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ABOUT NOVAG MICRO II MODEL 821 ELECTRONIC TRAVEL CHESS COMPUTER

 

Novag Micro II the World’s smallest, fully functional chess computer with sensory chess board!

 

MAIN NOVAG MICRO II MODEL 821 GAME CHARACTERISTICS

 

  • NOVAG’s renowned Sensor Technology easy-to-use.
  • Plays 20 hours with 1 set of batteries or with an adapter (not included).
  • New strong program that knows the international chess rules including En Passant, Castling and Pawn Promotion.
  • Announces check, stalemate and checkmate.
  • Change levels during the game.
  • One tournament level.
  • The computer can play against itself.
  • Easy take-back of 2 half-moves.
  • Simple board and problem solving set-up.
  • Solves all Mate-in-2.

Excerpts taken from the NOVAG MICRO II user manual and box.

 

About Novag Model 821 Micro II (1982) Electronic Travel Chess Computer
Information on Novag Model 821 Micro II (1982) Electronic Travel Chess Computerter
Novag Model 821 Micro II (1982) Electronic Travel Chess Computer

Technical Specification

Novag Micro II (1982)

Novag Model 821 Micro II (1982) Box
Novag Model 821 Micro II (1982) Sensory Peg Board and Game Control Buttons
Novag Model 821 Micro II (1982) User Manual

Box

Board & Controls

User Manual

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Schachcomputer.Info

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Tourn. 2015

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

Novag Industries Ltd.

David Kittinger

1400 USCF

1982

$149.00

Not Known

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

821

My Serial #:

801076

Processor OEM

Intel

Processor:

80C49

Speed:

Type:

8 Bit

6 MHz

ROM:

2 KB

RAM:

128 Byte

Battery Type:

9V DC

Power Adapter:

9V DC 200mA

Display:

16 Board LEDs

Board Type:

Press Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

3.1/4x3.1/4

4.7/8x6.7/8x1.1/2

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

8

Opening Book:

Not Available

Take Back:

2 Half Moves

Position Setup:

Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Available

Not Available

Solve Mate:

Mate in 2

Save Game:

Available

Ponder:

Not Available

Search Depth:

8 Ply Max

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

6 (2-3 Minutes)

Infinite Level:

8 (5-20 Minutes)

4 (5-45 Seconds)

Game Features

Matchplay & Test ELO Ratings

Computer Game Rating

Rating Test

Other Computer Chess  Ratings

USCF

USCF

Spacious Mind

Human Rating

USCF

CCR

CCNS

Ply

FIDE

USCF

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