Video Test Pattern Generator

Multimedia User Guide (UG1449)

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The Video Test Pattern Generator core generates test patterns for video system bring up, evaluation, and debugging. The core provides a wide variety of test patterns enabling you to debug and assess video system color, quality, edge, and motion performance. The core can be inserted in an AXI4-Stream video interface that allows user-selectable pass-through of system video signals and test pattern insertion.


  • Color bars
  • Zone plate with adjustable sweep and speed
  • Temporal and spatial ramps
  • Moving box with selectable size and color over any available test pattern
  • RGB, YUV 444, YUV 422, YUV 420 AXI4-Stream data interfaces
  • AXI4-Lite control interface
  • Supports 8, 10, 12, and 16-bits per color component input and output
  • Supports spatial resolutions from 64 x 64 up to 10328 x 7760
    • Supports 4K60 video in all supported device families

For more information, see Video Test Pattern Generator LogiCORE IP Product Guide (PG103).