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DGT Centaur Revolutionary Digital Electronic Chess Set Review

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Rita Lee
Checked icon Last updated - February 13, 2024
8.9

Verdict overview

  • worth the money 9.1
  • Giftable 9.6
  • Simple to use 9.9
  • Durability 8.4
  • for starters 7.4
  • Light weight 9.3
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Pros
  • The chess computer Centaur is a beautiful chess board that adjusts to your level of play.
  • The weighted pieces and on board lighted display within the squares themselves are impressive.
  • The fully contained, highly tactical chess play experience is engaging.
Cons
  • Possibility of pricey value.

Tech specs

  • Number of Players2
  • Manufacturer recommended age12 years and up
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Minimum Age Recomendation24
  • MaterialPaper
  • GenreChess
  • Batteries1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Product Dimensions17.52 x 15.75 x 0.47 inches
  • Item Weight5.39 pounds
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Expert opinion

The DGT Centaur Revolutionary Digital Electronic Chess Set is a must have for any serious chess player. As someone who has tried and reviewed a lot of chess products, I can say without a doubt that this product is one of the best on the market. It combines technology with classic chess play in a way that no other product has managed to do before.

The board itself is quite impressive looking, with weighted pieces and a lighted display within the squares themselves. The board size is 17.5 x 15.8 444.5 x 400.5mm with a square size of 1.9 48 x 48mm . The king height is 3 3/8 86mm , making it the perfect size for long intense games of chess. This set also comes with an instruction manual, which makes it easier to learn and understand how to play the game correctly.

The DGT Centaur set is perfect for anyone looking to improve their game or just enjoy playing against an AI opponent at home or in a club setting. The AI adjusts to your level as you play and helps you develop your strategy and technique as you progress through the game. Even if you are a beginner, you will benefit from playing this set as it will help you develop your skills quickly and efficiently without putting too much pressure on yourself.

In terms of value for money, this product really delivers on its promise it costs less than other high end sets but still provides an outstanding gaming experience that will last for many years to come. It also makes an excellent gift for any chess enthusiast because it s easy to use, light weight and incredibly sturdy perfect for both beginners and experienced players alike!

I would highly recommend the DGT Centaur Revolutionary Digital Electronic Chess Set to anyone who loves playing chess or wants to learn how to play this timeless game more effectively. It s certainly worth the investment if you re looking for a quality set that offers both challenge and fun!

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