… the “Adafruit OLED Breakout Board…. features a 1.27” diagonal OLED display, with a grid of 128×96 RGB pixels. The pixels have a 16-bit resolution, allowing for a theoretical tonal range of 65,536 unique colours. And, since it’s an OLED and does not require a backlight, the blacks are really black, and the contrast is very high.
Despite its small size, you get a lot of clarity and functionality. And, there is a nice surprise when you flip the
board over. A built-in microSD card holder. This allows you to access an image from a microSD card, and display it via an SPI interface. Simple!
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