DGT 3000 FIDE Approved Professional Chess Clock


Calculated at Checkout
Adding to cart… The item has been added

Successor to the DGT XL and the most sophisticated FIDE approved chess clock yet with DGT Smart Board or e-Board connection capability

The DGT 3000 was launched in October 2014 and is the most sophisticated and feature-rich chess clock ever to be released by the innovative Dutch company, with many new options and enhancements.

As well as full FIDE compliance and DGT e-Board connectivity, the DGT 3000 offers a larger display showing more information than previous models, 25 pre-set timing systems, five slots for custom settings and seconds shown from the start.

Befitting its flagship status, the DGT 3000 was the official chess clock of the 2014 world chess championship match in Sochi, Russia between champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway and challenger Viswanathan Anand of India.


Battery type: 2 x AA 1.5V (included)

Battery life: Approximately 5 years

Unit size: 155 x 115 x 65 mm

Display size: 130 x 35 mm

Housing: ABS plastic

Colour: Red

Accuracy: Within 1 second per hour


User Manual for DGT 3000 FIDE Approved Professional Chess Clock 10888

Features & Timing Methods

Connects to DGT e-Boards or Smart Boards
Rocking lever move registration mechanism
Approved by World Chess Federation (FIDE)
Maximum number of players 2
Game Timer options
More than one time control (multi periods)
Individual player time handicapping options
Time settings
Bonus settings
Delay settings
Bronstein delay (FIDE)
US delay (USCF)
Byo-yomi options for Go or Shogi
Maximum time controls with Time settings 4
Maximum time controls with Bonus settings 4
Maximum time controls with Bronstein delay 4
Maximum time controls with US delay 4
Maximum time controls mixed systems 4
Scrabble® options
Move counter