LED - RGB Clear Common Cathode

Item number 59537 Brand Sparkfun Model COM-00105 Share Write a review
LED - RGB Clear Common Cathode


Experience the magic of color with the Sparkfun RGB LED. This 5mm LED unit encompasses the three primary colors - Red, Green, Blue (RGB) - in a single bulb. With four pins, including the longest one being the cathode, this LED allows for the creation of a spectrum of colors by mixing the primary ones. Utilize this versatile LED to signify three different status indicators or use pulse width modulation on all three for a variety of color combinations.

Keep in mind that the pins on this LED are correctly labeled as of 1/2010. Pin 3 is Green, and Pin 4 is Blue. If you have purchased this product before this date, you'll find Blue on Pin 3 and Green on Pin 4.

Key features of this product include a forward voltage (RGB) of (2.0, 3.2, 3.2)V and a luminosity (RGB) of (800, 4000, 900)mcd. These properties make this LED an excellent choice for a wide range of applications, from DIY projects to professional electronic designs.

The Sparkfun RGB LED is not only versatile in its function but also easy to use. Whether you are an electronics enthusiast learning the basics or a professional working on advanced projects, this LED offers a simple and effective way to incorporate color into your designs. Its unique properties and benefits make it an invaluable tool in any electronics arsenal.

For further information, you can refer to the datasheet. Additionally, a wiring example and an LED tutorial are available to guide you through your projects.


Brand information
Brand Sparkfun
More infoLight-Emitting Diodes (LEDs) - SparkFun Learn
Size info
Length6 mm
Width36 mm
Height6 mm
Weight0,9 g
€ 2,55€ 2,10 Excl. VAT (NL)
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