A LCD display for printing characters only. It's usually very easy to interface with and suitable for simple microcontrollers to create menus or show system status. HD44780 compatible LCDs are the most common type.

A LCD display for printing characters only. It's usually very easy to interface with and suitable for simple microcontrollers to create menus or show system status.

Character LCDs with HD44780 based controllers are the most common type. KS0066 based controllers are also very common, and are pin and protocol compatible with HD44780 based programming.

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