ADM-XRC-5T2 - Image/Video Processing


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ADM-XRC-5T2 Documents

Datasheet v1.3 (pdf)

User Manual v2.0 (pdf)

Support and Development Kit

For more details on the ADM-XRC SDK and ADM-XRC Driver see the ADM-XRC SDK Page.

Contact Alpha Data support if you have any problems or questions.

Windows SDK: v4.9.3 (5 Mar 2015)

Linux SDK: v2.8.1 (5 Mar 2015)

Windows Driver: v4.3.0 (2 Apr 2018)

Linux Driver: v4.3.0 (2 Apr 2018)

Contact Alpha Data for further information on support for VxWorks.


  • Image/Video Processing
  • JPEG2000
  • Radar/Sonar Beamforming
  • Data Encryption

Board Features

  • Xilinx Virtex-5 LX220T FPGA
  • 1GB DDRII-333 Memory
  • Separate PCI Bridge FPGA
  • XRM I/O Interface
  • COTS Product
  • PMC/PMC-X (PCI/PCI-X Mezzanine Card, VITA 39)


The ADM-XRC-5T2 is a high performance reconfigurable PMC (PCI Mezzanine Card) based on the Xilinx Virtex-5 LXT, SXT and FXT ranges of Platform FPGAs.

Features include high speed PCI-X interface, external memory, high density I/O, programmable clocks, temperature monitoring, battery backed encryption (by using an appropriate XRM I/O Module) and flash boot facilities.

A comprehensive cross platform API with support for Microsoft Windows, Linux and VxWorks provides access to the full functionality of these hardware features.

Board Format

PMC/PMC-X (PCI/PCI-X Mezzanine Card, VITA 39)

Environmental Specifications

Temperature Limits:

CodeCooling OptionOperating Temp.Storage Temp.
AC0Air Cooled Commercial0°C+55°C-40°C+85°C
AC1Air Cooled Industrial-40°C+70°C-55°C+100°C
CC1Conduction Cooled Industrial-40°C+70°C-55°C+100°C

Operating Humidity range:

Up to 95% (non-condensing)

EMC Conformity:

FCC 47CFR Part 2
EN55022:2010 Equipment ClassB

For more information on the operating conditions for the different cooling options go to: Alpha Data Environmental Specification Page.

Or read: Alpha Data Environment Specification (PDF).

Host I/F


Target FPGA Device

Xilinx Virtex® -5

LX220T LX330T SX240T FX100T FX130T FX200T - FFG1738

On Board Memory

Memory TypeNo. BanksMemory Size (per bank)
SDRAM2512MB DDRII-333 (2G in 4 banks for LX330T, SX240T and FX200T)
FLASH14MB Serial Flash

Target FPGA Configuration

  • PCI Bus direct to SelectMAP port
  • From Flash direct on power up
  • External JTAG connector

FPGA Configuration Flash

Flash TypeFlash SizeDescription
BPI256Mb2x Target, 1x VPD Data Zone
each of 11.875MB per Target Image

On-board Clock Specifications

  • Local bus clock programmable up to 80MHz
  • Low-jitter user clock, programmable up to 637.5MHz
  • Custom clock inputs available through the XRM interface
  • Additional 200MHz reference clock for IOB delay circuits

I/O Interfaces

Interface TypeQtyDescription
Discrete Digital146LVCMOS/LVDS I/O (Programmable signaling levels of 1.8V, 2.5V or 3.3V)
Serial Links
8High-Speed Serial Links to XRM2
REAR I/O (Pn4)
Discrete Digital64GPIO (Programmable signaling levels of 2.5V or 3.3V)
REAR I/O (Pn15)
Serial Links
8High-Speed Serial Links via P15 connector - Only if the 'extra connector fitted' option is chosen


The ADM-XRC-5T2 is supplied with the ADMXRC Support & Development kit (SDK) along with ADMXRC Driver for Windows / Linux / VxWorks. (see left)

Ordering Code
ParametercodeParameter Description
Virtex-5 devicez

LX220T, LX330T, SX240T, FX100T, FX130T, FX200T

Virtex-5 speedy

1, 2, 3

Memory Size Fittedm

blank = 512MBytes (2 bank boards) or 1GByte (4 bank boards),
/1 = 1Gbyte of Memory (2 bank boards only),
/2 = 2GBytes of Memory (4 bank boards only)


blank = air cooled commercial,
/AC1 = air cooled industrial,
/CC1 = conduction cooled industrial

HS Serial Connector Fittedx

blank = not fitted,
/X = Connector fitted


not all FPGA speed grades available in all configurations.
Contact Alpha Data for full details.


The number of memory banks is dependent on the FPGA device selected.
LX330T, SX240T and FX200T - have 4 banks of memory.
LX220T, FX100T and FX130T - have 2 banks of memory

Contact sales for other ordering options


  • ADM-XRC-5T2 Board
  • One Year Warranty
  • One Year Technical Support

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