Achieve > 90% PCIe Gen2x4
link efficiency in a low-cost FPGA
Figure 1. Cyclone V GT FPGA Development Board
Cyclone V GT FPGA Development Board
The Intel® Cyclone® V GT FPGA Development Kit can be used to prototype Cyclone V GT FPGA or Cyclone V GX FPGA applications. It offers a quick and simple way to develop low-cost and low-power FPGA system-level designs and achieve rapid results. This kit supports a myriad of functionalities such as:
FPGA power measurement
Transceiver I/O performance up to 5.0 Gbps
PCI Express® (PCIe®) Gen2 x4 (at 5.0 Gbps per lane)
Endpoint or rootport support
Table 1. Intel´s Cyclone V GT FPGA Development Kit Ordering Information
The Cyclone V GT FPGA Development Kit features a 5CGT–D9-C7N production silicon device.
Buyer represents that it is a product developer, software developer or system integrator and acknowledges that this product is an evaluation kit that is not FCC authorized, is made available solely for evaluation and software development, and may not be resold.
Development Kit Contents
The Cyclone V GT FPGA Development Kit features the following:
Cyclone V GT FPGA development board (see Figure 1)
Cyclone V GT FPGA—5CGTFD9E5F35C7N
MAX® V CPLD—5M2210ZF256 (System Controller)
MAXII CPLD—EPM570GT100C3N (On-Board USB BlasterTM II)
MAXII CPLD—EPM570ZM100 (ASSP CPLD footprint)
Embedded USB-Blaster II (JTAG)
Fast Passive Parallel (PFL)
Intel EPCQ—EPCQ256SI16N (Quad Serial Configuration Device)
384 MB x40 hard memory controller (HMC) DDR3 SDRAM with error correction code (ECC)
Full installation of all files including reference manual, user guide, quick start guide, BOM, layout, PCB, schematics, BUP example file, BTS example file, and others.
Your kit includes a license for the Development Kit Edition (DKE) of the Quartus Prime design software (Windows platform only). For one year, this license entitles you to most of the features of the Subscription Edition (excluding the IP Base Suite).