Casio G-Shock GLX-5600


About GLX-5600 in Short. G-SHOCK, the watch that has long supported the world’s top surfers and extreme sports enthusiasts, introduces the latest additions to the G-LIDE lineup of sports watches. These models are based upon the DW-5600, the slim, compact G-SHOCK designed to hug the wrist. A Tide Graph on the display provides the modern surfer with essential information about surfing conditions. The metal face and spatter mirror finish of the Tide Graph display, as well as the high-gloss finish the band and bezel all combined to add a touch of quality and elegance to the design. The band is decorated with pin stripe lines that are similar to popular surfboard designs.


General Information

Price$110 *average Amazon Price, we may earn commission from purchases
Year of First Release2008
Battery Type CR2025 (Casio Batteries)
Manual3151 (official)

GLX-5600 Model Range *may be updated

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Casio GLX-5600 on the wrist!


Official GLX-5600 Specs / Features *for base version GLX-5600-1

  • Case / bezel material: Resin
  • Resin Band
  • Shock Resistant
  • Mineral Glass
  • 200-meter water resistance
  • Electro-luminescent backlight
    Auto light switch, afterglow
  • Flash alert
    Flashes with buzzer that sounds for alarms, hourly time signal, countdown timer progress beeper, and stopwatch auto start
  • World time
    29 time zones (48 cities), daylight saving on/off
  • Moon data (moon age of the input data, moon phase graph)
  • Tide graph (tide level for specific date and time)
  • 1/100-second stopwatch
    Measuring capacity: 23:59’59.99”
    Measuring modes: Elapsed time, split time, 1st-2nd place times
    Other: 5-second countdown auto start
  • Countdown timer
    Measuring unit: 1 second
    Countdown range: 24 hours
    Countdown start time setting range: 1 minute to 24 hours (1-minute increments and 1-hour increments)
    Others: Auto-repeat, progress beeper
  • Multi-function alarms
    3 independent multi-function alarms (2 one-time alarms and 1 snooze alarm)
  • Hourly time signal
  • Full auto-calendar (to year 2099)
  • 12/24-hour format
  • Button operation tone on/off
  • Regular timekeeping: Hour, minute, second, pm, month, date, day
  • Accuracy: ±15 seconds per month
  • Approx. battery life: 7 years on CR2025
  • Size of case : 46.7×43.2×12.7mm
  • Total weight : 52.5g

Recent News about GLX-5600 

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You ask, we answer…

What does 200-meter water resistance in GLX-5600 mean?

The watch is good for swimming but not for deep diving.

What type of battery does GLX-5600 have?

7 years CR2025.

Does GLX-5600 have alarm?

Yes, it has 3 independent multi-function alarms (2 one-time alarms and 1 snooze alarm).


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