3.5.2. CLCD controller

The Northbridge implements the PrimeCell PL111 Color LCD Controller, an Advanced Microcontroller Bus Architecture (AMBA) compliant System-on-Chip (SoC) peripheral that is developed, tested, and licensed by ARM.

The PrimeCell PL111 provides all of the necessary control signals to interface directly to a variety of color and monochrome LCD panels. It supports:

Display resolutions are programmable up to 1024x768, and hardware cursor support for single-panel displays is provided.

See Color LCD Controller, CLCDC for details of PB-A8 usage and the ARM PrimeCell Color LCD Controller (PL111) Technical Reference Manual (ARM DDI 0293) for full programming details.

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