The primary bodily AI vs human Chinese language chess matches have been held in Shanghai over the weekend, with the SenseRobot defeating plenty of human chess masters.
Totally different from the AlaphGo, the chess robotic can be found for retailing, boosting synthetic intelligence purposes within the shopper market, mentioned AI agency SenseTime, the developer of the SenseRobot.
The occasion, collectively hosted by SenseTime and the Shanghai Chess Academy, attracted Chinese language chess or Xiangqi grandmasters. The matches have been held in Shanghai and livestreamed on-line, with reside commentary from legendary Chinese language chess grandmaster Hu Ronghua, attracting over 850,000 views.
With SenseTime’s AI know-how and industrial grade robotic arm know-how, the SenseRobot has superior Chinese language chess expertise. It is capable of obtain a millimeter-level of operation accuracy for 26 ranges of matches, from newbie to grandmaster.
In the course of the occasion, Xie Jing, Chinese language chess grandmaster and world champion, challenged the robotic at degree 26, a high degree match. Gu Bowen, the champion of the Youth Chinese language Chess Competitors, challenged SenseRobot at degree 16. In the course of the matches, SenseRobot step by step gained benefits with strong efficiency, finally sealing wins.
“SenseRobot is rather like an actual participant. Most notable is the robotic’s means to seamlessly mix conventional tradition with scientific and technological progress,” mentioned Gu, a brand new rising star in Chinese language chess.
Six years in the past, AlaphGo defeated the legendary GO gamers, exhibiting the world the ability of AI and supercomputing. SenseRobot, nonetheless, was designed as a bodily AI robotic for household leisure, letting shoppers expertise essentially the most cutting-edge AI know-how of their houses. SenseTime will proceed to revive conventional tradition via its main AI know-how, furthering the promotion of Chinese language chess.
SenseRobot debuted in September with a beginning value of 1,999 yuan (US$278).
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