Casio Releases G-SHOCK Watch That Communications With iPhone Using Bluetooth

Posted September 5, 2012 at 5:53pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 22030 views

Casio has released a the GB-6900AA, a shock-resistant watch that communicates with the iPhone via Bluetooth v4.0.

The G-SHOCK line of watches is always evolving in terms of technology and performance innovation. This time, G-SHOCK has taken another step forward by incorporating Bluetooth v4.0 into this new model, which features the round-shaped design popular in the G-SHOCK brand around the world.

This new watch communicates with the iPhone to perform various functions such as notifying the wearer of incoming calls and enabling iPhone alarm and vibration functions from the watch button. In addition, the watch can automatically adjust itself to exact time according to different time zones by synchronizing itself to time data received from the iPhone.

The GB-6900AA is finished with other features and styling to represent its technological advancement, including a high-brightness LED backlight and a special "G" logo indicating compatibility with Bluetooth v4.0 technology. It will be released in five different colors.

iPhone 4S Mobile Link Features:
● Notification of incoming calls via the watch
● Finder function to enable iPhone alarm and vibration functions from the watch
● Warning vibration when the watch loses its connection to the iPhone
● Automatic time correction by synchronizing with time data received from the iPhone
● Built-in tilt sensor to detect movement in the watch to automatically reconnect to the iPhone

U.S. pricing or availability hasn't be announced yet but The Verge reports the GB-6900AA and GB-5600AA will be available in Japan for ¥18,000 (about $230) in October and November, respectively.

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Carlos - September 7, 2012 at 1:41am
You can find this wacht on
Vssk - September 6, 2012 at 1:39pm
Waste of money
steve nash - September 6, 2012 at 1:30pm
I dont use a watch because of my smart phone
Kornmehl - September 6, 2012 at 5:05am
What a pile of crap
Nice - September 5, 2012 at 6:36pm
The ultimate in fashion designed to maintain your virginity.
Casio6 - September 6, 2012 at 3:07am
HA! I actually laughed out loud at that! Thanks!
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