Step 3: Running report_power to Examine Power Savings - 2024.1 English

Vivado Design Suite Tutorial: Power Analysis and Optimization (UG997)

Document ID
UG997
Release Date
2024-05-30
Version
2024.1 English
  1. In the main menu bar, select Reports > Report Power.
  2. In the Report Power dialog box, make the following settings
    • Specify the Results name as power_1.
    • In the Environment tab, make sure the Process is set to maximum.
  3. Click OK. Alternatively in the Tcl Console, execute this Tcl command:

    report_power -name power_1

  4. In the Summary view of the Power Report, some power savings, compared to the non-optimized power, run in the previous lab.

    You can generate a bitstream to program the hardware and measure its power, to observe the power saving in hardware.