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Boards and Kits Targeting Cost-Optimized Design

Xilinx and Alliance Members provide out-of-the box design solutions that significantly cut development time and enhance productivity. Development/evaluation kits, targeting the cost-sensitive design, offer all the basic components of hardware, design tools, IP, and pre-verified reference designs, enabling evaluation and development of diverse applications.

Featured Cost-Optimized Design Boards and Kits

Artix-7 35T Arty FPGA Evaluation Kit

Designed by Avnet, a completely customizable development kit perfect for embedded designers looking for a flexible, low-power platform. The evaluation board is a complete system, packaging all the necessary functions and interfaces needed for an embedded processor system onto a small footprint.

Avnet Spartan-6 LX9 MicroBoard

The perfect solution for designers interested in exploring the MicroBlaze™ soft processor or Spartan–6 FPGAs in general. The kit comes with several pre-built MicroBlaze "systems" allowing users to start software development just like any standard off-the-shelf microprocessor.

ZYBO Zynq-7000 Development Board

The ZYBO is a feature-rich, ready-to-use, entry-level embedded software and digital circuit development platform built around the Znyq-7010 All Programmable SoC. The on-board memories, video and audio I/O, dual-role USB, Ethernet and SD slot will have your design up-and-ready without needed additional hardware.

Browse boards and kits for cost-optimized design by product:

Product Name Price Device More Information Vendor
Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC
ZC702 Evaluation Kit
$895 XC7Z020-1CLG484C Enables a complete embedded processing platform and includes pre-verified reference designs and industry-standard FPGA Mezzanine Connectors (FMC) that allow scaling and customization with daughter cards. Xilinx
Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC Video and Imaging Kit $1495 XC7Z020-1CLG484C Enables the development of custom video applications. The included video I/O FMC card supports HDMI I/O and image sensor input. The video targeted reference design enables an immediate start to software, firmware and hardware development. Xilinx
Zynq-7000 AP SoC ZedBoard $395 XC7Z020-1CLG484C The ZedBoard is a complete development kit for designers interested in exploring embedded processing. The expandability features of the board make it ideal for rapid prototyping and proof-of-concept development. Avnet

Zynq-7000 AP SoC MicroZed $199 XC7Z010-1CLG400C The MicroZed™ is a low-cost development board based on the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC. Its unique design allows it to be used as both a stand-alone evaluation board for basic SoC experimentation, or combined with a carrier card as an embeddable System-on-Module (SOM). Avnet
MicroZed Embedded Vision Development Kit $549   The MicroZed™ Embedded Vision Development Kit builds on the MicroZed SOM by providing a video specific carrier card. The kit includes hardware, software and IP components necessary for the development of custom video application. Avnet
MicroZed Embedded Vision Carrier Card Kit $279  

The MicroZed™ Embedded Vision Carrier Card Kit builds on the MicroZed SOM by providing a video specific carrier card. The kit includes hardware, software and IP components necessary for the development of custom video applications.

