DSP Development Kit, Cyclone II Edition

from Intel Corporation

The DSP Development Kit, Cyclone® II Edition delivers a complete development environment for digital signal processing (DSP). The DSP Development Kit, Cyclone II Edition provides a low-cost hardware platform for developing high-performance DSP designs based on Intel® Cyclone II FPGAs. The kit includes the Cyclone II DSP development board, DSP Builder development tool, Quartus® II development software, The MathWorks' MATLAB/Simulink evaluation software, evaluation intellectual property (IP) cores, and system reference designs and labs, as well as power supplies, cables, and documentation.

Ordering Information

Table 1. DSP Development Kit, Cyclone II Edition Ordering Code and Pricing Information

Ordering Code Price Ordering Information
DK-DSP-2C70N $995
In North America, call 1-888-800-0631.
For international sales, contact your local distributor.
DC-VIDEO-TVP5146 $195
In North America, call 1-888-800-0631.
For international sales, contact your local distributor.
Notes:

Buyer represents that it is a product developer, software developer or system integrator and acknowledges that this product is an evaluation kit that is not FCC authorized, is made available solely for evaluation and software development, and may not be resold.

Development Kit Contents

The DSP Development Kit, Cyclone II Edition features:

  • Cyclone II EP2C70 DSP development board
    • Cyclone II EP2C70F672C6 device
  • Analog I/O
    • Two 14-bit analog-to-digital (A/D) converter channels with 125-million samples per second (MSPS)
    • Two 14-bit, 165-MSPS, 70 dB digital-to-analog (D/A) converters
    • One 24-bit RGB VGA adapter with a DB-15 connector
    • One Audio CODEC with input, output, and amplified output
  • External I/O
    • Mictor connector for hardware and software debugging
    • 3.3-V/5-V tolerant Altera expansion/prototype headers
    • One Texas Instruments Evaluation Module (TI-EVM) expansion connector to connect to the Spectrum Digital 'DSP Starter Kit (DSK) for the TMS320C6416', Revision E
  • Memory subsystem
    • 256-Mbyte DDR2 SDRAM DIMM
    • 1-Mbyte synchronous SRAM (SSRAM)
    • Two EPCS64 devices
  • MATLAB/Simulink evaluation software
  • DSP Builder development tool
  • Quartus II Education Kit
  • Evaluation IP cores
  • System reference designs and labs
    • DSP Builder filtering design
    • DSP Builder/SOPC Builder image processing reference design
    • Fast Fourier transform (FFT) coprocessor reference design for Texas Instruments' TMS320C6416 DSK
    • Nios® II reference designs
    • DDR2 DIMM reference design
  • Cables and accessories
  • USB-BlasterTM download cable
  • Power supply
  • International power cords

Video input daughtercard features:

  • Two composite video input channels using the TI TVP5146 ADC
  • Support for NTSC/PAL
  • 10-bit BT.656 output
  • Compatibility with expansion connector, standard on most Intel development kits and included with the Video Development Kit, Cyclone II Edition

Figure 1. Cyclone II EP2C70 DSP Development Board

Figure 1. Cyclone II EP2C70 DSP Development Board

Available Documentation