Update 28/07/2013 – New price bringing the price down to £34.13.
29/05/2013 – Today’s watch is feature packed watch yet falls nicely into our under £50 category. Whilst it’s not unheard off to pick up a Casio G-Shock for under £50, you usually have to settle for some obscure bright colour. This Casio AW-590-1AER is available in black, with a black face for under £45.
Auto LED Light – A Light-emitting diode (LED) is used to illuminate the watch face. Neobrite – A luminous coating provides long-term illumination in the dark after only a short exposure to light. World Time – Displays the current time in major cities and specific areas around the world. Stopwatch – Accurate measurement of elapsed time with a touch of a button Countdown Timer – A stopwatch that counts backwards: When 0 minutes, 0 seconds is reached, the timer emits a 10-second signal tone. 5 Daily Alarms – The daily alarm reminds you about recurring events with an acoustic signal at the time you have set. Water Resistant – 200 Meter – suitable for swimming or snorkelling Shock Resistant – construction protects against impact and vibration.
RRP is £79.99 however this feature packed watch can be yours for just £41.71 delivered. That makes this one of the cheapest G-Shock watches currently available. Priced from £70 on most other UK watch sites.
It’s been a while since we have featured a watch in our £50 or less category. The Casio however has recently been reduced and is available for £47. This G-Shock watch features include World Time, Countdown Timer, 5 Daily Alarms and is Water Resistant to 200m.
An electro-luminescent panel causes the entire face to glow for easy reading. Includes an After-Glow feature that keeps the illuminator turned on for a few seconds after the light button released. The daily alarm reminds you about recurring events with an acoustic signal at the time you have set. You can also activate hourly time signals (each hour). This model has 5 independent alarms. Shock Resistant construction protects against impact and vibration.
RRP is £90, however this is offered for £47 delivered, saving you 48%. A few stores are offering this for £50 to £70 plus but this is the cheapest and dispatched and sold by Amazon.co.uk.
Casio G Shock MT-G gents watch with black and rose gold plated multi dial, and black plated stainless steel case and bracelet. Features include daily alarm, solar powered movement, shock resistance and water resistant up to 200 metres
MT-G (Tough Movement): The contrasting, stainless steel and resin hybrid structure of MT-G just got tougher. Introducing the MTG1500-1A with Tough Movement and Multi-Band 6 Solar Atomic Timekeeping.
Tough Movement is an auto-hand location technology that checks and automatically adjusts hand positioning at 55 minutes after every hour. By employing an LED to detect hand-gear positioning vs. the internal time counter within the IC, the watch can detect any inconsistency and correct itself.
Couple Tough Movement with the watches ability to receive time calibration signals from up to 6 transmission stations worldwide (including the recently constructed transmission station in China) and you have one powerful timepiece.
RRP is £550 however we’ve found this for £412 at Goldsmiths saving you 25%.