Scid on the go


Scid on the go

Features * Browse Scid (Shane's Chess Information Database) files, optimized for databases with millions of games * Header search using player names, sites, events, dates, results, ECO, ELO ratings,… * Search games by material and position * Favorites * Copy/paste games and positions to/from clipboard * Edit board * Support for variations * Replay the game with a configurable delay between moves (autoplay) * PGN import (also includes import from Internet) * Analysis with included chess engine: Critter 1.2 (ARM) or Stockfish 2.1.1 (x86); you can add additional UCI engines for analysis * Study mode * Experimental write support and marking of games for deletion (needs Scid for PC to compact database after marking games for deletion) * Retrieve positions from external programs, such as (ChessOcr, non-free) License * GNU GPL v2 * Source: Developers * Most of the GUI code was taken from Peter Österlunds DroidFish and re-released under GPL v2 by the authors permission. * Scid integration by Gerhard Kalab. * Various enhancements by Alexander Klimov. * Manage UCI engines by Larry Isaacs. Permissions * Storage for accessing databases stored on the SD card * Internet access for downloading PGN files from The Week in Chess ( and ChessOK (

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