SSD1606 E-ink Display Driver

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SSD1606 E-ink Display Driver

Post by deshipu » Fri Jul 01, 2016 1:50 pm

There are those relatively cheap 172x72 E-ink display modules on Tindie and elsewhere, that are driven with SPI and don't need all this ridiculous additional high-voltage power, etc. I decided to try one, and of course wrote a driver for Micropython for it.

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Re: SSD1606 E-ink Display Driver

Post by platforma » Fri Aug 12, 2016 3:05 pm

Very nice! I've been looking around for a small-ish e-ink! Thanks for the driver :)

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Re: SSD1606 E-ink Display Driver

Post by joehunt588 » Sat Aug 20, 2016 3:28 am

Thank you

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Re: SSD1606 E-ink Display Driver

Post by Roberthh » Sat Aug 20, 2016 11:26 am

If you are interested in E-Ink displays, it's worth to have a look at the on provided by @pythoncoder . Very elaborate and perfectly documented.

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