Multi-function Casio digital quartz wristwatch, 1998.

Made:
1998
maker:
Casio Computer Company Limited

Digital watch, with built in infra-red transmitter, used to control household appliances, made by Casio Electronics Company Ltd, model CMD 40

Made by Casio Electronics Co Ltd, this digital watch has a built-in infra-red transmitter that could be used to control household appliances such as a television, video or CD player, or even a car aor garage door. The development of extremely cheap, relatively accurate quartz liquid crystal display (LCD) digital watch movements in the 1990s prompted watch manufacturers to add extra functions in order to make their watches stand out from the many available.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1998-211
type:
quartz lcd digital wristwatches
credit:
Casio Computer Company Limited; Casio Computer Company Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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