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Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor (1992)
RADIO SHACK TALKING CHESS TUTOR Electronic Chess Computer.

RADIO SHACK TALKING CHESS TUTOR Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor box.

RADIO SHACK TALKING CHESS TUTOR Electronic Chess Computer.

RADIO SHACK TALKING CHESS TUTOR Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor box.

TALKING CHESS TUTOR is a chess opponent with a mind of its own. Its voice has been developed to assist and amuse you. It has four personalities you can select from: character, coaching, demonstration, and move assistance. With a vocabulary of over 345 phrases, the tutor can teach and demonstrate, as well as tease and entertain you. This state-of-the-art technology game challenges you with an amazing computerized opponent that plays with skill and cunning.

SPEAKS 345 PHRASES TO COACH, TEACH, AMUSE AND ABUSE YOU!

    • 25 skill levels for beginner to intermediate.
    • Special tutorial level designed for new players.
    • “Human” voice announces moves -- can be turned off.
    • Special vocabulary modes for teaching/coaching, demonstration, assisting visually handicapped players.
    • Sensory board automatically records your moves.
    • Beginners can take back moves and replay them.
    • Computer will suggests moves for you if you wish.
    • Memory stores saved positions and unfinished games.
    • Uses 4 “AAA” batteries or AC adapter (both not supplied).
    • Dual Power Option - lets you play against this chess opponent anywhere.

Excertps taken from the “Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor” User Manual and Box.

Information

Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor 1900L (1992)

Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor 1900L (1992)

Box

Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor 1900L (1992) Box

Model: 60-2255

Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor 1900L (1992) Model: 60-2255

User Manual

Radio Shack Talking Chess Tutor 1900L (1992) User Manual

25 Levels of Play!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Radio Shack/Tandy Corporation

Dan & Kathe Spracklen

Year:

1992

Manufacturer ELO

1900 USCF

Original Price

$195.00

Wiki ELO:

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Model #:

60-2255

My Serial #:

N/A

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

M50743

8 Bit

2 Mhz

4 KB

256 Bytes

Battery Operated:

6V DC 4 (AAA Size)

Adapter Option:

9V DC

Display Type:

16 Board LED’s

Board Type:

Sensory Electronic

Board Size:

8” x 8”

Overall Size:

10.1/8” x 9.3/8” x 3/4”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Sensory Board

Sensory Buttons

25

+/- 2,000 Half Moves

128 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:

A5

Tournament Level:

A8

Infinite Level:

B1 to F8

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

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