LCD - Alphanumeric

LCD designs can vary depending on the desired application. Display format, resolution, response time, and contrast are all features that can vary depending on the desired use. On a LCD , information is generally displayed in segments or pixels. Segments are regions that can be arranged into different shapes. The most common segment configuration is the seven- segment display shown below. This format is commonly used in calculators, watches and other simple numerical displays. The LCD screen is more energy-efficient and can be disposed of more safely. Its low electrical power consumption enables it to be used in battery-powered electronic equipment.


There are many different types of character display modules available and choosing the right one will depend on the device in question. Alphanumeric LCD screens are the ideal option for projects that require a simple, non-graphical user interface. Since they offer basic functionality, they also require less electricity than more complicated display modules, and they are also a more affordable option.


To choose the right alphanumeric LCD display module one thing to consider is the technology used in the display - there are a number of different options available, including TN, HTN, STN and FSTN. These differ mainly in their speed, clarity and contrast. Another option to think about is the backlighting. RGB LED backlights, which provide a clear, white light, can also be programmed to display other colours as appropriate. Transflective, reflective and transmissive modules are both available as industry standard displays, and one can also choose from different character display modes. Of course, the size of the display is also something to think about. When measuring, one should try to ensure that the screen will comfortably fit within the device, while still being large enough to read and operate effectively.


Small LCD screens are common in portable consumer devices such as digital cameras, watches, calculators, and mobile telephones, including smartphones. LCD screens are also used in consumer electronics products such as DVD players, video game devices and clocks. LCD screens are available in a wider range of screen sizes, with LCD screens available in sizes ranging from tiny digital watches to huge, big-screen television sets.


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LCD-S301C31TR
LCD-S301C31TR - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 3 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

19J7539

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 3 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

NUMERIC LCD DISPLAY; Character Count x Line:3 x 1; Display Appearance:Black 7 Segment on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:-; Font Set:-; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:7.87mm; LCD Display Type:TN; Product Range:- RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCM-S01602DSF/C
LCM-S01602DSF/C - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

19J7632

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 16X2; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:5.56mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCR-U02004DSF-WH
LCR-U02004DSF-WH - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 4, Black on White, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

65R6892

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 4, Black on White, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

ALPHANUMERIC DISPLAY, 80, 4.75MM; Character Count x Line:20 x 4; Display Appearance:Black on White; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:4.75mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCD-S401C52TR
LCD-S401C52TR - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

19J7548

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

NUMERIC LCD DISPLAY; Character Count x Line:4 x 1; Display Appearance:Black 7 Segment on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:-; Font Set:-; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:13.2mm; LCD Display Type:TN; Product Range:- RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCM-S02004DSF
LCM-S02004DSF - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 4, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

19J7680

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DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 20X4; Character Count x Line:20 x 4; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:4.75mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCM-S01602DSF/A
LCM-S01602DSF/A - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

14M5872

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 16X2; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:5.56mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCM-S01602DTR/A
LCM-S01602DTR/A - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Grey, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Reflective

19J7660

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DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 16X2; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:5.56mm; LCD Display Type:TN RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCM-S02002DSF
LCM-S02002DSF - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

19J7674

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DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 20X2; Character Count x Line:20 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:5.55mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCM-S02002DSR
LCM-S02002DSR - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

19J7676

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 20X2; Character Count x Line:20 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:5.55mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCD-S3X1C50TR/A
LCD-S3X1C50TR/A - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

19J7530

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

NUMERIC LCD DISPLAY; Character Count x Line:4 x 1; Display Appearance:Black 7 Segment on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:-; Font Set:-; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:12.6mm; LCD Display Type:TN; Product Range:- RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCR-U01602DSF/DWH
LCR-U01602DSF/DWH - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on White, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

65R6890

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on White, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

ALPHANUMERIC DISPLAY, 32, 9.66MM; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on White; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:9.66mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCD-H3X1C50TR/A
LCD-H3X1C50TR/A - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

19J7500

LUMEX

Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

LCD MODULE, 4X1, TN REFLECTIVE; Character Count x Line:4 x 1; Display Appearance:Black 7 Segment on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:-; Font Set:-; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:12.6mm; LCD Display Type:TN RoHS Compliant: Yes

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LCM-S01601DSF
LCM-S01601DSF - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 1, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

19J7609

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Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 1, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 16X1; Character Count x Line:16 x 1; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:6.56mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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AND721GST-LED
AND721GST-LED - Alphanumeric LCD, Intelligent, 20 x 4, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

15B5652

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Alphanumeric LCD, Intelligent, 20 x 4, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

LCD CHARACTER DISPLAY, 80DIGIT/ALPHA; Character Count x Line:20 x 4; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:4.75mmRoHS Compliant: Yes

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    PC2002LRU-LWA-B-Q
    PC2002LRU-LWA-B-Q - Alphanumeric LCD, 20 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

    34P1499

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    Alphanumeric LCD, 20 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

    LCD MODULE, 20X2, LED B/L; Character Count x Line:20 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:9.22mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    LCM-S02004DSR
    LCM-S02004DSR - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 4, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    19J7686

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    Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 20 x 4, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 20X4; Character Count x Line:20 x 4; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:4.75mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    AND491GST
    AND491GST - Alphanumeric LCD, Intelligent, 16 x 2, Black on Grey, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Reflective

    88K1872

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    Alphanumeric LCD, Intelligent, 16 x 2, Black on Grey, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Reflective

    LCD CHARACTER DISPLAY, 32; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:5.56mm; LCD Display Type:STN RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    LCM-S01602DTR/M
    LCM-S01602DTR/M - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Grey, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Reflective

    19J7668

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    Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Grey, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Reflective

    DISPLAY, ALPHANUMERIC, 16 X 2; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:5.56mm; Product Range:- RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    LCM-S01602DSF/F
    LCM-S01602DSF/F - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    19J7638

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    Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    DISPLAY, ALPHANUMERIC, 16 X 2; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:5.56mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    PC1602LRS-LWA-B
    PC1602LRS-LWA-B - Alphanumeric LCD, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

    05M0982

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    Alphanumeric LCD, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese, Transflective

    LCD MODULE, 16X2, STN, LED, L/CHA; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:9.66mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    LCM-S01604DSF
    LCM-S01604DSF - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 4, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    19J7669

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    Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 4, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    DISPLAY, ALPHANUMERIC, 16 X 4; Character Count x Line:16 x 4; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:4.75mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    LCM-S02402DSF
    LCM-S02402DSF - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 24 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    19J7691

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    Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 24 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 24X2; Character Count x Line:24 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Transflective; Character Size:5.55mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    LCD-S401C39TR
    LCD-S401C39TR - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

    19J7546

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    Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 4 x 1, Black 7 Segment on Grey, 5V, Reflective

    NUMERIC LCD DISPLAY; Character Count x Line:4 x 1; Display Appearance:Black 7 Segment on Grey; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:-; Font Set:-; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:9.9mm; LCD Display Type:TN; Product Range:- RoHS Compliant: Yes

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    LCM-S01602DSR/A
    LCM-S01602DSR/A - Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    19J7646

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    Alphanumeric LCD, InfoVue, 16 x 2, Black on Yellow / Green, 5V, Parallel, English, Japanese

    DOT MATRIX LCD DISPLAY 16X2; Character Count x Line:16 x 2; Display Appearance:Black on Yellow / Green; Logic Voltage:5V; Interface Type:Parallel; Font Set:English, Japanese; Display Mode:Reflective; Character Size:5.56mm RoHS Compliant: Yes

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