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About RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) Electronic Travel Chess Computer

ABOUT RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS MODEL 60-2843 ELECTRONIC TRAVEL CHESS

 

RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS - Picture taken from box.

RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS - Picture taken from box.

 

Your RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS is one of the most versatile game computers available with four electronic games in one.

                  • Chess
                  • Checkers
                  • Line of 4
                  • Top Mind

One Computer, four challenging games - portable fun at its best!

 

RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS - Picture taken from box.

RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS - Picture taken from box.

 

    • Easy to learn and play. With sensory game board and large LCD display window!
    • Many customized playing levels for each individual game!
    • Verify pieces, take back moves, play against a friend as the computer referees and more!
    • Great for travel!

 

RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS with protective cover - Picture taken from box.

RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS with protective cover - Picture taken from box.

 

MAIN RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS MODEL 60-2843 GAME CHARACTERISTICS

 

SPECIAL SENSORY PLAYING SURFACE:  The computer senses a move when you press a piece against a square.

INTEGRATED TRAVEL CASE: Lets you carry the computer and all its pieces almost anywhere.

TEACH MODE:  You can set the computer so it acts as a referee while you play head-to-head against another person. Beginning users can quickly select and play only specific pieces, to learn the pieces’ moves and strategic uses.

MOVE SUGGESTION: Lets you ask the computer to suggest your next move, teaching you the best response to an opponent's move.

LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY:  Alternately shows the current move, piece position, and elapsed game time information.

64 CHESS PLAY LEVELS:  Let you match the level of difficulty to your skill level.

SELECTABLE SEARCH ALGORITHMS:  Let you set the computer to search only for a chess move most likely to be successful, speeding up the computer's response.

TAKE BACK:  Lets you take back and replay moves to help you improve your game.

RULE ENFORCEMENT: the computer prevents illegal moves like a game referee, to help beginners learn the rules.

POWER OFF OPTION:  Lets you turn off the computer without interrupting the game in progress, so you can continue playing later.

PLAY KEY:  Lets you change sides with the computer, force the computer to make a move, or learn by watching the computer play itself.

POSITION VERIFICATION:  Lets you check the current position of the pieces in case you accidentally knock them over.

 

Excerpts taken from the RADIOSHACK 4-IN-1 CHESS & CHECKERS user manual.

 

Information on RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) Electronic Travel Chess Computer
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) Electronic Travel Chess Computer

Technical Specification

RadioShack 4-in1 Chess & Checkers (1999)

RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) Box
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) LCD Display
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) User Manual

Box

LCD Display

User Manual

Spacious Mind

Schachcomputer.Info

Active 2017

Tourn. 2015

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

RadioShack/Tandy Corporation

Ron Nelson

1600 USCF

1999

$69.00

Not Available

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

60-2843

My Serial #:

Not Available

Processor OEM

Samsung?

Processor:

SAM47KS56C220

Speed:

Type:

4 Bit

4 MHz

ROM:

4 KB

RAM:

288 x 4 Bit

Battery Type:

3 x AAA

Power Adapter:

Not Available

Display:

LCD 4 Pos 7 Seg

Board Type:

Peg Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

4x4 in

7.3/4x6.1/4x3/4

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

64

Opening Book:

150 Half Moves

Take Back:

2 Half Moves

Position Setup:

Not Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Not Available

Not Available

Solve Mate:

Not Available

Save Game:

Available

Ponder:

Not Available

Search Depth:

Not Known

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

D3

Infinite Level:

58 (15 Minutes)

A8

Hardware Specification

Game Features

Matchplay & Test ELO Ratings

Computer Game Rating

Rating Test

Other Computer Chess  Ratings

USCF

USCF

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Human Rating

USCF

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Class E Level Electronic Travel Chess Computer!

4-in-1 Chess & Checkers

4-in-1 Line of 4 & Top Mind

RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) 4-in-1 Line of 4 & Top Mind

Radioshack 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers Game with Protective Cover

RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2843 4-in-1 Chess & Checkers (1999) with Protective Cover
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