DroidFish Chess

DroidFish Chess


DroidFish is an Android port of the very strong Stockfish chess engine, combined with a feature-rich GUI.

Features:
- Opening books: Internal, polyglot, CTG
- Clocks
- Analyze mode
- Two player mode
- Edit board
- PGN import/export/edit
- FEN/EPD import
- Adjustable playing strength
- One Touch Moves
- Blindfold mode
- Color themes
- Animated moves
- Scid DB support using "Scid on the go"
- Highly configurable
- Third party UCI engines
- Configurable UCI engine options
- Support for "open exchange" engine apps, such as texel and komodo 8.
- Gaviota endgame tablebases
- Syzygy endgame tablebases
- Free, GPLv3

Source code is available from my web page.

The following permissions are used:

Modify/delete SD card contents
To save games to SD card

Full internet access
To optionally communicate with network chess engines

Prevent phone from sleeping
To optionally prevent screen blanking during game play

Control vibrator
To optionally vibrate after computer makes a move

Recent changes:
Version 1.56
- Added support for Android 5 and 64-bit CPUs

Version 1.55
- Added support for syzygy tablebases
- Updated stockfish engine to latest development version
- Improved touch sensitivity
- Possible to open the options menu by tapping the title bar or by long pressing the M button
- Possible to modify engine UCI parameters
- Support for "open exchange" engines, such as texel and komodo 8
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4.6
User ratings
4654
Installs
100,000+
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File size
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About DroidFish Chess
DroidFish is an Android port of the very strong Stockfish chess engine, combined with a feature-rich GUI.

Features:
- Opening books: Internal, polyglot, CTG
- Clocks
- Analyze mode
- Two player mode
- Edit board
- PGN import/export/edit
- FEN/EPD import
- Adjustable playing strength
- One Touch Moves
- Blindfold mode
- Color themes
- Animated moves
- Scid DB support using "Scid on the go"
- Highly configurable
- Third party UCI engines
- Configurable UCI engine options
- Support for "open exchange" engine apps, such as texel and komodo 8.
- Gaviota endgame tablebases
- Syzygy endgame tablebases
- Free, GPLv3

Source code is available from my web page.

The following permissions are used:

Modify/delete SD card contents
To save games to SD card

Full internet access
To optionally communicate with network chess engines

Prevent phone from sleeping
To optionally prevent screen blanking during game play

Control vibrator
To optionally vibrate after computer makes a move

Recent changes:
Version 1.56
- Added support for Android 5 and 64-bit CPUs

Version 1.55
- Added support for syzygy tablebases
- Updated stockfish engine to latest development version
- Improved touch sensitivity
- Possible to open the options menu by tapping the title bar or by long pressing the M button
- Possible to modify engine UCI parameters
- Support for "open exchange" engines, such as texel and komodo 8

User reviews of DroidFish Chess
God chess game galaxy note
Jul 31, 2012
There are a few apps running the stockfish engine now. droidfish is still the fastest and consistently search 15+ plys deep.
Jun 26, 2011
Android Market Comments
A Google User
22 hours ago
cool very strong program.i am always trying to win.....
A Google User
Monday 7:36 AM
Nice Really liked it
A Google User
Sunday 10:00 PM
Great app The best chess app around. Basically Bug free. Importing in old versions was on/off tho but maybe its fixed. 5/5 regardless
A Google User
Sunday 9:11 PM
Good Would be nice if it's possible to flip the board while editing the position. As sometimes you want to recreate a position where black is bottom and it gets twisty.
A Google User
6 days ago
Very good Excellent