Avnet Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Video Kit

Avnet Electronics Marketing introduced the Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Video Kit. The kit is ideal for exploring, prototyping, and developing designs in the video surveillance, machine vision, video processing, and embedded LCD panel interface applications. The Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Video Kit consists of the NEC 6.5 inch LCD Panel Kit, the Avnet PS-Video EXP module, and the Spartan-3A DSP Starter Kit. Multiple video input and output formats, along with the flexibility of the Spartan-3A DSP FPGA, provide the necessary hardware and interfaces that designers need to explore video application designs. Several FPGA-based reference designs are provided and highlight interface capabilities and the DDR2-based video frame buffer controller.

Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Video Kit - Avnet Electronics MarketingThe Avnet Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Video Kit is built upon the popular Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A baseboard. Numerous reference designs are provided to highlight the panel interface capability, DDR2-based video frame buffer controller, and other supported video interfaces. Software options include the Xilinx Embedded Development Kit and System Generator for DSP.

Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Video Kit Features

  • Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Starter Board
    • XC3SD1800A-4FGG676C FPGA
    • 128 MB (32 M x 32) DDR2 SDRAM
    • 16 M x 8 parallel Flash
    • 10/100/1000 Ethernet PHY
    • Full EXP expansion slot
  • Avnet EXP Video Module
    • Multiple video input formats
    • Multiple video output formats
    • Image sensor input
    • Audio input/output
  • 6.5″ NEC TFT LCD Panel
    • 1024 x 768 XGA resolution
    • 600:1 contrast ratio
    • Low-power LED backlight
    • LVDS interface
  • Backlight driver
  • Power supplies

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