Update: 14-Sep-15: We were able to make another batch of 100 pcs.
This product has been discontinued and we are keeping the product page just for information
This shield adds a 65K-color RGB LCD to the Arduino board.
pelase visit the product forum to obtain additional information, ask questions and share tour projects.
Step by step assembly guide
Henning Karlsen wrote the Arduino library for this shield. You can access his page here to download the library and read the documentation. Thank you Henning!
Description of the RGB LCD module used in the KIT
Philips PCF8833 compatible (LDS 183 LCD controller) RGB LCD module with 65K colors and 4-wire serial interface. The module has RAM included, that makes interfacing and programming very easy.
This module has soldering pads with 1.5mm pitch, making it an ideal LCD module for hobbyists.
Module: 35.8mm x 41.65mm x 3.55mm)|
|Display: 26.87mm x 26.87mm (1" x 1")|
|Passive Matrix Liquid Crystal Display Panel, transflective, 65536 colours, negative mode|
|Display Resolution: 128 x 128|
|Logic Voltage: 2.9V|
|Backlight: white LED - 15V (Max) - 9V (Nominal) - 19mA|
|Interface: 4-wire serial|
DocumentationLCD Module LPH9135 datasheetPhilips PCF8833 datasheetSample CodeArduino Sample Code using DigitalWriteArduino Sample Code using direct AVR I/O code
|Pin number||Pin name||Pin Description||I/O|
|1||LCD_CS||Chip Select (active low)||O|
|2||LCD_RESET||Module Reset (active low)||O|
|3||LCD_DC||Data / Control Indicator||O|
|6||VDD||Power Supply 2.9V DC||O|
|8||LCD_ID||LCD ID (usually not used)||I|