The Sparkfun PTH Addressable RGB LED is a unique and powerful LED, unlike any other. This LED has a built-in WS2812, also known as a "NeoPixel", control IC, making it a revolutionary product in the LED market. It is similar to its SMD counterpart, but its PTH version is much easier to solder into your project. The LED comes in a diffused 8mm package, offering a lot of color without taking up much board space.
This LED is perfect for those who want a high-quality, addressable LED in a common form factor. It is ideal for projects that require a lot of color but have limited space. The PTH Addressable RGB LED is a versatile and efficient solution for any project.
The PTH Addressable RGB LED comes in packs of 5, ensuring you have enough for your project.
The features of the PTH Addressable RGB LED include a power supply of DC 4.5V - 6V, an internal frequency of 800K Hz, and single wire single transmission. These features make it a reliable and efficient option for your LED needs.
For more information on how to use the PTH Addressable RGB LED, refer to the WS2812 Hookup Guide. The datasheet is also available for technical details. To see the PTH Addressable RGB LED in action, check out the product video.