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“NOVAG CONDOR”

Picture taken from the Novag Condor box.

MAIN NOVAG CONDOR CHARACTERISTICS

      • The RELIABLE and fully portable chess computer with easy to operate SENSOR TECHNOLOGY.
      • Ideal for beginners and occasional players.
      • Surprisingly strong program with 16 skill levels including tournament levels and 1 level to solve chess problems.
      • Change levels also during the game.
      • Programmed in accordance with the International Chess Rules, knows en-passant moves, castling and pawn promotions.
      • Check, Stalemate and Mate announcements; solves most mate-in-3 moves.
      • Very fast response time.
      • Plays itself.
      • TAKE BACK function for easy correction of weak or wrong moves.
      • NEW with HINT and TRAINING FUNCTION which are great tutoring features.
      • Position verification and position setup for problem solving.
      • Choice of color to play, change of color possible during the game.
      • 100 hours of challenging chess from 6 X AA alkaline batteries (not supplied) or optional universal mains adapter (Novag Art. No. 8210).

Excerpts taken from the NOVAG Condor box.

Information

Novag Condor (1991)

Novag Condor (1991) Large

Box

Novag Condor (1991) Box

Push Button Controls

Novag Condor (1991) Controls

Sensory Board

Novag Condor (1991) Sensory Board

16 Levels of play

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Novag

David Kittinger

Year:

1991

Manufacturer ELO

1575 USCF

Original Price

$89.00

Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

912

My Serial #:

116530

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

6301Y

8 Bit Single Chip

8 MHz

4 KB

256 Byte

Battery Operated:

6 x AA

Adapter Option:

9V DC 100 mA

Display Type:

16 Coordinate LED + 4 Info LED’s

Board Type:

Push Sensory Chessboard

Board Size:

9” x 9”

Overall Size:

10.3/4” x 11.1/8” x 1”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Push Buttons

Push Buttons

16

Limited

9 Half Moves

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

No / No

3

Yes / No

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

8

Tournament Level:

12

Infinite Level:

16

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

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

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

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