Casio G-Schock Releases MR-G Hybrid GPS

337927DOVER, NJ — Casio G-SHOCK has unveiled a new variation of the MR-G series with the release of the MR-G Hybrid GPS watch, available in March 2016.

The G-Shock is known as one of the toughest watches ever made.

The MRGG1000DC-1A timepiece is made in Yamagata Japan, and is designed with a beautiful silver bezel and Akagane accents.  Akagane is a stunning copper alloy with 3 to 5% gold that is most often used in traditional Japanese craftwork.

Upholding the unparalleled craftsmanship & dependability that G-SHOCK MR-G wearers have come to expect, the MRGG1000DC-1A features the hybrid technology of GPS and Multi-Band 6, Tough Solar, Sapphire Glass (Anti-Glare), and Ti-6A-4V+TIC Bezel.  The case and bracelet are made out of Titanium.

The superior timepiece also comes equipped with shock resistance, 200M Water Resistance, Tough Solar, Tough Movement, Latitude Indicator, Airplane Mode, Dual Dial World Time (40TZ, 27 Cities+UTC), LED (Super Illuminator), Neo-brite Luminous Hands, Daily Alarm, Full Auto Calendar, 1/20th Sec. Stopwatch (24min), Countdown Timer (24Hr), Day/Date Display, and a case size of 49.8mm.

The MRGG1000DC-1A MR-G Hybrid GPS will retail for $2,600 US and will be available for purchase March 2016. The model will be sold at key jewelers, select department stores, and the G-SHOCK NYC Soho store.