Casio has announced its newest smart watch, the G-Shock GB6900AA series.
The new Bluetooth-enable G-Shock can be synced with an iPhone via the G-Shock app.
Syncing the two devices allows for time-syncing and call and email alerts through the watch’s interface.
The G-Shock also features low energy consumption, using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), which helps it last around 2 years with an average daily Bluetooth usage of 12 hours a day.
The G-Shock features countdown timer; 1/100th second stopwatch; an LED super illuminator; five daily alarms; a mute feature; world time zones; and is shock/water resistant up to 200 meters.
The smart watch is compatible with the iPhone 4S running iOS 5.1.1 and 6.0 and iPhone 5.
The watch is priced at $180 (R1,584).