Developer Center & Kits
E Ink offers several Active Matrix and Segmented Display demonstration and prototyping kits to assist product managers, designers and engineers in the development of new products.
Demo & Prototype Kits
E Ink Active Matrix kits provide all the hardware, software, and instructions you need to start working with E Ink active matrix displays. E Ink offers evaluation kits to take your idea to the next level. E Ink Hulk kit series supports our display modules utilizing an integrated IC which includes the timing controller, driver and power management. Our Silk kit series utilizes a software timing controller platform, providing more flexibility for the experienced designer.
|TCON type||Support AIO (TCON/driver/PMIC) EPD driver||Software TCON platform|
|EPD panel Interface||SPI||SPI||TTL (source/gate)|
|Main IC||TI MSP430 (MCU)||STM32F401 (MCU)|
|Power interface||Mini USB||Micro USB|
|Update mode support||Partial/fully update||Partial/fully update|
|Application software to update image||Yes||No (auto run mode)|
|Power IC||No need (AIO driver include PMIC)||No need (use internal PMIC)||Yes (TI65185)|
|Image color support||B/W, B/W/R, 4 gray levels||B/W, B/W/R, 16 gray levels|