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SMPTE UHD-SDI RX Subsystem (PG290)

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Supported configurations:

° AXI4-Stream, Native Video, Native SDI data interfaces

° 2 Pixels per clock (PPC)

° 10 bit, 12 bits per color component

° YCbCr/RCB 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:2:2, YCbCr 4:2:0 color spaces

High Frame Rates at Native SDI

6G/12G 10 bit High Frame Rates Support for AXI stream RX Subsystem configurations

AXI4-Lite interface for register access to configure different subsystem options

Audio support

Supports HLG HDR video

Standards compliance:

° SMPTE ST 259: SD-SDI at 270 Mbps

° SMPTE RP 165: EDH for SD-SDI

° SMPTE ST 292: HD-SDI at 1.485 Gbps and 1.485/1.001 Gbps

° SMPTE ST 372: Dual Link HD-SDI

° SMPTE ST 424: 3G-SDI with data mapped by any ST 425-x mapping at 2.97 Gbps and 2.97/1.001 Gbps

° SMPTE ST 2081-1: 6G-SDI with data mapped by any ST 2081-x mapping at 5.94 Gbps and 5.94/1.001 Gbps

° SMPTE ST 2082-1: 12G-SDI with data mapped by any ST 2082-x mapping at 11.88 Gbps and 11.88/1.001 Gbps

° Dual link and quad link 6G-SDI and 12G-SDI supported by instantiating two or four SMPTE UHD-SDI RX subsystems

° SMPTE ST 352: Payload ID packets

Designed and supported to work directly with the UHD-SDI GT core [Ref 18]

Supports AMD Versal Adaptive SoC (GTYE5) product family

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Core Specifics

Supported Device Family (1)

AMD UltraScale+™ (GTHE4, GTYE4)

AMD Versal™ Adaptive SoC (GTYE5, GTYP)

AMD Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC (GTHE4, GTYE4)

Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC

Supported User Interfaces

AXI4-Lite, AXI4-Stream,
native video, and native SDI


Performance and Resource Utilization web page

Provided with Core

Design Files

Hierarchical subsystem packaged with

SMPTE UHD-SDI RX core and other IP cores

Example Design

AMD Vivado IP integrator

Test Bench


Constraints File

IP cores delivered with XDC files

Simulation Model


S/W Driver

Standalone and Linux

Tested Design Flows (3)

Design Entry

AMD Vivado Design Suite


For supported simulators, see the Vivado Design Suite User Guide.


AMD Vivado Synthesis


Release Notes and Known Issues

Master Answer Record: 68766

All Vivado IP Change logs

Master AMD Vivado IP Change Logs: 72775

Support web page


1. For a complete list of supported devices, see the AMD Vivado IP catalog.

2. Standalone driver details can be found in the AMD Vitis™ directory (<install_directory>/Vitis/<release>/data/embeddedsw/doc/_drivers.htm). Linux OS and driver support information is available from

3. For the supported versions of the tools, see the Vivado Design Suite User Guide.