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Miniature 0.8 8x8 Pure Green LED Matrix - KWM-20882CPGB

SKU: ADA1624

$8.50 AUD, inc GST
$7.73 AUD, exc GST

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Miniature 0.8 8x8 Pure Green LED Matrix - KWM-20882CPGB
8.5 AUD

SKU: ADA1624

$8.50 AUD, inc GST
$7.73 AUD, exc GST
In stock, with a short lead time. 103 units dispatch in 4 to 8 days (in addition to the shipping method you choose). Our timing and stock is accurate. Delivery to you by Thu, 28th of Dec with Express Post within Australia.

You will squeak with delight when you hold this adorable miniature LED matrix. 0.8" square, its got everything a big LED matrix has, but bite sized! 64 pure green LEDs are contained inside the plastic body, in an 8x8 matrix. There are 16 pins on the side, 8 on each, with 0.1" spacing so you can easily plug it into a breadboard with plenty of space to wire it up

These LEDs have a deeper green coloring, its a beautiful shade but the process is different than Adafruit's other mini green LED matrices which makes them more expensive

Since the display is in a grid, you'll need to 1:8 multiplex control it. We suggest either using a 74HC595 and TPIC6B595 (using the 74HC' to control the 8 anodes at once and then using the TPIC' to drive one cathode at a time) or just using a single MAX7219 which will do the multiplexing work for you.

The Arduino playground has a nice set of tutorials introducing the MAX7219 and 8x8 LED matrices

Miniature 0.8" 8x8 Pure Green LED Matrix (0:57)

Technical Details

  • Dimensions: 20mm / 0.8" x 20mm / 0.8" x 6mm / 0.23"
  • Pin Length: 13.35mm / 0.5"
  • Weight: 3g

This is a Common Cathode LED Matrix


Datasheet - Adafruit currently have LuckyLight as the supplier for this matrix. Previously Adafruit carried BetLux.

The Arduino playground has a nice set of tutorials introducing the MAX7219 and 8x8 LED matrices

Using a high power shift register to drive 8x8 matrices with a NETduino

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