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micro:bit

1 Post authored by: dougw Top Member
The BBC micro:bit has a 5x5 array of surface mount LEDs that allow it to display one character at a time or rudimentary graphics. I find the LEDs to be a bit too far apart to easily read the characters displayed - the dots(pixels) don't look connected when displaying a line as a row of dots. Also the LEDs that are not illuminated are quite visible which tends to confuse what is being displayed. I also find the LEDs to be painfully bright. I have been experimenting with ways to improve the di ...