If you go for the win, timing is everything. Meet the new official FIDE chess clock that will support chess players in every game.

The new official FIDE chess clock

A great new chess clock developed to meet the needs of all players. With 30 years of experience and many years of research DGT made the best even better. The improvements make the DGT2500 the best chess clock available.

Super clear display

With the DGT2500 chess clock, players get all the information they need at a single glance. The customized font and the large screen make it very easy to read the time. This is a great advantage not only for the players, but also for the arbiters and for the audience enjoying a match.

Updated timing options list

The 36 pre-programmed and manual settings of the DGT2500 offer a wide variety of options. A new feature introduce in this clock is two different pre-sets for an Armageddon match. It can also be used to play many different games, including Go, Backgammon and Scrabble.

More visible lever

The trademark DGT lever on top clearly indicates whose turn it is. Thanks to the high contrast between the bright red and the white colour, players can more easily see if it is their move.

User friendly

The intuitive design of the DGT2500 and improved way to select options, makes choosing the ideal set-up easier than ever. With this clock even the most inexperienced player is a few clicks away from the perfect timing option.

Low energy consumption

The energy efficient design of this clock makes its running life longer than ever. Players can use it for more than 4.000 hours of gaming.

DGT guarantee of quality

Years of leading the market gives the DGT-team extensive know-how. This translates in an very accuracy and reliable product that lasts many many years.

Innovative flag bar

An exclusive feature designed by our team. We reinvented the flag onof the classical clocks and gave it a twist to make this clock even more unique. The flag bar of the DGT2500 very clearly signals that the time has run out.

Optional automatic period transition

The DGT2500 can be set to automatically move to the next period after a set number of moves is made.

Quick time penalty

Adding an extra minute is now easier and faster. This feature is perfect for arbiters at tournaments, making their job simpler and quicker.

Recommended by FIDE

Certified with the FIDE seal of approval and recommendation, the DGT2500 chess clock can be used for tournaments and competitions all over the world. Learn more about the FIDE guidelines on their webpage.

If you go for the win, timing is everything.

Product specifications


  • Clock size (l x w x h): 198 x 110 x 60 mm
  • Clock weight (inc. batteries): 320 gr
  • Display size (l x h): 174 x 32 mm
  • Gift box size: 205 x 120 x 60 mm
  • Gif box weight: 486 gr

Technical specifications

  • Material: ABS plastic
  • Powering: 2x AA batteries (included)
  • Delay: Yes
  • Bonus: Yes
  • Periodes: Yes
  • Movetimer: Yes


  • Country of origin: China
  • EAN code: 8717662821943
  • Warranty: 24 months
  • Colour: Tournament Red
  • Box contents: Clock, Quick guide, Manual
  • Manual languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Turkish.
  • FIDE approved: Yes
  • Tournament use: Yes
  • Home use: Yes
  • Club use: Yes