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Fidelity Sensory Chess Challenger 12B (1984)

Congratulations on the purchase of your new SENSORY 12 CHESS CHALLENGER. Created by Fidelity International, Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of microprocessor-based board games, this remarkable chess computer is truly one of a kind. This unit boasts an award-winning chess program inside a housing which is unique and beautifully designed, yet affordable. The elegant styling, special features, and price/performance ratio of this computer lend the SENSORY 12 the distinction of being the best of all possible worlds!

In order to provide you with our most current state-of-the-art developments, this product has been improved in several ways and we have therefore named this model the SENSORY “12B”. In addition to the hardware and software enhancements that this “B” version faster and more competitive than the original SENSORY “12”, we have streamlined its operation.

This units many features and playing options will certainly enhance your enjoyment of the game.

Excerpts taken from the “Fidelity Sensory Chess Challenger 12B” User Manual

The 1984 enhanced version of the SENSORY “12”, now called “12B” Model 6086.  Picture taken from “SENSORY 12B CHESS CHALLENGER” User Manual

The 1984 enhanced version of the SENSORY “12”, now called “12B” Model 6086

Picture taken from “SENSORY 12B CHESS CHALLENGER” User Manual

Information

Fidelity Sensory Chess Challenger 12B (1984)

Fidelity Sensory Chess Challenger 12B (1984)

Box

Fidelity Sensory Chess Challenger 12B (1984) Box

Touch Controls

Fidelity Sensory Chess Challenger 12B (1984) Touch Controls

User Manual

Fidelity Sensory Chess Challenger 12B (1984) User Manual

“12B” is the 4MHz enhanced version!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Fidelity International

Dan & Kathe Spracklen

Year:

1984

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Original Price

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Model #:

6086

My Serial #:

61018361

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

6502B

8 Bit

4 Mhz

16K

4K

Battery Operated:

N/A

Adapter Option:

9V DC 350mA

Display Type:

16 Coordinate LED’s

Board Type:

Sensory Electronic Chessboard

Board Size:

10” x 10”

Overall Size:

14” x 14.1/2” x 1.3/4”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Push Sensory

Push Button Controls

12

3000 Positions

Yes

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

No / No

Mate in 11

No/ Yes

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

Level 3

Tournament Level:

Level 6

Infinite Level:

Level 9

Game Information

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