Arduino LDTV – Low res TV!

Arduino Technology

Mark writes in with another Arduino project! It’s Arduino Tuesday! –

Rather than driving a video display, I took the Arduino in the opposite direction, driving the SparkFun RGB LED Matrix Backpack. This is paired with a Python program (running on a rather more powerful computer) which is downsampling video files and sending them to the Arduino for display. The Arduino is driving this very lo-fi monitor. (The IT Crowd looks great on it!)

Arduino LDTV – Link.

Discuss this article with the rest of the community on our Discord server!

current: @adafruit - previous: MAKE, popular science, hackaday, engadget, fallon, braincraft ... howtoons, 2600...

View more articles by Phillip Torrone


Ready to dive into the realm of hands-on innovation? This collection serves as your passport to an exhilarating journey of cutting-edge tinkering and technological marvels, encompassing 15 indispensable books tailored for budding creators.