5inch HDMI LCD

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5inch HDMI LCD
Designed for Raspberry Pi
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5 inch Resistive Touch Screen LCD, HDMI interface, Designed for Raspberry Pi
5inch HDMI LCD (with bicolor case)
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5inch HDMI LCD + Bicolor case
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Primary Attribute
Category: OLEDs / LCDs, LCD, Raspberry Pi LCD
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Brand: Waveshare
Website
English: Waveshare website
Chinese: 官方中文站点
Onboard Interfaces
RPi I/Os HDMI
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Introduction

5 inch Resistive Touch Screen LCD, HDMI interface, Designed for Raspberry Pi

More

Video


Resources

Software

Driver

The driver can be downloaded from github

git clone https://github.com/waveshare/LCD-show.git

Image

Description: if you felt hard to install driver, try the image with driver pre-installed.

LCD Panel Dimension

FAQ

Question:
Why does the touchscreen not work well?
Answer:

Now, we only provide touch screen drivers for Raspbian and Ubuntu Mate. How to install the driver? See:#Method_1._Driver_installation


Question:
Why does the image provided on wiki does not work on my Pi?
Answer:
  • The image provided may differ depending on batches, however, some Images are just available for Pi 2 (or before, but not for Pi 3). In such cases you can download the latest version from Raspberry Pi website and install the driver. See:#Method_1._Driver_installation
  • Make sure the hardware connection is correct and connects fine.
  • Make sure you've written the image to your SD card using the software File:Win32DiskImager.zip rather then just copy and paste.
  • It is strongly recommended to use a stand-alone 5V/3A power adapter, because the USB port of PC might not have enough power to support the Pi and LCD.


Question:
Could I only connect the HDMI cable?
Answer:
No, the HDMI interface is only used for display. You also need to inserted the GPIO for touching and power. BTW, you can also connect external power adapter to USB interface for power if LCD has external power interface.


Question:
What is working temperature of this LCD?
Answer:
The working temperature is 0°C -- 70°C


Question:
What are the power requirements?
Answer:
When working with 5V input, the current is about 235mA with back light on and 45mA with back light off.


Anti-Piracy

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:

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Beware of knock-offs

Please note that we've found some poor copies of this item in the market. They are usually made of inferior materials and shipped without any testing.

You might be wondering if the one you're watching or you've purchased in other non-official stores is original, feel free to contact us.

Support

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or send emails to [email protected] (not fast enough but please be patient) for help.

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