SAITEK MEPHISTO SOLAR STAR
Congratulations on your purchase of the new Mephisto Solar Star! The Mephisto Solar Star is always ready to play when you are, and it can even teach you more about chess as you play!
- Elegant, solar-powered travel chess computer which is extremely easy to use. Dual-Power enables you to play even under unfavorable lighting conditions simply by inserting the batteries.
- Runs on solar power, which is environmentally friendly and cost free. In ECO mode, you do not need batteries to play. In TURBO mode, inserting batteries gives you even higher playing speed and you can hear the computer’s sound. You can run the computer on batteries when lighting is poor or when you want to store an unfinished game. Time-tested chess program with 128 skill level settings, suitable for 75% of all chess players and ideal for beginners as well, owing to its extended playing range. Ready to play at any time; the computer stores an unfinished game for up to two years (when batteries are installed). Practical storage compartment right next to the playing surface for captured pieces. Large playing surface (11 x 11 cm) and easy-to-handle chess pieces.
“A milestone in the development of chess computers: 1. advanced and 2. easy-to-use, with an elegant design.”
JUST LOOK AT MEPHISTO SOLAR STAR’S EXCITING FEATURES!
- Operates on TURBO or ECO modes using solar power with batteries as supplemental power.
- 128 different playing level settings, which start out easy and get more difficult as they go -- as you beat each level, go on to the next!
- Clear display shows all game moves.
- Elegant design -- game fits into your hand comfortably and goes anywhere you go!
- Handy piece storage area.
- You can check the position of all pieces and set your game up again if pieces are knocked over.
- Battery-saving feature: If no keys are pressed for 20 minutes, the computer will turn itself off, saving the game for you.
- If you make a mistake or change your mind about a move, you can take back a move for each side!
- Turn the unit off at any time, even in the middle of a game -- with fresh alkaline batteries Mephisto Solar Star will remember your game for up to two years!
Excerpts taken from the SAITEK MEPHISTO SOLAR STAR user manual and box.