Tokyo, September 12, 2018 — Casio Computer Co., Ltd. announced today the release of a new addition to the EDIFICE line of high-performance metal chronographs based on the brand concept of “Speed and Intelligence.”
The new EQS-800HR is a CasioEDIFICE collaboration model with Honda Racing. The new EQS-800HR is a solar-powered watch that boasts a dial made from carbon fiber, a material indispensable in motorsports.
The overall watch design adopts the red and white image colors of Honda Racing, highlighted by a white leather band with red lining. The dial features the Honda Racing logo, and the strap keeper and back plate are engraved with the Honda logo. The premium watch comes in special packaging that includes a card commemorating the 1968 Honda F1 RA301 race car.
CASIO EDIFICE Honda Racing EQS-800HR-1AER
Movement Power Source - Solar powered Accuracy ±20 seconds per month Approximate Battery Operating Time Approx. 5 months (from full charge until hands stop)
Exterior Size of Case 50.0×47.5×12.7mm Total Weight Approx. 103g
Other Details Water Resistance 100 meters Stopwatch 1-second stopwatch; measuring capacity: 29'59" Date, battery level indicator