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Sharper Image Tlaking Chess Companion (1991)
“SHARPER IMAGE DESIGN TALKING CHESS COMPANION” Electronic Chess Computer.

“SHARPER IMAGE DESIGN TALKING CHESS COMPANION” Electronic Chess Computer.

Picture taken from Sharper Image Talking Chess Companion computer.

IT’S YOU AGAINST THE COMPUTER! 345 PHRASES TO COACH, TEACH, AMUSE AND ABUSE YOU!

    • 25 selectable skill levels for beginner to intermediate players.
    • Special level just for beginners.
    • “Human” voice announces and lights up all moves and enties (voice can be turned off).
    • Special vocabulary modes for demonstration, teaching/coaching, visually handicapped players, and just CHESSTER’s lovable personality.
    • Sensory board automatically records your moves.
    • Beginners can take back moves and replay them without starting over!
    • Computer suggests moves for you to make.
    • Memory save feature stores unfinished game for days!
    • Uses 4 “AAA” batteries or AC adapter (both not supplied).
    • Includes magnetic chess pieces.
Hegener+Glaser AG M50743 Processing chip.

Hegener+Glaser AG M50743 Processing chip.

Picture taken from Sharper Image Talking Chess Companion computer board.

Information

Sharper Image Talking Chess Companion (1991)

Sharper Image Talking Chess Companion (1991)

Board LED’s

Sharper Image Talking Chess Companion (1991) Board LED's

Model: SM 470

Sharper Image Talking Chess Companion (1991) Model: SM 470

Sensory Controls

Sharper Image Talking Chess Companion (1991) Sensory Controls

Has Chesster Voice Assistance

Technical Specifications

Manufacturer/Supplier

Programmer

Hegener & Glaser/Sharper Image

Dan & Kathe Spracklen

Year:

1991

Manufacturer ELO

1900

Original Price

$249.00

Wiki ELO:

N/A

Model #:

SM470

My Serial #:

172272

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

M50743

8 Bit

2 Mhz

4 KB

256 Bytes

Battery Operated:

6V DC 4 (AAA Size)

Adapter Option:

9V DC

Display Type:

16 Board LED’s

Board Type:

Sensory Electronic

Board Size:

8” x 8”

Overall Size:

10.1/8” x 9.3/8” x 3/4”

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Touch Sensory Board

Touch Sensory Controls

25

Tournament Book

64 Half Moves

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:

A5

Tournament Level:

A8

Infinite Level:

B1 to F8

Game Information

Schachcomputer.Info

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

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