Millennium ChessGenius Exclusive, Model M820 has an estimated tournament
strength of 2400 ELO,
which even surpasses the performance level of the legendary
MEPHISTO world champion computers.
These devices have finally found their
worthy successor - very much to the joy of chess computer enthusiasts all over
The new Millennium ChessGenius Exclusive, Model M820 is a handmade,
elegant wooden sensor-board with a size of approximately 15.5"
x 15.5" x .75" / 40 x 40 cm, with 81 LEDs as move indicators,
a most comfortable fully automatic piece-detection, which is achieved by a new
You don't press down on the squares to register moves with the
Simply pick up a piece, and move it.
Moves are made the same
way that is done on regular chessboards.
The chessboard is made from pine wood.
chess pieces are boxwood, and seesham.
The computer unit is located in a separate
chess clock cabinet with a generously sized backlit display.
It offers numerous
display possibilities similar to the earlier world-class computers from Mephisto,
and can - very practical - also be used as a chess-clock during a match.
The comfortable handling of the fully automated board, in particular the
detection speed and reliability,
As the 4 LEDs flash
up brightly for each field, a look at the computer display is no longer necessary
during the game.
4 LEDs in the squares of the board show where to move the
The cable connection between the computer/clock, and the
chessboard makes it possible to exchange the hardware module,
and it further
allows future software updates to be made via the integrated USB-interface.
The Millennium ChessGenius Exclusive chess computer is powered by an ARM Cortex
M7 processor with 300 MHz and 2048 KB ROM / 384 KB RAM.
Grandmaster Playing Strength / chess rating of 2500 USCF / 2300 ELO
Cortex M7 / 300 MHz / 2048 KB ROM / 384 KB RAM
chessboard size measures 15.5" x 15.5" x .75" / 40 cm x 40 cm x 2 cm
Chess pieces are boxwood, and seesham wood with King measuring 2.75" / 74 mm in
Large Backlit LCD Display - Bright backlight screen measures 73 mm x 39 mm
Backlight can be turned on and
Chess clock / timer
Hint will suggest a move to you if you need help
computer thinks on your playing time making it more powerful, and faster
Tutor feature will draw your attention to weak moves, and warn of computer's
Takeback past moves - lets you experiment
and if you change your mind on a move
Takeback all / unlimited past moves for both sides in chess
allows you to experiment, and learn by taking back every / all moves of the game
Move function will force the computer to immediately make the best move it has
found so far
Setup a special sequence of moves, .i.e. a particular chess
opening, or moves you found in a chess book
computer can play itself
Play white or black
Position analysis - computer will give a score of which player has a stronger
computer can warn of weak moves, and explain better moves
chess computer set can warn if any of your pieces are being threatened
Chess pieces / chessmen have magnets that stick to the chessboard to help against
Saves Game in Memory when powered off / switched
Auto power off will save battery if there is no activity,
and automatically save the game (can be disabled)
Countless difficulty levels, infinitely configurable:
Fun levels for beginners (making mistakes)
Easy levels (limiting
the calculated positions)
Fast chess and rapid chess
with/without Fischer chess clock, etc
Selection between two different opening books:
Classic London Book (approx 57,000 positions)
New Master Book (approx 300,000
positions) by M.Uniacke
7 playing languages selectable- English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch,
Includes instructions for
the following languages; .English (others are available
Requires included AC Adaptor
- includes various international power outlets adapter accessories