5.7″ SLCD5+ VGA, Enclosed

Part Number: 50-0105-21

  • Comes with a VGA (640×480) 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 SLCD5+ controller:

  • One RS-232 and one RS-485/RS-422 serial port.

  • 266MHz ARM9 Processor. 28MB highly reliable NOR data Flash for user downloadable bitmaps with optional RLE compression.

All 5.7″ modules feature:

  • 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.

SLCD5+ Controller

  • CPU: 266MHz ARM9 Processor
  • Storage Capacity: 28MB highly reliable NOR data Flash for user downloadable bitmaps with optional RLE compression.
  • I/O Interface: One RS-232 and one RS-485/RS-422 serial port.
  • Audio: Beeper

LCD Display

  • Display Type: 5.7” Diagonal TFT Color LCD
  • Resolution: 640×480 VGA, 16-bit Color
  • Orientation: Landscape
  • Luminance (with touch): Typical 630 (cd/m²)
  • Viewing Angles: 65/65 left/right, 60/70 up/down
  • Backlight: LED
  • Manufacturer: Evervision

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: -30 to 80° C
  • RoHS 2 Compliant: Yes

Power Requirements

  • Power Supply Voltage: 12-24VDC±10%
  • Power Consumption: Max 3.85W


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 and options.

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 ELF file with the current version of firmware.


Use BMPload to download bitmaps and macros to SLCD5/SLCD5+ Flash memory from a PC.


It contains example macro applications, images, and fonts. Use BMPload to program the enclosed unit.

  • VGA+
  • GUIFX: Demo was written by a user interface design partner.
  • IKB: Example of the onscreen keyboard.
  • SD Card Contents: Contains the files and folders to place on an SD Card to execute the demos.


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 4.3″ 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” SLCD5+ VGA Development Kit

To get started with a 5.7″ high-resolution enclosed unit, contact sales and order product number 50-0105-21, 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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