The Nios® II processor family consists of two configurable 32 bit Harvard architecture cores:
Note: The Nios II processor Classic family also contained a Standard (/s core) that offers a balance of performance and size. The current /f core can now be configured with the same feature set as the Nios II Classic.
/s core.Summary of Perfomance
Summary of Supported Features/Options
The Intel® Quartus® Prime Software includes Platform Designer, the industry's most advanced system integration tool for processor system design. With Platform Designer, you can configure and integrate processors, peripherals, memory controller, communication controllers, and custom intellectual property (IP) cores using a graphical user interface; once the design is complete the tool generates the system and connects the IP components with an automatically generated high-performance system interconnect.
Intel Quartus Prime Software system debug capabilities provide advanced debug capabilities at every level of the design:
A rich portfolio of Platform Designer-ready embedded peripheral IP cores are provided at no cost, these include:
Everything you need to develop robust software applications is provided for you in the Nios® II EDS. You'll feel right at home with the Eclipse-based Nios II Software Build Tools for Eclipse and a full range of software and operating system support provided by Intel and its partners.
The Nios II EDS includes:
See what's new in the latest release of Nios II EDS.