1.8 inch Standard Hot-bar TFT without Touchscreen

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1.8" Diagonal | 128x160 Pixels
Display Type:
  • 1.8 inch Standard TFT display front ON
  • 1.8 inch Standard TFT display front OFF
  • 1.8 inch Standard TFT display back
  • Drawing Specification for NHD-1.8-128160EF-CTXI#

NHD-1.8-128160EF-CTXI# | 1.8" Standard TN LCD | 128x160 Pixels | Hot-bar Soldering Connection | No Touchscreen

This standard 1.8” TFT display has a resolution of 128x160 pixels, a 6:00 optimal view, and standard brightness LED backlight with 350 nits. While this transmissive LCD does not feature a touchscreen, its compact size, low 3.0 voltage power supply, and impressive display quality make it an excellent choice for projects that require visual output without touch functionality.

1.8" TFT LCD with Parallel Interface and Compatible with Arduino

This 1.8 inch LCD has 8-bit parallel interface which will enable fast and efficient communication between your Arduino and the display, ensuring smooth data transfer and real-time updates. This interface provides flexibility and compatibility with various Arduino models. Powered by the ILI9163V controller, this TFT LCD display delivers exceptional performance and reliability. The controller optimizes the display's functionality, ensuring smooth operation and accurate rendering of images and graphics. Installation is a breeze with the reliable and secure 24-pin hot-bar solder FPC connection, allowing you to focus on your projects without worrying about loose connections. Popular industries include IoT, industrial automation, consumer electronics, test and measurement instruments, handheld devices, and they are great for DIY or prototyping projects thanks to its Arduino compatibility. Our displays are all RoHS compliant and adhere to strict environmental and safety standards.

Product Overview

1.8" TFT Product Specifications

Size: 1.8" diagonal
Display Format: 128x160 pixels
Display Type: Standard
Display Mode: Transmissive
Optimal View: 6:00
Touchscreen: None
Outline L x W x H: 34.7mm x 46.75mm x 2.25mm
Viewing Area L x W: 29.03mm x 36.04mm
Active Area L x W: 28.03mm x 35.04mm
Supply Voltage: 3.0V
Luminance: 350 nits
Interface: Parallel
Compatibility: Arduino and similar development boards
Controller Type: ILI9163V
Connection Type: 24 pin hot-bar solder FPC
Operating Temperature: -20°C ~ 70°C
Storage Temperature: -30°C ~ 80°C
Built-in Mounting: None

1.8" TFT Custom Solutions

LCD Cable Customization

Adjust the length, position, and pinout of your cables or add additional connectors. Get a cable solution that’s precisely designed to make your connections streamlined and secure.

1.8" Touchscreen Add-on

Enhance your user experience with capacitive or resistive touch screen technology. We’ll adjust the glass thickness or shape of the touch panel so it’s a perfect fit for your design. 

LCD Interface Customization

Choose from a wide selection of interface options or talk to our experts to select the best one for your project. We can incorporate HDMI, USB, SPI, VGA and more into your display to achieve your design goals. 

1.8" LCD Cover Glass

Equip your display with a custom cut cover glass to improve durability. Choose from a variety of cover glass thicknesses and get optical bonding to protect against moisture and debris. 

Quality Standards

At Newhaven Display we strive every day to provide our customers with the highest quality products. This means Quality, Engineering, and Manufacturing teams are aligned to exceed your expectations.

Our customers should expect their products to meet or exceed the following standards:

All Products

Reliability Testing Customers can expect all production parts to meet or exceed operational requirements over temperature, humidity, and vibration.
Glass Cleanliness Customers can expect glass to be protected by liners and presented mindful of cleanliness standards. This means glass will be clean of contaminants, fingerprints, and other foreign material.
Bezel Appearance Bezels will be uniformly painted free of foreign materials and distracting cosmetic blemishes. Our standards maintain a clean scratch-free surface.
PCB Appearance PCB’s are delivered with long-term reliability in mind. Finishes are free of bubbles, foreign contaminants, and meet all UL fire requirements. PCB materials will always be delivered within industry norms. PCB edges will be cleanly cut and void of burrs.
Soldering Soldering of all leaded and SMT components is consistent in providing the mechanical security and electrical connectivity.
Consistency Our manufacturing and inspection processes ensure product consistency from lot to lot. This means orders processed over the years will continually meet your expectations. We do this by exacting manufacturing specifications, with attention to detail in our processes, and by comparing to the golden units.
Product Integrity Quality in product manufacturing ensures integrity in construction. Customers can expect tight assembly without worry of loose parts or missing material. Our products will meet all environmental expectations including temp, humidity, & vibration conditions.
Glass Color While normal variations of glass color may occur (due to manufacturing tolerances), Newhaven Display maintains color compliance per internal approved color charts. These charts are maintained to ensure any minor glass deviations are identified and corrected as needed.
ESD Protection & Safety All devices are designed and handled in consideration of ESD protection. This includes ESD-SAFE packaging within anti-static bags, wraps, and trays. Customers are reminded to always follow ESD safety to best protect the devices.

Our Distributors

Newhaven Display partners with distributors worldwide to bring you the best products and design services, no matter where you are working from.



  • 5

    Rafa on May 8th 2023

    good quality for such a small display. Documentation and support is great.

  • 5
    Best quality display

    Contreras R on Feb 15th 2023

    We have been using this display in one of our company products for a couple years now and the performance is great so far. Support is also great.

  • 5
    Quality image

    Geral R on Oct 3rd 2022

    Image quality is great.