TFT Controller for HMI Applications: Firestorm GUI
Our Firestorm GUI is a serial controller for TFT and STN/CSTN displays, developed by our sister company Apollo USA. Firestorm is an intelligent human-machine-interface, which provides visual feedback and user input functions via a connected display and/or touchscreen.
Features of our Firestorm are:
- Fast response time of controller
- On-board image compression with frame buffers used for full screen animations, slide shows, fast menuing in control applications, etc.
- Fast system initialization; the board boots within 1 second
- Supports TFTs up to SVGA resolution (800×600) and STN/CSTN displays
- Integrated touch controller (4-wire resistive)
- Integrated LED backlight driver
- Low power consumption
- Optional USB/Ethernet/CAN Bus
- Optional programmable GPIO lines to control external devices and/or activate functions
- Motion sensor function
- wide temperature range -30°C up to +80°C