Crazy Color Yellow/Black/Yellow G8900SC-1Y
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    Crazy Color Yellow/Black/Yellow G8900SC-1Y

    This is one of those models that showed up at some Macy's stores very shortly after the Japan release. Being a fan of yellow/black watches and timers that can be set to 1 second, I've been eyeing this one at the local Macy's since September. Finally, their Friends and Family 25% discount gave me an excuse to get it the old-fashioned way last Saturday. I went in to browse, asked to try it on, liked the way it looked and felt on the wrist, bought and brought it home where it sat on my kitchen table undisturbed until a short while ago when I got around to opening and photographing it.

    What's in the bag? I almost forgot

    A sight that always excites

    Crazy Color showing through

    I don't remember a yellow G with a yellow LCD before this one

    It's more stylish than crazy to my eyes

    Yellow and black is repeated in a nicely coordinated glossy and matte finishes throughout

    The silver buckle stands out in distinctive contrast to all the yellow and black

    The twin-LED light is

    ...Icy white and bright

    The multifaceted 8900 shape in

    ...Glorious yellow and black

    Watch curiously set to Tokyo time of April 2010

    All corrected and ready for wrist duty

    Here's what Casio USA has to say on this:


    $ 110.00

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    At A Glance

    The new Crazy Color collection dresses up the big case G8900 model in exciting combinations of wild colors. The anodized aluminum bezels make them distinctive wrist wear items. Their vivid color gloss bands with black case contribute to strong visual impact and uniqueness. G8900SC-1B is a digital watch with black case, yellow band, black bezel and yellow LCD.

    • Shock Resistant
    • 200M Water Resistant
    • 1/100th Sec. Stopwatch
    • Auto LED Backlight (Super Illuminator) with Afterglow



    • Band Type: Resin
    • Color: Yellow
    • Dial Code: Digital

    Technical Specs

    • Shock Resistant
    • 200M Water Resistant
    • Auto LED Backlight (Super Illuminator) with Afterglow
    • Flash Alert
      Flashes with buzzer that sounds for alarms,hourly time signal, countdown timer time-up alarm
    • Multi-time (4 different cities)
    • World Time
      31 time zones (48 cities + UTC), city code display, daylight saving on/off, Home city/World time swapping
    • 5 Independent Daily Alarms (One-time or Daily)
    • Hourly Time Signal
      1/100 Second Stopwatch
      Measuring capacity: 23:59’59.99”
      Measuring modes: Elapsed time, split time, 1st-2nd place times
    • Countdown Timer
      Measuring unit: 1/10 second
      Input range: 1 second to 24 hours (1-second increments, 1-minute increments and 1-hour increments)
    • Full Auto Calendar (Pre-programmed until the year 2099)
    • 12/24 Hour Formats
    • Button operation tone on/off
    • Accuracy: +/- 15 seconds per month
    • Storage Battery: CR2016
    • Approx. Battery Life: 3 Years
    • Module 3285

    Size of case/total weight
    G8900SC 55.1 x 52.5 x 16.3mm / 69g
    G8900SH 55.1 x 52.5 x 16.3mm / 69g
    G8900DGK 55.1 x 52.5 x 16.3mm / 69g
    G8900A 55.1 x 52.5 x 16.3mm / 69g

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    Re: Crazy Color Yellow/Black/Yellow G8900SC-1Y

    tremendous photo set. Love the yellow eye, buttons and light button and of course the ice blue illumination. I'm torn between this and the SC-7 white/grey. As I already have 3 other yellow/black themed G-shocks GW7900CD-9, GD-X6930E-9 and G-6900A-9, I think I will settle for the SC-7.

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    Re: Crazy Color Yellow/Black/Yellow G8900SC-1Y

    Very nice.

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    Re: Crazy Color Yellow/Black/Yellow G8900SC-1Y

    Great shoots and a lovely looking watch. I am going to get this for sure!

    But you forgot the mandatory wrist shoot!
    The Water Resistance Myth VS Reality article:

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