5 inch HDMI GPIO Touch Screen

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5 inch HDMI Touch Screen with acrylic case

5 inch HDMI Touch Screen SKU:384212
5 inch HDMI Touch Screen SKU:384212
5 inch HDMI Touch Screen install
5 inch HDMI Touch Screen layout


5 inch HDMI TFT LCD Touch Screen Shield (800 x 480) for Raspberry PI 3 Model B / 2B / B+ / A+ / B


  • 800×480 high resolution, touch control
  • Directly-pluggable into any revision of Raspberry Pi (only except the first generation Pi model B which requires an HDMI cable)
  • Driver provided (works with custom Raspbian directly)
  • HDMI interface for displaying, no I/Os required (however, the touch panel still needs I/Os)
  • Back light control to lower power consumption
  • High quality immersion gold surface plating

Key Parameters

LCD Interface GPIO
Touch Screen Type Resistive
Touch Screen Controller STM32-103
Colors 65536
Backlight LED
Resolution 800*480 (Pixel)
Aspect Ratio 4:3
SPI Diver Speed HDMI high speed
Backlight Current TBD
Operating Temp. (℃) TBD

How to use this LCD

There are two methods:

Use the full IMAGE with driver (easy!!)

sudo su 
Or after you go to HDMI display ,you want to display the LCD again.
If your LCD is the Raspberry Pi 2.4inch LCD or Raspberry Pi 3.2inch LCD(the 2.4inch  is the same LCD port and control chip 9341).On the LXTerminal, enter
If your LCD is the Raspberry Pi 3.5inch LCD.On the LXTerminal, enter
If your LCD is the Raspberry Pi 4inch LCD.On the LXTerminal, enter
If your LCD is the Raspberry Pi 5inch LCD.On the LXTerminal, enter

Setup the driver to use this LCD

You can use the last Raspbian firmware, then install our driver to use it;


Q:Why it can't display in the middle of screen,show as bellow:


A:Firstly, it is not a hardware problem.

This belongs to the Raspberry software system Setting problems, according to the following operation instruction set the resolution, can solve the problem.

Step1: Open the “config.txt”

sudo nano /boot/config.txt

Step2: Modified parameters as the following:

# uncomment if hdmi display is not detected and composite is being output
# uncomment to force a specific HDMI mode (here we are forcing 800x480!)
hdmi_cvt 800 480 60 6 0 0 0
  • Secondly, Note!! please use the 8Gb micro sd card or more than 8Gb micro sd card; don't use the 4Gb micro SD card or less than 4Gb micro sd card;

Document & Download

Packing List

  • 1 x LCD module(with install screws)
  • 1 x HDMI connector
  • 1 x Touch pen

Acrylic case

This case is fit to 5 inch LCD from us;

5InchLcdCaseIMG 6774.jpg 安装顺序图.jpg

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