Casio - STB-1000 - Bluetooth & Mobile Fitness Apps Sports Watch

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Casio America has announced the release of a new sports watch that utilizes Bluetooth v4.0 and enables wearers to access personal fitness data from mobile apps, operate a music player on a smartphone, etc.

Casio will display the watch at CES (the International Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, January 7-10.

Through Bluetooth, the watch will tether to your smartphone, heart rate monitor, cycling cadence monitor or other devices to allow you to quickly view data and make adjustments on the fly while exercising.

(Check out the video below to see how it works...)

It works in conjunction with the apps running on your smartphone while you are exercising.  It allows you to very easily monitor your progress on your smartphone while you are in motion by allowing you to keep an eye on the information being displayed on the watch.  It also makes it easy to adjust music or other audio on your smartphone while you are in motion.

It is currently compatible with the following:

  • Wahoo Fitness - by Wahoo Fitness
  • Runmeter GPS - by ABVIO
  • Walkmeter GPS - by ABVIO
  • Cyclemeter GPS - by ABVIO
  • CASIO WATCH+ - By CASIO  

Currently supported phones:

iPhone 5s / iPhone 5c / iPhone 5 / iPhone 4s (iOS 7)

Specifications:

  • Water resistance: 100 meters
  • Accuracy: ±15 seconds per month
  • Battery Life: Approx. 2 years
  • Size: 52.5×47.0×15.5mm
  • Weight: Approx. 55g

Functions:

  • World Time (100 cities, 35 time zones, daylight savings, UTC)
  • Alarm
  • Stopwatch
  • Countdown
  • Timer
  • LED Backlight
  • Vibe alert
  • Tap function
  • Auto-calendar
  • Low battery warning
  • Power saving function

 

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