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NeoPixel Stick - 8 x WS2812 5050 RGB LED

SKU: COM-12661

$10.80 AUD, inc GST
$9.82 AUD, exc GST

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NeoPixel Stick - 8 x WS2812 5050 RGB LED
10.8 AUD

SKU: COM-12661

$10.80 AUD, inc GST
$9.82 AUD, exc GST
In stock, ships today if ordered before 2PM
Delivered by Fri, 18th of Aug
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This is the NeoPixel Stick from Adafruit, a small chainable board with eight 5050 WS2812 RGB LEDs. The WS2812s are each addressable as the driver chip is located inside the LED. Each NeoPixel Stick has ~18mA constant current drive so the color will be very consistent even if the voltage varies, and requires 5V.

Every stick is equipped with a single data line with a very timing-specific protocol requiring a real-time microconroller with a 8MHz or faster processor such as an AVR, Arduino, PIC, mbed, etc. There are solder pads on the back for connecting wires or breadboard pins and two mounting holes for securing this board to many different surfaces.

Documents:

Documentation and Resources:
  • What Are NeoPixel LEDs?
  • So in case you haven’t heard yet, digital LEDs are the go-to solution for any project that uses RGB LEDs and you want to avoid the rat's nest that ensures when using multiple RGB LEDs, each colour requiring its own connection. Digital...

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