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About Novag Model 603 Emerald Classic (1996) Electronic Chess Computer

ABOUT NOVAG EMERALD CLASSIC MODEL 603 ELECTRONIC CHESS COMPUTER

 

NOVAG EMERALD CLASSIC Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.

NOVAG EMERALD CLASSIC Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.

 

Most of the features are the same as seen on Novag Emerald Classic Plus and Excalibur Karpov 2294.

 

NOVAG EMERALD CLASSIC Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.

NOVAG EMERALD CLASSIC Electronic Chess Computer -  Picture taken from box.

 

MAIN NOVAG EMERALD CLASSIC MODEL 603 GAME CHARACTERISTICS

 

  • A wide range of features and advanced SENSOR TECHNOLOGY offer superb play to chess enthusiasts and club players.
  • 56 playing levels including Tournament, Sudden Death, Novice, Analytic and Solve Mate levels.
  • With 32 KByte program working on H8 RISC-style processor with 26.6 MHz system clock speed.
  • Over 13,000 pre-stored openings from Master Chess.
  • Full information LCD shows:
  • clock-times for both sides.
  • expected continuation.
  • take back up to 70 moves.
  • mate announcement.
  • intended move as well as position evaluation.
  • Computes on opponent's time and shows depth search in numbers of moves.
  • Long term Memory remembers the game and is ready to resume play at any time.
  • Move indication through clearly arranged LED’s and on Liquid Crystal Display.
  • Plays with one set of 6 x size “C” alkaline batteries or a special mains NOVAG adapter 8210 for greater long term economy (Both not supplied).

 

Excerpts taken from the NOVAG EMERALD CLASSIC  user manual and box.

 

Information on Novag Model 603 Emerald Classic (1996) Electronic Chess Computer
Novag Model 603 Emerald Classic (1996) Electronic Chess Computer

Technical Specification

Novag Emerald Classic (1996)

Novag Model 603 Emerald Classic (1996) Box
Novag Model 603 Emerald Classic (1996) LCD Display
Novag Model 603 Emerald Classic (1996) User Manual

Box

LCD Display

User Manual

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

Novag Industries Ltd.

David Kittinger

2260 USCF

1996

$295.00

1920

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

9603

My Serial #:

841455

Processor OEM

Hitachi

Processor:

H8/300

Speed:

Type:

8 Bit

26.6/2 = 13.3 MHz

ROM:

32 KB

RAM:

1 KB

Battery Type:

Not Available

Power Adapter:

9V DC 300 mA -/+

Display:

LCD + 16 LEDs

Board Type:

Press Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

8.3/4x8.3/4 in

14x10.1/2x1.1/2

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

56

Opening Book:

13K Half Moves

Take Back:

140 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:

18 Ply Max.

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

TR7

Infinite Level:

AN8

AT5

Hardware Specification

Game Features

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Computer Game Rating

Rating Test

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USCF

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CCR

CCNS 2013

Ply

FIDE

USCF

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1952

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2031

2092

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