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Saitek Mephisto Maestro (2004)

Congratulations on your purchase of the MEPHISTO MAESTRO Travel Chess Computer. Featuring extraordinary chess playing abilities and a vast array of special options, this sleek unit offers a touch screen interface and a backlit LCD screen for convenience and ease of play. Portable and always travel ready. It will also allow you to enjoy a game of chess anywhere, at home or on the road. Once you familiarize yourself with the basic operation, go on to explore all the extras this unique computer has to offer. You’ll soon find that you’re enjoying chess as never before.

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • 100 Playing Levels: 60 Fun and 40 Competition
  • Hints and Tips and Coach Mode available
  • Most major opening systems to learn
  • 64 Study Positions - see how the experts do it
  • Take Back and replay over 200 moves – experiment and learn
  • Setup Option – try out new positions and moves

OTHER GENERAL FEATURES

  • Touch Sensor Screen – all on-screen action; no small pieces to move
  • Backlit blue LCD display – clear visibility in all light conditions (with option to turn off to conserve battery power)
  • Stylus housed integrally
  • Protective Cover for added screen protection
  • Built-in Chess ClocK
  • Unfinished game held in memory
  • Automatic Power Down feature to save battery life

Excerpts taken from “Saitek Meohisto Maestro” User Manual

Information

Saitek Mephisto Maestro (2004)

Saitek Mephisto Maestro (2004)

LCD Touch Display

Saitek Mephisto Maestro (2004) LCD Touch Display

Wallet (closed)

Saitek Mephisto Maestro (2004) Wallet (closed)

User Manual

Saitek Mephisto Maestro (2004) User Manual

Uses Stylus and Touch Screen

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer

Programmer

Saitek Industries Ltd

Julio Kaplan ?

Year:

2004

Manufacturer ELO

1750 USCF

Original Price

$99.95

Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

CH08

My Serial #:

S12354483

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

?

?

?

?

?

Battery Operated:

3 x AAA

Adapter Option:

N/A

Display Type:

11 Character Dot Matrix LCD

Board Type:

Touch Sensory Electronic Screen

Board Size:

2.1/2” x 2.1/2”

Overall Size:

3.1/4” x 5” x 1/2”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Touch Sensory Screen

Touch Screen Controls

100

Yes

200 Half Moves(Ply)

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:

66

Tournament Level:

76

Infinite Level:

100

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

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

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