Finally! Color LCDs you can afford and play with! Yet another product based on an SFE customer request, this 128x128 mini color LCD is a perfect match for your next portable application.
What we've found over in China is a 'copy' of the Nokia LCD found in models 6100, 6610, 7210, 7250, and 5100? We don't know what phones it fits, and we don't really care. This inexpensive LCD comes with a powerful white LED backlight and a relatively simple serial interface. It's a 9-bit interface, so beware. But we were able to get the LCD up and running on a LPC2138 with a few hours worth of work.
Please note: This LCD is meant to replace a broken screen in a cell phone. The connector (both on the LCD and on the PCB) was not designed for multiple attachment/detachment. Please secure your LCD is place with double stick tape to prevent stress on these connectors. This LCD is small! Please see the comparative photos. With that said, it is still superbly readable at arms length (cell phone technology).
We've got the LCD and example C code for $20. You really can't say no! We even sell the loose connector for $2 in case you are worried about soldering the tight 0.5mm pitch.
Frame Dimensions: 1.35x1.58"
Active Display Dimensions: 1.2"x1.2"
- LCD Logic - 3.3V @ 2-3mA
- LED Backlight - 7V @ 40-50mA (very bright)
- Full 4,096 Color Display
- Uses the Epson S1D15G10 or Philips PCF8833 Controller
Pin Out (see picture):
- VCC-Digital (3.3V)
- VCC-Display (3.3V)
- LED GND
- LED V+ (6-7V)