11961 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
how accurate is the online chess rating here in chess.com in your USCF and FIDE ratings?? Please post your Online chess rating in chess.com and post your USCF and/or FIDE rating..
1800 USCF, 1600 here, but I'm fairly new to the site and I've tossed many online games by moving with little thought and/or intoxicated.
wow,,maybe I'm a 1700+ in uscf because im a 1600+ here in chess.com.. :)
One of my friends and I are both around 800 USCF and around 1300 on here.
I'd say that it translates roughly like this for correspondence ratings to OTB ratings:
1200- chess.com = 700- OTB
1200-1400 chess.com = 700-900 OTB
1400-1600 chess.com = 900-1100 OTB
1600-1800 chess.com = 1100-1400 OTB
1800-2000 chess.com = 1400-1700 OTB
2000-2200 chess.com = 1700-2000 OTB
2200-2400 chess.com = mostly 2000-2300 OTB
2400+ chess.com = 3200-3400 OTB
These can all vary depending on effort (someone who just blitzes out moves in a correspondence game might actually have a rating lower than their OTB) but are generally accurate in most cases.
8/3/2014 - Mate in 2
by mauve_penguin a few minutes ago
Best White 1.d4 2. c4 player opening repertoire book
by AlisonHart a few minutes ago
The truth about Dr. Frank Brady and Fischer
by robbie_1969 a few minutes ago
Trace & Tracking
by Redmi_1S 2 minutes ago
Is chess a SPORT?
by nobbs66 2 minutes ago
Get Free Coaching
by Danielv16 6 minutes ago
HOW TO POST A VIDEO
by CTB754 8 minutes ago
by Clementovich 10 minutes ago
Knight placement in French Defence
by drybasin 10 minutes ago
Isnt Premoving Cheating?
by SeanEnglish 13 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2014 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!