SimulCharge Docking Detect Adapter for Samsung tablet
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SimulCharge™ 1 x USB Hub with Docking Detect for Samsung Tablets


The nSTS-1U-OEM is an adapter for Samsung tablets that features one USB 2.0 (Type-A) port, SimulCharge technology that lets tablets charge and at the same time support USB peripherals, and the newest LAVA development adds Docking Detect for automatic tablet and LAVA board connection.

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The nSTS board is ideal for situations where tablets need power and the ability to support USB accessories in a situation when power sequences cannot always be followed. If you intend to plug your tablet solution in and out of power often, this board will meet your installation requirements.

Simulcharge Samsung Tablet Adapter

The nSTS-1U-OEM operates a tablet in SimulCharge mode. This technology allows the charging of the selected Samsung tablets while interacting with USB accessories.

Docking Detect Samsung Tablet Adapter

The Docking Detect feature ensures that when the adapter is plugged into the tablet, the tablet recognizes that the adapter is present. This feature is a re-imagined form of Plug-n-Play; when the tablet solution, the tablet along with the adapter, is plugged into or out of power, the tablet will know.

Samsung USB Hub with Charging

LAVA adapters allow a Samsung tablet to be integrated into a kiosk installation with multiple USB devices such as magnetic card readers, NFC readers, printers, barcode scanners, keyboard, and other USB-enabled peripherals.


  • Simultaneous USB host and charging for selected Samsung tablets
  • Docking detect for a tablet connection
  • Designed for commercial/OEM use with Samsung tablets (see compatibility list of supported devices)
  • Works with out-of-the-box (unrooted) tablets
  • Powered by a standard USB Charger/Power Supply through a Micro USB-B receptacle
  • Can be powered by a USB Battery Pack (aka Power Bank)
  • Prevents power drain from the tablet to USB peripherals in the event of power loss
  • LAVA Limited Warranty
Tablet kiosk with nSTS Samsung tablet adapter

nSimulCharge™ 1U-OEM for Samsung Tablets

Tablet: See the tested devices list
Power Supply: USB Charger/Power Supply with a Micro USB-B connector, such as the power supply provided with the Galaxy tablet. Any regulated 5 volt power supply capable of at least 2 amperes can be used.
Measurements: Depth: 1.73 inches (42 mm)
Width: 1.38 inches (32 mm)
Height: 0.59 inches (15 mm)
Weight: N/A
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  • Menus, order taking
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  • Digital Signage
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  • Timecard
  • Dispatching
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  • Patient Check In
  • Web/Video conferencing
  • Trade Show Guides
  • Customer Surveys
  • Remote control
  • Way-finding
  • Material tracking
  • Production
  • Scheduling


1 x Micro USB B to Micro USB B cable (8”/20 cm)

Note: The custom 8”/20 cm cable connects the device to the tablet. This cable may not be extended.


1 x USB A port (for USB 2.0 accessories)
1 x Micro USB B port (for Tablet connection)
1 x Micro USB B port (the 5V power input)
1 x Charge State indicator LED