Opal Kelly Shuttle LX1 FMC Carrier Features Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA

Opal Kelly introduced their Shuttle LX1 evaluation board platform. The Shuttle LX1 features the Xilinx Spartan-6 LX16 FPGA, USB 2.0, and FMC (Vita 57). The Shuttle LX1 improves evaluation board capability and simplifies the design approach for semiconductor manufacturers. With the Shuttle LX1, semiconductor manufacturers can develop hardware and software that showcase the full range of device capabilities. The Opal Kelly Shuttle LX1 will be available this month. It is priced at $199.95 each (quantity 100+).

Opal Kelly Shuttle LX1 - FMC Carrier for Semiconductor Evaluation

Opal Kelly Shuttle LX1 Features

  • Xilinx Spartan-6 LX16 FPGA (XC6SLX16-2FGG256C)
  • Xilinx Spartan-6 LX25 FPGA (XC6SLX25-2FGG256C) also available for quantity orders
  • Four FPGA-attached LEDs
  • Small form-factor:69mm x 50mm (smaller than a credit card)
  • High-speed USB 2.0 interface for configuration and communication
  • 128-MiByte DDR2 (Micron MT47H64M16HR)
  • 78 I/Os and including GCLK and an adjustable voltage bank are available on the FMC (LPC) connector
  • Self-powered from a single 5-volt supply
  • Single FMC low-pin-count connector with Vadj support
  • JTAG header
  • Full FrontPanel virtual control panel support
  • Transfer rates of up to 36 MBytes/second between the PC and FPGA
  • Complete Application Programmer’s Interface (API) in C, C++, C#, Ruby, Python, and Java
Opal Kelly Shuttle LX1 block diagram

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