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MEPHISTO AMERICA II Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from Mephisto America II computer.

DEAR CHESS FRIEND!

We welcome into the group of owners of a Mephisto chess computer and wish you a lot of pleasure while playing with your device.

MAIN MEPHISTO AMERICA II GAME CHARACTERISTICS:

    • 16 levels of play including beginner levels.
    • Solves mate-in-4 chess problems.
    • Take back up to 6 half moves.
    • Saves your current game for up to 2 years.
    • Play against another human with the NON AUTO function.
    • Let the AMERICA II play against itself.
    • Opening Library of approximately 250 half moves.
    • Allows pawn promotion and under-promotion.
    • Knows all the rules of chess including en-passant, mate and stalemate.

Excerpts taken from the “Mephisto America II” User Manual and Box translated by Spacious-Mind.

Information

Mephisto America II (1996)

Mephisto America II (1996)

Box

Mephisto America II (1996) Box

Model: America II

Mephisto America II (1996) Model: America II

User Manual

Mephisto America II (1996) User Manual

16 Levels of Play!

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Hegener + Glaser

Craig Barnes

Year:

1996

Manufacturer ELO

1450 USCF

Original Price

$145.00

Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

America II

My Serial #:

M0098043

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

68HC05

8 Bit Single Chip

1 Mhz

8 KB

176 Bytes

Battery Operated:

1.5V x 4 (AA Size)

Adapter Option:

9V DC 100 mA +/-

Display Type:

16 Coordinate LED’s

Board Type:

Sensory Electronic Chessboard

Board Size:

8” x 8”

Overall Size:

10.1/8” x 9.3/8” x 7/8”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Sensory Board

Push Buttons

16

250 Positions

6 Half Moves

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game/ Ponder

Hint/Teach Mode

No / No

No / No

Mate-in-4

Yes / No

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

4 (20 sec,)

Tournament Level:

6 (140 sec.)

Infinite Level:

7

Game Information

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

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