Press-sensory portable electronic chess computer with miniature magnetic pieces and slideout storage tray for club and tournament players
The Novag Star Opal features a fun hobby level program verging on club strength, in a very attractive housing. It is a perennial favourite with players up to 1650 ELO who appreciate form and function in a portable chess computer.
The smallest chess computer with a standard sensory board, this cleverly designed model also has a slide-out tray for holding its magnetised pieces. Moves are elegantly shown through a translucent membrane surrounding the board.
It tends towards an enterprising style of play and often will enter into complications with practical chances for both sides. The large opening book is full of exciting lines, from sharp gambits to rare variations that will keep you on your toes.
128 playing levels offer strength and versatility
Opening book with more than 8500 halfmoves
HINT, TRAINING and REFEREE functions
Up to 25 halfmoves can be taken back
Solves most mates in 6 moves
Other General Features
Fully sensory chessboard
Unique move indicator system
Piece storage compartment
Magnetic miniature Staunton pieces
Unfinished games held in memory
Requires 4 x AAA batteries (not included)
Unit size: 194 x 133 x 24 mm
Sensory board size: 104 x 104 mm
Sensory board square size: 13 x 13 mm
King height: 27 mm
EAN code: 4895089410279
User Manual for Novag Star Opal (English)