The DW-D5500 models are based on the DW-5500 Series, with its distinctive fully covered button construction, to which has been added a metal display frame and EL backlight. DW-D5500 feature a classic look combined with some of the latest G-SHOCK technology and design features.
These are the latest additions to the G-LIDE collection of G-LIDE sports watches preferred by the world’s top surfers and extreme sports enthusiasts. Features include Tide Graph to keep the modern surfer informed of tide conditions. The GWX-8900 comes in a choice of refreshing green or blue and features tide and moon data for 100 points around the globe, plus solar powered operation, and MULTIBAND 6. This makes the GWX-8900 the perfect watch for surfers who chase waves around the globe. The G-LIDE lineup continues to expand with new and exciting models that are both fashionable and suitable for extreme sports enthusiasts.
• 100 preset sites for which tide information is available.
Introducing RANGEMAN, the latest addition to the Master of G series of tough and rugged timepieces that are designed and engineered to stand up to the most grueling conditions imaginable. RANGEMAN is Triple Sensor equipped, which makes it capable of keeping altitude, barometric pressure, temperature, and direction readings at your fingertips. Cylindrical buttons provide outstanding operation and improved resistance to impact. The frequently used sensor button (center right) has a metal cover that protects it against lateral impact and keeps foreign matter out. Pressing the sensor button in any mode takes you directly to a sensor screen. Each sensor mode has its own audible tone, which means you can determine which mode you are entering without even looking at the watch. All of this plus one-touch time recording, one-touch elapsed time measurement, world-renowned G-SHOCK toughness and durability, and much more makes RANGEMAN the perfect choice for rangers, rescue crews, and anyone else whose profession or activities demand unfailing reliability.
Here are some exciting new color variations for the big case G-SHOCK 8900 Series. High-gloss aluminum for the bezel, and contrasting case and band colors provide strong visual impact and striking color combinations.
These models are new variations on the bigger and better versions of the worldwide popular 6900 series. An impressive list of features includes 10-year battery life, high-intensity LED illumination, α gel shock-resistant construction, and much more. The GD-X6900-1DR model comes with a black ion plated buckle.
Vibration Alert This new G-SHOCK is designed and engineered for those special dark, secret missions that demand something extra. The timer function is has a large, specially designed easily identifiable dedicated button for quick and sure operation under the toughest of conditions. When the timer reaches the end of its countdown, you can select to be alerted by either a vibration operation or a tone plus LED flash operation. The special shock absorber design of the back of the watch helps to ensure that vibration is felt by the writs. A high luminance LED can be configured to light for one, three, or five seconds, and an Auto Light feature cause the face to illuminate whenever the watch is tilted towards the face for reading.