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Chronology of Main Products

Date of Launch
(in Japan)
Model Name
Description
Jun.1957
all-electric compact calculator
Sep.1965
Electronic desktop calculator with onboard memory
Oct.1967
World's first desktop electronic calculator with program
Apr.1971
Typuter
World's first ink jet printer
Aug.1972
World's first personal calculator
May 1974
fx-10
Personal scientific function calculator
Nov.1974
First electronic wristwatch
Jul.1976
sigma-50ER
Electronic cash register
Dec.1976
CQ-1
First compound calculator
Jan.1978
CASIO Mini Card
First card-sized calculator 
(3.9 mm thick)
Sep.1978
31-CS10B
First wristwatch equipped with CASIO LCD
Jul.1979
sigma-8700 series
Japanese language office computer
Jan.1980
First electronic musical instrument
Sep.1981
SL-801
Solar-powered calculator
Oct.1981
First Electronic Dictionary
Nov.1982
AQ-500
Analog watch (combination type)
Apr.1983
PT-50
Electronic keyboard with ROM pack
Apr.1983
Shock-resistant wristwatch
May 1983
First Digital Diary
Jun.1983
First pocket LCD TV
Nov.1983
Credit card-size calculator
Jan.1984
databank telephone number storage wristwatch
Oct.1984
PV-7
Announcement of MSX-standard PV-7 personal computer
Nov.1984
CZ-101
Digital synthesizer with PD sound source
Mar.1985
Ultra-thin digital watch
Apr.1985
LCS-2400
Liquid crystal shutter page printer
May 1985
TV-1000
Pocket-sized LCD TV
Jul.1985
HW-100
Personal Japanese-language word processor
Feb.1986
Data Cal Series
Calculator capable of processing text data
Mar.1986
Electronic sampling keyboard
May 1986
SX1000 Series
Unix-based 32-bit super office computer
Jul.1987
DK-1000
Kanji Digital Diary incorporating organizer, dictionary, and calculator
Aug.1987
HW-7
Handy word processor capable of printing anywhere
Aug.1987
DG-10/20, 
MG-500/510
Electronic guitar with multiple tones and functions
Sep.1987
DA-1
Portable digital audio tape recorder
Sep.1987
VF-3000
Portable videocassette recorder with LCD TV
Nov.1987
Electronic still camera
Feb.1988
CP-100
Handy copier capable of copying anywhere
Feb.1988
PG-380
Guitar with built-in synthesized sounds
Apr.1988
DH-100
Electronic wind instrument
Nov.1988
STING
Analog watch for youth market
Feb.1989
Digital watch with sensor for forecasting weather trends
Apr.1989
Business computer requiring no user programming
Aug.1989
DK-5000
Kanji Digital Diary with IC card capabilities
Dec.1990
TV-M700
Car LCD TV with drive simulator
Mar.1991
Celviano
Digital piano with CD player
Apr.1991
Page Presto
High-speed page printer
Nov.1991
Nameland label printer
Dec.1991
DKW-100
Databank watch with built-in kanji dictionary
Feb.1992
BP-100
Wristwatch type blood pressure gauge
Mar.1992
Arithmetic calculator for primary school students
Jul.1992
CV-1
Ultra-small (cigarette pack-sized) lightweight LCD TV
Nov.1992
JD-300
Digital Diary for kids with message communication function
Apr.1993
CPW-100
Wristwatch with digital compass
Jul.1993
CP-500S
Personal page printer
Sep.1993
PX-10
Word processor with built-in English-Japanese dictionary
Oct.1993
Z-7000
Portable information terminal for individual users
Mar.1994
NICOTO
Pager with two-way alphanumeric messaging
Jul.1994
VG-100
Household video printer
Nov.1994
FV-600
LCD projector
Dec.1994
G-SHOCK for women
Mar.1995
Digital camera with LCD monitor
Mar.1995
MR-1
FM receiver with teletext capabilities
Mar.1995
CFG-9800G
3-color graphic scientific calculator
Apr.1995
RX-10
Pocket-sized Digital Diary with handwriting input
Jun.1995
NS-600/TV-M6000X
Car navigation system with teletext FM reception
Jun.1995
PA-100
Business-use portable information terminal with pen-input capability and large screen
Jul.1995
PHS telephone
Jul.1995
Twincept
Wristwatch that displays text data on glass
Jul.1996
N4
High speed, low running cost color A3-size printer for business
Nov.1996
Handheld PC with Windows CE (sales in North America)
Apr.1998
QV-5000SX
Megapixel digital camera
Jun.1999
World's first wristwatch with GPS sensor
Nov.1999
Cellular phone with water and shock resistance
Mar.2000
WMP-1V
World's first wristwatch with MP3 Player
Jun.2000
World's first wristwatch with digital camera
Nov.2001
Radio controlled wristwatch powered by solar battery
Jun.2002
Digital camera thinest in the world
Nov.2002
The G
G-Shock with solar power and radio control function
Mar.2003
EX-Z3
Thin digital camera with 3X optical zoom
Oct.2003
Privia
Stylish and affordable digital piano
Jun.2004
A5406CA
World's first cellular phone with a built-in 3.2-megapixel camera
Sep.2004
EX-S100
World's smallest optical-zoom digital camera
Nov.2004
OCEANUS
Solar-powered radio-controlled watch with sporty design
Feb.2005
XD-LP7300
Electronic dictionary with high-resolution LCD and voice functions
Jun.2005
EX-S500
Card-size digital camera with high quality movie recording capability
Jul.2005
G'zOne TYPE-R
Cellular phone with water and shock resistance
Aug.2005
EX-Z500
Digital camera that compensates for camera shaking and subject movement
Nov.2005
OCW-600/OCW-10
OCEANUS five-motor chronograph watch
Nov.2005
EX-S600
Thin card-size 6.0-megapixel digital camera
May.2006
EX-Z1000
10.1-megapixel compact digital camera
May.2007
W52CA
Waterproof, one-seg compatieble cellular phone
May.2007
W53CA
EXILIM cellular phone with 5 megapixel camera
Jun.2007
OCEANUS Manta
Slim solar-powered radio-controlled watch in full-metal case
Jan.2008
W61CA
Waterproof, one-seg compatible cellular phone with 5.1 megapixel camera
Feb.2008
EX-S10
World's smallest and thinnest 10.1 megapixel digital camera
Mar.2008
EX-F1
Digital camera with world's fastest burst shooting performance
Apr.2010
Green Slim Projectors
(XJ-A245/A240/A145/
A140/A135/A130)
Mercury-free high-brightness projectors
Nov.2010
EX-H20G
Digital camera with hybrid GPS
Nov.2010
EX-ZR10
Digital camera with HDR art function

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