Smart watches were associated from the outset with the monitoring of physical activity, but in the case of the Casio Pro Trek you won’t have no doubt about this, since both its design and its benefits were intended for lovers of extreme sports.
Unlike manufacturers of watches which debuted in the market of the smartwatches with premium models and extravagant wearables, Casio decided to adopt a different approach, as your new device is the continuation of a series that debuted approximately 5 years ago, with the only mention of at that time not be speaking too on smart watches.
Casio Pro Trek was announced for the first time at CES 2017. At that time no were to meet several important details, such as the purchase price or availability, but now, 3 months later, the gadget finally has been released.
With the full name Casio Pro Trek WSD-F20, the smartwatch which can be seen in the above image comes preinstalled with Android Wear 2.0 and probably will work great for lovers of the outdoor activities. Nobody will prevent you to take it to the gym, but its design seems more appropriate for the natural environments such as forests, mountains, etc.
In terms of the hardware configuration, the new Casio Pro Trek WSD-F20 brings MIL-STD-801 G certification (water-resistant to 50 meters deep) and a sensor GPS low consumption energy that will record all your routes traversed without using the smartphone without problems.
Through Mapbox, maps of your routes can be downloaded in advance to use it directly from the watch via a mobile internet connection. Also thanks to a function called Location Memory, the WSD-F20 will help you to quickly save the most interesting places which you have found in your path. This is useful for example for photographers to explore nature in search of new sites before going to photograph them.
The new Casio Pro Trek WSD-F20 can already be purchased from the website of the manufacturer with a price of $500, although probably also reach shops of our country in the coming weeks.