Kria K26 System-on-Module

The newest path to Whole Application Acceleration, the K26 SOM is optimized for edge vision applications requiring flexibility to adapt to changing requirements. Available in Commercial and Industrial Grade variants for production deployment.

Simplifying the Design and Productization of Edge Devices

Designed for Vision AI Performance

  • 3X AI performance and 2X performance-per-watt versus competing SOMs*
  • Configurable to performance and neural networks requirements

Out-of-the-Box Hardware Acceleration

  • Leverage pre-built accelerated applications without needing FPGA place-and-route
  • Tailor AI models and application code to your requirements

Production Qualified and Certified Commercial and Industrial Grades

  • Commercial: operating range 0-85°C for smart camera, embedded vision, tracking & identification
  • Industrial: operation range -40-100°C or ruggedized for extreme environments

Key Features


The K26 SOM features an exclusive, custom-built XCK26 SoC based on the Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC architecture, that has been configured for enhanced acceleration of vision AI applications.

Area Parameter K26
Form Factor Dimensions (with heat spreader) 77mm x 60mm x 11mm
Processor Unit & Acceleration Application Processor Quad-core Arm® Cortex®-A53 MPCore™ up to 1.5GHz
Real-Time Processor Dual-core Arm Cortex-R5F MPCore up to 600MHz
Graphics Processing Unit Mali™-400 MP2 up to 667MHz
Video Codec Unit (VCU) 1 - up to 32 streams (total resolution ≤ 4Kp60)
Trusted Platform Module (TPM) Infineon 2.0
Memory On-Chip* 26.6Mb On-Chip SRAM
On-SOM 4GB 64-bit DDR4 (non-ECC) and 16GB eMMC
Connectivity High-Speed PS Connectivity (GTR) PCIe® Gen2 x4, 2x USB3.0, SATA 3.1, DisplayPort, 4x Tri-mode Gigabit Ethernet
General PS Connectivity (MIO) 2xUSB 2.0, 2x SD/SDIO, 2x UART, 2x CAN 2.0B, 2x I2C, 2x SPI, 4x 32b GPIO
Transceivers GTH 12.5Gb/s Transceivers 4 (PCIe Gen3 x4, SLVS-EC, HDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.4)
GTR 6Gb/s Transceivers 4
I/O Count PS MIO (1.8V) 49
PL High-density (HD) I/O (3.3V) 69
PL High-performance (HP) I/O (1.8V) 116
Programmable Logic System Logic Cells (K) 256
DSP Slices 1,248
Power & Thermal Typical Power 7.5W
Maximum Power** 15W
Thermal Interface Passive (Heat spreader)
Speed and Temp Grade Commercial -2 speed grade, low voltage and 0 to 85°C temperature range
Industrial -2 speed grade, low voltage and –40 to 100°C temperature range
Default Default Title Document Type Date
  KV260 SOM Vision AI Starter Kit K26 Commercial SOM K26 Industrial SOM
Product Type Non-Production Product Fully Qualified and Certified Commercial Grade Production Module Fully Qualified and Certified Industrial Grade Production Module
Operating Temp Range 0°C to 35°C 0°C to 85°C –40°C to 100°C
Target Use Run Application Designs and Demos with Ease Smart Camera, Embedded Vision, Tracking & Identification Applications
Warranty 90 days 2 years 3 years
Expected Product Lifetime - 5 years 10 years
Price $199 $250 $350
Design Resources

Kria K26 Carrier Card Design Resources

File Name Description File Type Kria K26 SOM Vivado Board Files ZIP Kria K26 SOM Carrier Card Schematic ZIP Kria K26 SOM Carrier Card Schematic (OrCAD) ZIP Kria K26 SOM Carrier Card Layout ZIP Kria K26 SOM 3D CAD Model ZIP Kria K26 SOM Carrier Card 3D CAD Model ZIP Kria K26 SOM Trace Delays ZIP

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The KV260 is a fully featured evaluation kit capable of leveraging pre-built accelerated applications to quickly develop unique solutions for production deployment on the K26 SOM.

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