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A look at the Neopixel: Controller die teardown

Posted on Sunday, February 5th, 2017 in Teardowns by DP

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A look at the Neopixel from Electronupdate:

A WorldSemi WS2812B, a.k.a. “NeoPixel”.  This little device can be easily controlled by a Arduino and can be used in all sorts of neat things.  More details, and a truly excellent Arduino Library may be found at Adafruit. Three LEDs and a controller bonded into a single package.  Let’s take a look at the controller

More details at Electronupdate blog.

Check out the video after the break.

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