Pirate Audio Line out - audio output for Raspberry Pi - Pimoroni PIM483

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Overlay with 3.5 mm audio output for Raspberry Pi. The built-in DAC provides clear 24-bit / 192 kHz audio, while the 1.3" IPS screen displays album artwork. The module also includes buttons to control the player.

Pirate Audio Line out - audio output for Raspberry Pi - Pimoroni PIM483
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Manufacturer: PiMoroni
Compatibility: Raspberry Pi

Product Description: Pirate Audio Line-out - audio output for Raspberry Pi

Pirate Audio Line-out is the ideal board to upgrade your existing Hi-Fi amplifier and speaker. It allows you to play local MP3, FLAC, etc. files or stream music from popular services such as Spotify. The built-inDACprovides clear24-bit/192 kHzstereo sound from a3.5mm audio jack.Pirate Audio series discs feature high quality sound, a clear1.3" IPS 1.3" screenthat displays album artwork, player controlbuttonsanddedicatedPirate Audiosoftwarefor easy setup.

Nakładka Pirate Audio Line-outPirate Audio Line-out.

Nakładka Pirate Audio Line-out wraz z Raspberry Pi

The Pirate Audio Line-out is sold separately, theRaspberry Piminicomputer can be purchased.

Installing the Pirate Audio software

Use thePirate Audio software and installerto upload the Python library for LCD. The program configuresI2Saudio andSPIand installs Pirate Audio Modips and Pirate Audio plug-ins to display album covers and track information, and configures buttons to control the player.

How to start?

  1. Place a microSD card with the latest version of Raspbian in your Raspberry Pi.
  2. Connect to the network via WiFi or cable.
  3. Open the terminal and enter the following commands:
    git clone https://github.com/pimoroni/pirate-audio
    cd pirate-audio/mopids
    sudo ./install.sh
  4. Reset the raspberry.

Pirate Audio Speaker overlay specification

  • DAC chip:PCM5100A
  • Digital linear sound: 24-bit / 192 kHz via I2S
  • Connector: 3.5 mm mini jack
  • Display: IPS 1.3" 240 x 240 px
  • Display controller: ST7789
  • 4 buttons
  • Tile format: mini HAT
  • Fully assembled
  • Compatible with Raspberry Pi
  • Dimensions: 65 x 30.5 x 9.5 mm

Pirate Audio Line-out for Raspberry Pi - Pimoroni PIM483

The Pirate Audio Line-out is a device that will turn your Raspberry Pi into a high quality music player. The Pirate Audio Line-out is an overlay for your minicomputer - it is designed for easy connection (on the bottom it has specially prepared sockets for GPIO pins protruding from the "raspberry").

You'll find four buttons, a clear screen and audio output (3.5mm jack) on the board. You can easily design the right enclosure for your device or use it as supplied by the manufacturer.

Audio output from your Raspberry Pi

Pirate Audio (Pimoroni PIM483) is an audio output for Raspberry Pi, which has a high quality I2S DAC. This equipment will work well with a set of good quality speakers, a hi-fi amplifier. It's perfect for playing local files (for example WAV, MP3 or FLAC), but also for streaming services such as Spotify.

Being the owner of the "raspberry", it's worth buying this kind of equipment - buying a sound card for Raspberry Pi, you leave yourself wide possibilities of your own interference in your player and you are able to expand and adjust its capabilities to your own needs and ideas.

Screen - type LCD IPS
Screen - diagonal 1.3''
Screen - interface SPI
Screen - touch no
Screen - resolution 240x240px
Sound card - type DAC
Sound card - Connectors Jack 3,5mm
Sound card - output digital
Package width 8 cm
Package height 9 cm
Package depth 1 cm
Package weight 0 kg

Same-day shipping

  • Crediting the payment for the order on our account on a business day before 10:00 AM means sending the goods on the same day.
  • All packages are being delivered by GLS Group courier and covered with insurance up to 1200 EUR.
  • You will receive a link to track your package and monitor the progress of delivery as soon as it is shipped.

Terms of delivery 

GLS - zone 1

Austria, Belgium, Croatia, The Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia 

  • Delivery time: 2-4 days
  • Delivery cost: from 4.18 EUR
  • Insurance: 1200 EUR
GLS - zone 2

Bulgaria, Estonia, France, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovenia

  • Delivery time: 2-5 days
  • Delivery cost: from 5.35 EUR
  • Insurance: 1200 EUR
GLS - zone 3

Finland, Greece, Ireland, Spain, Sweden 

  • Delivery time: 2-7 days
  • Delivery cost: from 7.67 EUR
  • Insurance: 1200 EUR

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Jarosław T. 22.11.2021 Confirmed purchase Translated review
A very good product that greatly facilitates the construction of internet radio.

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