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Novag Allegro 4 (1989)
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“NOVAG” logo.

Picture taken from the Novag Allegro 4 box.

“NOVAG ALLEGRO 4” Electronic Chess Computer

“NOVAG ALLEGRO 4” Electronic Chess Computer

Picture taken from the Novag Allegro 4 box.

Large SENSOR CHESS BOARD with magnetic Staunton pieces. The RELIABLE chess partner. PORTABLE and DELUXE!

MAIN NOVAG ALLEGRO 4 CHARACTERISTICS

      • Easy to operate.
      • Programmed in accordance to the International Chess Rules including en-passant moves, castlings and pawn promotions.
      • Saves last game positions in MEMORY when switched off (only when batteries are inserted or adapter connected).
      • Fast response time.
      • Surprisingly strong with 16 skill levels including 4 tournament levels and 1 level to solve chess problems.
      • Change of levels also during a game.
      • Check, Stalemate and Mate announcement; solves most Mate-in-3 moves.
      • Plays against itself.
      • TAKE BACK function for easy correction of weak or wrong moves.
      • Full position verification at any time and simple SET UP of board positions.
      • Choice of color to play, change of color possible during a game.
      • Plays with 6 X 1.5V UM-3 type alkaline or heavy duty batteries (not supplied) or optional universal mains adapter (Novag Art. No. 8210).

Excerpts taken from the NOVAG Allegro 4 box.

NOVAG ALLEGRO 4” Electronic Chess Computer

“NOVAG ALLEGRO 4” Electronic Chess Computer

Picture taken from the Novag Allegro 4 box.

Information
Novag Allegro 4 (1989)

Novag Allegro 4 (1989)

Novag Allegro 4 (1989)

LED Display

Novag Allegro 4 (1989) LED Display

Box

Novag Allegro 4 (1989) Box

Controls

Novag Allegro 4 (1989) Conrols

Easy to Operate!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Novag

David Kittinger

Year:

1989

Manufacturer ELO

N/A

Original Price

$89.95

Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

893

My Serial #:

852895

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

6301Y

8 Bit Single Chip

8 MHz

4 KB

256 Byte

Battery Operated:

6 x AA

Adapter Option:

9V DC 100 mA

Display Type:

16 Coordinate LED’s

Board Type:

Push Sensory Chessboard

Board Size:

8” x 8”

Overall Size:

10.1/4” x 9.1/2” x 1”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Push Buttons

Push Buttons

16

1650 Half Moves

4 Half Moves

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

No / No

3

Yes / No

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

8

Tournament Level:

12

Infinite Level:

16

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

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Tournament Games (180s:1 or 40/2 hrs)

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