Chess Challenger Title: Chess Challenger
Manufacturer: Fidelity Electronics, Ltd
Date: 1978
Category: Fixed-application digital computer: entertainment
Dimensions: 1 ˝ x 13 x 8 ˝ in.
Credit Line: Gift of David B. Lewis
Accession: X1655.99A-D

By the early 1980s, computer software companies and others began selling dedicated chess computers and boards. One of the most successful chess boards was Sidney Samole and Ron Nelson’s Chess Challenger, sold by Fidelity Electronics.