Equipped with Casio’s widely popular direct one-touch Triple Sensor technology, the PRG260 features three sensors, a pressure sensor for measuring barometric pressure and altitude, a thermo sensor for measuring temperature and a direction sensor for taking compass readings. It also features a rotating stainless steel bezel and duplex LCD compass where the directional pointers seem to float on the digital display while the rotating bezel allows for aligning with a map. Other useful functions include sunrise and sunset times, 48-city World Time, Tough Solar power, and an Auto Light feature that illuminates the display whenever the watch is tilted towards the face for reading. Black resin band digital watch with black/silver/orange face.
With the launch of its first watch in November 1974, Casio entered the wristwatch market at a time when the watch industry had just discovered digital technology. As a company with cutting-edge electronic technology developed for pocket calculators, Casio entered this field confident that it could develop timepieces that would lead the market.
Today, Casio is focusing its efforts on solar-powered radio-controlled watches: the built-in solar battery eliminates the nuisance of replacing batteries, atomic timekeeping means the users never have to reset the time. Recently, Casio launched a series of Bluetooth watches that sync to the users cell phone to automatically update the time. Casio is always moving time forward.
Designed to be a resilient, high-performance timepiece, the PRG260 offers a duplex LCD display, Casio’s one-touch Triple Sensor Technology and Tough Solar Power. The one-touch Triple Sensor Technology offers a pressure sensor for measuring barometric pressure and altitude, a thermo sensor for measuring temperature and a direction sensor for taking compass readings. The PRG260 also includes a stainless steel rotating bezel, which allows users to switch their focus between time and compass measurements. The PRG260 is designed for adventure-seekers and lovers of the great outdoors, the PRG260 is a resilient high-performance timepiece that offers a variety of different features such as a duplex LCD display, Casio’s one-touch Triple Sensor Technology and Tough Solar Power.
Tough Solar Power, Digital Compass, Altimeter, Altimeter Memory, Barometer, Thermometer, Sunrise/Sunset Data Displays sunrise time and sunset time for a specific date, Daylight pointers, 200M Water Resistant, Low Temperature Resistant (-10 C / 14 F), Full Auto EL Backlight with Afterglow, Duplex LCD, World Time, 31 times zones (48 cities), city code display, daylight saving on/off, 5 Daily Alarms
Hourly Time Signal, 1/100 second stopwatch, Countdown Timer, 12/24 Hour Formats, Full Auto Calendar (pre-programmed until the year 2099), Button operation tone on/off, Storage Battery: Solar Rechargeable Battery, Battery Power Indicator, Power Saving Function, Approx. battery life: 6 months on full charge (without further exposure to light), Module 3173