InnovateFPGA | EMEA | Platform

Competition Platform:
DE10-Nano Kit

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Hard Processor System


Dual-core ARM* Cortex*-A9 MPCore
processor at 800 MHz

Neon™ media-processing engine with
double-precision floating point unit

32 KB L1 instruction cache

32 KB L1 data cache

512 KB shared L2 cache


64 KB on-chip SRAM

1 GB DDR3 SDRAM (32-bit data)

8 GB microSD* flash memory card

Processor I/O

1 gigabit ethernet PHY with RJ45 connector

1 USB 2.0 On-The-Go (OTG) port, USB Micro-AB connector

microSD* card interface and socket

Accelerometer (I2C interface plus interrupt)

UART to USB, USB Mini-B connector

Warm reset button, cold reset button

One user button and one user LED

Expansion header for use with Linear Technology* DC934A dual 16-bit digital-to-analog converter daughter card


Programmable logic

Logic elements (LE): 110KLE

5,570 kilobits memory

224 18 x 19 multipliers

112 variable precision DSP blocks

6 phased-locked loops (PLL)

145 User defined I/O

FPGA configuration sources

Embedded USB-Blaster* II (JTAG) cable

Serial configuration flash - EPCS128

ARM* Cortex*-A9 hard processor system (HPS)

FPGA I/O interfaces

2 push buttons

4 slide switches

8 LEDs

Three 50 MHz clock sources from the clock generator

Two 40-pin expansion headers with diode protection

One Arduino expansion header (Arduino UNO* R3 compatibility), can connect with Arduino shields

One 10-pin analog input expansion header (shared with Arduino analog input)

8-channel, 12-bit A/D converter, 500 ksps, 4-pin serial peripheral interface (SPI)

FPGA hardware design

32-bit fast Fourier transform (FFT) engine

HDMI* output (video pipeline)

GPIO for LEDs, push buttons, and slide switches

I/F to Arduino shield headers (digital I/O, serial I/O, A/D converter)

Block Diagram

Board Block Diagram

System Block Diagram

Daughter Cards

  • 8-megapixel Camera
  • Support Focus Control
  • 2x20 GPIO with 3.3V I/O Standard

  • 240(H) x 320 (V) Pixel Resolution
  • Single Resistive Touch
  • 65K RGB color

  • Wifi and Bluetooth SPP
  • 9-axis Sensor with Accelerometer, Gyroscope, and Magnetometer
  • Humidity and Temperature Sensor, Ambient Light
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