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Fidelity The Classic (1985)
“FIDELITY THE CLASSIC” Electronic Chess Computer.

“FIDELITY THE CLASSIC” Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from Fidelity The Classic box.

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“FIDELITY THE CLASSIC” Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from Fidelity The Classic box.

FIDELITY THE CLASSIC - MODEL CC8

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.

MAIN FIDELITY THE CLASSIC 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 the “Fidelity The Classic” User Manual and Box.

Information

Fidelity The Classic (1985)

Fidelity The Classic (1985)

Box

Fidelity The Classic (1985) Box

Model: CC8

Fidelity The Classic (1985) Model: CC8

User Manual

Fidelity The Classic (1985) User Manual

8 Levels of Play!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Fidelity International

Ron Nelson

Year:

1985

Manufacturer ELO

N/A

Original Price

$345.00

Wiki ELO:

1300

Model #:

CC8

My Serial #:

53263096

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

Z80

8 Bit

4 Mhz

4 KB

256 Bytes

Battery Operated:

4 x (C Batteries)

Adapter Option:

9V DC 350mA

Display Type:

4 Pos 7 Segment LCD

Board Type:

Sensory Electronic Chessboard

Board Size:

8” x 8”

Overall Size:

10.5/8” x 11.3/8” x 2.1/2”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Push Sensory

Push Button Controls

8

100+ Positions

2 Half Moves

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

No / No

Mate in 2

No/ Yes

Yes / No

Active Level:

4

Tournament Level:

7

Infinite Level:

8

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

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Active Games (30s:1 or 60/30 etc.)

Active Games (30s:1 or 60/30 etc.)

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

26

12

2

12

50.0

1144

26

12

2

12

50.00

1308

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

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

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

Tournaments & Matches

Active Chess (30 seconds per move)

2007/2008- UNDER 1400 ELO CHESS COMPUTER CHAMPIONSHIP STAGE 1 BLUE SECTION GROUP D

TIME CONTROLS

YEAR

# OF CONTESTANTS

# OF GAMES PLAYED

FINAL PLACEMENT

START ELO

END ELO

STATUS

Active

2007/8

9

16

3 Rd

1300

1308

Complete

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