The thing is most G – shock models are currently made in either Thailand or Malaysia instead of Japan.
Located on the third floor of the CentralWorld shopping mall (within walking distance from the Chit Lom and Siam BTS stations), the G – Shock Casio store has a lot to offer.
You can correct the time zone for your Casio G – Shock in less than five minutes. Press and hold the top left button your Casio G – Shock wrist watch while in regular Timekeeping Mode. Wait for the City Code on the display to start flashing, indicating that you have entered the correct setting screen.
The genuine G-Shock comes with a comprehensive instruction manual and many details about the watch. A tag with a code is also something that an original G-shock includes. The code matches the one displayed on the MRP sticker. You can also use the code for checking your watch on the Casio’s website.
Not only are G – Shock watches extremely durable and practical, they also offer a fashionably rugged style that is unmatched by other brands. In addition to making useful tool watches, G – Shock has evolved into a popular streetwear fashion brand that offers a large variety of unique timepieces.
Update: In 2019, Casio announced the G-D5000-9JR, an 18-karat gold G-Shock based on the classic square case design that will retail for ¥7,700,000 JPY (~$69,533.49 USD as of 2/25/19), making it the most expensive G-Shock of all time by an extremely wide margin.
Most G-Shock batteries can last two years or more, with some models lasting decades if treated well. Their solar-powered watches can last for seven months without charging.
The price of G – shock watches in India starts merely from Rs. 3,995 which is not very much unaffordable among the watch loving people. G – Shock is an icon of Casio which are resistant to shocks and that is why people love them. Their sleek patterns keep them alive.
Why is the time as set by the time calibration signal one hour off? This is because the watch is not making allowances for Daylight Saving Time (summertime). Change the watch’s DST setting* to “Auto DST”, and it will adjust the hour setting automatically.
The ps is “power saving”. When its turned on the watch turns off when its left in an area of darkness for a period of time. Lt is auto light switch on.
Current models of G – shock change the time zone automatically , so the first thing you are prompted to do is choose a city code for where you live or at least for a city in the same time zone .