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16x1 Parallel Character LCD

Part Number: CFAH1601A-AGH-JT

Parallel Character LCD 16x1, RoHS Compliant, Amber LED Backlight, STN Positive, Gray, Transflective -20°C to +70°C, 6:00

  • Fit and form compatible with the CFAG14432B Series of Graphic LCD modules. Upgrade your product that uses this CFAH1601A character display by switching to the graphic CFAG14432B, or, lower your costs by replacing that graphic with this character module
  • Available in several variations of backlight and polarizer (minimum order may be required)
  • 8-bit or 4-bit parallel interface
  • Industry-standard HD44780 compatible controller


Physical Characteristics

Characters x Lines 16 x 1
Module Overall width height depth
millimeters 80 36 13.2
inches 3.150 1.417 0.520
PCB Outline width height depth
millimeters 80 36 13.2
inches 3.150 1.417 0.520
Viewing Area width height
millimeters 66 16
inches 2.598 0.630
Active Area width height
millimeters 59.6 6.56
inches 2.346 0.258
Character Size width height
millimeters 3.07 6.56
inches 0.121 0.258
Character Pitch width
millimeters 3.77
inches 0.148
Dot Size width height
millimeters 0.55 0.75
inches 0.022 0.030
Dot Pitch width height
millimeters 0.63 0.83
inches 0.025 0.033
Weight 33g

Optical Characteristics

Glass Type/Glass Color STN/Gray
Polarizer Transflective
View Direction 6 o'clock
Sunlight Readable Yes
Backlight Color Amber
Backlight Type LED
Mode Positive
Foreground Color Dark
Background Color Amber

Electrical Specifications

Module Connector Pitch 0.1mm


Operating Temperatures min max
Celsius -20° 70°
Fahrenheit -4° 158°
Storage Temperatures min max
Celsius -30° 80°
Fahrenheit -22° 176°
Humidity min max
Non-condensing 0% 90%


Controller Documents Sitronix ST7066U
Dot Matrix LCD Controller/Driver
Interface 4-bit Parallel, 8-bit Parallel
For reference only. For design purposes, please use the specifications in the datasheet.

Product Notes

While we do not offer any direct replacements for this product, perhaps one of our other CFAH1601A displays will fit your needs. Feel free to contact our tech support team to get assistance in finding the right display.