DLPC6401

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DLP® Display Controller for High-brightness Portable Displays

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Parameters

Chipset family DLP4500, DLPC6401 Component type Display Controller Display resolution (Max) WXGA (1280x800) Input frame rate (Max) (Hz) 120 Video ports 30-bit RGB, BT656, LVDS, Parallel open-in-new Find other Pico chipsets

Package | Pins | Size

BGA (ZFF) 419 529 mm² 23 x 23 open-in-new Find other Pico chipsets

Features

  • Provides a 30-Bit Input Pixel Interface:
    • YUV, YCrCb, or RGB Data Format
    • 8, 9, or 10 Bits per Color
    • Pixel Clock Support up to 150 MHz
  • Provides a Single Channel, LVDS Based,
    Flat-Panel Display (FPD)-Link Compatible Input Interface:
    • Supports Sources up to a 90-MHz Effective Pixel Clock Rate
    • Four Demodulated Pixel-Mapped Modes Supported for 8, 9, 10 YUV, YCrCb, or RGB Formatted Inputs
  • Supports 45- to 120-Hz Frame Rates
  • Full Support for Diamond 0.45 WXGA
  • High-Speed, Double Data Rate (DDR) Digital Micromirror Device (DMD) Interface
  • 149.33-MHz ARM926™ Microprocessor
  • Microprocessor Peripherals:
    • Programmable Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) and Capture Timers
    • Two I2C Ports
    • Two UART Ports (for Debug Only)
    • 32 KB of Internal RAM
    • Dedicated LED PWM Generators
  • Image Processing:
    • Auto-Lock for Standard, Wide, and Black Border
    • 1D Keystone Correction
    • Programmable Degamma
  • On-Screen Display (OSD)
  • Splash Screen Display Support
  • Integrated Clock Generation Circuitry
    • Operates on a Single 32-MHz Crystal
    • Integrated Spread Spectrum Clocking
  • Integrated 64-Mb Frame Memory Eliminates the Need for External High-Speed Memory
  • External Memory Support: Parallel Flash for Microprocessor and PWM Sequence
  • System Control:
    • DMD Power and Reset Driver Control
    • DMD Horizontal and Vertical Image Flip
  • JTAG Boundary Scan Test Support
  • 419-Pin Plastic Ball Grid Array Package

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Description

The DLPC6401 digital controller, part of the DLP4500 (.45 WXGA) chipset, supports reliable operation of the DLP4500 digital micromirror device (DMD). The DLPC6401 controller provides a convenient, multi-functional interface between system electronics and the DMD, enabling small form factor and high resolution HD displays.

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Technical documentation

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* Datasheet DLPC6401 DLP® Data Processor datasheet (Rev. C) Aug. 11, 2015
Application notes DLP System Design: Brightness Requirements and Tradeoffs (Rev. B) Nov. 13, 2019
Application notes Getting Started with TI DLP® Display Technology (Rev. D) Nov. 13, 2019
White papers TI DLP® Pico™ Technology for smart home applications (Rev. B) Feb. 08, 2019
User guides DLPC6401 Formatter-Only Software Programmer’s User's Guide (Rev. A) Jan. 31, 2019
Application notes DLP Pico Discrete LED driver design guide & LM3434 Application Note (Rev. A) Mar. 15, 2016
White papers DLP Pico Technology for Screenless Display (Rev. B) Jan. 12, 2016
Application notes TI DLP® IntelliBright™ Algorithms for the DLPC343x Controller Dec. 08, 2014
User guides DLPC6401 GUI User’s Guide Dec. 30, 2013

Design & development

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Hardware development

EVALUATION BOARDS Download
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Description

This evaluation module (EVM) contains TI's 0.45WXGA chipset (DLP4501 and DLPC6401) designed for data and video display applications. The EVM offers a compelling combination of resolution, brightness, and programmability.

The S8 EVM is available through a third party partner, Anuha.

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Features
  • RGB LED light engine with 200 lm light output
  • Onboard LED Driver with 0-6A LED Driver
  • Simultaneous RGB LED operation
  • Image or video display up to WXGA resolution (1280x800)
  • Image or video display input over HDMI up to WXGA resolution
  • HDMI interfaces

What's Included

  • 1 DLPC6401 based evaluation board
  • 1 (...)
GUIS FOR EVALUATION MODULES (EVM) Download
DLPC139.ZIP (4421 KB)

Design tools & simulation

SIMULATION MODELS Download
DLPM023.ZIP (109 KB) - IBIS Model

Reference designs

REFERENCE DESIGNS Download
Portable, High Brightness HD Projection Display Reference Design using DLP® Technology
TIDA-00782 This reference design, featuring the DLP Pico™ 0.45-inch WXGA display chipset enables use of HD resolution for projection display applications such as accessory projectors, smart projectors, mobile Smart TV, built in projectors like projection functionality inside notebooks, laptops and hot (...)
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