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Board Category: Daughter Card, Development Kit

Components & Interface: Industry Standard: Ethernet, RS232, USB Device

End Market: Automotive, Industrial, Medical, Military, Test & Measurement, Wireless, Wireline

Technology: General Purpose

Board Feature: General User IO: LED, Push Button

Cyclone Series: Cyclone V SoC: Cyclone V SX


The EP5CSXxS is a compact, cost-effective, and powerful platform for developing high performance network and control applications including imaging, industrial machine control, networking and medical device control. At the heart of this Embedded Planet SOM is the Altera Cyclone V device. The Cyclone V device is a highly integrated FPGA / SoC combination that includes two ARM A9 cores at speeds of up to 800MHz, dual floating point units, NAND flash controller, DDR3 RAM controller, USB 2.0 OTG controller, and Gigabit Ethernet. This Altera device allows users to create a single chip solution for both CPU / RTOS and FPGA. The high level of integration increases performance, while lowering system power consumption and cost.

Order Information

Ordering Code
EP5CSXxS$495Buy Now

Development Kit Hardware Contents

  • EP5CSXxS, Power supply, Cable Kit

Development Kit Software Contents

  • u-boot and Linux

Support Document

File Name
doc-us-dsnbk-267-2706290706460-ep5canxs-r5010000128ra00.pdfUser Manual00

Board Quality Metrics

Latest version of Quartus supported 15.1
Required Collateral Available
User Guide Y
Board Schematics N
Reliability / Quality Assurance

Defects per Million Opportunities (DPMO)

Parts per Million (PPM)
Board Policy
Return Material Authorization (RMA) Policy 4760 Richmond Road, Suite 400 Warrensville Heights, OH 44128
RoHS Compliant Y
CE Compliant N. Not CE certified
Conflict Mineral Policy Compliant
Test Plan Summary

u-boot and Linux

Additional Compliance
FCC (Federal Communications Commission); REACH compliant

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