Reverse engineering the Sony Ericsson Vivaz high resolution 640 x 360 cellphone LCD

Welcome to another in my series of cellphone LCD reverse-engineering articles. In this article I’m going to present everything you need to hook up the high-resolution 640×360 LCD from the Sony Ericsson U5 Vivaz to your project. About the phone and LCD The Sony Ericsson U5 Vivaz LCD...

Reverse engineering the LG KF700 480 x 240 widescreen cellphone LCD

Hello and welcome to my first published non-Nokia cellphone LCD reverse-engineering effort. All my articles in this series focus on bringing you all of the details that you would need in order to connect a low-cost cellphone LCD to an MCU for use in your own projects. This one is no different. I will explain the pinout and the signals. I will tell you about the connector and where you can buy it and I will tell you about the controller IC and of course I will give away the complete source code driver for that controller. Let’s get started. The LG KF700 The KF700 was released in 2008 and is now a discontinued model. It featured a 3.0...

stm32plus::net, a C++ TCP/IP stack for the STM32

Welcome to a landmark release, version 3.0.0, of my stm32plus C++ library for the STM32F1 and STM32F4 series of microcontrollers. This release introduces support for the ethernet MAC peripheral in the form of an object-oriented TCP/IP stack as well as support for the STM32F107 connectivity...

stm32plus 2.1.0

The latest release is now 3.0.0. Be sure to check out the announcement here. Due to the use of c++0x features the minimum compiler requirement is now version 4.7.0 of gcc stm32plus version 2.1.0 has now been released and is available from my downloads page. This article will...

stm32plus 2.0.0: a major release

The latest release is now 3.0.0. Be sure to check out the announcement here. I’m excited to announce that version 2.0.0 of stm32plus, the C++ library for STM32 devices has been released including lots of new features most significant of which is full support for the...

stm32plus: ILI9327 TFT driver

The code presented in this article requires a minimum of version 3.0.0 of my stm32plus library. The TFT panel The ILI9327 is a driver IC for 432×240 (WQVGA) panels. The panels are typically found in mobile phones; LG went through a phase of producing lots of phones with...

stm32plus: ILI9481 TFT driver

The code presented in this article requires a minimum of version 3.0.0 of my stm32plus library. The TFT panel The ILI9481 is a driver IC for 480×320 (HVGA) TFT panels. These panels are typically found in mobile phones (for example the iPhone 3G although the display in...

stm32plus: FAT32 & FAT16 drivers

The code presented in this article requires a minimum of version 2.0.0 of my stm32plus library. Filesystem drivers stm32plus comes with a full featured, object-oriented FAT32 and FAT16 driver written by myself from scratch based on a close adherence to the official Microsoft...