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Automotive-grade XA Spartan-6 LXT FPGAs

XA Spartan®-6 LXT FPGAs extend the LX family to deliver up to eight 3.125Gbps GTP transceivers and an integrated PCI Express Endpoint block, both derived from proven Virtex® FPGA family technology, to provide an optimized solution for serial connectivity.

XA Spartan-6 LXT FPGAs Benefits

  • Up to eight GTP transceivers
    • Flexible line rates from 600Mbps to 3.2Gbps
  • Reduced component count with integrated PCI Express Endpoint Block
  • Lower power consumption
    • < 150 mW at 3.2Gbps
  • Support for high-speed industry serial protocols including Gigabit Ethernet and PCI Express Gen1

XA Spartan-6 FPGA Features

Features LX LXT
45nm low power process technology with 6-input LUTs
1080MHz clock management tiles (2 DCM + 1 PLL) 2 - 6 2 - 6
320MHz Block RAM (Kbits) 216 - 4824 936 - 3096
Memory interface controllers blocks 0 - 2 2
1.08Gbps SelectIO™ technology
390MHz DSP48A1 slices 8 - 180 38 - 132
3.2Gbps GTP transceivers - 2 - 8
PCI Express Endpoint blocks - 1
Embedded processing
Low power management modes
Enhanced configuration and bitstream protection

What applications are XA Spartan-6 LXT FPGAs good for?

Possible applications include:

Key Documents

Name File Size Modified Date
XA Spartan-6 Automotive FPGA Family Overview 340 KB 12/13/2011
Automotive Brochure
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