Casio WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch is a ruggedized Android Wear device

Shane McGlaun - Jan 6, 2016, 7:30am CST
Casio WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch is a ruggedized Android Wear device

Casio has unveiled a new Android Wear product at CES 2016 called the WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor watch. The watch has a rugged design that is safe to water depths of 50 meters and built to military standards. The F10 is water resistant in rain and water use scenarios. The watch has Casio apps for outdoor activities like trekking, cycling, and fishing.

The apps are designed to measure changes in the natural environment and to track your activity level. Users can load their own apps to expand the feature set for the watch for specific outdoor activities. The face of the watch is a dual layer display with monochrome and color LCDs.

Measurement data from apps can be shown in color. When ran in timepiece mode, the watch battery is good for over a month per charge. The buttons have a slip free finish and can be operated with gloves on. The band is made from urethane plastic designed to conform to the wrist and be worn for long periods in comfort.

The watch is built to MIL-STD-810 and has several integrated sensors. This sensors can monitor things like compass direction, air-pressure, altitude, sunrise and sunset times, tide graphs, and activity graphs. The watch can also link to Casio Moment Setter+ app on your smartphone with timing and opportunities for activities. Apps include ViewRanger GPS, Runkeeper, and myRadar weather.


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