NEW GUIDE: Adafruit 2.0″ 320×240 Color IPS TFT Display

A new guide in the Adafruit Learning System: Adafruit 2.0″ 320×240 Color IPS TFT Display.

This gorgeous IPS display breakout is the best way to add a small, colorful and bright display to any project, with excellent visibility from any angle. Since the display uses 4-wire SPI to communicate and has its own pixel-addressable frame buffer, it can be used with every kind of microcontroller. Even a very small one with low memory and few pins available!

The 2.0″ display has 320×240 color pixels. Unlike the low cost “Nokia 6110” and similar LCD displays, which are CSTN type and thus have poor color and slow refresh, this display is a true TFT! Not only that, but its an IPS display for vivid color and high-angle visibility. The TFT driver (ST7789) can display full 18-bit color (262,144 shades), but almost all drivers will use just 16-bit color. The TFT will always come with the same driver chip so there’s no worries that your code will not work from one to the other.

See the new guide now…


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