4.3” No Touch LCD GUI (Dev Kit) – UEZGUI-1788-43WQT
4.3” No Touch LCD GUI (Dev Kit) – UEZGUI-1788-43WQT. The microcontroller for this system is an NXP LPC1788.
Part #: µEZGUI-1788-43WQT (Dev Kit)
MSRP (Qty 1): $299.00
Part #: μEZGUI-1788-43WQT-BA (Production Module)
MSRP (Qty Volume): <$140.00
Status: In production
Production guaranteed: Until 2027
Warranty: 1 Year (Extended available)
- Microcontroller based intelligent HMI GUI
- 4.3” WQVGA 480 x 272 No Touch LCD Panel
- µEZ® / FreeRTOS Rapid Software Development Platform
- ARM Cortex-M3 120MHz MCU with 512KB Internal Flash
- 8MB SDRAM, 8MB NOR Flash
- Expansion: UART, I²C, SPI, ADC, GPIO, USB Host/Device, RMII
The 4.3” No Touch LCD GUI (Dev Kit) – UEZGUI-1788-43WQT provides a cost effective no touch option in the standalone microcontroller-based µEZ® GUI product family. Featuring an NXP LPC1788 microcontroller, this product is optimal for applications requiring a membrane keypad, rugged cap touch buttons or hot keys next to a beautiful TFT LCD display. It is designed to be used as an “off-the-shelf” Graphical User Interface (GUI) or Human Machine Interface (HMI), in a variety of end customer applications. The miniature, self-contained design is well suited to be embedded directly into your product and FDI offers prepackaged versions for stand-alone use.
FDI also offers low cost customization services for customer specific hardware, software or packaging applications at volumes of 500 units or more.
Quick Start DocumentationQuick Start Guide
μEZGUI-1788-43WQT Kit Contents
- µEZGUI-1788-43WQT-BA Production Module
- USB Device cable for Power and PC communications
- Mini JTAG Debugger with cables
- MicroSD card
- uEZ GUI BUTTON board with cable
- μEZ® / FreeRTOS Rapid Development Platform
- MicroSD card appears as a USB Flash Drive to the PC
- Rowley CrossWorks Compiler and Tool Suite
- Segger J-Link Lite JTAG for programming and debug
|• Internal SRAM||96KB|
|• Internal Flash||512KB|
|External Flash Type||NOR|
|External Flash Optional||up to 32MB|
|SDRAM Optional||up to 32MB|
|128Mbit Serial PCM Memory, option||Not available|
|Non-volatile data storage standard||Internal 4K EEPROM|
|Non-volatile data storage optional||External 8KB EEPROM|
|SD Card Bus interface||SPI @ 15MHz|
|USB||USB Device Mini-AB for Host or Device Operation|
|Expansion - primary||70 Fine Pitch I/O Connector for External Expansion:Serial Ports, UART, I²C, SPI, USB Host/DeviceRMII interface for Ethernet 10/100|
|Expansion - additional||ISP, UART, RTC External battery|
|JTAG||Mini-JTAG Debug Connector|
|RTC||Internal RTC, Supercap backup|
|Operating Temperature:||-20° to 70° C|
|Storage Temperature:||-30° to 80° C|
|Power Input||USB Device Mini-AB for power|
|Input Voltage:||+5 Volt DC|
|Power Consumption:||350 mA typ / 500mA max|
|Overall Size||116.84 (W) x 72.14 (H) x 11.85 (D) mm|
|Mounting:||#6 screws in 4 corners|
|Screen Size (diagonal)||4.3 inches|
|Resolution||480 x 272 (WQVGA)|
|Brightness||360 nits (typ)|
|Contrast Ratio||500 : 1 (typ)|
|Aspect Ratio||Wide 30:17|
|Colors:||262K (18 bit)|
|Pixel Pitch||0.198 (H) x 0.198 (V)|
|Vertical Viewing Angle:||55/80 ° U/D|
|Horizontal Viewing Angle:||80/80 ° L/R|
|Touch Screen type||No Touch|
|Active Area:||95.04 (W) x 53.86 (H) mm|
|Response Time:||22Tr / 8Tf ms (typ)|
|Backlight:||9 LEDs (9S x 1P)|
|Backlight Life:||10K hrs (min)|
|Backlight Power Consumption:||576 mW (typ)|
|Reverse Scan:||U/D, L/R by software|
Current Documentation – Rev 1.0
|UEZGUI-1788-43WQT Quick Start Guide||Quick Start Guide||09/12/2016|
|Users Manual||User's Manual||01/19/2016|
|Interactive Online uEZ GUI API Library (By Doxygen)||Interactive Online uEZ GUI API Library (By Doxygen)||Online||03/29/2016|
|Latest Hardware Rev||Document||05/12/2015|
|Converting Images from 24-bit to 16-bit for uEZ GUI||Document||06/07/2013|
|Software QuickStart Guide||Quick Start Guide||09/15/2014|
|Software User's Guide||User's Guide||09/15/2014|
|2D Model for UEZGUI-1788-43WQR||Mechanical Models||08/27/2015|
|3D & EASM Model Files (By Request Only)||Mechanical Models||zip||9/22/2015|
|JTAG Programming uEZ GUIs||Engineering Guide||8/13/2015|
|Converting a PowerPoint Slideshow for use on uEZ GUI Products||Application Note||zip||10/19/2016|
|Expansion Board Design Guide||Application Note||11/03/2016|
|How to Create Videos for uEZ GUI ||Engineering Guide||zip||02/22/2016|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 7.3 PCN||Document||05/12/2015|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 7.2 PCN||Document||05/23/2014|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 7.1 ECO||Document||10/30/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 7.1 PCN||Document||10/30/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 7.0 PCN||Document||08/23/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 7.0 SCH||Schematic||07/25/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 7.0 ECO||Document||07/24/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 6.0 PCN||Document||03/29/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 6.2 ECO||Document||02/22/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 6.2 PCN||Document||02/22/2013|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 5.0 PCN||Document||12/04/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 6.1 ECO||Document||10/31/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 6.1 PCN||Document||10/30/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 6.0 SCH||Schematic||10/16/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 6.0 ECO||Document||10/15/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 5.1 ECO||Document||08/20/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR 5.1 PCN||Document||08/20/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 5.0 SCH||Schematic||06/20/2012|
|uEZGUI-1788-43WQR Rev 5.0 ECO||Document||06/20/2012|
|µEZ Source Files||Executable||exe||5/27/15|
|UEZGUI-1788-43WQT SD Card Files||SD card files||zip||01/21/2016|
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- Customer starts API level application development immediately
Do not forget to look at our expansion boards
Adds: Ethernet, USB Host, RS232/RS485, AC Power