A dual channel LCD controller that is compatible with HD44780 LCD modules.
The PhidgetTextLCD Adapter lets you connect one or two HD44780 LCD modules. The adapter can handle up to 4 lines of 40 characters, depending on the LCD module you are using. You can separately adjust the backlight and the character contrast of each LCD module.
The 1204 API supports the following screen sizes (lines x characters):
- 1x8, 2x8
- 1x16, 2x16 4x16
- 2x20, 4x20
- 1x40, 2x40, 4x40
|Current Consumption Max||500 mA|
|Current Consumption Min||34 mA|
|Current Consumption Max (1x8 or 2x8 screen)||200 mA|
|Current Consumption Max (2x20 or 2x24 screen)||76.5 mA|
|Current Consumption Max (4x40 screen)||181 mA|
|Current Consumption Max (Backlight)||400 mA|
|Available External Voltage||5 V DC|
|USB Speed||Full Speed|
|Operating Temperature Min||0 °C|
|Operating Temperature Max||70 °C|
We carry a variety of LCD screens that can be pugged in the 1204. Just pick the one that fits your needs.