1.1.2. Intel Download Cables Supporting Configuration in Intel® Agilex™ Devices
Intel provides the following cables to download your design to the Intel® Agilex™ device on the PCB. Download cables support prototyping activity by providing detailed debug messages via Intel® Quartus® Prime Programmer. You must use Intel download cables for advanced debugging using the Signal Tap logic analyzer or the System Console tools.
|Protocol Support Intel® Agilex™ Device
|Cable Connection to PCB
|Intel® FPGA Download Cable II (formerly the USB-Blaster II)
10-pin female plug
|Intel FPGA Ethernet Cable (formerly the Ethernet Blaster II)
|10-pin female plug
The Intel FPGAs and Programmable Devices / Download Cables provides more information about the download cables and includes links to the user guides for all cables listed in the table above.