Your chess computer is an ideal opponent. It is ready to play you at any time, as often as you like, at whatever level of skill you choose. Its small size makes it suitable for use on a Journey.
- 72 Levels of difficulty.
- Sensory Chess board.
- LED Lamps indicate moves and other information.
- Position verify.
- Position setup.
- Take-back moves.
- Thinks on opponent’s time.
- Long-term memory.
- Detects draws by 50 move rule, 3-fold repetition, stalemate.
- Preprogrammed openings strategy.
- Pawn promotion, castling & en passant captures.
- Battery operated using 4 AA cells.
- Audible tone to indicate moves.
- Solves mate-in-2 problems.
- Long battery life.
- ELO rating 1,400 (USA 1,500) (estimated).
- Has teaching feature programmed into computer.
Excerpts taken from the Krypton “Jupiter” User Manual and Box.
In USA the Krypton Jupiter was sold by Excalibur Electronics. Inside the box there is price list from Excalibur Electronics for replacement chess pieces and also a further troubleshooting leaflet from Excalibur Electronics.