FPGA Compatible Reference Designs

Analog Devices’ makes it easier for customers to connect Analog Devices’ high-speed and precision data converters, sensors, RF ICs and other components to FPGAs and microprocessors. Through collaboration with industry-leading suppliers, we aim to simplify FPGA system design with the ongoing development of complete reference design solutions and tools, such as HDL code, device drivers and reference project examples for rapid prototyping and reduced development time.

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BeMicro MAX 10 Board

BeMicro MAX 10 Board

BeMicro MAX 10 adopts non-volatile MAX 10 FPGA built on 55-nm flash process. The kit retains the 80-pin edge connector interface used on previous BeMicro kits. Users can migrate their designs from BeMicro SDK or BeMicro CV easily and take advantages of the new features offered in the MAX 10 device, such as an ADC block, temperature sense diode and flash memory.

BeMicro MAX 10 includes a variety of peripherals such as 8MB SDRAM, accelerometer (ADXL362), digital-to-analog converter (DAC) (AD5681R), temperature sensor (ADT7420), thermal resistor, photo resistor, LEDs, pushbuttons and several different options for expansion connectivity.


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BeMicro SDK/SDP Interposer

BeMicro SDK/SDP Interposer

The System Demonstration Platform (SDP) Interposer connects various Analog Devices evaluation boards to Altera FPGAs found on the BeMicro SDK forming a hardware and software evaluation system. It's designed for use with ADI product evaluation boards and Circuits from the Lab™ reference circuit evaluation boards that have the SDP connector.


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Converter Evaluation & Development (CED) Board

ADC Evaluation Board

The CED1Z board is part of Analog Devices Inc. converter evaluation solution. It is intended for use in evaluation, demonstration and development of systems using a variety of Analog Devices precision converters. It provides the necessary communications between the converter and the PC, programming or controlling the device, transmitting or receiving data over a USB link. It includes a user reprogrammable Altera Cyclone FPGA.


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Xilinx FPGA Solutions

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FMC Boards | FMC Interposers | PMOD™ I/O Boards | Power Solutions | Audio/Video Solutions


FMC Boards

EVAL-AD7960FMCZ, AD7960, 18-Bit,5MSPS ADC, FMC Evaluation Board

AD7960
The AD7960 is an 18-bit, 5 MSPS charge redistribution successive approximation (SAR) ADC. The SAR architecture provides excellent performance both in noise and in linearity. The AD7960 contains an internal conversion clock and an internal reference buffer. The EVAL-AD7960FMCZ board includes the circuits required to interface with an FMC-based platform.

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EVAL-AD7961FMCZ, AD7960, 16-Bit, 5MSPS ADC, FMC Evaluation Board

AD7961
The AD7961 is a 16-bit, 5 MSPS charge redistribution successive approximation (SAR) ADC. The SAR architecture provides excellent performance both in noise and in linearity. The AD7961 contains an internal conversion clock and an internal reference buffer. The EVAL-AD7961FMCZ board includes the circuits required to interface with an FPGA-based platform.

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AD9434-FMC-500EBZ, 12-bit, 500 MSPS ADC, FMC Evaluation Board

AD9434
The AD9434 is a 12-bit monolithic sampling analog-to-digital converter (ADC) optimized for high performance, low power, and ease of use. The part operates at up to a 500 MSPS conversion rate and is optimized for outstanding dynamic performance in wideband carrier and broadband systems. All necessary functions, including a sample-and-hold and voltage reference, are included on the chip to provide a complete signal conversion solution. The AD9434-FMC-500EBZ board includes the circuits required to interface with an FPGA-based platform.

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AD9467-FMC-250EBZ, 16-Bit, 250 MSPS ADC, FMC Evaluation Board

AD9467
The AD9467-FMC-250EBZ board is based on the AD9467, a 16-Bit, 250 MSPS analog-to-digital converter that provides a new level of signal processing performance for test and measurement instrumentation, defense electronics, and communications applications where high resolution over a wide bandwidth is needed. The AD9467-FMC-250EBZ board includes the circuits required to interface with an FPGA-based platform.

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AD9265-FMC-125EBZ, 16-Bit, 125 MSPS ADC, FMC Evaluation Board

AD9265
The AD9265-FMC-125EBZ board is based on the AD9265, a 16-Bit, 125 MSPS analog-to-digital converter that provides a new level of signal processing performance for test and measurement instrumentation, defense electronics, and communications applications where high resolution over a wide bandwidth is needed. The AD9265-FMC-125EBZ board includes the circuits required to interface with an FPGA-based platform.

