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21-01-2008, 09:39 AM
Anyone have any experience with either the Mephisto Maestro Travel Chess Computer or the Excalibur CM2012 Talking Touchscreen handneld chess computer?Also anyone from Australia been able to buy one locally?

21-01-2008, 05:46 PM
Sounds like a waste of money. If you need chess on the go, get a palm or pocketPC - there are many good chess engines for those.

21-01-2008, 06:31 PM
I picked up an el-cheapo (about $10) handheld LCD chess computer from Dick Smith's just before Christmas, it was very fiddly and not very strong on its highest level - but might be fun for those just starting out. :)