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UPDATED GUIDE: Adafruit 1.44″ Color TFT with Micro SD Socket #CircuitPython #Feather #Adafruit #AdafruitLearningSystem #Display @Adafruit @MakerMelissa

The Adafruit 1.44″ Color TFT with Micro SD Socket guide has been updated with a new section on using CircuitPython displayio.

This lovely little display breakout is the best way to add a small, colorful and bright display to any project. 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 1.44″ display has 128×128 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! The TFT driver (ST7735R) can display full 16-bit color using our library code.

See this updated guide now!


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