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AR# 54282

7 series GTX - What is the power consumption of the eye scan circuit?


What is the power consumption of the eye scan circuit in 7 series GTX, under the following conditions:

  • powered off
  • powered, but not used
  • powered and used


The difference between powered off (PMA_RSV2[5] = 0) and on (PMA_RSV2[5] = 1) is ~20mA on MGTAVCC and ~2mA on MGTAVTT per channel.
There is no measurable difference between the eye scan running or not running (PMA_RSV2[5] = 1).

AR# 54282
Date Created 02/15/2013
Last Updated 05/11/2015
Status Active
Type General Article
  • Kintex-7
  • Virtex-7