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Use to C-3.2inch TFT+Touchscreen Shield

Fully assembled 3.2inch display with 320×240 pixels TFT LCD and a resistive touch overlay. 2×13 tall female header is already soldered on the PCB.

Fast 30Mhz SPI is used for the faster frame rate.

You will need an official Ubuntu image to configure it. You can simply download the Kernel updates and configure your Board for this display shield.

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Specification and pin information

How to activate the 3.2inch LCD shield with your ODROID-C1+

  • You need a HDMI connection or a Serial console connection to follow below instruction.
  • Operation confirmed with testing in our Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (v2.1)

0. Update your Kernel

sudo apt update && apt upgrade && apt dist-upgrade

1. Insert modules

sudo modprobe spicc
sudo modprobe fbtft_device name=odroidc_tft32 rotate=270 gpios=reset:116,dc:115 speed=32000000 cs=0

You will have a new frame buffer /dev/fbX
Find a framebuffer node.

ls /dev/fb*
cat /sys/class/graphics/fb2/name

0. Install package

Install fbset package to manage framebuffer. It might be installed in advance.

sudo apt-get install fbset

1. Run con2fbmap

# usage: con2fbmap <console> <framebuffer>
sudo con2fbmap 1 2

2. Change foreground virtual terminal

The command chvt N makes /dev/ttyN the foreground terminal.

sudo chvt 1

chvt 1 : console
chvt 7 : X11

0. Create a new config file

sudo mv /etc/X11/xorg.conf /etc/X11/xorg.conf.old
sudo vi /etc/X11/xorg.conf

1. And then, add following lines in "/etc/X11/xorg.conf" file.

Section "Device"
    Identifier    "fbdev"
    Driver        "fbdev"
    Option        "fbdev" "/dev/fbX"

2. Run

sudo /etc/init.d/lightdm restart
sudo chvt 7