NEW – The famous “Casioak” with octagonal bezel from the Japanese brand is riding on its success, and finally dares the premium 100% metal finish.
Good news for lovers of beautiful watches at reasonable prices: the G-Shock GM-B2100 is back this summer in three Premium steel versions. Three models with stainless steel case, bracelet and bezel. A new all-metal construction eagerly awaited by fans of this model, which was quickly nicknamed the “Casioak”, which also raised its price; now count 549 € to offer you one, against about 200 € of ordinary. Not enough to have your wrist ripped off this summer, but a larger sum all the same, even if it represents a most reasonable investment, basically.
Three ion-plated colors are offered here for an all-metal design: Shiny Silver (GM-B2100D), Black (GM-B2100BD), and Rose Gold (GM-B2100GD). The metal finish also explains this price increase: in order to ensure the shock resistance of these metal-coated watches, the shock-resistant structure created for the emblematic shape of the all-metal GMW-B5000 has also been adopted for the screwed case. , bracelet and bezel seals of these watches. Fine resin damping elements have also been installed between the stainless steel bezel and the case to protect the module from shocks. Bezel and case have been precision assembled in a meticulous process of forging, cutting and polishing, which also extends to the front and back of the case, ensuring a high level of precision and of adjustment.
For the occasion, the case dimensions have been slightly reworked, with 49.8 mm × 44.4 mm in diameter and 12.8 mm thick; Not enough to discourage the thinnest wrists, however… The case has a structure with three ribs to distribute the shocks on the connecting piece of the bracelet. The two-layer construction ensures that the built-in dial and the LCD screen have different surfaces. The precision injection molding technology used by Casio’s Yamagata factory also provides meticulous design and detailed surface finish. The dial ring is finely polished after being tinted by PVD. The coating of the indexes and the hand highlights the metal structure of the dial and the stainless steel design of the watch. Modernity obliges, this GM-B2100 connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth and the dedicated application. The icing on the cake, this new collection is recharged with solar energy to power all its functions: LED lighting, alarm, countdown… Do you already have a “Casioak”? But who forbade owning more than one, starting with this new premium metal version? The archetype of the beautiful and innovative watch, to be worn every day.
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