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ABOUT RADIOSHACK CHAMION 2150L MODEL 60-2254 ELECTRONIC CHESS COMPUTER

 

RADIOSHACK CHAMPION 2150L Electronic Chess Computer - picture taken from box.

RADIOSHACK CHAMPION 2150L Electronic Chess Computer - picture taken from box.

 

CHESS CHAMPION - THE GAME ADVANCED ENOUGH FOR MASTERS

Ideal for any chess lover, from the beginner to the most accomplished. The powerful 32K program provides 64 levels of play -- 16 difficulty levels for standard play. 37 time-controlled play levels (including several that simulate various levels of tournament play), and 11 analysis play levels that let you learn from the computer's solutions to special chess problems. Pause feature lets you turn off the computer and continue the game later - with fresh alkaline batteries, it remembers information up to two years! Opening-Book Memory lets the computer to respond more rapidly during the opening moves. A Help function lets you ask the the computer to suggest your next move, plus you can take back and replay up to 50 moves. A special Auto-Play setting lets you learn by watching the computer play against itself. Markers let you mark crucial points in the game so you can take a look later. LCD board display. Endorsed by chess champion Garry Kasparov. Requires 6 “C” batteries or A/C Adapter.

 

RADIOSHACK CHAMPION 2150L Electronic Chess Computer - picture taken from box.

RADIOSHACK CHAMPION 2150L Electronic Chess Computer - picture taken from box.

 

MAIN RADIOSHACK CHAMPION 2150L CHESS MODEL 60-2254 GAME CHARACTERISTICS

 

Your Radio Shack Chess Champion 2150L is an advanced chess computer endorsed by world chess champion, Gary Kasparov. Your computer is a great opponent, referee and teacher. Special features include the following:

DISPLAY

Shows the current positions of the pieces in case you accidentally disturb the chessboard, gives helpful messages, and lets you view a variety of special displays.

SIXTY-FOUR LEVELS OF PLAY

Give you 16 difficulty levels for standard play, 37 time-controlled play levels including several that simulate various types of tournament play, and 11 analysis play levels that let you learn from the computer’s solutions to special chess problems.

RULE ENFORCEMENT

Prevents illegal moves as you play against the computer or another person.

OPENING-BOOK MEMORY

Lets the computer respond more rapidly during the opening moves in a game.

PAUSE

Lets you turn off the computer and continue the game later. With fresh batteries the computer remembers information for up to 2 years.

HELP

Lets you ask the computer to suggest your next move.

SETUP

Lets you set up special chess problems

AUTO-PLAY

Lets you learn by watching the computer play against itself.

TAKE-BACK/REPLAY

Lets you take back and replay up to 50 moves

MARKERS

Lets you mark crucial points in a game so that you can take another look later.

 

Excerpts taken from the RADIOSHACK CHAMPION 2150L user manual and box.

 

About RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2254 Champion 2150L (1992) Electronic Chess Computer
Information on RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2254 Champion 2150L (1992) Electronic Chess Computer
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2254 Champion 2150L (1992) Electronic Chess Computer

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RadioShack Champion 2150L (1992)

RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2254 Champion 2150L (1992) Box
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2254 Champion 2150L (1992) Dot Matrix LCD Chess Board and Game Control Buttons
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2254 Champion 2150L (1992) User Manual

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User Manual

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

RadioShack/Tandy Corporation

Julio Kaplan

2150 USCF

1992

$199,00

1720 SSDF

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

60-2254

My Serial #:

Not Available

Processor OEM

Hitachi

Processor:

H8/325

Speed:

Type:

8 Bit

16/2=8 MHz

ROM:

32 KB

RAM:

1 KB

Battery Type:

6 x “C” Cell

Power Adapter:

9V D/C 300 mA

Display:

LCD Dot Matrix

Board Type:

Press Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

8x8 in

16.1/2x11x1.1/4

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

64

Opening Book:

17K Half Moves

Take Back:

50 Half Moves

Position Setup:

Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Available

Available

Solve Mate:

Mate in 8

Save Game:

Available

Ponder:

Available

Search Depth:

20 Ply Max.

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

B2

Infinite Level:

B7

A5

Game Features

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USCF

CCR 94

CCNS 94

Ply 94

FIDE

USCF

1910

1889

1917

1854

1869

Class A Level Electronic Table Top Chess Computer!

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