Casio’s new G-Shock changes the way watches are built

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Casio’s iconic G-SHOCK line of watches gets a new model that may look classic, but is structurally quite different. The GA-B001 models feature an all-new integrated bezel and band construction for absolute strength.

This special integrated design allows for more brutal wear.
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While watches usually have two parts, the watch itself and the strap, this GA-B001 model comes with an integrated bezel. The band is integrated into the bezel, which comprises two separate components that connect at the 9 and 3 o’clock positions.

The new watches on display.
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Plus, the molded construction follows the lines of the wrist, minimizing the gap between wrist and watch for a better fit.

GA-B001 models have classic black and red colors at RM645.
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The inspiration for these watches comes from virtual reality, with a design intended to evoke a gateway to the worlds of virtual reality. The new model features a geometric dial design and round indexes.

GA-B001 models feature the G-Shock in classic black and a bold new shade of red and retail for RM645, while GA-B001G models feature a gradient color print in blue and red respectively for a cool look and sell out at RM695.

The GA-B001G have a more translucent touch in red and blue.
(Credit: Casio)

The new watches will be on sale in Malaysia from October 7 at all Casio Malaysia and G-Shock stores online and in-store.

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