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Pokewalker and Activity Meter teardown.

posted by Arty2 on Thursday, 2009-11-26 04:25 (GMT+03:00)

The Activity Meter is pedometer that is to be used with Walk with me!, calculating one's personal life rythm.

The Pokéwalker is an advanced pedometer device bundled with Pokémon HeartGold & SoulSilver that enhances the gameplay in certain ways.

Both feature an infrared receiver/transmitter that allows them to connect to create a connection between an infrared enabled DS cartridge, and both use an accelerometer instead of a pendulum mechanism.

The disassembly of both devices was actually straightforward (tri-wing screwdriver required) though Pokéwalker's LCD screen was apparently soldered and I didn't risk putting more strain on its connectors. Here they lie side by side, opened up, with their circuits exposed.<

Size Comparison Infrared DS cartridge
Front faces Reverse faces

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