PCI Express PCB Design Considerations Reference Design for the K2G General Purpose EVM (GP EVM)

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PCI-Express provides for low pin-count, high reliability, and high-speed with data transfer at rates of up to 5.0 Gbps per lane, per direction, and an PCIe module is included on the TI 66AK2Gx DSP + ARM Processor system on chip (SoC).  This PCIe PCB design considerations reference design  helps developers optimize the printed circuit board (PCB) design by providing best-practice PCB for the PCIe portion of the 66AK2Gx Processor SoC.  This in turn enables developers achieve desired PCIe signal performance on the first PCB implementation pass, allowing rapid focus on K2G Processor based application development and test.  The 66AK2Gx General Purpose EVM (EVMK2G) is used as a reference to discuss some of these considerations.

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  • Optimized High Speed Signal Routing
  • Surface-Mount PCIe x1 Socket
  • Example of AC Coupling Capacitor Placement
  • Example of Recommended Differential Pair Spacing

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EVMK2G:
66AK2Gx (K2G) Evaluation Module

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Part Number Name Product Family Sample & Buy Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
66AK2G12  Multicore DSP+ARM KeyStone II System-on-Chip (SoC)  C6000 DSP + ARM Processors  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
CDCM6208  2:8 Ultra Low Power, Low Jitter Clock Generator  Clock Generators  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
SN74LVC1G07  Single Buffer/Driver With Open-Drain Output  Buffer/Driver  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
SN74LVC1G08  Single 2-Input Positive-AND Gate  Gate  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules
TPS65911  Integrated Power Management IC (PMIC) w/ 4 DC/DCs, 9 LDOs and RTC  Power Management  Sample & Buy View Design Kits & Evaluation Modules

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User guides (1)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views TI Recommends
PDF 2432 12 Jun 2018 131
Design files (8)
Title Abstract Type Size (KB) Date Views
ZIP 151 11 Aug 2016 163
ZIP 12389 11 Aug 2016 113
PDF 1523 11 Aug 2016 242
PDF 119 11 Aug 2016 171
ZIP 12389 19 Apr 2016 113
ZIP 151 19 Apr 2016 163
PDF 117 19 Apr 2016 171
PDF 1530 19 Apr 2016 242
Related Tools & Software

Design Kits & Evaluation Modules (1)

Name Part Number Tool Type
66AK2Gx 1GHz Evaluation Module  EVMK2GX  Evaluation Modules & Boards 

Software (1)

Name Part Number Software Type
Processor SDK for 66AK2Gx Processors - Linux and TI-RTOS Support  PROCESSOR-SDK-K2G  Software Development Kits (SDK) 


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