Griffin iMate

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Griffin iMate
Griffin iMate -- top.jpg
Manufacturer Griffin Technology
Product type Commercial
Form factor External
Protocols in ADB
Protocols out USB
Development status Discontinued
Website griffintechnology.com/support/imate

Griffin iMate is an ADB to USB converter. The example below is based on a Cypress CY7C63413-PVC USB microcontroller. The iMate is a discontinued product.

Battery

The iMate contains an undocumented button cell battery, of type CR1225. The exact purpose of this battery is not known, as Griffin have never acknowledged its existence.[1] When this battery becomes depleted, the iMate may fail to function.[2] The case is of the snap type, and it can be prised open to allow the battery to be replaced.

Gallery

References

  1. Google Groups — iMate battery life?
  2. Deskthority — lowpoly's big sellout thread