3.5inch RPi LCD (B), 320×480, IPS

SKU: 12287
Part Number: 3.5inch RPi LCD (B)
Brand: Waveshare
UPC: 614961950344

$26.99
$22.9920+
$19.99100+
Description

Details

320×480, 3.5 inch Touch Screen IPS TFT LCD Designed for Raspberry Pi

Features

  • 320×480 resolution
  • Resistive touch control
  • Supports any revision of Raspberry Pi (directly-pluggable)
  • Drivers provided (works with your own Raspbian/Ubuntu directly)
  • IPS technology, high quality and perfect displaying from very wide viewing angle
  • Size perfectly fits the Pi
  • High quality immersion gold surface plating
  • Supports Raspbian system, enables your system to:
    • Take photos by touching (up to 17 camera modes)
    • Support software keyboard (system interaction without keyboard/mouse)

3.5inch RPi LCD (A) and 3.5inch RPi LCD (B) are hardware compatible with each other (uses different driver), and can be mutually substituted in most cases. (A) for low cost ver. while (B) for IPS ver. with better displaying.

Key Parameters

LCD Type IPS
LCD Interface SPI
Touch Screen Type Resistive
Touch Screen Controller XPT2046
Colors 65536
Backlight LED
Resolution 320*480 (Pixel)
Aspect Ratio 8:5
Power Consumption TBD
Backlight Current TBD
Operating Temp. (℃) TBD

Interface

PIN NO. SYMBOL DESCRIPTION
1, 17 3.3V Power positive (3.3V power input)
2, 4 5V Power positive (5V power input)
3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 16 NC NC
6, 9, 14, 20, 25 GND Ground
11 TP_IRQ Touch Panel interrupt, low level while the Touch Panel detects touching
18 LCD_RS Instruction/Data Register selection
19 LCD_SI / TP_SI SPI data input of LCD/Touch Panel
21 TP_SO SPI data output of Touch Panel
22 RST Reset
23 LCD_SCK / TP_SCK SPI clock of LCD/Touch Panel
24 LCD_CS LCD chip selection, low active
26 TP_CS Touch Panel chip selection, low active

External Dimension

3.5inch-RPi-LCD-B-dimension

Development Resources

Wiki : www.waveshare.com/wiki/3.5inch_RPi_LCD_(B)

FAQ

Why the LCD doesn't work with my Raspbian?
To use the LCD with the Raspberry Pi official image, driver should be installed first. Please refer to the user manual.
However, for the first testing, you may want to use our provided image directly.
Why the LCD still doesn't work with the Waveshare provided image?
Make sure the hardware connection is correct and connects fine.
Make sure the image in TF card is burnt correctly.
The PWR will keep on and the ACT will keep blinking when the Raspberry Pi starts up successfully, in case both of the two LEDs keep on, it is possible that the image was burnt incorrectly OR the TF card was in bad contact.
Which power supply should I use?
It is recommended to use a 5V/2A power adapter for the Raspberry Pi other than USB connection, otherwise the Pi may failed to start up because the PC's USB port might have not enough power.
For large size LCDs, say, 10inch diagonal or more, another stand-alone power adapter is also required to provide power to the LCD.

For more info, please check the wiki page.

Selection Guide

Part NumberResolutionDisplay InterfaceTouch Panel InterfaceFor use withDimension (mm)Touch Panel TypeToughened Glass CoverIPSSoundMulti Systems DisplayMulti Systems TouchPopular Game ConsolesHow you feel
2.8inch RPi LCD (A) 320×240 I/O I/O Pi As the Pi 3B+ Resistive × × × × × × ★☆
3.2inch RPi LCD (B) 320×240 I/O I/O Pi As the Pi 3B+ Resistive × × × × × × ★★
3.5inch RPi LCD (A) 480×320 I/O I/O Pi As the Pi 3B+ Resistive × × × × × × ★★★
3.5inch RPi LCD (B) 480×320 I/O I/O Pi As the Pi 3B+ Resistive × × × × × ★★★
3.5inch RPi LCD (C) 480×320 I/O ※ I/O Pi As the Pi 3B+ Resistive × × × × × × ★★★
3.5inch HDMI LCD 480×320 HDMI I/O Pi As the Pi 3B+ Resistive × × ★★★★
4inch RPi LCD (A) 480×320 I/O I/O Pi 94 × 61 Resistive × × × × × ★★★☆
4inch HDMI LCD 480×800 HDMI I/O Pi 99 × 58 Resistive × × × × ★★★★
4.3inch HDMI LCD 480×272 HDMI I/O Pi 106 × 68 Resistive × × × × × × ★★★☆
5inch HDMI LCD 800×480 HDMI I/O Pi 121 × 78 Resistive × × × × × × ★★★★
5inch HDMI LCD (B) 800×480 HDMI USB Not only Pi 121 × 76 Resistive × × × × ★★★★☆
5inch HDMI LCD (G) 800×480 HDMI USB Not only Pi 121 × 76 Resistive × × ★★★★☆
5inch HDMI LCD (H) 800×480 HDMI USB Not only Pi 121 × 76 Capacitive × × ★★★★☆
7inch HDMI LCD 1024×600 HDMI I/O Pi 165 × 107 Resistive × × × × × ★★★★
7inch HDMI LCD (B) 800×480 HDMI USB Not only Pi 165 × 107 Capacitive × × × × ★★★★☆
7inch HDMI LCD (C) 1024×600 HDMI USB Not only Pi 165 × 107 Capacitive × × × ★★★★★
7inch HDMI LCD (H) 1024×600 HDMI USB Not only Pi 165 × 107 Capacitive ★★★★★
10.1inch HDMI LCD 1024×600 HDMI I/O Pi 235 × 144 Resistive × × × × × ★★★★
10.1inch HDMI LCD (B) 1280×800 HDMI USB Not only Pi 274 × 187 Capacitive × × ★★★★★
10.1inch HDMI LCD (H) 1024×600 HDMI USB Not only Pi 257 × 162 Capacitive × × × ★★★★☆
11.6inch HDMI LCD (H) 1920×1080 HDMI USB Not only Pi 285 × 182 Capacitive ★★★★★
13.3inch HDMI LCD (H) 1920×1080 HDMI USB Not only Pi 330 × 208 Capacitive ★★★★★

Note :
Pi 3B+ means Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+
If the LCD is intended to play videos, please choose the one with HDMI display interface for better experience.
Display Interface ※: 3.5inch RPi LCD (C) features 125MHz High-Speed SPI, provides higher refresh rate than normal I/O interface.
Toughened Glass Cover ※: the 7inch HDMI LCD (H) (with case) features toughened glass cover, while the 7inch HDMI LCD (H) uses a normal screen cover

Have a look :
RPi LCD Comparing

Anti-Piracy

CAUTION: This product is protected by patent, anyone making copies/knock-offs SHOULD be held liable pursuant to law.

Since the first-generation Raspberry Pi released, Waveshare has been working on designing, developing, and producing various fantastic touch LCDs for the Pi. Unfortunately, there are quite a few pirated/knock-off products in the market. They're usually some poor copies of our early hardware revisions, and comes with none support service.

To avoid becoming a victim of pirated products, please pay attention to the following features when purchasing:

RPi LCD Anti-Piracy
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Package Content

Weight: 0.056 kg

Quick Overview

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  2. Touch pen x 1
  3. RPi screws pack (2pcs) x 1
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