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The iMate is a single-board computer that features a powerful 64-bit ARM processor with Wi-Fi, preloaded KStars planetarium software, Ekos control and automation tool, and INDI drivers. This hardware-software combination will support the use of most current and future devices (cameras, focusers, filter wheels, etc.) allowing the user to choose a brand and model.

With 32Gb eMMC storage along with a slot for up to 64Gb TF (micro SD) memory, iMate has the ability to control and capture an entire automated imaging session. The iMate is cross-platform; use it with Windows, IOS, Linux, Android, etc.

  • Orange Pi 3 LTS with 64-bit ARM processor, 2GB LPDDR3 SDRAM and 32GB EMMC flash memory
  • 1X USB3.0 and 2X USB2.0 ports
  • 3X 12VDC outputs (2 programmable)
  • Up to 64Gb high speed MicroSD card (class 10 or higher)
  • Open Source Architecture
  • Preloaded KStarts/Ekos/INDI driver for mount, camera, focuser and other device control
  • iPolarServ for iOS and Android polar alignment
  • Windows, MacOS, iOS, Linux, Android remote connection to iMate via WIFI network
  • Mounting method: 31mm dovetail saddle for finder scope shoe mounting, 1/4"-20 threaded hole, or 2X M3 threaded holes
  • One year Limited Warranty
Support Docs:
Installation and Operation Manual
The KStars Handbook (web version) (Credit to Jason Harris and the KStars Team)
The KStars Handbook (pdf) (Credit to Jason Harris and the KStars Team)