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About Novag Model 882 Alto (1988) Electronic Chess Computer

ABOUT NOVAG ALTO MODEL 882 ELECTRONIC  CHESS COMPUTER

 

NOVAG ALTO Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.ox.

NOVAG ALTO Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.

 

The FASTEST CHESS COMPUTER in its class with an excellent TACTICAL GAME. A real challenge for GOOD PLAYERS and a tutor for BEGINNERS.

 

NOVAG ALTO Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.

NOVAG ALTO Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.

 

MAIN NOVAG ALTO MODEL 882 GAME CHARACTERISTICS

 

  • NEW: 24 skill levels including training, tournament and analysis levels.
  • Easy to operate.
  • Quick and enjoyable games at all levels.
  • Change of level during the game.
  • Contains all international chess rules including en-passant moves, castling and pawn promotions and under-promotions.
  • CHECK, STALEMATE and CHECKMATE announcement.
  • Solves most MATE-IN-4 problems.
  • SAVES GAME POSITION in MEMORY when switched off.
  • Plays against itself.
  • Easy correction of weak or wrong moves.
  • Take-back function.
  • Large SENSOR CHESS BOARD and fine MAGNETIC STAUNTON PIECES in a travel pouch.
  • PORTABLE.
  • Plays on six 1.5V UM-3 type alkaline batteries or Novag adapter Art. No. 8210 (both not included).

 

Excerpts taken from the NOVAG ALTO  user manual and box.

 

Information on Novag Model 882 Alto (1988) Electronic Chess Computerer
Novag Model 882 Alto (1988) Electronic Chess Computer

Technical Specification

Novag Alto (1988)

Novag Model 882 Alto (1988) Box
Novag Model 882 Alto (1988) Computer Label
Novag Model 882 Alto (1988) User Manual

Box

Computer Label

User Manual

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

Novag Industries Ltd.

David Kittinger

1700 USCF

1988

$149,00

Not Known

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

882

My Serial #:

404025

Processor OEM

Intel?

Processor:

80C50?

Speed:

Type:

8 Bit

8 MHz

ROM:

4 KB

RAM:

192 Byte

Battery Type:

6 x AA

Power Adapter:

9V DC 300 mA -/+

Display:

16 Board LEDs

Board Type:

Press Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

8x8 in

10.7/8x10.3/4x1

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

24

Opening Book:

100 Half Moves

Take Back:

4 Half Moves

Position Setup:

Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Not Available

Not Available

Solve Mate:

Mate in 4

Save Game:

Available

Ponder:

Not Available

Search Depth:

8 Ply max.

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

A7

Infinite Level:

B8

A3

Hardware Specification

Game Features

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Computer Game Rating

Rating Test

Other  Computer Chess Ratings

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CCNS

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FIDE

USCF

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1349

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