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Novag Obsidian (2005)
NOVAG OBSIDIAN Electronic Chess Computer.

NOVAG OBSIDIAN Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken fron Novag Obsidian computer.

MAIN NOVAG OBSIDIAN GAME CHARACTERISTICS

    • A wide range of features and advanced SENSOR TECHNOLOGY offer superb play to Chess enthusiasts and club player alike.
    • A more powerful 32K Byte program working on H8 RISC -style processor with 2 x 16 MHz system clock speed.
    • With 128 playing levels including Tournament, Sudden Death and Novice levels.
    • Full 6-digit information LCD shows clock-times for both sides, expected continuation, take back function up to 112 halfmoves, mate announcement and intended move as well as position evaluation.
    • Can solve up to Mate-in-8 moves.
    • Large Opening Book containing over 8,900 halfmoves and multiple-style openings library: Active, Passive, Tournament.
    • Comprehensive coaching system which includes 8 built-in classical mate studies.
    • 8 user-selectable end game playing modes for your choice of different playing styles.
    • Computes on opponent's time and shows depth search in numbers of moves.
    • Plays with one set 6 x 1,5V UM-2, size 'C' alkaline batteries allowing 250 hours of play or a NOVAG adaptor Art.No.8210 for long term economy (both not supplied).

Excerpts taken from “NOVAG OBSIDIAN User Manual and Box.

Information

Novag Obsidian (2005)

Novag Obsidian (2005)

Box

Novag Obsidian (2005) Box

Model: 1016

Novag Obsidian (2005) Model: 1016

User Manual

Novag Obsidian (2005) User Manual

128 Levels of Play!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Novag

David Kittinger

Year:

2005

Manufacturer ELO

2320 USCF

Original Price

$225.00

Wiki ELO:

2000

Model #:

1016

My Serial #:

117696

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

H8/3614

8 Bit

20 MHz

32 KB

1 KB

Battery Operated:

6 x “C” Cell

Adapter Option:

9V DC -/+

Display Type:

6 Pos 7 Seg LCD + 16 Coord. LED’s

Board Type:

Sensory Electronic

Board Size:

9” x 9”

Overall Size:

14.1/2” x 10.1/2” x 1.1/2”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Sensory Board

Sensory Buttons

128

8,900 Half Moves (Ply)

112 Half Moves

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Mate-in-8

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

TR6

Tournament Level:

TR15

Infinite Level:

AN8

Game Information

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

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

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ELO

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ELO

283

90

74

119

44.9

2013

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

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

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ELO

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ELO

190

54

72

64

47.4

2008

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