The clock is unique in 4 positions:
1 . Utilizing it you are able to play against a remote rival over the Internet or vs computer without using a mouse. This advantage allows rivals to play in the equal conditions (independently of who better wields a mouse), feel free in a habitual environment and to avoid a tiredness and the computer's influence on your health.
2 . Although the clock is an electronic one with all their advantage in compare with a mechanical clock (a correct set of the time, a possibility to set different time control, a correct time of "flag's fall" and others) our clock use a only advantage of a mechanical clock - a visual method of "flag's raise" to definite a remaining time - with the eye's edge a player can watch a decreasing of a light line, at that it's not necessary to have a look under the flag :)
3 . This is a only clock, which uses besides the well-known time controls also a Kasparov one - time stops in a control zone in a case, when a player plays faster than a certain period of time (for example, 2 sec.), which allows him to win confidently a technically winning positions. 4 . Together with the electronic chess board the clock could by use to take control of the move's legality.
Between the other clock's advantages:
The cost of the clock:
- with connection to Internet - $85 Fill out a form to order a clock
- without it - $75