2

My Macbook A1342 broke and before I throw it away I want to try and salvage the screen. I don't have much knowledge of hardware (aside from building PCs, most of my skills exist at the software level) so I have no idea how I would go about doing this. I'm guessing buying some sort of control board to interface between video input and the [serial?] port of the LCD. Anyone know how I would go about doing this, or at least lead me in the right direction?

BTW I don't know of a better stackexchange for this question, so suggestions for that are also appreciated

1

While possible, it will be pretty difficult. Modern high resolution LCD panels use complicated LVDS interface which requires specialized controller chips and with that screen resolution a standard microcontroller will struggle to push the data to it fast enough. If you nevertheless want to pursue this path, EE SE should give you some hints.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.