Pi Supply PaPiRus Zero ePaper/eInk pHAT v1.2

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Model: ADFC-3335
Manufacturer: Adafruit
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PaPiRus Zero is an ePaper / eInk screen pHAT designed for the Raspberry Pi Zero. Itís one of the first true low power displays for the Pi Zero mini computer.

ePaper / eInk is a display technology that mimics the appearance of ink on normal paper. Unlike conventional displays, ePaper reflects light Ė just like ordinary paper Ė and is capable of holding text and images indefinitely, even without electricity. Because of this, ePaper displays and single board computers or microcontrollers are a match made in heaven as together they use a very small amount of power whilst still bringing a display to your project.

The ePaper display that comes with this PaPiRus Zero is a 2″ diagonal and 200 x 96 resolution ePaper display. One fantastic aspect of the ePaper display is the fact they donít need any power to keep the image on the screen. Just like a Kindle, you can read whatever is on your screen in daylight without any reflection. More information including wiring diagrams, datasheets & and links to example code are available at rePaper.

Potential uses:

  • An eInk / ePaper name tag
  • Display the latest weather forecast
  • A Pi Zero ePaper watch
  • Display your own Twitter Feed
  • Small dynamic digital signage (such as displaying prices for products in a store)
  • Outdoor displays where you donít want the screen to be affected by sunlight reflection
  • Any sort of data-logging applications

Works with any 40-pin Raspberry Pi variant.

PLEASE NOTE!! The PaPiRus Zero doesnít come with a stacking header for use with the Pi Zero! If you still need one though, you can pick one up here.

For more information, please visit this products webpage.
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