The ADM-XRC-7Z2 is a high performance reconfigurable XMC (compliant to VITA 42.0) based on the AMD Zynq range of Programmable System-on-Chips.

Features include Ethernet, PCI Express and USB interfaces, external memory, optional dual-redundant MIL-STD-1553 Interface, GPIO, system monitoring and flash boot facilities.
Software and Drivers for Linux and VxWorks.


Radar/Sonar Beamforming
Image/Video Processing/Machine Vision
Digital Signal Processing
Data Encryption

Board Features

512MB DDR3 (PS)
512MB DDR3 (PL)
microSD Socket
Tri-Mode Ethernet IFs
USB 2.0 IFs
Dual-redundant MIL-STD-1553 Interface
Air-Cooled/Conduction-Cooled Options

FPGA Features (Hard IP)

2x ARM® Cortex™-A9 MPCore™ up to 1GHz
1x PCIe® Gen2 x8
2x Tri-mode Gigabit Ethernet
2x USB 2.0


Board Format

XMC (Switched Mezzanine Card, VITA 42)

Environmental Specifications

Temperature Limits
Operating Temperature RangeStorage Temperature Range
AC1Air Cooled Industrial-40°C+70°C-55°C+100°C
CC1Conduction Cooled Industrial-40°C+70°C-55°C+100°C

Operating Humidity Range:
Up to 95% (non-condensing)

Host I/F

Ethernet, PCI Express or USB

Target Device

AMD Zynq®
XC7Z045 (FFG900)

FPGA Resources

Chosen DeviceFFsLUTsDSPsBRAM

FPGA Hard IP Cores

2x ARM® Cortex™-A9 MPCore™ up to 1GHz
1x PCIe® Gen2 x8
2x Tri-mode Gigabit Ethernet
2x USB 2.0

On Board Memory

Memory TypeNo. BanksMemory Size (per bank)
SDRAM11GB DDR3 - (Connected to PS)
SDRAM2256MB DDR3 - (Connected to PL)
microSD1SD Card specific SDC - (Connected to Ps)

Target FPGA Configuration

Flexible boot options from on-board SPI Flash or uSD Flash

FPGA Configuration Flash

Flash TypeFlash Size

On-board Clock Specifications

33MHz reference clock for the Zynq ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore processors
Low-jitter 250MHz reference clock, suitable for SerDes applications
Low-jitter programmable reference clock, suitable for SerDes applications
Low-jitter 200MHz reference clock suitable for IOB delay circuits

I/O Interfaces

Interface TypeQtyDescription
ON-BOARD I/O (On-board)
Comms1microUSB Interface
Connector: microSB connector
Configuration1JTAG Interface
Connector: PCB Header
I/O (P6)
HSSIF2Gigabit Ethernet Interfaces - 1xMDI & 1x SGMII
Comms2USB Ports
Comms2RS-232 and RS-485 Ports
Discrete Digital38LVCMOS 3.3V GPIO connections (VITA 46.9 X8d+X12d+X38s compatible pinout)
Comms2 MIL-STD-1553 Interfaces

Ordering Information

Ordering Code
ParameterCodeParameter Description
Coolingc/AC1 = air cooled industrial,
/CC1 = conduction cooled industrial
Conformal Coatingablank = no conformal coating,
A = Acrylic,
P = Polyurethane

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Reference Designs: (RD-7Z2)

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ADM-XRC-7Z2 Board
One-Year Warranty
One-Year Technical Support


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