Millennium Chess Computer - Chess Genius PRO - SPECIAL EDITION with Box

SKU: MIL814
Sale price$199.00 USD
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About The Millennium Chess Computer - Chess Genius PRO - SPECIAL EDITION with Box

The Millennium Chess Genius Pro is the ideal chess computer for players of all ages and and skill levels. It's one of the most powerful chess computers of all time, featuring the world-champion software ChessGenius by Richard Lang!

The Special Edition adds a special touch with a beautiful storage box for a great  presentation both on arrival and for your enjoyment through the years. It includes the adapter and everything needed to play chess with a modern chess playing engine inside a classic board.

  • Improve your chess and be challenged at your playing level with the chess computer built on the famous chess engine ChessGenius by Richard Lang.
  • The Chess Genius PRO version offers and enhanced and more elegant design, faster processor, and lightning fast response times at all levels. Keep your mind active with endless chess enjoyment.
  • Portable and convenient 11” size makes the chess computer easy to take along on travels with AA Batteries (not included) and power saving mode. Included, however, is the AC adapter for play at home or elsewhere.
  • Make moves by pressing lightly on the squares thanks to MILLENNIUM unique HighSensitive technology. Lighted LCD screen shows chess moves, current position, and menus.
  • Set play strength from wide range of play levels suitable for beginners starting out to master level players. Take back moves or see suggestion for better moves.

Genius Pro plays at a significantly higher skill level of more than 2200 ELO (2400 USCF). The changes in the PRO are visual as well, new pieces in an exclusive white and black chrome, along with felt and significantly improved sensor board and pressure point. 

Hardware Improvements:

  • Significantly improved sensor board with smooth-running pressure point
  • 5x faster processor
  • 5x more RAM memory
  • Automatic power supply detection-connected power supply switches off the sleep mode during 24 hours for long term analyzing
  • Manual

Software Improvements:

  • Three different options for Openings:
    • No opening book, computer calculates by itself
    • "Classic London Book" of 57,000 positions (3x larger)
    • "Modern Book" with over 100,000 positions completely new library of modern opening variations by HIARCS.
  • Improved sleep mode with extended wake cycles
  • Display of move numbers in INFO mode
  • New "Mate in X" feature for problem solving

Overall, the Pro is a significant performance improvement, an ideal choice for improving, regular, or ambitious players. The playing algorithms and therefore playing style is adjusted and enhanced.


Playing levels and playing difficulty:

  • Countless levels especially for beginners
  • Virtually unlimited number of levels of difficulty
  • Includes demanding tournament levels suitable for skilled players
  • Average time per move
  • Max overall duration of game
  • Special "Mate in X" stage for problem solving
  • Shows suggested moves (best, second, third best etc. moves given position)

Especially for chess experts

  • Choice of 2 libraries of opening moves: the "Classic London Book", with approximately 57,000 positions, and the "Modern Book", with more than 100,000 positions
  • Versatile analysis mode (text displays and chessboard display)
  • Display analysis of positions, main variants and move number
  • Enter any chess position

Especially for novices

  • Chess trainer: Warns about bad moves, offers to take them back
  • Makes suggestions for improvement to help make better moves
  • Help function: Shows all permitted moves

Features and ease of use

  • Convenient menu system makes it easy to adjust system settings
  • Large back-lit display: shows the entire chessboard, plus help text and menu system text
  • Extra-large chessboard: 20 x 20 cm (7.9 x 7.9 in) playing area
  • Multilingual user interface
  • Different match modes: Player vs. computer, player vs. player etc.
  • Improved energy saving mode with longer active times
  • Power port for AC adapter
  • Automatic power supply detection to switch off the power-saving mode in network operation

Technical data:

  1. Processor: ARM Cortex M4 / 120 MHz, RAM: 160 KB
  2. Chessboard: Pressure sensor board, magnetic
  3. Display: Back-lit chessboard display
  4. Menu operation: 7 languages, text-based
  5. Languages: GB / DE / FR / NL / ES / IT / RU
  6. Software: Original CHESS GENIUS
  7. Power supply: 3 x AA alkaline batteries - BATTERIES NOT INCLUDED
  8. Power with included Adapter
  9. Dimensions: approx. 30 x 27.5 x 3 cm
  10. Chessboard dimensions: 20 x 20 cm (7.8" x 7.8")
  11. Display Dimensions:  3.8 x 4.5 cm (1 1/2 x 1 3/4")
  12. King height: 1 7/8"
  13. King base: 5/8"
  14. Box dimensions: 11.5" W x 12.5" L x 4" H

    Product Specs

    Board Size
    7.88"
    Square Size
    1.0"
    King Height
    1.875"
    King Base
    0.625"

    Customer Reviews

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    Darryl Kosaka
    Chess Genius PRO

    When I received my shipment it was perfectly packaged and when delivered there was not even a dent in the shipment box. The Genius Pro special edition was factory wrapped. When I attempted to install the batteries I had a huge disappointment, one of the battery contact springs was not attached. I saw that it was an easy fix and reattached it rather then sending it back. This, in no way was the fault of Chesshouse, just a quality control issue with Millennium. Other then that the board worked perfectly. Considering how long the Genius Pro has been around tech wise in its operations I would never would have guessed its age. The purchase and communicatiion with Chesshouse was great. I will certainly order from them again!

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    Jimi62
    Good

    I like this overall. The engine is very strong and challenging to play. I don’t like the chrome pieces. Just a personal choice but a standard color for white might be better. The case with this is nice and maybe it should come standard rather than special edition? But in this price range I’m more than satisfied

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    JAMES TIPFER
    Suberbly crafted digitalized chess set

    Sasy to use with favorite functions for single player against computer. and setup chess puzzle's to solve.

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    Joseph Miraglia, Jr
    Excellent Chess Set

    I purchased the Millennium Chess Genius Pro about three weeks ago, but my wife wanted to give it to me for Christmas. I opened it and was very impresses with it. Having a case to store it in was a plus. I am a beginner chess player so I haven't had a lot of time to really use it. I am really looking forward to learn to play chess and I truly believe I have the right chess set to help me. I also am very impressed with the packaging of the chess set and more importantly, the customer support. I know if I have a problem or concern, Chesshouse will be there to help me. Thank you Chesshouse.

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    Jesse Trevino
    Small Display - I made it work!

    I knew the display was going to be small when I bought this. I figured I would have to use my bifocals, which I hate to wear. I solved this issue quite easily. I purchased the perfect, inexpensive magnifying glass. I don't need my bifocals! Check it out here: https://tinyurl.com/bdhamu9m

    As to the control panel, once you read the manual, the buttons are easy to work with. They make sense. I didn't have to refer to the manual again. I've only had time to play a couple of games (which I lost) to familiarize myself with navigation and play. I definitely prefer this tactile approach to a monitor. This set is beautiful and I appreciate the challenge. I hope to spend a lot more time playing once the holidays are behind us and everyone goes away.