FPGA core board, features the ALTERA Cyclone III chip EP3C16Q240C8N onboard
Overview CoreEP3C16 is an FPGA core board that features an EP3C16Q240C8N device onboard, supports further expansion. 1. onboard Serial Configuration Device EPCS16SI8N 2. integrated FPGA basic circuit, such as clock circuit 3. onboard nCONFIG button, RESET button, 4 x LEDs 4, all the I/O ports are accessible on the pin headers 5. onboard JTAG debugging/programming interface 6. 2.00mm header pitch design, suitable for being plugged-in your application system
What is On Board 1. EP3C16Q240C8N:the ALTERA Cyclone III FPGA device which features: - Operating Frequency: 50MHz - Operating Voltage: 1.15V～3.465V - Package: QFP240 - I/Os: 136 - LEs: 15408 - RAM: 504kb - PLLs: 4 - Debugging/Programming: supports JTAG 2. AMS1117-3.3, 3.3V voltage regulator 3. AMS1117-2.5, 2.5V voltage regulator 4 .AMS1117-1.2, 1.2V voltage regulator 5. EPCS16, onboard serial FLASH memory, for storing code 6. Power indicator 7. LEDs 8. Reset button 9. nCONFIG button: for re-configuring the FPGA chip, the equivalent of power reseting 10. 50M active crystal oscillator 11. JTAG interface: for debugging/programming 12. FPGA pins expander, VCC, GND and all the I/O ports are accessible on expansion connectors for further expansion
Note 1. CoreEP3C16 provides JTAG debugging interface, yet does NOT integrate any debugging 2. function, a debugger is required. 3. Mother board and programmer/debugger in the photos are NOT included in the price.
Development Resources 1. Related software (Quaters II, NIOS II etc.) 2. Demo code (Verilog, VHDL, NIOS II C) 3. Schematic (PDF) 4. FPGA development documentations