“PRW-60” achieved downsizing by adopting triple sensor Ver.3 and radio wave solar, adopting integrated lug type case back crown, flat spring to front button, and improving sensor position. “PRW-50” which changed the index to arabic with the high function as it is appeared in June.
The slender hour and minute hands are adopted, and the mode hand at the 10 o’clock position is also simplified. The design is put in more orthodox watch manners. There are many people who welcome the high time visibility of the Arabian Index. It is also a point that it became easy to buy in price.
The size is 50.5 × 47.2 × 13.3 mm, and the weight is 70 g. IP treatment of SS and case and bezel. Automatic needle position correction function.
PRW-50 Profile / Casio ProTrek
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Year of first release: 2019
Nominations: best design, best functions, best size
The most distinctive specs:
– 100-meter water resistance (good for swimming but not for deep diving)
– Low temperature resistant (stable operation of the watch is guaranteed even at a temperature of -20°C)
– 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)
– 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)
– Barometer (measures the air pressures and displays tendencies in the weather)
– Altimeter (The electronic mechanism “estimates” the altitude based on the air pressure)
– Smart Access (the system for analogue movements achieves multi-functionality and easy operability simultaneously through a combination of multiple motors and an electronic crown)
– Tough Movement (A CASIO-original thin analog movement made possible by hybrid mounting protects against damage and enables auto home position correction that helps keep you on time all the time)
– STN LCD for easy reading
– Full auto double LED light (Neon Illuminator for the face, LED light for the LCD
Other colors and full specs: PRW-50 Wiki Page