-Casio will launch a dust and mud resistant G-SHOCK with a dual-layer LCD screen to improve readability
New MUDMAN designed for use in extreme conditions on land offers toughness and a comfortable fit
TOKYO, June 29, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Casio Computer Co., Ltd. today announced the launch of the latest addition to the G-SHOCK brand of shock resistant watches. Part of the dust and mud resistant MUDMAN series of watches designed to function in harsh terrestrial environments, the new GW-9500 features a dual-layer LCD display for improved readability of the digital compass and a slimmer size for an even more comfortable use.
The Master of G line of G-SHOCK watches is designed to meet the needs of professionals who work in extreme conditions, delivering superior performance on land, sea, or in the air with capabilities specially configured for each of these environments. Among these, the MUDMAN watches, which are optimized for use on land, have been popular for the resistance to dust and mud they offer.
Designed for professional users, such as rescue team members conducting missions in harsh ground environments where dirt, sand, mud, dust, or debris tend to accumulate or spread, the new GW-9500 features a rugged build. dust and mud resistant and a dual-layer LCD display, while offering a slimmer profile befitting the latest addition to the MUDMAN series.
The new watch's dual-layer LCD screen improves the readability of the digital compass so it can be used even in low visibility environments. The top layer of the LCD displays the compass heading with a large crosshair graphic, while the bottom layer displays the time and various measurements.
The GW-9500 is also intentionally designed with a slimmer profile to prevent it from interfering with arm movement during critical missions. By adopting a structure where the watch crystal snaps into the bezel and other features, the watch has a 3.4mm slimmer profile than the previous model.*
To ensure operability, the direct sensor button and front button used to take and display sensor measurements are oversized and designed to keep out mud and water.
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