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Novag Amigo (1990)
“NOVAG AMIGO” Electronic Chess Computer.

“NOVAG AMIGO” Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from the Novag Amigo computer.

“NOVAG AMIGO” Electronic Chess Computer.

“NOVAG AMIGO” Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from the Novag Amigo box.

MAIN NOVAG AMIGO CHARACTERISTICS

      • Fully portable chess computer with easy to operate SENSOR TECHNOLOGY.
      • A very strong 16K Byte chess program and a super fast 8 MHz processor offer superb play.
      • 48 skill levels split into blitz, tournament, fixed depth, fixed time, training and analysis.
      • Equipped with 2 Liquid Crystal Display Clocks showing time for current move and accumulated time for both sides.
      • HINT key serves as a tutoring feature.
      • Saves game in MEMORY when switched off.
      • One set of 4 X AAA cells will give you 100 hours of great chess on-the-move or optional Novag adapter 8210 for long term economy at home (both not supplied).
      • Solves chess problems up to mate-in-5.
      • NOVAG AMIGO has an opening book of 8,000 half-moves.

Excerpts taken from the NOVAG Amigo User Manual and Box.

Information
Novag Amigo (1990)

Novag Amigo (1990)

Novag Amigo (1990)

Box

Novag Amigo (1990) Box

Model: 905

Novag Amigo (1990) Model: 905

User Manual

Novag Amigo (1990) User Manual

48 Levels of Play!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Novag

David Kittinger

Year:

1990

Manufacturer ELO

N/A

Original Price

$195.00

Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

905

My Serial #:

051920

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

Singlechip

8 Bit

8 MHz

16 KB

256 Bytes

Battery Operated:

4 AAA Alkaline

Adapter Option:

9V, AC -/+

Display Type:

LCD 4 Pos, 7 Seg 16 Board LED’s

Board Type:

Push Sensory Peg Board

Board Size:

3” x 3”

Overall Size:

4.1/4” x 6” x 1.1/4”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Sensory Peg Board

Push Button Control

48

8,000 Half Moves (Ply)

8 Half Moves (Ply)

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Mate in 5

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

7

Tournament Level:

14

Infinite Level:

16

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

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

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