Casio ProTrek PAG-240 Watches

Important Information

  • Price — 190$ *average Amazon Price, we may earn commission from purchases
  • Year of first Release —  2010
  • Module Number — 3246
  • Model Range — SOLAR
  • Other Divisions the PAG-240 belongs to: *you may find all watches of the division by clicking on the link
  • Battery Type — Solar (ProTrek Batteries)

PAG-240 Model Range *may be updated


The most distinctive specs of PAG-240 *Editorial
— 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)
— 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)
Sunrise/sunset display (After entering the geographical location, sunrise and sunset times can be displayed for any given date)


Official Marketing Focus from Casio

Constantly evolving and improving the PRO TREK lineup, Casio introduces the PAG240-1, a welcome upgrade to the legendary PAG40. Black resin band watch with neutral digital face.

Official PAG-240 Specs / Features *for base version PAG-240-1

  • Case / bezel material: Resin
  • Resin Band
  • Mineral Glass
  • Direction Bezel
  • 100-meter water resistance
  • Electro-luminescent backlight
    Full auto EL light, selectable illumination duration, afterglow
  • Solar powered
  • Low-temperature resistant (-10 °C/14 °F)
  • Digital compass
    Measures and displays direction as one of 16 points
    Measuring range: 0° to 359°
    Measuring unit: 1°
    20 seconds continuous measurement
    Graphic direction pointer
    Bidirectional calibration and northerly calibration function
    Magnetic declination correction
    Bearing memory
  • Altimeter
    Measuring range: -700 to 10,000 m (-2,300 to 32,800 ft.)
    Measuring unit: 5 m (20 ft.)
    Manual memory measurements
    (up to 25 records, each including altitude, date, time)
    High Altitude / Low Altitude memory
    Total Ascent / Descent memory
    Others: Reference altitude setting, Altitude tendency graph, Altitude differential
    *Changeover between meters (m) and feet (ft)
  • Barometer
    Display range: 260 to 1,100 hPa (7.65 to 32.45 inHg)
    Display unit: 1 hPa (0.05 inHg)
    Atmospheric pressure tendency graph
    Atmospheric pressure differential graphic
    *Changeover between hPa and inHg
  • Thermometer
    Display range: -10 to 60 °C (14 to 140 °F)
    Display unit: 0.1 °C (0.2 °F)
    *Changeover between Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F)
  • Duplex LC display
  • World time
    31 time zones (48 cities), city code display, daylight saving on/off
  • Sunrise, sunset time display
    Sunrise time and sunset time for specific date, Daylight pointers
  • 1/100-second stopwatch
    Measuring capacity: 23:59’59.99”
    Measuring modes: Elapsed time, split time, 1st-2nd place times
  • Countdown timer
    Measuring unit: 1 second
    Countdown start time setting range: 24 hours
    Countdown start time setting range: 1 minute to 24 hours (1- minute increments and 1-hour increments)
  • Daily alarms
    5 independent daily alarms
  • Hourly time signal
  • Battery level indicator
  • Power Saving (Display goes blank to save power when the watch is left in the dark.)
  • Full auto-calendar (to year 2099)
  • 12/24-hour format
  • Button operation tone on/off
  • Regular timekeeping:
    Hour, minute, second, pm, year, month, date, day
  • Accuracy: ±15 seconds per month
  • Approx. battery operating time:
    6 months on rechargeable battery (operation period with normal use without exposure to light after charge)
    23 months on rechargeable battery (operation period when stored in total darkness with the power save function on after full charge)

PAG-240 Comparison Table with similar ProTrek Watches


PAG-240

Price (Amazon)

Year of first Release

2013

2011

2010

Accuracy

±15 seconds per month

Radio-controlled (via atomic watch signals)

±15 seconds per month

SmartWatch Features

No

No

No

STN LCD (more distinct and bigger digits)

Yes

No

No

Cross-Frame Structure (disperses impacts, reinforcing the case’s)

No

No

No

Moon Data (good for fishing and tides)

No

Yes

No

Light

Full auto LED light, LED backlight (Super Illuminator)

Full Auto EL Backlight with Afterglow

Full auto EL light, Electro-luminescent backlight

Case / bezel material

Resin

Resin / Stainless steel

Resin

Glass

Mineral Glass

Mineral glass

Mineral glass

Battery

Solar powered CTL1616

Solar powered CTL1616

Solar powered CTL1616

Size (mm) *we consider 48.9×42.8×13.4 to be a traditional watch size (as in DW-5600). So you are to compare how far or close the watch is to this size

54.6×52.4×14.4

56.3x50.6x15.0

57.3x50.9x15.3


Full features (if you want to know more)


Recent News about PAG-240 

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You ask, we answer…

What does Tough Solar in PAG-240 mean?

CASIO’s original solar-charging system converts not only sunlight but also light from fluorescent lamps and other sources into power.

What is Altimeter in PAG-240?

It’s the electronic mechanism that “estimates” the altitude based on the air pressure.

How does Digital compass in PAG-240 work?

It measures and displays direction as one of 16 points.

What does Barometer in PAG-240 do?

It measures the air pressures and displays tendencies in the weather.

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