HEVC/H.265 4kP60 422 12 Bit Video Decoder

Block Diagram

Solution Type: IP Core, Qsys Component

End Market: Broadcast

Evaluation Method: Source Code

Technology: DSP: Video and Image Processing

Arria Series: Intel® Arria® 10, Intel® Arria® 10 SoC


Korusys are the lead development team of the Intel® FPGA HEVC SoC CODEC's addressing the move from H.264 to HEVC compression. As a result of this engagement Korusys is pleased to offer to the market place the world's first Professional level 12 bit 4kP60 HEVC decoder core for FPGA fabric.Targeted at Broadcast and Contribution markets the IP is already market proven in the leading Video Conferencing solution currently in operation. The core is available with with smallest resource footprint, lowest latency, earliest market availability and proven robustness and error concealment.


  • 4kP60 @ 100 Mbps
  • 420 / 422
  • 8/10/12 bit support
  • Available as IP core or as an accelerator card

Device Utilization and Performance

90K ALMS for the highest performing variant of the IP core.

Getting Started

Please contact Korusys for detailed documentation for testing the core and the User Guide.

IP Quality Metrics

Year IP was first released2016
Latest version of Quartus supported15.1
Altera Customer Use
IP has been successfully implemented in production with at least one customerY

Customer deliverables include the following:

  • Design file (encrypted source code or post-synthesis netlist)
  • Simulation model for ModelSim Altera edition
  • Timing and/or layout constraints
  • Testbench or design example
  • Documentation with revision control
  • Readme file
Parameterization GUI allowing end user to configure IPN
IP core is enabled for OpenCore Plus SupportN
Source language
Testbench languageVerilog
Software drivers providedY
Driver OS supportLinux
User InterfaceOther: Avalon Streaming
IP-XACT Metadata includedN
Simulators supportedQuestasim
Hardware validated Y. Altera Board Name Nallatech 385a
Industry standard compliance testing performed
If yes, which test(s)?H.265 Conformance Streams
If yes, on which Altera device(s)?Arria 10
If Yes, date performed
IP has undergone interoperability testing
Interoperability reports available  N

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