PiTFT Plus 480x320 3.5" TFT Touchscreen for Raspberry Pi 2/3, B+ or A+
- Product ID: 299
- MPN: ADA2441
Add a touchscreen to your Raspberry Pi with PiTFT Plus 480x320 3.5" TFT Touchscreen for Raspberry Pi. It is an improved version of original PiTFT to make it compatible with Raspberry Pi 2, Model B+ and A+.
It features a 3.5" display with 480x320 16-bit color pixels and a resistive touch overlay. The plate uses the high speed SPI interface on the Pi and can use the mini display as a console, X window port, displaying images or video etc. Best of all it plugs right in on top!
The display uses the hardware SPI pins (SCK, MOSI, MISO, CE0, CE1) as well as GPIO #25 and #24. GPIO #18 can be used to PWM dim the backlight if you like. All other GPIO are unused. There's a 2x16 'classic Pi' connection GPIO header on the bottom, you can connect a 26-pin Pi GPIO cable to it to use any of the other pins as you like. The other GPIO are broken out into solder pads at the bottom, in case you want to use more of the GPIO.Best of all, it comes fully assembled and ready to plug into your Pi! You can use this as a display for running the X interface, or pygame. You can also have an HDMI display seperately connected. There's four mounting ears that can be used to attach the display & Pi to a bezel, or snap them off with pliers (they're perforated) for a slick exactly-the-same-size-as-a-Pi look.