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Lexibook Travel Chess Explorer (2004)

INTRODUCTION
Congratulations on purchasing your new Lexibook chess computer, which is specially designed to teach children and beginners how to play chess, and how to become better at it. The many features include:

    • 64 different levels of difficulty and 4 different playing styles (normal, aggressive, defensive, and random), within:
    • 5 different beginner levels for children and beginners, where the computer makes mistakes on purpose.
    • 8 different normal playing levels for beginners to intermediate players, ranging from 5 seconds to several hours per move.
    • Postal chess level — analyses up to 24 hours per move.
    • Mate problem level — solves mate problems up to mate in 5 moves.
    • Multi move level where beginners can play against each other while the computer checks that the moves are legal.
    • Sensory playing board and LED’s — registers moves automatically when the pieces are pressed down on the FROM and TO squares, and shows the moves of the computer using LED’s.
    • Take back feature — it is possible to undo mistakes and take back the last two moves.
    • Move feature — learn by watching the computer play against itself.
    • Opening library with 20 different chess openings.
    • Detects mates, stalemates, draw by 50 move rule and draw by repetition.
    • Thinks in the opponents time on the normal playing levels.

Excerpts taken from Lexibook “TRAVEL CHESS EXPLORER” User Manual.

This computer seems to be the Travel version of the LEXIBOOK CHESSMAN PRO.

Information

Lexibook Travel Chess Explorer (2004)

Lexibook Travel Chess Explorer (2004)

Lid Closed

Lexibook Travel Chess Explorer (2004) Lid Closed

Controls

Lexibook Travel Chess Explorer (2004) Controls

User Manual

Lexibook Travel Chess Explorer (2004) User Manual

4 Game Styles - Normal, Aggressive, Defensive, Random

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Lexibook

Kaare Danielsen

Year:

2004

Manufacturer ELO

1800

Original Price

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Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

LCG500

My Serial #:

50936554

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

Motorola SC 551010P

8 Bit

2 MHz

4 KB

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Battery Operated:

3 x AAA

Adapter Option:

N/A

Display Type:

None

Board Type:

Sensory Peg Board

Board Size:

3.1/2” x 3.1/2”

Overall Size:

4.1/2” x 7.1/4” x 3/4”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Touch Sensory

Push Buttons

64

20 Openings

4 Half Moves

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

No / No

5 Ply

Yes / No

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

A8

Tournament Level:

B2

Infinite Level:

B6 (24 Hrs)

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

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