Mimas – Spartan 6 FPGA Development Board

Mimas – Spartan 6 FPGA Development Board

SKU: FPGA002

$34.95

Features

  • FPGA: Spartan-6 XC6SLX9 in TQG144 package
  • Flash memory: 16 Mb SPI flash memory (M25P16)
  • 100MHz CMOS oscillator
  • USB 2.0 interface for On-board flash programming
  • FPGA configuration via JTAG and USB
  • 70 IOs for user-defined purposes
  • Onboard voltage regulators for single power rail operation

Applications

  • Product Prototype Development
  • Signal Processing
  • Wired and Wireless Communications
  • Educational tool for schools and universities

Mimas is an easy to use FPGA Development board featuring Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA. Mimas is specially designed for experimenting and learning system design with FPGAs. This development board features Xilinx XC6SLX9 TQG144 FPGA with a maximum of 70 user IOs. The USB 2.0 interface provides fast and easy configuration download to the onboard SPI flash. You don’t need a programmer or special downloader cable to download the bitstream to the board.

Features

  • FPGA: Spartan-6 XC6SLX9 in TQG144 package
  • Flash memory: 16 Mb SPI flash memory (M25P16)
  • 100MHz CMOS oscillator
  • USB 2.0 interface for On-board flash programming
  • FPGA configuration via JTAG and USB
  • 8 LEDs and four switches for user-defined purposes
  • 70 IOs for user-defined purposes
  • Onboard voltage regulators for single power rail operation

Applications

  • Product Prototype Development
  • Signal Processing
  • Wired and Wireless Communications
  • Educational tool for schools and universities

Mimas Spartan 6 FPGA Dev Board - Wiring Diagram

If you would like to develop and prototype more powerful applications please review our latest additions to the FPGA family, our Mimas A7 FPGA Development Board, and Narvi Spartan 7 FPGA Module featuring Xilinx’s Artix-7 and Spartan-7 FPGAs.

General FAQs

Specifications

Attribute Value
Weight 0.11 lbs
Dimensions 5 × 3 × 1 in
Product Dimensions

2.60 x 2.45 x 0.51 in

FPGA

Number Of Clock Sources

1

Primary Clock Frequency

Number Of GPIOs (Max)

Switches

4x Push Button

Number Of Gneral Purpose LEDs

8

Configuration Options

,

Configuration Memory

SPI Flash

Sample Code

Sample Code

NameLanguage/TechnologyIDEHardware Modules Required
16x2 LCD DisplayVerilogXilinx ISEMimas IO Breakout Module,
Alphanumeric LCD Display Expansion Module
LEDsVerilogXilinx ISEMimas IO Breakout Module
LED Expansion Module - 8 LEDs
Push Button SwitchVerilogXilinx ISEMimas IO Breakout Module
Push Button Switch Expansion Module
Seven Segment LED DisplayVerilogXilinx ISEMimas IO Breakout Module
Seven Segment LED Display Expansion Module
8Bit VGAVerilogXilinx ISEMimas IO Breakout Module
VGA Display Expansion Module
LM4550 AC97 AudioVerilogXilinx ISEMimas IO Breakout Module
LM4550 AC97 Expansion Module
CS4344 Stereo AudioVerilogXilinx ISEMimas IO Breakout Module
CS4344 Audio Expansion Module