The DGT Electronic Chessboard - Accurate and fast chess move input device for your computer.
Play with genuine wood
against your favorite chess program or an internet opponent; Broadcast chess games over the Internet. Ideal for tournament presentation; Let the computer analyze games while playing a human opponent; Automatically store games in the memory of the board while you play, and retrieve the games as PGN later; Beautifully-inlaid wood board with official FIDE tournament-size squares (5.5 x 5.5 cm, 2¼" x 2¼"); Board only 1.8 cm thick. The same as a normal chessboard; Five different designs Staunton Wooden Chess Pieces are available, each with a king height of 95mm (3¾"); Possibility to connect a DGT Clock; Modern, reliable, sensor technology recognizes each piece accurately and fast; + Each piece is identified by color and type. This gives you extra reliability in fast blitz games and makes setting up chess positions very easy; Internal memory (for 500 moves); Simply connects to USB or serial port of your PC; Driver CD included for Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP.
The DGT Electronic Board
is supported by many programs, and new programs are added to this list frequently. The current list of supported programs includes:
TOMA: DGT Projects' professional chess tournament broadcasting software.Great for live tournament broadcasting, but also for publishing existing games.
World Chess Network: Play against internet opponents with the electronic board!
ChessBase Products: Fritz 8, Fritz 7, Fritz 6, Fritz 5.32, Fritz 5, Hiarcs 7.32, Junior 5, Nimzo 99. Direct board support by use of DGT Projects' board driver DLL.
Pocakt Grandmaster 2.0: A fully featured and extremely strong award winning chess playing program for Pocket PCs running Pocket PC 2002 or Windows CE 3.0. This new version also supports the DGT Electronic Chess Board.
Arena (All versions) A graphical user interface to play with many chess engines like Crafty, GNUChess, LambChop and many, many more!