Casio G-SHOCK introduces the latest color addition to the men’s GRAVITYMASTER series with the GA1100-1A1. The watch, which is built specifically for aviation experts, will now come in G-SHOCK’s “Black Out” colorway, featuring slight accents of white, blue and red on the face and hands.
The GA1100-1A1 boasts G-SHOCK’s twin-sensor technology of a digital compass and thermometer – which allows for accurate bearing and temperature readings, as well as Dual Dial World Time display. Other premium features include an auto LED super illuminator and neo-brite luminous hands and markers to allow for maximum visibility in dark environments.
Each model also comes equipped with standard G-SHOCK technology of shock resistance and 200M water resistance, as well as world time (in 31 time zones and 48 cities + UTC), four daily alarms and one snooze alarm, a 1/100th stopwatch and countdown timer and 12/24 hour formats – all in a 52.1mm case.
The GA1100-1A1 will retail for $250, and will be available for purchase beginning in March 2018 at G-SHOCK retailers,, including select Macy’s and jewelers, shopcasio.com, and the G-SHOCK Soho Store.
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Year of first release: 2015
Lineup: GRAVITYMASTER (Developed in response to pilots’ needs, these tough watches offer improved accuracy, strength and practicality. Famous for unique and beautiful aviation design (usually analog) and advanced technologies.) All G-Shock Gravitymaster Watches →
Nominations: best design, best resistance
The most distinctive specs:
– 200-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
– Digital compass (measures and displays direction as one of 16 points)
– Thermometer (can measure and display the outside temperature in a range from -10 C to 60 C)
– Dual Time (In addition to the time in your current location, which is indicated by wide hour and minute hands, a second time can be indicated by the dial at 9 o’clock)
Other colors and full specs: GA-1100 Wiki Page