Programming Adapters

The adapters that should be used with the Altera Programming Unit (APU) or the PL-ASAP2/PL-MPU programmer to program Altera® devices are listed in Table 1.

Table 1. Altera Programming Adapters

Device Package Adapter
EPC1064 (2)
EPC1064V (2)
EPC1441 (3)
PDIP (7) (8-pin)
J-lead (20-pin)
TQFP (8) (32-pin)
PLMJ1213
PLMT1064
EPC1 (3)
EPC1213 (2)
PPDIP (8-pin)
J-lead (20-pin)
PLMJ1213
EPC2 (4) J-lead (20-pin)
TQFP (32-pin)
PLMJ1213
PLMT1064
EPC4 (4)
EPC8 (4)
EPC16 (4)
Ultra FineLine BGA™ (9) (88-pin)
PQFP (100-pin)
PLMUEPC-88
PLMQEPC-100
EPCS1 (5)
EPCS4 (5)
SOIC (10) (8-pin) PLMSEPC-8
EPM7032AE   J-lead (44-pin)
TQFP (44-pin)
PLMJ7000-44
PLMT7000-44
EPM7064AE
J-lead (44-pin)
TQFP (44-pin)
TQFP (100-pin)
FineLine BGA (100-pin)
PLMJ7000-44
PLMT7000-44
PLMT7000-100NC (6)
PLMF7000-100
EPM7128A
EPM7128AE
J-lead (84-pin)
PQFP (100-pin)
TQFP (100-pin)
TQFP (144-pin)
PQFP (160-pin)
FineLine BGA (100-pin)
FineLine BGA (256-pin)
PLMJ7000-84
PLMQ7000-100NC (6)
PLMT7000-100NC (6)
PLMT7000-144NC (6)
PLMQ77128/7160-160NC (6)
PLMF7000-100
PLMF7000-256
EPM7256A
EPM7256AE
TQFP (100-pin)
TQFP (144-pin)
PQFP (208-pin)
RQFP (208-pin)
FineLine BGA (100-pin)
FineLine BGA (256-pin)
PLMT7000-100NC (6)
PLMT7000-144NC (6)
PLMR7256-208NC (6)
PLMT7256-208NC (6)
PLMF7000-100
PLMF7000-256
EPM7512AE
TQFP (144-pin)
PQFP (208-pin)
BGA (256-pin)
FineLine BGA (256-pin)
PLMT7000-144NC (6)
PLMR7256-208NC (6)
PLMB7000-256
PLMF7000-256
EPM3032A J-lead (44-pin)
TQFP (44-pin)
PLMJ3000-44
PLMT3000-44
EPM3064A J-lead (44-pin)
TQFP (44-pin)
TQFP (100-pin)
PLMJ3000-44
PLMT3000-44
PLMT3000-100NC (6)
EPM3128A TQFP (100-pin)
TQFP (144-pin)
PLMT3000-100NC (6)
PLMT3000-144NC (6)
EPM3256A TQFP (144-pin)
PQFP (208-pin)
PLMT3000-144NC (6)
PLMQ3256-208NC (6)

Notes to Table 1:

  1. Refer to the Altera Programming Hardware Data Sheet for device adapter information on Classic™ devices.
  2. FLEX® 8000 configuration device.
  3. FLEX 10K®, FLEX 8000, or FLEX 6000 configuration devices.
  4. Stratix™, Mercury™, APEX™ II, APEX 20K, FLEX 10K, ACEX® 1K configuration devices or the Excalibur™ embedded processor.
  5. Cyclone configuration device
  6. These devices are not shipped in carriers.
  7. PDIP = plastic dual in-line package
  8. TQFP = thin quad flat pack
  9. BGA = ball-grid array
  10. SOIC = small-outline integrated circuit