VCU - 2023.2 English

Power Design Manager User Guide (UG1556)

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A VCU (Video Codec Unit) is present in Zynq UltraScale+ EV devices. The VCU provides a multi-standard video encoding and decoding capabilities, which includes High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC), that is, H.265, and Advanced Video Coding (AVC), that is, H.264 standards. The VCU is capable of simultaneous encoding and decoding video streams at rates up to 4Kx2K at 60 frames per second (fps). You can find the VCU block the Others tab in PDM.

Figure 1. VCU