Power Estimation Expectations - 2021.2 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Power Analysis and Optimization (UG907)

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As your design flow progresses through synthesis and implementation you will want to monitor and verify the power consumption regularly. You must ensure that thermal dissipation remains within budget so that you can detect and act early on if any area approaches your constraints. The accuracy of the power estimates varies depending on the design stage when the power was estimated.