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Microsemi Introduces IGLOO2 FPGA Evaluation Kit

Microsemi IGLOO2 FPGA Evaluation Kit

Microsemi introduced the IGLOO2 FPGA Evaluation Kit. The low-cost kit is a PCI Express (PCIe) compliant form factor evaluation platform. The IGLOO2 FPGA Evaluation Kit is available now for an introductory price of $99 (for the first 1,000 orders). The kit includes Microsemi’s Libero SoC Gold Software License for designing with Microsemi FPGAs and SoC FPGAs.

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MicroZed Evaluation Kit Features Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC

MicroZed Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Evaluation Kit

Avnet Electronics Marketing announced the MicroZed evaluation kit. MicroZed is based on the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC. The standard MicroZed evaluation kit includes a MicroZed board, a micro USB cable, a 4 GB µSD card, a Xilinx Vivado Design Suite: WebPACK Edition license with Logic Analyzer, and a getting started card. MicroZed is available now for $199.

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Xilinx Debuts Artix-7 FPGA AC701 Evaluation Kit

Xilinx Artix-7 FPGA AC701 Evaluation Kit

Xilinx recently released the Artix-7 FPGA AC701 Evaluation Kit. It features an All Programmable Artix-7 200T device. The Artix-7 FPGA AC701 Evaluation Kit is ideal for developing high-performance systems that target applications requiring both low cost and low power. It includes tools, IP and reference designs to help designers. The new evaluation kit is priced at $1,295.

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Xilinx Debuts Three Targeted Design Platforms for 28nm 7 Series FPGAs

Xilinx introduced three targeted design platforms: Virtex-7 FPGA VC707 Evaluation Kit, the Kintex-7 FPGA KC705 Evaluation Kit, and the Kintex-7 FPGA DSP Kit. The comprehensive development kits are designed for accelerating systems development and integration with Xilinx’s 28nm 7 series Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs). The new targeted design platforms include boards, ISE Design Suite tools, IP cores, reference designs and FPGA Mezzanine Card (FMC) support. The three new kits are the first among nearly 40 to be delivered by Xilinx and ecosystem members.

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Xilinx Spartan-6 LX16 Evaluation Kit

At the heart of the Xilinx Spartan-6 LX16 FPGA Evaluation Board is a Cypress PSoC 3 programmable system-on-chip. The PSoC 3 device integrates precision analog sensing, system management and user interface functions. The PSoC 3 device performs power management, CapSense touch-sensing, USB/UART/SPI connectivity and configuration of the Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) directly on the board. Flexible PSoC 3 I/Os also enable the board to interface to the analog world through an expansion connector that accepts an included Avnet LCD board, user prototype boards and various Cypress expansion boards.

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