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Unfortunately, the STUSB4500 chip is in short supply at the moment This board comes fully assembled and operational with header pins and terminal on the side which can be hand soldered. What is it?...Read More…
Unfortunately, the STUSB4500 chip is in short supply at the moment
This board comes fully assembled and operational with header pins and terminal on the side which can be hand soldered.
Ever thought of (re-)using your USB-C charger (like Macbook's) to power other devices? If so, this is the board for you. You can configure the chip once with your voltage/current needs and it will automatically request that voltage/current from an upstream USB-C charger. This is completely stand-alone and requires no external microcontroller. See some examples of what you can do with it in my blog post.
I was tired of having to deal with dozen power bricks of various quality. They're wasteful, bulky and sometimes unsafe for people and devices. So I decided to leverage existing high quality chargers, like Apple's, to power these devices.
Read now about this in my blog:
There are other USB-PD kits out there, but they usually require a complicated software stack to talk the right protocol with the charger. STMicroelectronics STUSB4500 however, is a completely stand-alone chip that needs to be configured once.
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Andrew | Dec. 4, 2019
Roland | Dec. 4, 2019
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