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Quartus II Software Arria 10 Edition v13.1 Now Available!

 


Get a Head Start on 20 nm FPGA Designs with Arria 10 FPGAs and SoCs

Altera’s Quartus® II software Arria® 10 Edition v13.1 is the industry's first development tool support for
20 nm FPGAs and SoCs.

The Quartus II software Arria 10 Edition v13.1 enables you to start your 20 nm FPGA and SoC designs now using the industry’s most stable FPGA software and tools. Begin your register transfer level (RTL) design, power analysis, chip floor planning, and resource estimation with the Quartus II software Arria 10 Edition v13.1. Accelerate your designs by using Altera’s vast offering of MegaCore® intellectual property (IP) cores.

The Quartus II software Arria 10 Edition v13.1 also provides new capabilities, enhancements, and performance improvements to our suite of higher level design tools, such as Qsys, Altera SDK for OpenCLTM*, and DSP Builder to efficiently capture your design intent, providing IP-based, C-based, or model-based entry.

Get ahead and begin your 20 nm FPGA and SoC designs today!

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What's New

Delivering the Industry's First Development Tool for 20 nm FPGAs and SoCs

The Quartus II software Arria 10 Edition v13.1 enables immediate design starts for customers seeking dramatic improvements in performance, power, and cost efficiency using the Arria 10 FPGAs and SoCs. The Arria 10 product family reinvents the midrange by delivering a 15 percent performance gain over current high-end FPGAs and up to 40 percent lower power than previous midrange devices.

Device Support

Device

Description

Arria 10 FPGAs and SoCs

  • Advance timing models

Intellectual Property Simulation and Compilation

The Quartus II software Arria 10 Edition v13.1 provides simulation and compilation for several IP cores, including:

Intellectual Property

Arria 10 Edition v13.1 Supported Protocols

PCI Express® (PCIe®)

  • Gen3 up to x8 endpoint
  • PCIe PHY IP supporting Gen1/Gen2/Gen3 in x1, x2, x4, x8 modes

External Memory Interface

  • DDR4 SDRAM up to 2,666 megabits per second (Mbps)
  • DDR3 SDRAM up to 2,133 Mbps
  • PHYLite

Ethernet

  • 10GBASE-R PHY with 1588
  • 10G-KR with decision feedback equalization (DFE) and forward error correction (FEC)
  • Triple-Speed Ethernet with 1588
  • Low Latency 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) with 1588
  • Low Latency 40GbE with 1588
  • Low Latency 100GbE with 1588

Interlaken

  • 50G-150G MegaCore function

Other Features

The Quartus II software Arria 10 Edition v13.1 also supports newly available features, such as Rapid Recompile, that allows dramatic reductions in compile times compared to a full compilation, when making small, non-timing critical changes.

Altera continues to focus and commit in delivering the industry’s fastest compile times. The Quartus II software Arria 10 Edition v13.1 incorporates all the significant improvements on algorithm optimization and parallelization on the algorithm as offered in the Quartus II software v13.1 and scale even better with the number of cores on your multiprocessor machine.

Getting Started

The Quartus II Arria 10 Edition v13.1 software is only available for download in the Subscription Edition, where a license file is required.

The Quartus II Subscription Edition software includes a free 30-day trial, and will require a license after the 30-day period. The annual software subscription is $2,995 for a node-locked PC license and is available for purchase at Altera's eStore.

The Quartus II Subscription Edition software includes:

  • The Quartus II software
  • The ModelSim®-Altera Starter edition
  • A full license to the IP Base Suite, which includes 15 of Altera’s most popular IP, including digital signal processing (DSP) and memory cores

Follow these three steps to get started:

  1. Download the Quartus II software with the new and improved Quartus II software installer
  2. Install the Quartus II software.
  3. Start evaluation.

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