Avnet
Avnet PicoZed $249   PicoZed™ is a highly flexible, rugged, System-On-Module, or SOM that is based on the Xilinx Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC. It offers designers the flexibility to migrate between the 7010, 7015, 7020, and 7030 Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC devices in a pin-compatible footprint. Avnet
Avnet Zynq-7000 SoC/Analog Devices
Software Defined Radio Kit
$1495 XC7Z020-1CLG484C Combines Zynq SoC with the latest generation of Analog Devices high-speed data converters and frequency-agile RF components and enables the rapid development of wireless communications from baseband to RF. Avnet
Smart Vision Development Kit $595   The Smart Vision Development Kit leverages the PicoZed System-On-Module (SOM) by providing a feature-rich, modular carrier card for machine vision applications. Avnet
ZYBO Zynq-7000 Development Board $189 XC7Z2010-1CLG400C The ZYBO (Zynq Board) is a feature-rich, ready-to-use, entry-level embedded software and digital circuit development platform built around the Znyq-7010 All Programmable SoC. The on-board memories, video and audio I/O, dual-role USB, Ethernet and SD slot will have your design up-and-ready without needed additional hardware. Additionally, five Pmod connectors are available to put any design on an easy growth path. Digilent
logiADAK Zynq-7000 SoC Automotive
Driver Assistance Kit
Contact Partner XC7Z020-1CLG484C For advanced automotive Driver Assistance (DA) applications that require intensive real-time video processing, parallel execution of multiple complex algorithms and versatile interfacing with sensors and vehicle's communication backbones. Xylon
ONetSwitch20 $549   All Programmable OFS for SDN Research. ONetSwitch20 is a quick, low-cost solution on Zynq SoC for OpenFlow Switch, which extends the Avnet/Digilent Zedboard with a 4x RGMII FMC card. MeshSr Co., Ltd.
ZeptoSDR Contact Partner   Nutaq’s ZeptoSDR is a Zynq-based development platform that lets you design, optimize, and deploy complex, real-time, low power waveform. Nutaq
Product Name Price Device More Information Vendor
Artix-7 35T Arty FPGA Evaluation Kit $99 Artix-7 XC7A35T-L1CSG324I FPGA The Arty Evaluation Kit enables a quick and easy jump start for embedded applications ranging from compute-intensive Linux based systems to light-weight microcontroller applications. The Arty kit features the Xilinx MicroBlaze™ Processor customizable for virtually any processor use case. Avnet, Inc.
Artix-7 50T FPGA Evaluation Kit
DeviceSupport: Artix-7
$239 XC7A50T-1FTG256C The Artix®–7 FPGA 50T Evaluation Kit is a complete system, packaging all the necessary functions and interfaces needed for an embedded processor system onto a small footprint. Avnet, Inc.
Xilinx Artix-7 FPGA AC701 Evaluation Kit $999 XC7A200T-2FBG676C Features the leading system performance per watt Artix-7 FPGA family to get you quickly prototyping for your cost sensitive applications and enabling high-performance serial connectivity and advanced memory interfacing equipped with a full license for the Northwest Logic DMA engine. Xilinx
Nexys™4 Artix-7 FPGA Board $299 XC7A100T-1CSG324C A complete, ready-to-use digital circuit development platform. With its large, high-capacity Artix-7 FPGA, generous external memories, and collection of USB, Ethernet, and other ports, the Nexys4 can host designs ranging from introductory combinational circuits to powerful embedded processors. Digilent
Product Name Price Device More Information Vendor
Spartan-6 FPGA SP605 Evaluation Kit $417 XC6SLX45T-FGG484-3C Provides a flexible environment for system design and provides pre-verified reference design and examples targeting high-speed serial transceivers, PCIe®, DVI, and/or DDR3. This kit includes an industry-standard FMC (FPGA Mezzanine Card) connector for future scaling and customization to specific applications and markets. Xilinx
Spartan-6 FPGA SP601 Evaluation Kit $295 XC6SLX16-CSG324-2C An ideal entry-level development environment for evaluating the Spartan-6 FPGA Family. This kit includes an industry-standard FMC (FPGA Mezzanine Card) connector for future scaling and customization to specific applications and markets. Xilinx
Spartan-6 FPGA Embedded Kit $417 XC6SLX45T-FGG484-3C Extensible development board and the key design tools and IP needed for efficient embedded application development. The pre-verified reference designs and tutorials will jump-start your development. Software developers can get started in a familiar Eclipse IDE without using the FPGA hardware design tools. Xilinx
Spartan-6 FPGA Connectivity Kit $1496 XC6SLX45T-FGG484-33C Development platform for designing with standards based protocols – PCIe®, Ethernet, implementing low-cost protocol bridging, and providing higher efficiency alternative to LVDS communication in multiple market segments. Xilinx
Avnet Spartan-6 LX9 MicroBoard $89 XC6S LX9-2CSG324 The perfect solution for designers interested in exploring the MicroBlaze™ soft processor or Spartan-6 FPGAs in general. The kit comes with several pre-built MicroBlaze "systems" allowing users to start software development just like any standard off-the-shelf microprocessor. Avnet
Spartan-6 FPGA SP623 Characterization Kit $2995 XC6SLX150T-3FGG676 Provides the hardware environment for characterizing and evaluating the GTP transceivers available on the on-board Spartan-6 LXT FPGA (up to 3.125 Gbps). Each GTP Transceiver is accessible through 4 SMA connectors. Xilinx
Avnet Spartan-6 / Intel Atom Development Kit $1695 XC6SLX75T-3FGG676C Connects an Intel® Atom™ E640 based motherboard with a Spartan-6 LX75T based daughter card. The combined small-form-factor system enables custom peripheral and co-processing development for medical, industrial, military, and many other applications. Avnet