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128x296 3-color ePaper Display

Part Number: CFAP128296E0-0290

128x296 ePaper display module with 3-colors, White, Yellow, Black. This ePaper display module is perfect for attention-grabbing signage, electronic labeling and many other cool applications that require very low power and a slow refresh rate.

This 3-color ePaper display is a TFT active matrix electrophoretic display with interface and a reference system design.
The 2.9" active area contains 128x296 pixels and has 1-bit white/black and 1-bit yellow full display capabilities. An integrated circuit contains a gate buffer, source buffer, interface, timing control logic, oscillator, DC-DC, SRAM, LUT, VCOM, and border are supplied with each module.

*This ePaper display DOES NOT support partial updates.

  • High Contrast
  • High Reflectance
  • Ultra-Wide Viewing Angle
  • Ultra-Low Power Consumption
  • Pure Reflective Mode
  • Bi-Stable Display
  • Commercial Temperature Range
  • Landscape or Portrait Mode
  • Antiglare Hard-Coated Front-Surface
  • Low Current Deep Sleep Mode
  • On-Chip Display RAM
  • Waveform Stored in On-Chip OTP
  • Serial Peripheral Interface Available
  • On-Chip Oscillator
  • On-Chip Booster and Regulator Control for Generating VCOM, Gate and Source Driving Voltage
  • I2C Signal Master Interface to Read External Temperature Sensor

Use our free ePaper software to prepare your bitmap image for this display.

Adapter / Breakout Board
Want to get this display up and running quickly with an Arduino or Seeeduino? We have this ePaper Adapter Board that makes connecting our ePaper simple and fast.

Product Variants


Physical Characteristics

Column Dots x Row Dots 128 x 296
Module Overall width height depth
millimeters 36.7 79 1.18
inches 1.445 3.110 0.046
*width / height does not include Foldable Tab
Diagonal Dimension 2.87"
Active Area width height
millimeters 29.06 66.9
inches 1.144 2.634
Optional Connectors CS050Z24GA0
Flexible Cable (FFC/FPC) length
millimeters 14.3
inches 0.563
Weight 6.8g
Pin Count 24

Optical Characteristics

View Angle Ultra-Wide°
Foreground Color Black / Yellow
Background Color White

Electrical Specifications

Supply Voltage for Logic Minimum 2.3V
Supply Voltage for Logic Maximum 3.6V
Supply Voltage for Logic Typical 3.3V
Module Connector Pitch 0.5mm


Operating Temperatures min max
Celsius 40°
Fahrenheit 32° 104°
Storage Temperatures min max
Celsius -25° 60°
Fahrenheit -13° 140°
Humidity min max
Non-condensing 40% 70%


Interface SPI


Foldable Tab Yes
Full Screen Update Time 18s
Time Between Updates 180s

Additional Options

Purchase these ePaper Displays in a development bundle and save time! They come completely assembled and ready to go.

Part Change Notice

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Part Change Notice #11091: No Longer Stocking Color ePapers

Products Affected: CFAP400300C0-0420, CFAP104212E0-0213, CFAP128296E0-0290, CFAP128296E0-E2-1, CFAP128296E0-E2-2, CFAP152152B0-0154, CFAP152152B0-E2-1, CFAP152152B0-E2-2, CFAP104212E0-E2-2, CFAP104212E0-E2-1, CFAP400300C0-E2-2, CFAP400300C0-E2-1
Date Issued: June 25, 2021
Summary: No Longer Stocking Color ePapers
Description: Once the current inventory has been depleted, this product will no longer be offered by Crystalfontz.
Reason: Crystalfontz is no longer stocking color ePapers due to the shelf-life and storage requirements.
For reference only. For design purposes, please use the specifications in the datasheet.