Blinkies in dark skin

I have a black friend from Nigeria. He asked me if an LED would show up through his very dark skin. I said I’d find out. Anyone know?

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Searched dark skin xsiid in the forum search


Further to Mrlns one above, here’s another of Rajaramjet posts and some replys following it

Here’s some more


I’m going to throw this out there ( Don’t quote me)
The first colour to be absorbed is red then orange, then yellow…

So I think @Rajaramjet Blue choice :blinky_blue: was a good one for him, and would suggest the same for your Nigerian friend, Green as a second option :blinky_green:


Life got turned upside down for me to the point that i moved cities 2 years ago so i have been slowly putting myself back together with several projects on standby.
In reply to your comment above at the time i got my Xsiid my piercer/installer only had the blue ones available.
Im also now using a Samsung Galaxy Fold 5 phone and it seems to be a “slight bit off” whenever I try to read my Xsiid or it could just be me and the location of it in my forearm. But it still glows bright as it did in the pictures