater.

In addition to dive-specific functions, the GWFD1000MB-3 is a pretty damn cool watch in and of itself, with Multi-Band 6 technology. A carbon insert band, sapphire crystal to prevent scratching, and a stainless steel case with diamond-like coating, ensure the watch is tough enough to withstand the harshest of diving conditions.

Casio G-SHOCK's New, Limited-Edition Tuquoise Frogman Dive Watch
Casio G-SHOCK’s New, Limited-Edition Turquoise Frogman Dive Watch

Each model also comes equipped with standard G-SHOCK technology of shock resistance, as well as Tough Solar power, tide/moon graphs, world time (31 time zones, 48 cities + UTC), four daily alarms and one snooze, 1/100th second stopwatch and countdown timer — all in a 53.3mm/2.1-inch case.

The GWFD1000MB-3 model will retail for US$1,000/933 Euros beginning in May 2017, but if you want it you’ll have to come to the USA to get it — New York City to be exact. It’ll be available for purchase exclusively at the G-SHOCK Store in Manhattan.

John Liang
John Lianghttps://www.deeperblue.com/
John Liang is the News Editor at DeeperBlue.com. He first got the diving bug while in High School in Cairo, Egypt, where he earned his PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Red Sea off the Sinai Peninsula. Since then, John has dived in a volcanic lake in Guatemala, among white-tipped sharks off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, and other places including a pool in Las Vegas helping to break the world record for the largest underwater press conference.

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