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Best Guide to All G-Shock Watches — composed by Experts

[G-Shock Old Alternative] GS-500 started in 1998 and how’s it going now?

GS-500 started in 1998…

With the following Technical Specs / 1789

  • Impact resistant structure (shock resist)
  • Magnetic resistance watch (JIS type 1)
  • Inorganic glass (surface shape: spherical / curved surface)
  • Screw lock type crown
  • Screw back
  • Water resistant to 20 bar
  • Case / bezel material: Titanium / resin
  • Resin band
  • EL backlight (with afterglow function)
  • Accuracy: Average monthly difference ± 20 seconds
  • Battery life: about 3 years
  • EL: Blue Green

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

G-Shock G-100


G-Shock GAW-100


GAW-100 Profile / Casio G-Shock
Average Amazon Price: $180 (yes, we may earn a commission on qualifying purchases from our links to Amazon). Check the Price on Amazon →
Year of first release: 2017
Best for: Top in G-Shock Lookbooks
Lineup: STANDART ANA-DIGI (This Line includes Digital and Analog displays on G-Shocks that are the best in “price/quality” category. Usually have traditional digital functions, but with beautiful hands. Don’t worry, the hands won’t prevent you from seeing digits, since there is a special Hand Shift technology that moves them to the neutral position) All G-Shock Standart Ana-digi Watches →
Nominations: best design, best price
The most distinctive specs:
200-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
Tough Solar (CASIO’s original solar-charging system converts not only sunlight but also light from fluorescent lamps and other sources into power)
Radio-controlled Watch; Multi band 6 (additional way for time sync. This watch receives time calibration radio signals that keep the displayed time accurate)
Other colors and full specs: GAW-100 Wiki Page
Only Limited Editions: GAW-100 Limited Editions

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