The G-Shock line has been a benchmark in the world of quartz watchmaking for more than 35 years. Their models are not only robust and reliable, suitable for the most difficult conditions, but also very affordable. The latest in the 5000 series, the G-Shock 5000 It is in line with the famous indestructible brand and offers great improvements.
It was in 1983 that the 5000 series appeared. Since then it has been enriched with many models with different materials and colors, including, recently, this new SMG-B5000TB. It incorporates the form and functionality of the original 1983 with, in addition, a high-end finish and subtle details.
Like the original, this watch has an octagonal case. However, here it is composed of lightweight titanium coated with DLC and completed by an antireflective sapphire crystal. Aesthetic level, Casio He has also added touches of gold on the buttons, bezel and horns. For the bracelet, Casio changes from the traditional resin, preferring to use the same material as for the case.
In terms of performance, here we have a very tenacious watch, capable of diving up to 200 m (20 ATM) and equipped with many functions in addition to the time, such as date, month, perpetual calendar, a 1/100 second Chronograph With 24-hour recording, five alarms, 24-hour countdown, AM / PM indicator and automatic time calibration. Thanks to Bluetooth, the SMG-B5000TB You can also connect directly to your smartphone through the G-Shock mobile application, which offers other practical features.
This watch works with Casio’s Tough Solar technology, which allows you to charge the battery with solar energy. Its autonomy is estimated at a maximum of 22 months in the dark after a full charge.
With its solid and comfortable wrist structure, its timeless design, this SMG-B5000TB I should definitely attract fans of G-Shock. There are two versions available: GMWB5000TB-1 (black) and the GMW-B5000TCM-1 (gray camouflage).
Price: GMW-B5000TB-1ER: € 1,590 and GMW-B5000TCM-1: € 1,650