G-SHOCK recently announced new designs for the G-SQUAD GBD-H1000 series. There are two designs that combine G-SHOCK red and black with gold colour accents that represent the power of the sun. The black model has a gold ion-plated bezel, encased in semi-transparent resin. As for the red model, it has a black ion-plated (IP) bezel with powerful gold colored accents, encased in black semi-transparent resin.
GBD-H1000 features an optical sensor for heart rate measurement, along with bearing, altitude/barometric pressure, and temperature sensors. Also, a built-in GPS receiver obtains information about your current location which can be used to measure distance, speed, pace, and more. Bluetooth® technology that allow access to your smartphone. By using the apps G-SHOCK MOVE, you can create your training plan based on the target you have set. It will make your watch setting and management of your workouts more easily.
The GBD-H1000 has other features such as the bi-colour moulded buttons that are designed for ease of use. This watch also has a high-definition MIP LCD that makes display information more legible. They have both USB and solar charging, that are supported for the ultimate in everyday practice. The soft urethane band material with many band holes provides a comfortable fit on your wrist.
Pricing and Availability
This G-SQUAD GBD-H1000 series are available at https://www.g-shock.sg/ now and will be available at all G-SHOCK stores from 3rd July 2021.
|Water Resistance||200 meters|
|Communication Specifications||Communication Standard||Bluetooth® low energy|
|Signal Range||Up to 2 meters (may differ depending on surrounding conditions)|
|Positional Measurement||GPS, GLONASS, MICHIBIKI (QZSS)|
|Sensors||Optical sensor (heart rate); magnetic sensor (compass); pressure sensor (air pressure/altitude); thermo sensor; acceleration sensor (step counter)|
|Wrist Heart Rate Monitor||Maximum value: 220bpm; heart rate; target heart rate setting function; pulse zone graphic display; heart rate transition graph: maximum heart rate/minimum heart rate|
|Training Functions||Distance, speed, pace, etc., measured by GPS or accelerometer and displayed; auto/manual lap; auto pause; auto run timing start; target alarm setting (time, altitude, calories burned) on/off switching; training display customization|
|Training Analysis||Training status; fitness level trend; training load trend; VO2max; recovery time|
|Training Log Data||Up to 100 runs, up to 140 lap records per run: elapsed
time, distance, pace, calories burned, heart rate, maximum
heart rate, aerobic training effect, anaerobic training effect
|World Time||38 cities (38 time zones, * auto summertime (DST) switching) and Coordinated Universal Time
* May be updated when connected to a smartphone.
|Stopwatch||Measuring unit: 1 second; measuring capacity: 99:59’59; measuring modes: elapsed time, split time|
|Countdown Timer||Interval measurement (up to 5 timers); measuring unit: 1 second; countdown range: 60 minutes; countdown start time setting range: 1 second to 60 minutes; 1-second accuracy; auto-repeat|
|Alarm||4 daily alarms (with snooze alarm)|
|Other Functions||Mobile Link functions; battery level indicator; power saving (display shuts off after a certain period in a dark location); full auto-calendar; 12/24-hour format; button operation tone on/off; LED backlight (full auto light, Super Illuminator, afterglow with selectable illumination duration: 1.5 seconds or 3 seconds); airplane mode; vibration function|
|Power Source||Solar-powered system (solar-charging system), charging system compatible with dedicated charging cable (requires device with Type-A USB terminal)|
|Continuous Operation||Training mode (continuous GPS measurement) + heart rate monitor function: maximum of about 14 hours
Time Mode (includes step count measurement and notification functions): about 12 months
* Varies depending on usage environment; From full charge, without solar power
|Time Adjustment||GPS signal reception; auto receive (with no mobile link function, time information, once/day); manual receive (position information, time information) Bluetooth®: uses continuous connection with smartphone to auto-adjust time|
|Size of Case||63.0 × 55.0 × 20.4mm|
* Information and pictures courtesy of Casio and Brand Cellar *