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project overview
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Year 2017
Number of pixels 520
Grayscales / Colors 8 grayscales
Illuminant 0603 SMD LEDs
Power input 0.7 W
Contact person Arne Rossius
Project website

ArcadeNano is a small clone of the BlinkenLights ARCADE project the size of a small TicTac box.


  • 26x20 = 520 pixels, aspect ratio 1:2
  • MicroSD card
    • Supports SD and SDHC
    • File systems: FAT16 and FAT32
    • File formats: BIN, BLM, BML, BBM
  • MCUF stream through a virtual serial port via USB (CH340G)
    • 115200 Baud (max. 20 fps)
    • Stream output for all displayed frames (from microcontroller flash memory, SD card or incoming stream)
  • Power supply:
    • Lithium-Polymer rechargable battery
    • USB (5V), max. 300 mA incl. battery charging current



This project uses the BlinkenPlus firmware.


More photos at