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AD9739A-FMC-EBZ, 14-Bit, 2.5 GSPS DAC, FMC Evaluation Board

AD9739A
The AD9739A-FMC-EBZ board is based on the AD9739A, a 14-Bit, 2.5 GSPS digital-to-analog converter capable of synthesizing wideband signals from dc up to 3 GHz. The AD739A-FMC-EBZ board includes the circuits required to interface with an FPGA-based platform.

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AD-FMCOMMS1-EBZ RF Transceiver FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCOMMS1-EBZ
The AD-FMCOMMS1-EBZ is an analog front end hardware platform that addresses a broad range of research, academic, industrial and defense applications. The AD-FMCOMMS1-EBZ enables RF applications from 400 MHz to 4 GHz. The module is customizable to a wide range of frequencies by software without any hardware changes, providing options for GPS or IEEE 1588 Synchronization, and MIMO configurations.

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AD-FMCOMMS2-EBZ RF Transceiver FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCOMMS2-EBZ
The AD-FMCOMMS2-EBZ is a high-speed analog module designed to showcase the AD9361, a high performance, highly integrated RF agile transceiver intended for use in RF applications, such as 3G and 4G base station applications and software defined radios. The AD-FMCOMMS2-EBZ provides RF engineers the ability to connect the AD9361 to a RF testbench (Vector Signal Analyzer, Signal generator, etc) and measure performance. The external components (which can easily be swapped) on the AD-FMCOMMS2-EBZ have a narrower RF tuning range 2400 – 2500 MHz. It is expected that most engineers will change these external components (pin for pin replacements from various vendors are available) for their specific application/ frequency of interest. Anyone interested in a wider tuning range board should look at the AD-FMCOMMS3-EBZ.

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AD-FMCOMMS3-EBZ RF Transceiver FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCOMMS3-EBZ
The AD-FMCOMMS3-EBZ is a high-speed analog module designed to showcase the AD9361, a high performance, highly integrated RF agile transceiver intended for use in RF applications, such as 3G and 4G base station applications and software defined radios. The purpose of the AD-FMCOMMS3-EBZ is to provide an RF platform to software developers, system architects, etc, who want a single platform that operates over a much wider tuning range (70 MHz – 6 GHz) than the AD-FMCOMMS2-EBZ.

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AD-FMCOMMS4-EBZ RF Transceiver FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCOMMS4-EBZ
The AD-FMCOMMS4-EBZ is a high-speed analog module designed to showcase the AD9364, a high performance, highly integrated RF agile transceiver intended for use in RF applications, such as 3G and 4G base station applications and software defined radios. The purpose of the AD-FMCOMMS4-EBZ is to provide an RF platform to software developers, system architects, etc, who want a single platform that operates over a much wider tuning range (70 MHz – 6 GHz) than the AD-FMCOMMS2-EBZ. View Reference
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AD-FMCOMMS5-EBZ RF Transceiver FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCOMMS5-EBZ
The AD-FMCOMMS5-EBZ is a high-speed analog module designed to showcase the AD9361, a high performance, highly integrated RF agile transceiver intended for use in RF applications, such as 3G and 4G base station applications and software defined radios. The board includes two AD9361s in a 4 x 4 RF configuration, which demonstrates how to synchronize multiple devices together. View Reference
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AD-FMCOMMS6-EBZ RF Receiver FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCOMMS6-EBZ
The AD-FMCOMMS6-EBZ evaluation board is a 400 MHz to 4.4 GHz receiver based on the AD9652 dual 16-bit ADC, the ADL5566 High Dynamic Range RF/IF Dual Differential Amplifier and the ADL5380 quadrature demodulator. The AD-FMCOMMS6-EBZ is a discrete hardware receiver platform that addresses L and S band radar applications and enables RF applications from 400 MHz to 4 GHz. The module is configurable to a wide range of frequencies small filter hardware changes, providing options for RF up to 4 GHz and IF up to 155 MHz. View Reference
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AD-FMCADC2-EBZ, AD9625 FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCADC2-EBZ
The AD-FMCADC2-EBZ is a data acquisition and signal processing platform that contains a complete signal chain for digitizing wideband RF signals for a variety of high-performance applications. The board has operating software and drivers for seamless connectivity within the Xilinx FPGA development platform ecosystem. This board is comprised of the AD9625-2.5 12-bit, 2.5 GSPS JESD204B ADC, input balun, clock oscillator, and critical power management components. View Reference
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AD-FMCDAQ2-EBZ High Speed Data Acquisition FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCDAQ2-EBZ
The AD-FMCDAQ2-EBZ module is comprised of the AD9680 dual, 14-bit, 1.0 GSPS, JESD204B ADC, the AD9144 quad, 16-bit, 2.8 GSPS, JESD204B DAC, the AD9523-1 14-output, 1 GHz clock generator, and power management components. It is clocked by an internally generated carrier platform via the FMC connector, comprising a completely self-contained data acquisition and signal synthesis prototyping platform. The module’s combination of wideband data conversion, clocking, and power closely approximates real-world hardware and software for system prototyping and design, with no compromise in signal chain performance. View Reference
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AD-FMCJESDADC1-EBZ High Speed JESD ADC FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCJESDADC1-EBZ
The AD-FMCJESDADC1-EBZ is an easy-to-use FMC-based rapid development board comprising four 14-bit, 250 MSPS, A/D conversion channels and featuring a JESD204B high-speed serial output interface. The board contains two AD9250 dual-channel ADC ICs with on-board clocking and power supplies to facilitate seamless connectivity with the Xilinx ML605, KC705 or VC707 development platform. View Reference
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AD-FMCMOTCON2-EBZ High Speed Motor Control FMC Evaluation Board

