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Mephisto III (1983) Electronic Travel Chess Computer
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MAIN MEPHISTO III GAME CHARACTERISTICS:

    • 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 computers evaluation of a position and depth of search.
    • MEPHISTO III continues to think while waiting for your move.
Mephisto III (1983) Electronic Travel Chess Computer

Technical Specification

Mephisto III (1983)

Mephisto III (1983) Back of Computer
Mephisto III (1983) Computer Label
Mephisto III (1983) User Manual

Back

Computer Label

User Manual

Spacious Mind

Schachcomputer.Info

Active 2017

Tourn. 2015

1507

1525

T1

T2

T3

T4

T5

Final

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

Hegener + Glaser

Thomas Nitsche & Elmar Henne

Not Known

1983

$495.00

1464

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

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My Serial #:

0514327

Processor OEM

RCA

Processor:

1802

Speed:

Type:

8 Bit

6.1 MHz/3.5 w/bat

ROM:

32 KB

RAM:

4 KB

Battery Type:

4 x AA

Power Adapter:

9V DC HGN 5001

Display:

4 Pos 7 Segment

Board Type:

External Board

Overall Size:

Board Size:

Not Applicable

6.5/8x4.1/2x1.1/2

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

8 + 8 Problem

Opening Book:

500 Variations

Take Back:

Complete Game

Position Setup:

Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Available

Available

Solve Mate:

Mate in 6

Save Game:

Available

Ponder:

Available

Search Depth:

21 ply max.

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

6

Infinite Level:

9

3

Hardware Specification

Game Features

Matchplay & Test ELO Ratings

Computer Game Rating

Rating Test

Other Computer Chess Ratings

USCF

USCF

Spacious Mind

Human Rating

USCF

CCR

CCNS 1985

Ply

FIDE

USCF

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1741

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1643

1593

Class C Level Electronic Travel Chess Computer!

 

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