Casio G-Shock Mudmaster Wristwatch vs Casio G-Shock Smart Watch

The Casio G-Shock Mudmaster Wristwatch vs Casio G-Shock Smart Watch, which would you rather have, if you could only have one? Let’s compare the two Casio G-Shock watches. This is an interesting new-school vs old-school comparison.

Casio G-Shock GSW-H1000-1 “Smart Watch”

Casio G-Shock GSW-H1000-1
Accessory: Dedicated charging cable

The first G-SHOCK smartwatch powered with Wear OS by Google™. A tough case ensures shock resistance and 20-bar water resistance,plus GPS functionality and multiple sensors. Loaded with functions useful for a wide range of activities — from daily workouts to extreme sports.

From Casio, the GSW-H1000, a G-SQUAD PRO smartwatch is powered by Wear OS by Google™ and packed with functions that help you stay fit using activity goals and fitness tracking. The GSW-H1000 is the latest addition to the sporty G-SQUAD line of shock-resistant G-SHOCK watches. The new smartwatch is built with all the toughness of a G-SHOCK, with shock resistance and 200-meter water resistance. It is also the first G-SHOCK smartwatch to run on Wear OS by Google. As the flagship product of the sports-focused G-SQUAD line, the GSW-H1000 is great for use in a wide range of athletic settings—from activities like running, indoor workouts, road biking, and swimming, to more extreme pursuits like surfing and snowboarding. The new watch has an optical sensor to measure heart rate, as well as a compass, altitude/air pressure sensor, accelerometer, gyrometer, GPS functionality and more. This powerful hardware profile enables the watch to capture the data on distance, speed and pace which is so useful for people doing physical training. The dual-layer monochrome and color display features an interface with a three-tier layout that users can customize to suit their goals, putting multiple data points at their fingertips, easily accessible at a glance. The design of the GSW-H1000 also delivers an uncompromising commitment to wearability, with a soft urethane band that provides flexibility and durability, as well as special components employed between the band and case to ensure a very comfortable fit.

Specifications

  • Shock-resistant
  • Water Resistance: 200 meters
  • Display: 1.2-inch dual layer display Color TFT LCD and monochrome LCD Color: 360×360 pixels
  • Touchscreen: Capacitive touchscreen (anti-fouling coating)
  • GPS: Yes (including GLONASS and MICHIBIKI (QZSS))
  • Color Maps: Yes (supports offline use, saving up to 5 locations)
  • Sensors: Pressure (air pressure, altitude) sensor, accelerometer, gyrometer, compass (magnetic) sensor, optical sensor (PPG Heart Rate)
  • Microphone
  • Vibrator
  • Wireless Connectivity: Bluetooth® V4.2 (Low Energy); Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n)
  • Buttons: Power button, APP button, START button
  • Battery: Lithium-ion battery
  • Charging Method: Magnetic charging terminal
  • Recharging Time: Approx. 3 hours at room temperature
  • Battery Life: Normal use (color display): approx. 1.5 days, roughly
  • Multi Timepiece Mode (timekeeping and sensors only): 1 month, roughly
  • Size of Case: Approx. 65.6×56.3×19.5mm (H×W×D)
  • Weight: Approx. 103g (including wristband)
  • OS: Wear OS by Google
  • Compatibility: Wear OS by Google works with phones running the latest version of Android (excluding Go edition and phones without Google Play Store) or iOS.
  • Casio G-Shock Style#: GSWH1000-1

Wear OS by Google works with phones running the latest version of Android (excluding Go edition and phones without Google Play Store) or iOS. Supported features may vary between platforms and countries with compatibility subject to change. Android, Google Play, Wear OS by Google, Google Pay and Google Fit are trademarks of Google LLC.

Features

  • Capture data on sports activities
  • Includes an original Casio app with support for a variety of sports.
  • From training activities like running, indoor workouts and swimming to biking,
  • snowboarding and fishing, the app includes 15 activities and 24 indoor workout options
  • for use in a wide range of athletic settings.
  • GPS functionality & multiple sensors

GPS functionality & multiple sensors
Obtains current location data from a GPS satellite. Optical sensors on the back of the watch measure heart rate. Also includes sensors for compass bearing, altitude, barometric pressure and more. Get real-time data with original sensing technology.

Dual-layer display
Combines a monochrome, always-on LCD for time display with a colour LCD for high-definition display of maps, sensor data and more. This dual display enables optimal display options for your setting while maintaining excellent visibility at all times.

Shock-resistant structure and 20-bar water resistance
Features the original G-SHOCK shock-resistant construction plus a water-resistant microphone and charging port. With an optical sensor to measure heart rate at the wrist and a microphone, the watch also provides shock resistance and 20-bar water resistance.

Case and button design
The frequently used START button is made in aluminium with an accent colour for improved visibility and operability. Honeycomb patterning is also applied to the case and band for an expression of toughness worthy of the G-SHOCK.

Titanium case back
Titanium offers excellent corrosion resistance. A titanium carbide finishing is applied to enhance abrasion resistance.

