Game Boy Color IPS V2 LCD - Funnyplaying

FUNNYPLAYING Collection by Hand Held Legend

$63.99 USD Sale price

Regular price $63.99 USD
Description

Upgrade your Game Boy Color's display with this modern IPS display. Rich in color and contrast, the Funny Playing IPS V2 cable and LCD, will leave your amazed at how good your old game boy can look.

Use 8RYD2GDCKAW4 for a free glass GBC screen when you purchase a funnyplaying gbc ips kit.

  • Shell modification required. If you would rather not modify a shell, you can pick up an already modified one here
  • PCB Ribbon cable and LCD Included.

Funnyplaying logo sticker to prove genuine parts. 

 

TFT versus IPS


TFT

IPS

General information

Works when the backlight is off, and will look similar to the stock display.

Only works when the backlight is on.

Outdoors

Visible outdoors and indoors, even in bright light.

Poor visibility outdoors or in bright light.

Power

Very power efficient.

Higher power consumption relative to TFT and stock displays.

Image

Crisp image, but not to the same degree as an IPS display.
Viewing angles quickly lose quality.

More crisp in presentation relative to the TFT display.
Viewing angles retain color and sharpness.

Installation

Essentially a drop-in kit that doesn’t require any shell modification. The mod can be undone if desired.
No soldering needed.

Requires shell modification, some of which can be seen in clear shells. Due to the shell modifications, the mod is not able to be undone.
Soldering needed to enable the brightness control.

 

Installation

Note

  • Test the kit before installation! Once the display is mounted it cannot always be safely removed. We ask that you test the kit by hooking it up before removing the screen protector and before fully mounting the display.
  • LCD may break if put under too much pressure or dropped. Please exercise extreme caution when installing.

 Link: Knowledge Base

Description

Upgrade your Game Boy Color's display with this modern IPS display. Rich in color and contrast, the Funny Playing IPS V2 cable and LCD, will leave your amazed at how good your old game boy can look.

Use 8RYD2GDCKAW4 for a free glass GBC screen when you purchase a funnyplaying gbc ips kit.

  • Shell modification required. If you would rather not modify a shell, you can pick up an already modified one here
  • PCB Ribbon cable and LCD Included.

Funnyplaying logo sticker to prove genuine parts. 

 

TFT versus IPS


TFT

IPS

General information

Works when the backlight is off, and will look similar to the stock display.

Only works when the backlight is on.

Outdoors

Visible outdoors and indoors, even in bright light.

Poor visibility outdoors or in bright light.

Power

Very power efficient.

Higher power consumption relative to TFT and stock displays.

Image

Crisp image, but not to the same degree as an IPS display.
Viewing angles quickly lose quality.

More crisp in presentation relative to the TFT display.
Viewing angles retain color and sharpness.

Installation

Essentially a drop-in kit that doesn’t require any shell modification. The mod can be undone if desired.
No soldering needed.

Requires shell modification, some of which can be seen in clear shells. Due to the shell modifications, the mod is not able to be undone.
Soldering needed to enable the brightness control.

 

Installation

Note

  • Test the kit before installation! Once the display is mounted it cannot always be safely removed. We ask that you test the kit by hooking it up before removing the screen protector and before fully mounting the display.
  • LCD may break if put under too much pressure or dropped. Please exercise extreme caution when installing.

 Link: Knowledge Base

Customer Reviews

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D
D.H.
Astounding view!
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J.W.
Really improved my GBC and easy to install
N
N.M.
Awesome screen
D
D.B.
Easy Peasy
A
A.C.
An essential upgrade if you want to play in the dark
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C.
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