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February 14, 2017

Android UCI engine update: Ethereal 8.05

Ethereal steps forward on a long way toward the top... The author Andy Grant released a new version in the beginning of February. The Android build is in the package, as usual.

WHAT'S NEW v8.05 (2-Feb-2017):

Now storing static eval scores in the tranposition table
Bucketsize for table changed (4 -> 3) (still 256bits)
Using static eval score from table were possible
Now probing the table in QSearch

Tested under the name QTrans1 (AndyGrant/TestEngines)
Passed after 5470 games @ 5+.05s
WDL = (1895, 1855, 1720)
Delta = 11.1 +- 9.2 (Z = 1.96)

Tested under the name QTrans1 (AndyGrant/TestEngines)
Passed after 3440 games @ 60+.5s
WDL = (1062, 1460, 918)
Delta = 14.6 +- 11.6 (Z = 1.96)

GET Ethereal 8.05 for arm7 32-bit pie

In case of trouble downloading from your PC, use your mobile device or refer to THIS POST.

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