• Display 11x5 for Raspberry Pi

Display 11x5 For Raspberry Pi

Let your Pi talk back with this slick little 11x5 LED matrix Scroll HAT. The Scroll HAT provides a matrix of 55 white LED pixels that is ideal for writing messages, showing graphs, and drawing pictures. Use it to output your IP address, show CPU usage, or just play very-low-rez pong!

Compatibility

Though designed to match the format of the Raspberry Pi Zero it is compatible with all 40-pin GPIO Raspberry Pi variants

  • Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
  • Raspberry Pi 2 Model B
  • Raspberry Pi B+
  • Raspberry Pi A+
  • Raspberry Pi Zero

Quick Spec

  • 55 white LEDs
  • Brightness control
  • Python API
  • pHAT format board
  • Communicates with the Pi over I2C interface
  • IS31FL3730 Chipset
  • Dimensions 65mm x 30mm x 2.2mm
  • Weight (assembled): 10.7g

Python Code Example - Counter


#!/usr/bin/env python

import scrollphat
import sys
import time

if(len(sys.argv) == 1):
    print("Type a number in under 999 as an argument.")
    sys.exit(-1)
val = int(sys.argv[1])

if(val > 999):
    print("Number must be under 999 to fit on screen")
    sys.exit(-1)

scrollphat.set_brightness(7)

for x in range(1, val+1):
    try:
        scrollphat.write_string(str(x))
        time.sleep(0.35)
    except KeyboardInterrupt:
        scrollphat.clear()
        sys.exit(-1)

Resources

Shipping List

  • 1 x Assembled Scroll pHAT PCB
  • 1 x 2x20 0.1" female GPIO header


Display 11x5 for Raspberry Pi

  • Brand: Adafruit
  • Product Code: AF3017
  • Stock

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  • R395.00 (Inc Tax: R454.25)


Tags: pi, zero, raspberry, display, scroll, 11x5