E-paper display with HDMI for Rpi?


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by Sjefke » Sun Jun 24, 2012 8:23 am
I am looking for a 4 - 6 inch e-paper display. Alibaba.com only sells in large quantity. But where can I buy a few copies?
Are there epaper displays with a HDMI port?
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by irongeek » Sun Jun 24, 2012 4:44 pm
Sadly, for what I've seen there is not much out the for the hobbyist in the e-ink real. Sparkfun had a kent display, but it seems to have been retired. I'll look at this Hackaday search and see if you can repurpose something: http://hackaday.com/tag/e-ink/

I'll follow this thread as I too am interested in finding a hobbyist e-ink display.
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by Alligator » Wed Jul 11, 2012 2:45 am
I mentioned it in another thread already, but I'd suggest using a chLCD display. Try Kent Displays for the manufacturer. I'm not sure how one would connect it to a Raspi, especially since these displays need to be fed a hex-converted image. Fast graphics are out of the question since the refresh rate is on the order of 1-2 seconds.
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by peepo » Wed Feb 13, 2013 9:36 am
E-ink can supply e-ink or e-paper units,
probably without hdmi connection

upto 2400 x 1650 E Ink Pearl modules
http://www.eink.com/display_products_pearl.html

segmented display kit with usb:
http://www.digikey.com/product-highligh ... t-kit/2849

more displays
http://www.digikey.com/product-highligh ... t-kit/2849
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