We mentioned before that Casio would be entering the smartwatch market and that time has come. Casio just announced the WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch that is built to withstand harsh elements. This wearable device is ready for rough use but like any other smartwatches in the market today, it’s designed to provide digital support for the wearer.
The Casio WSD-F10 boasts of water resistance so you don’t have to worry about it getting wet. It’s one rugged watch that you can use for outdoor adventures such as cycling, fishing, or trekking. It’s even ready for any level of shock and vibration. Device has passed US military standard MIL-STD-810 so you know it’s one durable smartwatch. This one also runs Android Wear which means you can use compatible apps.
This new Casio watch comes with a dual layer display with color and monochrome LCDs. On smartwatch mode, the color screen is preferred. If you simply want the Timepiece Mode, the monochrome display will do.
Other features of the Casio WSD-F10 include a ViewRanger GPS app for trekking, Runkeeper, MyRadar, Timepiece Mode. Specs include a 1.33-inch dual layer display, 320 x 300 pixel resolution, Bluetooth 4.1, WiFi, and a Lithium-ion battery that can last for more than one day.
You can watch Casio’s full press conference below. Be warned, it runs for over 40 minutes: