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About RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2426 Sphinx Madrid 1300 (1993) Electronic Chess Computer

ABOUT RADIOSHACK SPHINX MADRID 1300 MODEL 60-2426 ELECTRONIC CHESS COMPUTER

 

Your RADIOSHACK SPHINX MADRID CHESS COMPUTER is a chess opponent with a mind of its own. Its features include:

  • SPECIAL SENSORY PLAYING SURFACE:  Lets the computer sense a move when you press a piece against a square.
  • LCD DISPLAY: Shows the current position of the piece in play, prompting you to make your move.
  • RANK AND FILE BOARD LIGHTS:  Show current move, piece position and verification, and level information, and let you easily see where a piece came from and where it should go during a move.
  • SIXTEEN PLAY LEVELS:  Give you 16 difficulty levels.
  • TAKE BACK:  Lets you take back and replay moves.
  • SAVE:  Lets you turn off the computer without interrupting the game in progress so you can continue the game later.
  • MOVE:  Lets you force the computer to move, ask the computer to suggest your next move, change sides with the computer, or learn by watching the computer play against itself.
  • PROBLEM SET UP: Lets you set up special chess problems.

 

Excerpts taken from the RADIOSHACK SPHINX MADRID 1300 user manual.

 

Information on RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2426 Sphinx Madrid 1300 (1993) Electronic Chess Computer
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2426 Sphinx Madrid 1300 (1993) Electronic Chess Computer

Technical Specification

RadioShack Sphinx Madrid 1300 (1993)

RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2426 Sphinx Madrid 1300 (1993) Box
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2426 Sphinx Madrid 1300 (1993) LCD Display and Game Control Buttons
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2426 Sphinx Madrid 1300 (1993) User Manual

Box

Display & Controls

User Manual

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

RadioShack/Tandy Corporation

David Levy / Mark Taylor

1300 USCF

1996

$59,00

Not Available

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

60-2426

My Serial #:

Not Available

Processor OEM

Hitachi

Processor:

HMCS404C

Speed:

Type:

4 Bit

1 MHz

ROM:

4K x 10 Bit

RAM:

150 Byte x 4 Bit

Battery Type:

3 x AAA

Power Adapter:

Not Available

Display:

LCD 2 Pos 7 Seg

Board Type:

Press Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

6.1/2x6.1/2 in

9.3/8x8.7/8x1/2

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

16

Opening Book:

150 Half Moves

Take Back:

8 Half Moves

Position Setup:

Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Not Available

Not Available

Solve Mate:

Mate in 2

Save Game:

Available

Ponder:

Not Available

Search Depth:

Not Known

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

14

Infinite Level:

15 (10 Minutes)

10

Game Features

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