He Just Wants To Play!When is chess the most enjoyable? When you win! When Fritz entered his first tournaments some 25 years ago, humans still had a real chance of taking the engine down. Only a few years down the line, Fritz was already beating grandmasters left, right and center, but ever since his 4:2 victory over Kramnik in 2006, Fritz has been considered unbeatable. Who would want to play against him? In the case of Fritz 16, however, playing against an engine is now once again the very definition of fun! A host of features, including "Assisted Analysis", which gives you discreet visual hints as you move, and emoticons, which show Fritz's mood, are there to help you. Even with little knowledge of chess, you can enjoy many an exciting game, and more importantly, victory against Fritz. if things don't work out, Fritz 16 shows you the combinations you might have missed directly after the game with the handy "Tactical Analysis" function, or you can dive right into "Easy Play" calculation training to hone your skills. Fritz doesn't come up short when it comes to playing strength either- the new multiprocessor engine was developed by star programmer Vas Rajich ("Rybka") and is up there with the global elite!
Stay mobile with Fritz 16. With a 6-month ChessBase Premium Account included, you're guaranteed full access to the world of ChessBase Web apps (also for IPads, Android Tablets and Smartphones) on the move, 6,000 chess training videos, 60,000 tactical exercises, 8 million games in the Live database and, of course, the best online action on playchess. Fritz, now annotates and analyzes as you play, immediately providing you with move-by-move summaries to replay after a game ends.
No other chess program offers you more, with the online manual online spanning a whopping 457 pages! But you won't need it - Fritz 16 is intuitive and easy to use, and whether you want to play against the engine, analyze or enjoy some online blitz, Fritz 16 will open just the functions you need at the click of a mouse.
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We now offer a convenient eSoftware option for Fritz 16. Rather than having to wait days for the disk to be delivered to you, you can now download it via the Internet and enjoy it almost instantly on your computer.
NOTE: ALL ELECTRONIC (E) SOFTWARE SALES ARE FINAL.
How do I download my new eSoftware?
Once you have completed the purchase, you will receive an email that contains instructions on how to download your eSoftware. The email will contain both a download link for the software as well as a unique serial number that is necessary to install the product. Please allow up to one business day for receipt of this email as they must be processed manually during business hours.
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Unfortunately, a working email address is required to purchase eSoftware. If you do not have a working email address, we recommend that you create a temporary email address at one of the many free email providers (hotmail.com, yahoo.com, gmail.com) and use that when you place your order. If you enter a non-working email address when making your purchase, we won't be able to send you the installation instructions and you won't be able to download the software. We are not responsible for customer orders where a non-working email address was provided during purchase.
What format is the eSoftware?
The eSoftware program is an installation tool that will allow you to install the full computer program on your computer. Please note that all eSoftware products require a Microsoft Windows(R)-based computer.
How large is the eSoftware
eSoftware files vary in size depending on the program, ranging from a few megabytes to gigabytes in size. A high speed internet connection is recommended for the download of eSoftware.
What happens if I accidently delete the eSoftware file?
Our file transfer system allows you to download the eSoftware should you need to reinstall it. . Should you lose your eSoftware, you can click on the link in the email and download the eSoftware again.
Should I keep the email with instructions on downloading my new eDVD?
YES! Should you accidentally delete your eSoftware, you will need the link in the email to download it again and the registration code to install it. If you lose the email with instructions, you will have to repurchase the eSoftware again. We recommend bookmarking the download link in your web browser for easier access.
Is copying the eSoftware illegal?
Yes! When you purchase an eSoftware, it is for your personal (non-commercial) use only. You do not have permission to copy it and distribute it. This is illegal and distributing it would be against the law. Please note that each time you install the eSoftware, it connects to the Convekta Validation Server via the Internet to verify that it is a legitimate registration code and Convekta does keep track of how many times each registration code is used. So please don't copy the eSoftware.
What is your return/refund policy?
Due to the nature of the Electronic Software (eSoftware) item, eSoftware purchases are not eligible for return or refund under any circumstances.Returns & Exchanges
We're sorry, but all purchases of Download Productsare final and can not be returned or exchanged. There are NO exceptions to this rule as this is the industry standard for downloadable products.Requires Windows
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Another no-brainer Review by superlychee
A free month ICC Membership, a half-year Chess Base access and Fritz 16.All that for 60.- $
Don't talk, get it. (Posted on August 31, 2019)
Great chess tool Review by AceaHuck
Lots of fun to play and learn with. (Posted on December 4, 2017)
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