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APA-106 pixels.

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APA-106 pixels.

Postby T4Z » Thu Aug 31, 2017 11:05 am


I've just ordered 50 of these to try -
https://www.aliexpress.com/item/50Pcs-l ... 262.8WOtaV

I think they are apa-106 based but supposedly compatible with ws2811. The datasheet also doesn't show a decoupling capacitor on each led so not sure if it has in internal one.

Has anyone used these and if so how did you get on ?

Thanks. Taz.
Manchester, UK