ALTERA  DK-START-4CGX15N  Development Kit, Cyclone IV GX, FPGA, PCI Express Edge Connector, Flash/SRAM Memory Devices

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Product Overview

DK-START-4CGX15N is a Altera's Cyclone IV GX Transceiver Starter Kit provides a low-cost platform for developing transceiver I/O-based FPGA designs. This kit includes the complete hardware and software for user to: Develop FPGA design for cost-sensitive applications, Measure the FPGA's low power consumption, Test signal quality of the FPGA transceiver I/Os (up to 2.5Gbps), Develop and test PCI Express (PCIe) 1.0 endpoint x1 lane designs (Approximately 250MBps transfer rate).
  • Cyclone IV GX transceiver starter board
  • MAX II CPLD EPM2210 system controller enabling passive serial (PS) configuration from flash
  • FPGA clock sources: 50MHz, 125MHz & SMA clock input, On-Board oscillators: 6MHz, 24MHz & 25MHz
  • Memory devices:16MB of flash memory, 2MB of synchronous SRAM
  • Component & interfaces: PCIe edge connector, 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet PHY
  • On-Board power measurement circuitry
  • Embedded USB-blaster for using the Quartus II programmer
  • Quartus II software web edition
  • MegaCore IP library
  • ModelSim-Altera starter edition

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Cyclone IV GX
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Kit Contents:
Starter Board, Power Adapter and Cables, Complete Documentation
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Kit Features:
Develop FPGA Design, Test Signal Quality of FPGA Transceiver I/Os
System Controller Enabling Passive Serial, Flash/SRAM Memory Devices, PCI Express Edge Connector
No SVHC (17-Dec-2015)

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