Inkplate 4 TEMPERA

An open, Arduino-compatible, 3.8-inch e-paper device with plenty of peripherals

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Sep 29, 2023

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Discover the Versatility of Inkplate 4 TEMPERA

by David Z

Dear backers,

Below is a brief overview of Inkplate 4 TEMPERA, which combines simplicity, flexibility, and sustainability into an open, innovative, Arduino-compatible device with a 3.8-inch, recycled e-paper touchscreen. It is designed to bring the digital world closer to you in an environmentally friendly manner. It offers high contrast, daylight readability, and unmatched energy efficiency, making it a reliable companion for your digital interactions. Its user-friendly design allows for easy connection to your computer with the provided USB cable, eliminating the need for complex setups or configurations.

Feature-Rich Companion

Inkplate 4 TEMPERA has many features designed to enhance the user experience. It offers integrated Wi-Fi and Bluetooth LE connectivity for seamless interaction and a BME688 sensor for comprehensive environmental monitoring, including temperature, humidity, pressure, and air quality. The device also features an APDS-9960 gesture sensor and a built-in LSM6DS3 gyroscope and accelerometer for motion sensing. Its low power consumption means the included 1200-mAh, Li-ion battery ensures longevity, and its customizable LED frontlighting adapts to your environmental needs. And its various GPIO pins support connectivity through a GPIO expander or via the easyC ecosystem, broadening the horizon of possibilities.

Adaptability & Creativity

The versatility of Inkplate 4 TEMPERA makes it a canvas for your ideas and needs. Whether you are a hobbyist, an educator, or a professional, it adapts to your requirements, serving as an interactive calendar, a custom workout tracker, an interactive learning device, a digital cookbook, or even a platform for displaying abstract art from sensor data. Utilize Inkplate 4 TEMPERA as a dynamic nameplate outside your office or workspace, displaying your name, title, and whether you are currently available or in a meeting, all updated in real-time. Or transform Inkplate 4 TEMPERA into a minimalist weather station, presenting real-time weather updates, forecasts, and alerts, keeping you informed of the atmospheric conditions in your location. Or employ Inkplate 4 TEMPERA as a smart home control panel, allowing you to manage and monitor your connected home devices such as lights, thermostats, and security cameras with ease and convenience.

The list of possible projects never ends. We look forward to helping you experience the versatility of Inkplate 4 TEMPERA and are eager to see the myriad ways in which you will utilize this all-in-one device.

Until our next update,
Soldered Electronics team

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