Casio WSD-F20A Smartwatch has been announced by the Japanese watch maker. It is expected to release on 1st May, 2018. The pricing and availability is unknown.
Casio WSD-F20A Smartwatch has been unveiled. The expected date of release is 1st May, 2018. Pricing details are not revealed, however, it will set buyers back by $399 (approx. 26,000 INR). This smartwatch is only available in Indigo Blue color and comes with accessories like AC adapter and a proprietary charger cable.
One month ago, Casio came up with the limited edition WSD-F20SC smartwatch of which just 700 units were said to be available once it goes for sale in late June this year. Both the wearable has similar features. As a part of company’s extensive Pro Trek smartwatch lineup, the Casio WSD-F20 was also showcased at CES 2018.
Casio WSD-F20A Features and Specs
Casio WSD-F20A sports a 1.32-inch dual layer TFT LCD and monochrome LCD with 320×300 pixels of resolution. It runs Android Wear 2.0/ Wear OS out-of-the-box. This smartwatch is water resistant up to 50 metres. It also has MIL-STD-810G standard approval along with low temperature resistance up to 10-degree Celsius. It even comes with offline support for Color Maps. According to the company, the battery backup of Casio WSD-F20A is claimed to last more than a month just on a single charge when in Timepiece mode. It consists of a magnetic charging terminal which utilises almost 2 hours for a single charge at room temperature.
Talking about connectivity, the Casio WSD-F20A has options of GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1 (low energy). Sensors on board include gyroscope, compass, altitude sensor, air pressure sensor, and accelerometer. The weight of this wearable including wristband is 90 grams and comes in a dimension of 61.7×57.7×15.3mm. As for compatibility, the Casio WSD-F20A goes well with Android smartphones that run Android 4.3 or later. Not only this, it is also compatible with iPhone that runs iOS 9.0 or later, i.e.; iPhone 5 and above. However, the functionality is limited for iOS.