Casio has announced the launch of its First Ever Android Smartwatch

Android Smartwatch

Casio Computer Company has announced the launch of its first ever Smartwatch, the Smart Outdoor WatchWSD-F10. The company states the said watch is durable and designed for outdoor activities such as trekking and mountain biking.

The Smart Outdoor falls into Android Wear device category. Users can customize it with apps of their choice. It has the capability to measure altitude, air pressure, as well as sunrise and sunset times. The Smart Outdoor WatchWSD-F10 is water resistant up to 50 meters with a compass and accelerometer.

The front of the watch is equipped with a double-layered LCD screen.  One is monochrome and the other color. In the monochrome watch mode, the battery can last over a month long showing the time. In the color mode, users can display their applications.

The Smart Outdoor watch even has an application that enables users to connect the watch to the digital Casio EXILM Outdoor Recording Gear EX-FR100 to control the camera from a distance.

At the moment, Casio’s Smart Outdoor Watch will belaunched only in the US market. It is priced at $500 and will be available for purchase from April 2016 onwards.