MEGA CHESS BLENDS POWER AND STYLE WITH ADVANCED PLAY OPTIONS
This elegant table-top chess computer boasts a strong and flexible program that’s bound to appeal to the keen chess player. It’s big, clear custom LCD screen lets you quickly review special status reports, including an evaluation of your play and the search depth of the computer. You get 64 different levels of play to choose from, including Blitz and Tournament. Choose the way you want the computer to respond -- You can limit its options with Selective Search or let it play Brute Force, examining every possible option. A library of opening moves lets you face off against a variety of grand-master styles of play. Lets you take back and replay up to 30 moves. Automatically powers down with long-term memory to save battery life.
MAIN RADIO SHACK MEGA 2050X GAME CHARACTERISTICS:
- 64 playing levels including Sudden Death, Tournament and Beginner levels.
- Powerful 16K program operation on a RISC-style processor.
- High-speed selective search and powerful Brute Force Search programs.
- Information-rich LCD display shows:
- How computer is thinking.
- Time for both sides.
- Take-back up to 30 individual moves.
- Main continuation.
- Intended move and position evaluation.
- Thinks in opponent’s time.
- Multiple-style openings library: choose from Active, Passive Tournament, complete book, no book.
- Corresponding LED’s indicate moves on the sensory board.
- 8 user-selectable playing modes for your choice of openings and playing styles.
- Automatic power off after 15 minutes unattended -- remembers current positions and last 30 moves.
- Requires 6 “C” batteries.
Excerpts taken from “RadioShack Mega 2050X” User Manual, Box and Radio Shack Catalog 1995.