By Guillermo Guerrero | January 15, 2016
The Ambilight system is a gadget for TV to enjoy the TV shows. The system is composed by a concrete RGB LEDs (25 or 50 LEDs) and the LEDs reproduce the border color from TV. This post explains how create a homemade Ambilight system and connect to TV with Kodi.
- 50 LEDS => 2 x [12mm Diffused Thin Digital RGB LED Pixels (Strand of 25) - WS2801]: Link Ebay
- Arduino uno: Link Dx
- Male + Female DC Power Converter Connector Adapters (Optional to connect leds): Link Dx
- 5V 2A Power Adapter Charger: Link Dx
Total price: 100€ (approximately)
Soldering the array of 25 LEDs in one. After test the array:
Prepare back LED support with TV shape (VESA and connectors). Fix LEDs in the support.
Install the LED support on TV back (VESA).