5.7″ SLCD6 QVGA, Enclosed

Part Number: 50-0101-41

  • Comes with a QVGA (320×240) display.

  • Metal enclosure houses a serial LCD board, industrial 12-24 DC input power supply, backlight drive, and panel.

  • Enclosed units use two-part screw-type Phoenix connectors for power and communications.

  • Enclosures can be easily mounted on a panel, using a rectangular cutout and drilled mounting holes.

  • Compression gasket provides an effective waterproof/dustproof seal.

Powered by the SLCD6 controller:

  • Two RS-232 serial ports and one RS-485/RS-422, plus USB connectivity for additional flexibility.

  • 16/32 bit CISC Processor. 4MB of flash memory for user downloadable bitmaps with RLE compression. Audio beeper.

All 5.7″ modules feature:

  • An industrial panel with resistive touchscreen. Compare touch types.

  • Designed for long-term availability with a 10+ year processor life and a multi-sourced, industry standard LCD form factor.

SLCD6 Controller

  • CPU: 16/32 bit CISC Processor
  • Storage Capacity: 4MB of Flash Memory for user downloadable bitmaps with RLE compression
  • I/O Interface: Two RS-232 serial ports and one RS-485/RS-422 port, plus USB connectivity for additional flexibility.
  • Audio: Beeper

LCD Display

  • Display Type: 5.7” Diagonal TFT Color LCD
  • Resolution: 320 x 240 QVGA, 16-bit Color
  • Orientation: Landscape, Portrait
  • Luminance (with touch): Typical 560 (cd/m²)
  • Viewing Angles: 60/60 left/right, 60/50 up/down
  • Backlight: LED
  • Manufacturer: Interactive Display Solutions

Get detailed panel specifications.


  • Type: 4-Wire Analog Resistive
  • Durability: Over One Million Touches


7.50″ W x 5.65″ H x 1.7″ D


  • Operating Temperature: -20 to 70° C; the LCD temperature range primarily limits this
  • Storage Temperature: -40 to 85° C
  • RoHS 2 Compliant: Yes

Power Requirements

  • Power Supply Voltage: 12-24VDC±10%
  • Power Consumption:  5.5W Max


The board mounting holes connect to a digital ground. These must be connected to a chassis ground either directly or through a transient protection diode for ESD. The resistive touch circuit has ESD protection that shorts ESD on the touch panel to the board mounting holes.

Mounting Options

This is an enclosed unit. Visit Mounting Options for more information.

Application Notes

See Application Notes that apply to SLCDx and all modules.

File Package

Download individual components using links below, or get this ZIP file that contains the most recent product information File Package (.ZIP) lock.


Download firmware by orientation.


Use BMPload to download bitmaps and macros to SLCDx Flash memory from a PC.


It contains example macro applications, images, and fonts. Use BMPload to program the display module.


Display modules come with standard fonts. Get additional fonts from the Fonts Library, which contains fonts with extensive support for non-English (Latin) character sets. Use BMPload to program the display module.

See how to get a Development Kit up and running once it arrives. This video was created using a 7″ display module yet is applicable for this 5.7″ module.

You will find a Hardware Manual and Software Reference Manual in the Documents tab and Applications Notes, Firmware, Software, Demos, and Fonts in the Downloads tab.

5.7” SLCD6 QVGA Development Kit

To get started with a 5.7″ enclosed unit, contact sales and order product number 50-0101-41, which includes connectors. Also, order the Enclosed Unit Accessory Kit product number 42-0082-01 for a DB9 data cable and power supply.

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