Quartz movement Protective mineral crystal protects watch from scratches Case diameter: 36.6 mm Resin case; digital-gray dial; day-date-and-month functions Water resistant to 165 feet (50 M): suitable for swimming and showering Perfect for world travelers, language enthusiasts, or anyone looking for a globe-savvy timepiece, the innovative multilingual databank watch by Casio is the transcontinental ticket. The square digital window displays the time (in 12- or 24-hour format), month and date, and the day of the week in up to 13 different languages. (The languages include: English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, Dutch, Danish, German, Italian, Swedish, Polish, Romanian, Turkish, and Russian.) Best of all, this versatile timepiece also serves as a 30-page databank, storing up to eight letters and 12 numerals per page, with a convenient auto-sort function and Reverse and Forward buttons on the bezel. The five multi-function alarms with snooze capabilities make this watch especially ideal for a busy lifestyle and multiple time zones. This watch also features a countdown timer, 1/100 second stopwatch capabilities, and LED light afterglow illumination. The durable black resin band, bezel and case create a sleek and sporty look. This long-lasting watch comes with a 10-year battery, offers water resistance up to 165 feet.
I think this is the best all-digital watch out there right now. It has no unusual features, but it's the least expensive watch to offer a countdown timer, which is what I wanted most, and in a small package. The Casio W71 is the other option. All the rest either lack the timer, have analog hands, or are much larger and heavier. The timex "classic" model, despite some product descriptions, does not have a countdown timer.What puts this one ahead is the size of the display, ..
I just got my Casio watch today. The manual was fairly thick which was mostly translations in a lot of languages. I decided to forgo the manual and see if I could figure out how to set the watch without it. With little effort, I was easily able to figure everything out and set all the functions without any difficulty. The watch has all of it's setting functions labeled on the watch itself. They are named under the glass crystal or impressed in the watch itself or it's buttons. This ..