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[G-Shock Old Alternative] AW-500 started in 1989 and how’s it going now?

AW-500 started in 1989…

With the following Technical Specs / 380

  • Impact resistant structure (shock resist)
  • Screw back
  • Water resistant to 20 bar
  • Resin band
  • Dual time
  • Stopwatch (1/100 second, 60 minutes total)
  • Time alarm / time signal
  • Auto calendar
  • 12/24 hour system display switching
  • Accuracy: Average monthly difference ± 15 seconds
  • Battery life: about 3 years

We think the next modern G-Shock Watches have a strong origin with AW-500 and you may easily buy them:

G-Shock AMW-500


AWM-500 Profile / Casio G-Shock
Average Amazon Price: 500$ (yes, we may earn a commission on qualifying purchases from our links to Amazon)
Year of first release: 2020
Best for: Office and Formal Wear, Top in G-Shock Lookbooks
The most distinctive specs:
– Full Metal Come back from 1989 (updated version of the first G-Shock analog-digital model AW-500 that proved to the whole World – the hands, gears, and other small parts of analog watches can be shock resistant)
– Radio-controlled Watch; Multi band 6 (additional way for time sync. This watch receives time calibration radio signals that keep the displayed time accurate)
– Tough Solar (CASIO’s original solar-charging system converts not only sunlight but also light from fluorescent lamps and other sources into power)
– World Time (Ideal function for business people or travelers who want to control two times at one display)
– Day of the week languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian)
– Screw Lock Back (Premium Feature)
– Case / bezel material: Stainless steel (it was never before)
Other colors and full specs: AWM-500 Wiki Page
Only Limited Editions: AWM-500 Limited Editions

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