Time for Back to School 2017


Casio’s Timepieces and Calculators Are New School Year Must Haves

DOVER, NJ, August 30, 2017 - It is the time of year when backpacks are being filled with new classroom tools while wardrobes are updated for fresh back-to-school style. No matter what you’re looking for, Casio America, Inc. has the right accessories for students both in the classroom and out! Casio’s portfolio of innovative calculators as well as stylish timepiece collections will have students prepared for the new school year.

Students will be fully prepared to take on the school year with the new CAS fx-CG500 and fx-CG50. These newest additions to Casio’s popular line of PRIZM™ graphing calculators offer students a fun and engaging way to learn in the modern-day classroom.

Designed for middle school math classes and beyond, the CAS gfx-CG500 is a next-generation graphing calculator complete with a high-resolution, color touchscreen LCD, conveying a Natural Textbook display in addition to other features that enhance users’ understanding of mathematics. Students can quickly and intuitively pull information from one representation into another with its drag-and-drop functionality, while its split-screen functionality allows simultaneous viewing of functions and graphs.

Another model from Casio that is sure to be a key tool for students in their upcoming school year is the fx-CG50, which offers 3D graphing capabilities and the ability to easily draw 3D graphs such as planes, cylinders and spheres, and view them from various angles in order to better analyze their shape. The fx-CG50 is also jam-packed with features to solve the most challenging equations and enhance students’ understanding of mathematics. In particular, the Picture Plot function enables users to plot graphs over pictures of real-life scenes and offers a color LCD with a full textbook-style display. Additionally, the PRIZM includes a multitude of functions that leverage the color LCD in graphing objects like dotted lines, circles and bars, and grid lines.

Vintage Timepieces
Add retro flair to your new school wardrobe with a timepiece from Casio’s Vintage Collection. Ensure you are on-time for class with a daily alarm, hourly time signal, and an auto-calendar. Featuring stainless steel bands in different metallic colors from gold and black, rose gold, silver, and even camo patterned, there are a variety of styles with classic lines and a timeless design to fit any esthetic. Additional features include Casio’s LED-lit display face, which lights up the dial face from behind, a countdown timer and a 1/10th second stopwatch.

Bring the effortless cool of denim to back-to-school wardrobe with a new BABY-G timepiece. Inspired by the perfect pair of crisp jeans, the BGD560DE-2 model combines the versatility of fall’s favorite fabric with an iconic Baby-G style. The band and case are printed with a washed-denim pattern, while the face features black trim around a digital display. The BGD560DE-2 is equipped with shock- and water-resistance up to 200 meters, an EL backlight, world time, daily alarms, stopwatch and countdown timer capabilities, and 12/24 hour formats.

For additional information on Casio’s full portfolio of products, please visit www.Casio.com

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