Skip to main content

Python library for driving Pimoroni GFX HAT!

Project description

Combining a 128x64 pixel monochrome LCD, 6 touch buttons, a 6 zone RGB backlight and 6 button LEDs the GFX HAT has everything you need to turn your Pi into a controller and status display.


Manual install:

Library install for Python 3:

sudo pip3 install gfxhat

Library install for Python 2:

sudo pip2 install gfxhat


If you want to contribute, or like living on the edge of your seat by having the latest code, you should clone this repository, cd to the library directory, and run:

sudo python3 install

(or sudo python install whichever your primary Python environment may be)

In all cases you will have to enable the i2c and spi buses.


Files under library/gfxhat/fonts are licensed according supplied OFL licenses.

Bitbuntu and Bitocra fonts from:

Documentation & Support


  • Initial Release

Project details

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Source Distribution

gfxhat-0.0.1.tar.gz (240.2 kB view hashes)

Uploaded source

Built Distributions

gfxhat-0.0.1-py3-none-any.whl (240.6 kB view hashes)

Uploaded py3

gfxhat-0.0.1-py2-none-any.whl (240.6 kB view hashes)

Uploaded py2

Supported by

AWS AWS Cloud computing Datadog Datadog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Microsoft Microsoft PSF Sponsor Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Sentry Sentry Error logging StatusPage StatusPage Status page