On July 31, Casio Computer Co., Ltd. announced the “PRT-B50” and “PRT-B50FE” equipped with the quad sensor and smartphone link function, the first in the PRO TREK series, as a new product of the outdoor watch “PRO TREK”. Released on September 6, the tax-excluded price is 30,000 yen for PRT-B50 and 35,000 yen for PRT-B50FE.
The new models PRT-B50 and PRT-B50FE are equipped with a quad sensor that can measure azimuth, barometric pressure / altitude, temperature, and step count, and a smartphone link function.
The face is highly visible with a wide dial combined with a large rotating bezel and an Arabic index. In addition, a urethane band with a 3D texture on the entire surface is used to make the ring difficult to slip. Designed with consideration for ease of use and compatibility with a wide range of outdoor scenes.
The smartphone link function connects to a smartphone via Bluetooth, and performs various operations and settings using the dedicated app “PRO TREK Connected”. A variety of functions to support outdoor scene activities such as location indicators that display the direction and distance to the location recorded in the app, time correction, calculation and recording of calories burned with lifting elements, and creation of trekking logs. .
In addition, various modes to be displayed on the watch body can be selected and the order of modes to be switched by a user operation can be changed. Only the frequently used functions such as timers and alarms are displayed, and frequently used modes can be reached with few operation steps.