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ABOUT RADIOSHACK MEGA 2050X MODEL 60-2441 ELECTRONIC CHESS COMPUTER

 

RADIOSHACK MEGA 2050X Electronic Chess Computer - picture taken from box.

RADIOSHACK MEGA 2050X Electronic Chess Computer - picture taken from box.

 

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 RADIOSHACK MEGA 2050X MODEL 60-2441 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.
    • Problem-solving.
    • 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 the RADIOSHACK MEGA 2050X user manual and box.

 

About RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2441 Mega 2050X (1994) Electronic Chess Computer
Information on RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2441 Mega 2050X (1994) Electronic Chess Computer
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2441 Mega 2050X (1994) Electronic Chess Computer

Technical Specification

RadioShack Mega 2050X (1994)

RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2441 Mega 2050X (1994) Box
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2441 Mega 2050X (1994) Computer Label
RadioShack and Tandy Model 60-2441 Mega 2050X (1994) User Manual

Box

Computer Label

User Manual

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MANUFACTURER

PROGRAMMER

RadioShack/Tandy Corporation

Frans Morsch

2050 USCF

1994

$149,00

Not Available

Year:

MFR ELO:

Original Price:

Wiki ELO:

Model #:

60-2441

My Serial #:

Not Available

Processor OEM

Hitachi

Processor:

H8

Speed:

Type:

8 Bit

14/2=7 MHz

ROM:

16 KB

RAM:

0.5 KB

Battery Type:

6 x “C” Cell

Power Adapter:

9V D/C 300 mA

Display:

LCD4P7S16LEDs

Board Type:

Press Sensory

Overall Size:

Board Size:

8x8 in

13x10x1.1/4

Options Select:

Button Select

Play Levels:

64

Opening Book:

2K Half Moves

Take Back:

30 Half Moves

Position Setup:

Available

Position Verify:

Available

Move Analysis:

Display Info:

Available

Available

Solve Mate:

Mate in 8

Save Game:

Available

Ponder:

Available

Search Depth:

20 Ply Max.

Provide Hint:

Available

Teach Mode:

Not Available

Change Sides:

Available

Active Level:

TM Level:

E2

Infinite Level:

H2

H1

Game Features

Matchplay & Test ELO Ratings

Computer Game Rating

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Other  Computer Chess Ratings

USCF

USCF

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Human Rating

USCF

CCR 94

CCNS 94

Ply 94

FIDE

USCF

2104

2106

2102

1998

2058

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