G-SHOCK launches GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch

G-SHOCK launches GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch (Image via G-SHOCK)
G-SHOCK launches GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch (Image via G-SHOCK)

The G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium sports watch is a stunning new release from the renowned rugged watchmaker. Originally a Japanese exclusive, the watch is now available in the United States. This new version features a sleek carbon fiber and titanium construction, enhancing its bold aesthetic and robust functionality.

G-SHOCK's history dates back to 1983 when Casio engineer Kikuo Ibe sought to create an unbreakable watch. This updated model's sleek titanium and carbon fiber structure highlights its strong functionality and eye-catching design.

About the G-SHOCK watch features, the official website states,

"Whether you’re on the hunt for the best sports watch or simply looking for a durable running watch, our G-Shock Move collection consists of the best sports watches for men in the industry."

The brand further mentions,

"With features like step tracking, heart monitoring, GPS capabilities, and more, these are the perfect watches for running, swimming, biking, and any type of basic workout."

Available now in the US market at $250, the G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch can be purchased from select retailers and the official G-SHOCK website.


G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium sports watch features

G-SHOCK launches GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch (Image via G-SHOCK)
G-SHOCK launches GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch (Image via G-SHOCK)

The G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch's resin band has been updated with a sleek carbon fiber touch, developed in collaboration with Mizuno Technics. This collaboration ensures a high-quality, robust design that withstands various environmental challenges. Titanium on the rear case, lock, and side buttons contrasts with the watch's gunmetal color.

As the official website states,

"This model is made shock-resistant by its materials. Jointly developed with Mizuno Technics Co., Ltd., this model features a strong band made hard to cut by inserting carbon fiber with excellent tensile durability into resin. With attention to even the smallest details, carbon fiber is inserted around the spring bar of the case connecting lug, around the buckle, and into the free loop, etc."

Quartz movement and bezel

A reliable quartz movement is at the heart of the G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch, ensuring accurate timekeeping. The 42.8 mm model features a resin bezel that enhances its ruggedness. This combination of materials and technology guarantees that the watch remains functional and stylish.


Water resistance and solar charging

One of the standout features of the G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch is its 200m water resistance. This feature makes it suitable for swimming, snorkeling, and other water-related activities.

The watch also includes solar charging capabilities, allowing it to recharge using natural and artificial light. This eco-friendly feature ensures that the watch remains powered without frequent battery replacements.

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The brand website further mentions,

"Titanium is used for the metal parts like the back cover, side buttons, and buckle, etc. The back cover is forged to make it shock-resistant and durable. The design leverages the texture of the carbon fiber to create a stylish finish."

Automatic time setup

The G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch also boasts an automatic time setup feature. This advanced function ensures that the watch always displays the correct time, adjusting automatically based on your location.

This feature is particularly useful for frequent travelers and those who need accurate timekeeping across different time zones. The automatic time setup and the watch's other advanced features make it a highly functional and convenient timepiece.

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Carbon fiber touch

The collaboration with Mizuno Technics has led to developing a unique carbon fiber touch on the resin band. This feature not only enhances the watch's durability but also adds a modern, stylish element to its design.

The carbon fiber material is known for its strength and lightweight properties, making it an ideal choice for a high-performance watch like the G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch.

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The G-SHOCK GWS5600U-1 Carbon Fiber and Titanium watch is a remarkable addition to the G-SHOCK lineup. With its advanced materials, reliable quartz movement, water resistance, solar charging capabilities, and automatic time setup, this watch offers both style and functionality.

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