TM1637TinyDisplay VS TM1637

Compare TM1637TinyDisplay vs TM1637 and see what are their differences.


Arduino library to display numbers and text on a 4 and 6 digit 7-segment TM1637 display modules. (by jasonacox)


Arduino library for TM1637 (LED Driver) (by avishorp)
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TM1637TinyDisplay TM1637
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GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of TM1637TinyDisplay. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-11.


Posts with mentions or reviews of TM1637. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-11.
  • Got an Amazon 7 segment display, can't get it to work with Flora
    2 projects | | 11 Jan 2022
    The driver chip is a TM1637 and has a i2c like communication interface. I don't see a adafruit library for that chip (as I don't think they sell a display with that chip) but you can use this libary that is quite popular for the TM1637:
  • Sharing a pin with several TM1637 LED displays
    3 projects | | 30 Aug 2021
    At first I thought they were I2c, but they are not. I found some information that might be useful in the links below. I have 2 speculations (not answers) on how to use multiples of this display. 1. use TCA9548A I2C Multiplexer, use I2C to the tell the TCA9548A to select a port. use "TM1637Display library" to access a display 2. use "1M1637Display library" to access a display, but pick different pairs of pins. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- A comparison of the TM1637 protocol with I2C protocol Here is an example (uses library listed above) TM1637 4-digit 7-segment display Arduino example code TCA9548A I2C Multiplexer
    3 projects | | 30 Aug 2021
    I finally managed to put all 5 displays reliably working with only 6 pins using he library you mentioned from Just for the record, with this library, it doesn't matter whether I used a common clock or a common data pin.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing TM1637TinyDisplay and TM1637 you can also consider the following projects:

arduino-tm1637 - Arduino library for using a 4 digit seven segment display with TM1636 or TM1637 driver IC

MD_MAX72XX - LED Matrix Library

Control-Surface - Arduino library for creating MIDI controllers and other MIDI devices.

WS2812FX - WS2812 FX Library for Arduino and ESP8266

MatrixGL - An Arduino Microcontroller Graphics Library For LED Dot Matrix Displays

ER_OLEDM1_CH1115 - Library to support the ER-OLEDM1.09-1 128X64 OLED Display Module driven by the CH1115 controller for the Arduino eco-system. SPI.