USB Adapter A to Mini-B

via Pololu
$3.45
SKU PL-1126

This adapter features a USB Type-A plug on one end (the kind you would plug into a computer) and a USB Mini-B plug on the other. It has the same connectors as our USB A to Mini-B cable.

USB A male connector on the USB adapter A to mini-B.

USB mini-B male connector on the USB adapter A to mini-B.

This adapter is great for projects where a long cable between your computer and USB slave device is unnecessary. For example, you can use this adapter to turn a Wixel wireless module into a dongle: