ZTEX USB FPGA Module 1.11

The ZTEX USB FPGA Module 1.11 is a Xilinx Spartan 6 FPGA board with USB 2.0 microcontroller and 64 MByte DDR SDRAM. The USB FPGA Module is available now for 109 EUR / 139.52 USD. An open source firmware development kit with platform independent host software API is available for the USB-FPGA-Module. The SDK egnineers to define all USB device descriptors with only a few macro commands. The kit gives developers a quick start into firmware programming.

ZTEX USB FPGA Module 1.11 with Xilinx Spartan 6 FPGA

ZTEX USB FPGA Module Features

  • High-Speed (480 MBit/s) USB interface via Mini-USB connector
  • Cypress CY7C68013A EZ-USB-Microcontroller
  • Xilinx Spartan 6 XC6SLX16 FPGA
  • 90 General Purpose I/O’s (GPIO):
    • 40 FPGA GPIO’s with variable I/O voltage
    • 42 FPGA GPIO’s with 3.3V I/O voltage
    • 8 EZ-USB FX2 GPIO’s
  • 15 special I/O’s (JTAG, interrupts, timers, I2C, …)
  • 64 MByte DDR SDRAM
    • Up to 800 MByte/s data rate
    • Easy to use hard memory controller included Spartan 6 FPGA with 6 ports
  • MicroSD socket for standard and high capacity (SDHC) microSD cards
  • 128 Kbit EEPROM memory (can be used to for firmware loading)
  • Open Source SDK
    • FPGA configuration / programming via USB (No JTAG adapters or other additional utilities required)
    • Access to EEPROM and Flash memory
    • FPGA configuration / programming from Flash memory
    • Many examples

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