Video Development Kit Uses the Spartan-3A DSP
Created to prototype and develop designs for video processing and display, the Xilinx Spartan-3A DSP 1800A Video Kit and the NEC 6.5” LCD Panel Kit from Avnet enables users to get customized video designs running within a short period of time. The Video Kit is comprised of the LCD Panel Kit, the Avnet PS-Video EXP module, and the Spartan-3A DSP Starter Kit. Several FPGA-based reference designs are provided and highlight interface capabilities and the DDR2-based video frame buffer controller. The LCD Panel Kit is encased in a customized plastic enclosure that includes a 1024 x 768-pixel XGA display with LED backlight, LCD panel, a 12-V supply, and a data interface cable.