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LCD Keypad Shield For Arduino

SKU: DFR0009

$16.12 AUD, inc GST

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LCD Keypad Shield For Arduino
16.12 AUD

SKU: DFR0009

$16.12 AUD, inc GST
10 reviews 0 5 4.7
Ships today (delivered by Fri, 31st of Mar)


This is a very popular LCD Keypad shield for Arduino or Freeduino board. It includes a 2x16 LCD display and 6 momentary push buttons. Pins 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 are used to interface with the LCD. Analog Pin 0 is used to read the pushbuttons. The LCD shield supports contrast adjustment and backlit on/off functions. It also expands analog pins for easy analog sensor reading and display.


  • Operating Voltage:5V
  • 6 Push buttons
  • Expanded Analog Pinout with  standard DFRobot configuration


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Product Comments

Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Chris verified purchaser

    An awesome way to bring you Arduino to life, but the only drawback is that it makes it a little bit difficult to add additional shields between the Arduino and the LCD. (Posted on 21/03/2017)

  2. Review by Michael verified purchaser

    Great shield for any sort of Arduino display. Easy to use with default software libraries. (Posted on 11/10/2016)

  3. Review by Cliff verified purchaser

    Item as described, well packaged and fast delivery. Great product and great service. Very Happy! (Posted on 20/09/2016)

  4. Review by David verified purchaser

    This shield is fantastic for first timers and works as advertised
    Thanks for you service
    David (Posted on 5/09/2016)

  5. Review by Daniel verified purchaser

    Like the shield and works great for static text. Not so good when scrolling text as this is quite slow and leave tome "ghost characters" that take a while to disappear. (Posted on 23/08/2016)

  6. Review by adam verified purchaser

    we use these for a lot of our prototypes, handy, and lots of online resources. (Posted on 9/08/2016)

  7. Review by Ciaran verified purchaser

    A neat shield for Arduino! Does the job, and there are LOADS of example sketches on the net for similar shields. Just modify the pin outs as necessary. (Posted on 25/05/2016)

  8. Review by Anthony verified purchaser

    Easy to use display with a few extra buttons for inputs.
    (Posted on 6/04/2016)

  9. Review by Neil - Awesome verified purchaser

    These little guys are brilliant to work with. The quality is excellent and it is well worth the money. I do love the way they have given you very clear analogue inputs on top of the keypad. Real value for money. Just one thing to note that the resources on the net are a bit on the light side. Some of the English in the manuals can be a little funny the one DFRobot had a friendship reminder in. Very happy with this and will recommend it.
    (Posted on 12/02/2015)

  10. Review by Martin - Very happy

    I don't have much experience yet with Arduinos. Getting this display meant I needed to use a library for the first time. Once I had established that the pin assignments for this display are different to the ones in the Arduino library, all worked beautifully.

    In the library examples you need to edit the following line:
    LiquidCrystal lcd(12, 11, 5, 4, 3, 2);
    LiquidCrystal lcd(8, 9, 4, 5, 6, 7); (Posted on 17/08/2013)

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