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7 Display 1280x800 (720p) IPS + Speakers - HDMI/VGA/NTSC/PAL

SKU: ADA1667

$248.63 AUD, inc GST
$226.03 AUD, exc GST

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7 Display 1280x800 (720p) IPS + Speakers - HDMI/VGA/NTSC/PAL
248.63 AUD

SKU: ADA1667

$248.63 AUD, inc GST
$226.03 AUD, exc GST
In stock, with a short lead time. 19 units dispatch in 4 to 7 days (in addition to the shipping method you choose). Our timing and stock is accurate. Delivery to you by Mon, 30th of Oct with Express Post within Australia.

Yes, this is an adorable small HDMI television with incredibly high resolution and built in 3W stereo speakers! Adafruit tried to get the smallest possible HDMI/VGA display with high-res, high-contrast visibility. The visible display measures only 7" (17.8cm) diagonal, and the TFT comes in an enclosure with HDMI, VGA and Composite inputs. The display is very easy to use - simply connect a 9 to 12VDC adapter to the 2.1mm center-positive DC jack (not included) then connect a digital video source to one of the ports. Voila, a television display!

There's some little buttons on the front that let you enter a menu system for adjusting brightness, color and contrast. It auto-detects which input you have and switches to that one or you can 'select' from the menu which to display. It comes with a basic stand (shown) and there are four 'mounting thread' holes in the back in a 75mmx75mm square and you can use M4 screws to attach it to an enclosure. There's also a "Camera Mount" 1/4-20 hole in the bottom so you can attach it to a camera-ready mount.

To demonstrate it, Adafruit took some photos with the display connected to a Raspberry Pi, but it will also work connected to any device with HDMI, VGA or NTSC/PAL output. It will not work with a device that only outputs DVI (without a DVI to HDMI adapter) or SECAM.

There's also a slot in the side for a USB stick. In theory if you put some MP3's , pictures or videos on the stick and plug it in you can use the display as a viewer (but Adafruit haven't tried it). There'a also an audio line-in 3.5mm jack, so if you want to use VGA you can pipe in audio from an external source. It doesn't work with NTSC input though! The + and - buttons on the front allow you to quickly change the speaker volume. Its not a HiFi but its fairly loud and good for movies & games.

Works great with a Raspberry Pi or a BeagleBone Black, as well as Adafruit's XBox, Windows desktop and Macbook (with an HDMI adapter cable). Some OS's such as Windows may require you to set the audio output to the external display but with the XBox & RasPi it immediately used the speakers without any poking or prodding.

A power adapter is not included. Any 9 to 12VDC adapter will work nicely: Adafruit prefer 9V DC. Video will work with 5-12V but the audio amplifier requires 9-12V so if you want the speakers to work, 9V is best. Check the technical tabs for current draw at various voltages.

7" Display 1280x800 (720p) IPS + Speakers - HDMI/VGA/NTSC/PAL (34:03)

Technical Details

Please note that there might be a 'rattle' when shaking this display, due a small piece of non-conductive plastic that gets pushed into the enclosure during assembly

  • Power with 9-12VDC
  • 700mA power draw at 12V
  • 16:10 display ratio
  • Resolution: 1280 x 800
  • Visible area: 150mm x 95mm 16:10
  • Brightness: 400cd/m2
  • Contrast: 800:1
  • Adafruit opened up one of the displays and found an HSD070PWW1 inside, Adafruit expect that all of TVs have this display or something similar
  • Not HDCP compatible - it cannot be used with 'secured' HDMI sources
  • Max Dimensions of Display Casing: 175mm x 127mm x 32mm (7" x 5" x 1.25")
  • Display Weight: 305g
  • Stand Weight: 66g

For more information on this HDMI display, including a suggested config.txt, check out Adafruit's HDMI Display ÜBERGUIDE!

Documentation and Resources:

Product Comments

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (4-6 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.32 for Express Post (1-2 days, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

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  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

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