Block Diagram

Alveo MA35D Media Acceleration Card Data Sheet (DS1010)

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The following high-level block diagram shows the key components and interfaces of the Alveo MA35D media acceleration card. There are two instances of the media acceleration ASIC. The ASIC has built-in video codec engines that can be used to implement video pipeline acceleration while minimizing latency and power. Supported video formats and additional card features are listed in Table 2.

Figure 1. MA35D Block Diagram

Note: In the above block diagram, the maintenance port is for manufacturing only.

In addition, the card has 16 GB LPDDR5 memory. Each media acceleration ASIC has exclusive access to 8 GB providing superior memory bandwidth. While there is a maintenance port, it is for manufacturing bring up and validation only.