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Mephisto III (1981)

MAIN MEPHISTO III GAME CHARATERISTICS:

    • Take back moves -- Mephisto III can take back moves all the way back to the start position.
    • Knows all rules of chess including pawn promotion and under-promotion.
    • 9 levels of play.
    • Learner Mode -- In this mode MEPHISTO III will warn you of a blunder.
    • Position Setup -- used for setting up chess problems. MEPHISTO III will solve mate-in-6 problems.
    • Best or Variable -- When set to start a new game, MEPHISTO III is set to play the ‘best’ response he can find in any position. To provide more variety of responses (slightly weaker play) you can set the computer to a variable response mode.
    • Opening Book -- MEPHISTO III has an opening book of more than 500 opening variations. You can also if you wish turn off the opening book.
    • Position Verify -- this allows you to check the board position at any time.
    • INFO -- this allows you to check the computer’s evaluation of a position and depth of search.
    • MEPHISTO III continues to think while waiting for your move.
Information

Mephisto III (1983)

Mephisto III (1983)

Computer (back)

Mephisto III (1983) Computer (back)

Serial: 0514327

Mephisto III (1983) Serial: 0514327

User Manual

Mephisto III (1983) User Manual

9 Levels of Play!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Hegener + Glaser

Thomas Nitsche & Elmar Henne

Year:

1983

Manufacturer ELO

N/A

Original Price

$495.00

Wiki ELO:

1464

Model #:

N/A

My Serial #:

0514327

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

1806

8 Bit Single Chip

6.1 Mhz (3.5 MHz if Battery)

32 KB

4 KB

Battery Operated:

4 x AA

Adapter Option:

9V DC +/-

Display Type:

LCD Display 4 Pos 7 Seg.

Board Type:

External Board

Board Size:

N/A

Overall Size:

6.5/8” x 4.7/16” x 1.9/16”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Push Button Control

Push Button Control

8 Play - 8 Problem

500+ Variations

Unlimited

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Mate in 6

Yes / Yes

Yes / No

Active Level:

3

Tournament Level:

6

Infinite Level:

9

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

The Spacious Mind

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

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

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

195

98

30

67

58.9

1504

38

12

7

19

40.8

1604

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

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

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

27

2

4

21

14.8

1518

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

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