[G-SHOCK 2023] GMD-S5600BA — One-Tone Black and White

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Introducing a fresh addition to CASIO’s renowned G-SHOCK watch collection, the popular GMD-S5600 series now features a new color variant. This square model, which pays homage to the original DW-5600, boasts a slimmer and more compact design. The sleek black model, known as GMD-S5600BA-1, and the elegant white version, named GMD-S5600BA-7, are both available for purchase at the price of 13,200 yen.

The GMD-S5600 series initially launched with four models in January 2023, followed by three monochromatic options in July of the same year. The recently unveiled GMD-S5600BA-1 and GMD-S5600BA-7, respectively showcasing black and white aesthetics, embody a sense of simplicity that effortlessly complements any fashion style. While retaining the iconic square shape of the original G-SHOCK, the GMD-S5600 series has been meticulously resized to ensure comfortable wear for a wider audience. The monochromatic black and white designs exude a casual charm, effortlessly blending with various fashion choices.

Measuring 45.7 mm in length, 40.5 mm in width, and 11.9 mm in thickness, the watch weighs approximately 41 g and offers a remarkable water resistance of up to 20 atmospheres. Powered by a CR1616 battery, this timepiece guarantees a battery life of approximately three years. Functionality-wise, it incorporates a stopwatch, timer, alarm, fully automatic calendar, 12-hour and 24-hour display options, as well as an LED backlight with an afterglow feature.

GMD-S5600 Profile / Casio G-Shock
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Year of first release: 2023
The most distinctive specs:
The iconic square design (inspired by the first and origin G-SHOCK DW-5000C)
Smaller and thinner version of the G-SHOCK icon model DW-5600
200-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
Super Illuminator (LED light for digital display)
Basic but useful functions (1/100-second stopwatch (24 hours), countdown timer, alarm, calendar, etc)
Other colors and full specs: GMD-S5600 Wiki Page

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