Nios II Embedded Design Suite Support

Altera provides extensive documentation and support for the Nios® II family of embedded processors to help you quickly and easily develop and debug your embedded processor systems.

You can download and license the Nios II embedded processor toolchain from this page. The links below offer complete documentation on the Nios II processor, answers to commonly asked questions, tutorials, online demonstrations, design examples, reference designs, and white papers.

Information on training classes, demonstrations, and product ordering information are also provided below.

General Information

Embedded Design Handbook

Embedded Documentation One-Click Download

These files provide a snapshot of the Nios II processor, Nios II-dependent GNU toolchain, Qsys, and embedded peripherals documentation. After extracting the files, refer to documentation.htm for a list of included documents. To download the files, please click HERE.

Embedded Training And Demonstrations

Embedded Design Examples and Reference Designs

Nios II Benchmark and Other Documentation

Application Notes


Errata Sheets

Embedded Whitepapers

Product and Ordering Information

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