Add a glorious 2048×1536 ultra-high pixel density IPS Retina display to any computer with a Thunderbolt/Displayport port. This product comes with a new iPad 3 retina display module and our custom made driver board attached. Power with 9-12VDC (~800mA draw) and connect a DisplayPort cable. Tada! No drivers or other converters required.
Comes with a display panel already attached, tested and ready to go. We’ll also have the wire stand available for a few extra $. An enclosure and capacitive overlay is in the works (no ETA)
Use as a main screen or even better, as a secondary monitor. Great for photo or video editing – you can use a large main monitor for frame-by-frame editing and then preview on the smaller side frame. Or keep your email or dashboard notifications on the side. Heck, webdevs could even use it to preview their sites on a Retina display. The 9.7″ screen is small enough to keep out of the way.
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Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.
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