AD-FMCMOTCON2-EBZ
The AD-FMCMOTCON2-EBZ is a complete high performance servo system on an FPGA Mezzanine Card (FMC) board, the purpose of which is to provide a complete motor drive system demonstrating efficient and high dynamic control of three phase PMSM and induction motors up to 48 V and 20 A. The kit consists of two boards: a controller board and a drive board. An optional AD-DYNO2-EBZ dynamometer can also be purchased through Avnet and is intended to be an extension of the drive system.

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FMC Interposers

High Speed ADCs

High Speed ADCs The AD-ADC-FMC-ADP adapter board allows any of Analog Devices' High-Speed ADC Evaluation Boards to be used on certain Xilinx® evaluation boards with a FMC connector. The adapter board uses the High Pin Count (HPC) version of the FMC connector, so it can be used on either LPC or HPC hosts (such as the KC705 or VC707).

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High Speed DACs

High Speed DACs The AD-DAC-FMC-ADP adapter board allows any of Analog Devices' DPG2-compatiable High-Speed DAC Evaluation Boards to be used on a Xilinx® evaluation board with a FMC connector. The adapter board uses the Low Pin Count (LPC) version of the FMC connector, so it can be used on either LPC or HPC hosts (such as the ML605 or SP605).

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Precision ADCs and DACs

Precision ADCs and DACs The SDP-I-FMC enables easy connection of a wide variety of FPGA evaluation boards to the range of daughter boards from Analog Devices' System Demonstration Platform (SDP) family. The SDP-I-FMC has a Low Pin Count (LPC) FMC connector and a 120 pin connector to connect to SDP daughter boards. The SDP-I-FMC can only be used with 3.3VIO FPGA evaluation boards.

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PMOD™ I/O Boards

PMOD

Digilent Pmod™ peripheral modules are small I/O interface boards that offer an ideal way to extend FPGA capabilities. These reference designs demonstrate how easy it is to add the small Pmod expansion modules to the FPGA board, and also provide excellent code examples for quick prototyping and testing of analog interfaces.

Featured ADI Technologies:
  • Precision ADCs 
  • Precisions DACs 
  • MEMS accelerometers

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Power Solutions

Power Solutions

Proven design for powering Xilinx 7 series FPGA devices. Meets tolerance and sequencing guidelines set by Xilinx. Uses ADP1850 dual output synchronous buck controller.



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Audio/Video Solutions

FPGA Projects

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Included on your Xilinx 7 Series FPGA board are high performance analog components from Analog Devices:
  • ADV7511: High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI®) transmitter, which is compatible with HDMI 1.4a.
  • ADV7611: Low Power 165 MHz HDMI Receiver
  • ADAU1761: SigmaDSP® Stereo, Low Power, 96 kHz, 24-Bit Audio Codec with Integrated PLL

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HDMI Input/Output FMC Module

HDMI I/O FMC Module
This module provides high-definition video interfaces for Xilinx® FMC-enabled baseboards, using the Analog Devices' ADV7511 HDMI transmitter and the ADV7611 HDMI receiver.

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