Wear OS by Google™
Powered with Wear OS by Google, your smartwatch comes with helpful apps like Google Assistant, Google Pay™ and Google Fit™. Get notifications for email, calls, social media, and more. Download thousands of apps from Google Play.


Casio G-Shock GGB100-1B “Mudman”

Casio G-Shock GGB100-1B “Mudman”

This is the latest model from MASTER OF G, the G-SHOCK series of watches designed and engineered for use by those whose work takes them into extreme environments scattered with rubble, dirt, and debris. The basic black coloring of this model further enhances the rough and tough look of the resin material and the MASTER OF G design. Base model is the MUDMASTER GGB100, which uses carbon material that delivers a new level of shock resistance, and dust and mud resistance. This tough new watch puts functions that support high level performance at your fingertips.

Specifications

  • Module: 5594
  • Size of case: 55.4×53.1×19.3mm
  • Total weight: 92g
  • Shock Resistant
  • Mud Resistant
  • Carbon Core Guard structure
  • Mineral Glass
  • Spherical Glass
  • Neobrite

Features

  • Mud Resistant
  • Quad Sensor: Thermometer, Altimeter/Barometer, Digital Compass, Step Counter
  • 200M Water Resistant

Casio G-Shock Mudman Full Specs

  • Shock Resistant
  • Mud Resistant
  • Carbon Core Guard structure
  • Mineral Glass
  • Spherical Glass
  • Neobrite
  • 200-meter water resistance
  • Case / bezel material: Carbon / Resin 
  • Resin Band
  • Double LED light
  • LED light for the face (Auto LED light, Super illuminator, selectable illumination duration (1.5 seconds or 3 seconds), afterglow)
  • LED backlight for the digital display (Auto LED light, Super illuminator, selectable illumination duration (1.5 seconds or 3 seconds), afterglow)
  • Mobile link (Wireless linking using Bluetooth®)
  • Digital compass
  • Measures and displays direction as one of 16 points
  • Measuring range: 0 to 359°
  • Measuring unit: 1°
  • 60 seconds continuous measurement
  • Hand indication of north
  • Magnetic declination correction
  • Direction calibration (2-point calibration, figure eight calibration, auto calibration)
  • Altimeter
  • Measuring range: –700 to 10,000 m (–2,300 to 32,800 ft.)
  • Measuring unit: 1 m (5 ft.)
  • Hand indication graph of altitude differential
  • Manual memory measurements (up to 14 records, each including altitude, date, time)
  • Auto log data (High/low altitudes, cumulative ascent and descent)
  • Others: Relative altitude readings (±100 m /±1000 m), selectable measurement interval: 5 seconds or 2 minutes (1 second for first 3 minutes only)
  • *Changeover between meters (m) and feet (ft)
  • Barometer
  • Measuring range: 260 to 1,100 hPa (7.65 to 32.45 inHg)
  • Measuring unit: 1 hPa (0.05 inHg)
  • Hand indication of pressure differential (±10 hPa)
  • Atmospheric pressure tendency graph (last 20 hours or last 56 hours)
  • Barometric pressure tendency information alarm (beep and arrow indicates significant changes in pressure)
  • The atmospheric pressure tendency graph can show the last 20 minutes or last 56 minutes of measurements. The hand indication of pressure differential shows values in units of ±1 hPa.
  • *Changeover between hPa and inHg
  • Thermometer
  • Measuring range: –10 to 60°C (14 to 140°F)
  • Measuring unit: 0.1°C (0.2°F)
  • *Changeover between Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F)
  • Step count using a 3-axis acceleration sensor: 0 to 999,999 step count display range
  • Power Saving: Auto sensor sleep state entry after fixed period of non-activity
  • World time
  • 38 time zones (38 cities + coordinated universal time), daylight saving on/off, Home city/World time city swapping
  • Sunrise, sunset time display
  • Sunrise time and sunset time for specific date
  • 1/100-second stopwatch
  • 00’00”00~59’59”99 (for the first 60 minutes)
  • 1:00’00~23:59’59 (after 60 minutes)
  • Measuring unit:
  • 1/100 second (for the first 60 minutes)
  • 1 second (after 60 minutes)
  • Measuring modes: Elapsed time, split time, 1st-2nd place times
  • Countdown timer
  • Measuring unit: 1 second
  • Countdown range: 24 hours
  • Countdown start time setting range: 1 second to 24 hours (1-minute increments and 1-hour increments)
  • 5 daily alarms
  • Hourly time signal
  • Hand shift feature
  • Full auto-calendar (to year 2099)
  • 12/24-hour format
  • Button operation tone on/off
  • Regular timekeeping
  • Analog: 3 hands (hour, minute (hand moves every 10 seconds), second)
  • Digital: Hour, minute, second, am/pm, month, date, day
  • Accuracy: ±15 seconds per month (with no mobile link function)
  • Approx. battery life: 2 years on CR2025
  • LED:White
  • Module: 5594
  • Size of case: 55.4×53.1×19.3mm
  • Total weight: 92g