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The availability of small cheap (~£10) screen components for the Raspberry Pi is a great solution looking for a problem.  It's called an iPi, because it's like a iMac, er, sort of.
 
The availability of small cheap (~£10) screen components for the Raspberry Pi is a great solution looking for a problem.  It's called an iPi, because it's like a iMac, er, sort of.
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[[File:mini_pi_screens.jpg]]
  
 
Hardware examples...
 
Hardware examples...
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* https://www.banggood.com/35-inch-TFT-LCD-Touch-Screen-Protective-Case-Heatsink-Touch-Pen-Kit-For-Raspberry-Pi-32Model-p-1269846.html
 
* https://www.banggood.com/35-inch-TFT-LCD-Touch-Screen-Protective-Case-Heatsink-Touch-Pen-Kit-For-Raspberry-Pi-32Model-p-1269846.html
  
[[File:mini_pi_screens.jpg]]
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== In use ==
  
[[File:iPi_on_01.jpg|200px|Switched on]]
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[[File:iPi_on_01.jpg|400px|Switched on]]
  
[[File:iPi_board_rear.jpg|200px|The rear of the screen assembly]]
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[[File:iPi_board_rear.jpg|400px|The rear of the screen assembly]]
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== Software ==
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* https://github.com/goodtft/LCD-show
  
 
== Ideas ==  
 
== Ideas ==  
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* Mini laptop
 
* Mini laptop
 
* Hub / VR system
 
* Hub / VR system
 
== Software ==
 
* https://github.com/goodtft/LCD-show
 

Revision as of 20:29, 18 March 2019

IPi
Description Not quite sure yet, a sort of small iMac, but a Pi.
People User:Andyg
Theme Electronics
Website https://57north.org.uk/
Status Active

The availability of small cheap (~£10) screen components for the Raspberry Pi is a great solution looking for a problem. It's called an iPi, because it's like a iMac, er, sort of.

Mini pi screens.jpg

Hardware examples...

In use

Switched on

The rear of the screen assembly

Software

Ideas

  • IoT controller
  • Mini laptop
  • Hub / VR system