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AR# 57487

UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard - Release Notes and Known Issues for Vivado 2013.4 and newer versions


This answer record contains the Release Notes and Known Issues for the UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard and includes the following:

  • General Information
  • Known and Resolved Issues
  • Revision History

This Release Notes and Known Issues Answer Record is for the core generated in Vivado 2013.4 and newer tool versions.

UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard IP Page:



General Information

Supported devices can be found in the following three locations:

For a list of new features and added device support for all versions, see the Change Log file available with the core in Vivado design tools.

Table 1 correlates the core version to the first Vivado design tools release version in which it was included.


Table 1: Version

Vivado Tools
v1.6 Rev42016.3
v1.6 Rev32016.2
v1.6 Rev22016.1
v1.6 Rev12015.4
v1.5 Rev22015.2
v1.5 Rev12015.1
v1.4 Rev12014.4


Known Issues and Release Notes

The following table provides known issues and release notes for the UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard core in the Vivado tools.

Note: The "Version Found" column lists the version the problem was first discovered.

The problem might also exist in earlier versions, but no specific testing has been performed to verify earlier versions.

Answer RecordTitleVersion Found


(as of v1.6 Rev3 core)

(Xilinx Answer 67320)Kintex/Virtex/Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC: Incorrect GTH/GTY CPLL Frequency v1.6 Rev3Not resolved
(Xilinx Answer 64755)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.5 Rev2 - Release Notes and Known Issuesv1.5 Rev2All issues resolved
(Xilinx Answer 63881)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.5 Rev1 - Release Notes and Known Issuesv1.5 Rev1All issues resolved
(Xilinx Answer 63622)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.5 - Release Notes and Known Issuesv1.5All issues resolved
(Xilinx Answer 62669)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.4 Rev1 - Release Notes and Known Issuesv1.4 Rev1All issues resolved
(Xilinx Answer 62116)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.4 - Release Notes and Known Issuesv1.4All issues resolved
(Xilinx Answer 60706)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.3 - Release Notes and Known Issuesv1.3All issues resolved
(Xilinx Answer 60026)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.2 - Release Notes and Known Issuesv1.2All issues resolved
(Xilinx Answer 58671)UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard v1.1 - Release Notes and Known Issues v1.1All issues resolved

Revision History

10/05/2016Updated for 2016.3 release
06/08/2016Updated for 2016.2 release
03/28/2016Updated for 2016.1 release
11/16/2015Updated for 2015.4 release
09/16/2015Updated for 2015.3 release
06/08/2015Updated for 2015.2 release
04/01/2015Updated for 2015.1 release
02/23/2015Updated for 2014.4.1 release
11/19/2014Updated for 2014.4 release
10/08/2014Updated for 2014.3 release
06/04/2014Updated for 2014.2 release
04/16/2014Updated for 2014.1 release
12/18/2013Initial release
AR# 57487
Date Created 09/17/2013
Last Updated 10/13/2016
Status Active
Type Release Notes
  • UltraScale FPGA Transceiver Wizard
  • IO Interfaces