Altera and its partners develop and deliver reference designs that show efficient solutions for common system design problems.

Refer to the Design Examples section for additional examples of code to help you address your design needs.

Available reference designs can be found in the table below. Click the link in the Product Name column to navigate to the product page for more details. Use the navigation on the left to list IP by function, or use the search box on the main Intellectual Property page to search product descriptions and keywords for IP and reference designs. For older reference designs, please refer to the Archived Reference Designs page.

Product Name 

Supported Devices Qsys Compliant   Provider  

10 Gbps Ethernet Hardware Demonstration Reference Design

Stratix IV GX
 
  Altera

3GPP UMTS Turbo Decoder Reference Design

Stratix IV GX , Stratix III E , Stratix II GX , Stratix II , Arria II GX , Arria GX
 
- Altera

4K Upscaling Video Conversion Reference Design

Stratix IV GX , Arria II GX
 
- Altera

Automotive Digital Radar Reference Design

Cyclone V
 
- Altera

Compact HDMI J2K over Ethernet (Cyclone V)

Cyclone V GX
 
- intoPIX

Cyclone V SOC Power Optimized Reference Design

Cyclone V SOC
 
- Altera

Drive-on-a-Chip Motor Control Reference Design

Cyclone IV GX , Cyclone V GX , Cyclone V GT , Cyclone V E
 
  Altera

Format Conversion Reference Design

Stratix IV GX , Stratix II GX
 
- Altera

Format Conversion Reference Design V2

Stratix IV GX , Arria II GX
 
- Altera

High Definition Video (UDX) Reference Design

Stratix IV GX
 
  Altera

JPEG2000 wrapped in MPEG-2 TS over SMPTE2022

Stratix V GX , Stratix V GT
 
- intoPIX

Multi-output scaler

Stratix IV GX , Arria II GX
 
  Altera

PCI Express Reference Designs and Application Notes

Arria 10 GX , Arria 10 GT , Arria 10 SX , Stratix V GT , Stratix V GX , Stratix V GS , Arria V GZ , Arria V GT , Arria V GX , Arria V SX , Arria V ST , Cyclone V GT , Cyclone V GX , Cyclone V ST , Cyclone V SX , EP4S, Stratix IV GX , Arria II GZ , Arria II GX , Cyclone IV GX
 
  Altera

PCI to Local Bridge Reference Design

MAX II
 
- Dexcel Electronics Designs

SDI PCIe Bridging Reference Design

Stratix IV GX
 
- Omnitek

Serial RapidIO to PCI Bridge Reference Design

Arria II GX , Stratix IV GX
 
- Jennic Ltd

Serial RapidIO to TI 6488 DSP Reference Design

Stratix IV GX , Arria II GX
 
- Altera

Single-Port Triple-Speed Ethernet and On-Board PHY Chip Reference Design

Stratix IV GX , Arria II GX
 
  Altera

Triple Rate SDI Reference Design

Arria II GX
 
- Altera

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