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[G-Shock Old Alternative] DW-5000 started in 1983 and how’s it going now?

DW-5000 started in 1983…

With the following Technical Specs / 1545

  • 1/100-second stopwatch
    • Measuring capacity: 00’00″00 ~ 59’59.99″ (for the first 60 minutes) 1:00’00 ~ 23:59’59 (after 60 minutes)
    • Measuring capacity: 1/100 second (for the first 60 minutes) 1 second (after 60 minutes)
    • Measuring modes: Elapsed time, split time, 1st-2nd place times
  • 12/24-hour format
  • Accuracy: ±15 seconds per month
  • Approx. battery life
  • Auto-calendar (to year 2039)
  • 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)
    • Other: Auto-repeat
  • Electro-luminescent backlight
    • Afterglow
  • Hourly time signal
  • Multi-function alarm
  • Regular timekeeping
    • Hour, minutes, seconds, am/pm, month, date, day
  • Shock resistant (G-SHOCK)
  • Size of case / total weight
    • 48.9 X 42.8 X 13.5 mm / 78 g

We think the next modern G-Shock Watches have a strong origin with DW-5000 and you may easily buy them:

G-Shock DW-5600

DW-5600E-1VQ
DW-5600E-1VZ

DW-5600 Profile / Casio G-Shock
Average Amazon Price: 50$ (yes, we may earn a commission on qualifying purchases from our links to Amazon)
Year of first release: 1996
Best for: Small Wrists
The most distinctive specs:
– 200-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
– Flash alert (flashes with buzzer that sounds for alarms, hourly time signals)
– Stopwatch with 24-hour Measuring capacity
– Countdown timer with Auto-repeat
Other colors and full specs: DW-5600 Wiki Page

G-Shock DW-5610

DW-5610SUS-5

DW-5610 Profile / Casio G-Shock
Average Amazon Price: 140$ (yes, we may earn a commission on qualifying purchases from our links to Amazon)
Year of first release: 2020
Best for: Small WristsTeenagersMilitary, Army and Police Use, Top in G-Shock Lookbooks
The most distinctive specs:
– 200-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
– Bezel molded using two layers of different colors
– Utilitarian colors that go well with street fashions
– Electro-luminescent backlight
– Flash alert (Flashes with buzzer that sounds for alarms, hourly time signals)
Other colors and full specs: DW-5610 Wiki Page

G-Shock GMW-B5000

GMW-B5000-1

GMW-B5000 Profile
Average Amazon Price: $450 (yes, we may earn a commission on qualifying purchases from our links to Amazon)
Year of first release: 2018
Lineup: ORIGIN (The Line includes watches that are almost the same by design as the first “5600” G-Shock model produced in late 1983. Modern series are of course modified versions as regards of technologies and functions but still have an oldschool and very popular look.) All G-Shock Origin Watches →
Best for: Small WristsOffice and Formal Wear, Top in G-Shock Lookbooks
The most distinctive specs:
G-SHOCK Connected App (you may manage all watch settings through your phone)
Tough Solar (CASIO’s original solar-charging system converts not only sunlight but also light from fluorescent lamps and other sources into power)
Mobile link (Wireless linking using Bluetooth(R)) (for time sync with your phone data)
Radio-controlled Watch; Multi band 6 (additional way for time sync. This watch receives time calibration radio signals that keep the displayed time accurate)
200-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
Other colors and full specs: GMW-B5000 Wiki Page

G-Shock GW-B5600

GW-B5600-2

G-Shock GM-5600

GM-5600-1

GM-5600 Profile
Average Amazon Price: $190 (yes, we may earn a commission on qualifying purchases from our links to Amazon)
Year of first release: 2019
Lineup: STANDART DIGITAL (This Line includes Digital G-Shocks that are the best in “price/quality” category. Usually have traditional digital functions.) All G-Shock Standart Digital Watches →
Best for: Small WristsOffice and Formal Wear, Top in G-Shock Lookbooks
The most distinctive specs:
200-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
Steel bezel (uses resin for the case interior and stainless steel for the bezel cover, creating a look of elegance while maintaining light weight and a great fit to the wrist)
Other colors and full specs: GM-5600 Wiki Page

G-Shock GWX-5600

GWX-5600WB-5

G-Shock GW-M5610

GW-M5610-1ER

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