Express 16K

Kasparov Express 16K
Computer name:  Kasparov Express 16K
Manufacturer:     Scisys
Dates from:     1985
Dimensions:     17.2 x 13.5 x 2.7 cm
Power supply:     3 AA batteries
Processor:     6301Y, 8MHz.
Memory:     16K ROM, 256 bytes RAM
Rating:     occasional players, weak club players (Elo 1440)
Other details:  chessmen inserted over pressure-sensitive switches
hinged lid
LEDs on two sides
looks like Kasparov Cavalier (1988)


  White: Fritz 8 (1 ply)

  Black: Kasparov Express 16K (± 10 seconds / move)

  (Result: won by black)

1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Bb4 4.e5 c5 5.a3 Bxc3+ 6.bxc3 Qc7 7.Nf3 Ne7 8.a4 Bd7 9.Bd3 Qa5 10.Bd2 c4 11.Be2 Bxa4 12.O-O O-O 13.Bg5 Nbc6 14.Qd2 Nf5 15.Qf4 h6 16.Bh4 g5 17.Qg4 Nxh4 18.Nxh4 f5 19.exf6 Rxf6 20.Nf3 Kh8 21.Rfe1 Qxc3 22.Rxa4 Rxf3 23.Raa1 Rf6 24.Qh5 Nxd4 25.Rad1 Nxc2 26.Rf1 Nd4 27.Rc1 Qb4 28.Rfd1 Qb2 29.Kf1 Raf8 30.Bf3 Nxf3 31.gxf3 Qb3 32.f4 gxf4 33.Qe5 Qf3 34.Rb1 c3 35.Rdc1 c2 36.Ra1 Qh1+ 37.Ke2 Qxh2 38.Ke1 Qg1+ 39.Ke2 f3+ 40.Ke3 d4+ 41.Qxd4 Qg5+ 42.Kd3 e5 43.Qe4 Rc6 44.Qd5 Rd8 45.Qxd8+ Qxd8+ 46.Ke4 Rc3 47.Kxe5 Qd2 48.Ke4 Qxf2 49.Kf5 Qd4 50.Ra5 f2 51.Raa1 Rc5+ 52.Ke6 Qb2 53.Kf7 Ra5 54.Rxa5 Qxc1 55.Rc5 f1Q+ 56.Ke6 Qe3+ 57.Re5 Qa6+ 58.Kf7 Qxe5 59.Kf8 Qaf6# An animation of the game can be seen if you have Java installed.

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