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About Fidelity Model CC8 The Classic (1985) Electronic Chess Computer

FIDELITY SENSORY CHESS THE CLASSIC MODEL CC8 ELECTRONIC CHESS COMPUTER

THE CLASSIC is a sophisticated and challenging, yet patient and helpful chess computer specifically designed for both beginning and advanced chess players. Fidelity's state-of-the-art technology provides you with an amazing computerized opponent that plays chess with skill and cunning, yet allows you to control the level of difficulty. The sensory playing surface enables the computer to automatically sense all game moves. Battery-operated and fully portable, containing a handy storage area in the base for your chess pieces, CLASSIC can be your chess opponent wherever you desire.

 

FIDELITY THE CLASSIC - Picture taken from box.

FIDELITY THE CLASSIC - Picture taken from box.

 

MAIN FIDELITY THE CLASSIC MODEL SC8 GAME CHARACTERISTICS

  • Sensory chess computer.
  • 8 levels of playing strength can be selected to match the skill of any player, novice or advanced.
  • 32K of chess program.
  • Book Openings - approximately 100 positions.
  • Position verification.
  • Take-Back feature allows up to 2 half moves.
  • Thinks on opponent's time.
  • Hint - when asked, will give a hint for the opponent and show move currently assessed as best.
  • Rejects illegal moves.
  • Problem Solving Mode.
  • 500-1000 hours of battery life using 4 alkaline “C” batteries (not included).

Excerpt taken from Fidelity The Classic user manual and box

 

Information on Fidelity Model CC8 The Classic (1985) Electronic Chess Computer
Fidelity Model CC8 The Classic (1985) Electronic Chess Computer

Technical Specification

Fidelity Sensory Challenger The Classic (1985)

Fidelity Model CC8 The Classic (1985) Box
Fidelity Model CC8 The Classic (1985) Computer Label
Fidelity Model CC8 The Classic (1985) User Manual

Box

Computer Label

User Manual

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Schachcomputer.Info

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

Fidelity Electronics, Inc.

Ron Nelson

1400 USCF

1985

$195,00

1300

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

SCC

My Serial #:

53263096

Processor OEM

Zilog

Processor:

Z80

Speed:

Type:

8 Bit

4 MHz

ROM:

4 KB

RAM:

256 Byte

Battery Type:

4 x C Cell

Power Adapter:

9V DC 350 mA +/-

Display:

16 Board Leds

Board Type:

Press Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

8x8 in

10.5/8x11x2.1/2

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

8

Opening Book:

100 Positions

Take Back:

2 Half Moves

Position Setup:

Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Not Available

Not Available

Solve Mate:

Mate-in-2

Save Game:

Not Available

Ponder:

Available

Search Depth:

Not Known

Provide Hint:

Not Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

7

Infinite Level:

8

4

Game Features

Matchplay & Test ELO Ratings

Computer Game Rating

Rating Test

Other  Computer Chess Ratings

USCF

USCF

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Human Rating

USCF

CCR

CCNS

Ply

FIDE

USCF

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1382

1250

Class D  Level Electronic Table Top Chess Computer!

Hardware Specification

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