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UPDATED GUIDE: Adafruit Mini TFT – 0.96″ 160×80 #CircuitPython #Feather #Adafruit #AdafruitLearningSystem #Display @Adafruit @MakerMelissa

The Adafruit Mini TFT – 0.96″ 160×80 guide has been updated with a new section on using CircuitPython displayio.

It’s the size of your thumbnail, with glorious 160×80 pixel color… it’s the Adafruit Mini TFT Breakout! This very very small display is only 0.96″ diagonal, packed with RGB pixels, for making very small high-density displays.

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 breakout has the TFT display soldered on (it uses a delicate flex-circuit connector) as well as a ultra-low-dropout 3.3V regulator and a 3/5V level shifter so you can use it with 3.3V or 5V power and logic. We also had a little space so we placed a microSD card holder so you can easily load full color bitmaps from a FAT16/FAT32 formatted microSD card.

See this updated guide now!


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