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MAX10 with parallel flash chip

sRama28
Beginner
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is it possible to boot NIOS processor in MAX 10 FPGA with Parallel flash chip (adding tristate controller IP in QSYS) ?

 

i know EPCS or UFM memory is possible but i want to know the external flash is possible or not .please confirm?

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EricMunYew_C_Intel
Moderator
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Hi, Satish

 

Yes MAX10 supports external parallel flash, please refer to below.

 

https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/programmable/documentation/sss1411439280066.html#sss14114500...

 

Thanks.

 

Eric

EricMunYew_C_Intel
Moderator
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Hi, Sathish

 

Do you still have any questions ?

 

Thanks.

 

Eric

sRama28
Beginner
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NO .i want to know is it possible to boot NIOS from external IO flash using srec file .? NOT EPCS and MICRON FLASH.
EricMunYew_C_Intel
Moderator
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Hi, Sathish


May I know what do you mean by IO flash ?


Thanks.


Eric


EricMunYew_C_Intel
Moderator
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Hi, Sathish


You can boot Nios II with MAX10 FPGA from an external parallel flash.


You may refer to below for the implementation:


https://www.intel.com/content/dam/www/programmable/us/en/pdfs/literature/hb/nios2/edh_ed_handbook.pd... (page314)


https://www.intel.com/content/dam/www/programmable/us/en/pdfs/literature/ug/ug_pfl.pdf


https://www.intel.com/content/dam/www/programmable/us/en/pdfs/literature/ug/ug_avalon_tc.pdf


By the way, can we close it if you have no more inquiry ?


Eric





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