Cyclone V Clovis Video Development Kit (AVDB)


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Board Category: Production Ready Board, Development Kit

Components & Interface: Audio: Iomic; Industry Standard: Ethernet, PCIE Edge, RS232, USB Device

End Market: Broadcast, Consumer, Industrial, Medical, Test & Measurement

Technology: Embedded Design, General Purpose, Interface Protocols

Cyclone Series: Cyclone® V: Cyclone® V GT, Cyclone® V GT

Board Feature: General User IO: LED, Push Button

Board Technology: Embedded Design, General Purpose


Clovis Cyclone®V Video Development Kit (AVDB) is feature rich FPGA board designed to implement various challenging video applications with a special focus on Video Acquisition, Processing, Displaying, and/or Streaming over Ethernet. For example, one or several Clovis CycloneV Video Development Kit (AVDB) can be plugged in a PC as a video Input, Video Output, Video processing board for building COTS Servers.Combined with IPs available from Intel®'s VIP (Video IP suite) or from ALSE, this board can address the most recent: protocols, processing and video formats, with unprecedented performance. Video transformation, compression, decompression, format / rate changing or other complex algorithms can be implemented in the FPGA and run in real-time, outperforming the most powerful CPUs and associated software.When inserted in a PC, Clovis CycloneV Video Development Kit (AVDB) offers PCI Express® (PCIe®) Gen2 x1 (5.0 Gbps). The Intel FPGA Best In Class PCI Express design has been ported and texted on AVDB, with effective transfer speeds above 400 Mbytes/s.This State-of-the Art High-End board is an excellent choice for Professional A/V Developers and Manufacturers. Moreover, its very affordable price and its ability to fit in just any PC opens a realm of possibilities for creating and marketing very quickly new products and innovative solutions.This industry-first board is propelled by the largest and fastest FPGA device from the 28 nm Intel Cyclone V GT family, which includes twelve 6.144 Gigabits transceivers, over 680 multipliers and over 12 megabits of internal memory.Clovis CycloneV Video Development Kit (AVDB) includes directly on-board several video interfaces (HDMI and DisplayPort).

Order Information

Ordering Code
RXCC5T030PF31-IDK00A$1295Buy Now

Development Kit Hardware Contents

  • Power Supply
  • Ethernet Cat 5e Cable
  • Type A to Mini B USB Cable x2
  • External Power Supply
  • Bracket (installed)

Development Kit Software Contents

  • Clovis CycloneV Video Development Kit (AVDB) Data Sheet
  • Design Reference : Catalog of video IP cores and Video and Image Processing (VIP) suite proposed by Altera.
  • Clovis CycloneV Video Development Kit (AVDB) Design Reference Documentation

Support Document

File Name
doc-us-dsnbk-91-5804572611-avdb-ds-new.pdfFlyer Clovis Cyclone V GT2.0

Board Quality Metrics

Latest version of Quartus supported 15.0
Required Collateral Available
User Guide Y
Board Schematics Y
Reliability / Quality Assurance

Defects per Million Opportunities (DPMO)

Parts per Million (PPM)
Board Policy
Return Material Authorization (RMA) Policy On request
RoHS Compliant Y
CE Compliant Y. On request
Conflict Mineral Policy Compliant
Test Plan Summary

These designs illustrate the use of AVDB to implement various Video and Audio applications. \nDesign #1 : HDMI Output \nDesign # 2 : HDMI Bypass \nDesign # 3 : HDMI to DisplayPort \nDesign # 4 :AVDB VIP Reference Design aka “VIP-based HDMI Design Demo” \nDesign # 5 :Video Streaming over Ethernet (4:2:0, no compression) \nDesign # 6 : Video Streaming over HDMI \nDesign # 7 : Video Streaming over Ethernet with Wavelet Compression - Decompression

Additional Compliance
ISO 9000 & 9001

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