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Where can I buy a DGT e-Board?
To find your nearest DGT dealer, please consult the DGT Dealer List.
Where can I register my DGT product?
Have you bought a DGT product? Awesome! Register it to make our support & care for your products easier and faster.
What are DGT Boards?
Electronic DGT chess boards are accurate and fast chess move input devices. The boards register all moves and record the games. They are used for live game transmission, training, online play, computer play and game analysis.
Where are DGT electronic boards used?
Electronic DGT boards are used at World Chess Championships and all major and many minor chess tournaments all over the world since 1998.
How are DGT electronic boards used?
Tournaments and clubs use the boards to show chess games live as they happen via the internet on their website or on smartphones and tablets.
What are DGT electronic DGT boards?
Electronic DGT chess boards are accurate and fast chess move input devices. The boards register all moves and record the games. They are used for live game transmission, training, online play, computer play and game analysis.
What's a DGT Smart Board?
The DGT Smart Board is an electronic chess board with many different uses. It was developed as a more affordable alternative alongside the wooden DGT boards and to make live chess broadcasting more accessible.
Smart Board applications and setups
Play online against opponents from around the world using the Smart Board as your input device. For example play opponents on Chess.com or on Playchess.com.
What's a DGT USB e-Board?
The beautiful wooden DGT USB e-Board simply connects to the USB port on your computer bringing you the best of two worlds: the classical game of chess on a traditional wooden board merged with 21st century computer and internet technology.
What's a DGT Tournament e-Board?
The difference between USB/Bluetooth e-Boards and Tournament e-Boards, is that Tournament e-Boards can be connected together in strings for a tournament. A string of Tournament Boards connects to the serial or USB port of the computer or laptop.
Why is DGT not selling tournament boards with serial connections anymore?
We've said goodbye to the old serial connections on our wooden tournament boards. A comprehensive upgrade made the boards faster, smarter, easier to use and future proof.
All about Bluetooth e-Boards
This innovative wireless DGT e-Board connects to the computer via Bluetooth, bringing you the best of two worlds: the classical game of chess on a traditional wooden board merged with 21st century computer and internet technology.
Where can I find a DGT service center?
In the unlikely event that your product develops a fault please contact the DGT dealer or retailer where you purchased the product. For a warranty claim you may be asked for proof of purchase.
What is Chess960 or Fischer Random Chess?
Chess960 or Fischer Random Chess was invented by Bobby Fischer, the 11th, and perhaps most legendary World Chess Champion. Fischer first presented his vision for the future of chess in Buenos Aires, Argentina on June 19, 1996.