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XA Spartan-3A DSP FPGA Family

Optimized for DSP applications for highest system integration, Spartan®-3A DSP FPGAs are ideal for cost sensitive DSP algorithmic and co-processing applications requiring significant DSP performance.

XA Spartan-3A DSP FPGA Family Benefits

  • Industry’s most comprehensive IP library
  • Leading embedded and DSP solutions
  • Efficient, cost-effective board designs
  • Allows use of fewer components
  • Increased system reliability by eliminating external component
  • Fill the DSP performance gap between traditional DSP processors and high-end ASIC and Virtex®-type solutions
  • Cost-optimized DSP architecture delivers superior results in performance and power consumption
  • Enables new applications in more cost-sensitive applications such as customer-premises wireless access, portable ultrasound, digital displays, surveillance, video processing
  • Over 350 billion multiply-accumulate operations per second (GMACS)
  • Extended temperature range with XA FPGAs available in Automotive I grade (Tj = -40°C to +100°C) and Automotive Q grade (Tj = -40°C to +125°C)
  • Pb free packaging to meet the RoHS directive

XA Spartan-3 FPGA Features

Features XA Spartan-3E XA Spartan-3A XA Spartan-3A DSP
Dual power management modes
Device DNA security
DSP48A Slice - - 84 - 126
Embedded processing
Multi level memory architecture 4 4 4
Leading connectivity platform
Configurable logic blocks (CLB)
Precise clock management resources
Comprehensive configuration capabilities

Key Documents

Name File Size Modified Date
XA Spartan-3A DSP Automotive FPGA Family Data Sheet 1.81 MB 04/18/2011
Automotive Brochure