CEM-to-SlimSAS PCI-Express® 4.0 adapter card evaluation module


Order now


CEM2SLIMSAS-EVM is a PCI-Express 4.0 x16 to two x8 SlimSAS (SFF-8654) adapter. It enables DS160PR810EVM-RSC and other Texas Instruments PCI-Express 4.0 redriver or retimer riser card evaluation modules to interface to up to four U.2 solid state drives (SSDs) using comercially available SlimSAS (SFF-8654) to U.2 (SFF-8639) cable assemblies.  It features Texas instruments LMK00334 PCI-Express 4.0 clock buffer for distributing the PCI-Express 100 MHz reference clock to downstream SSDs.  It also allows flexible assignment of the PCI-Express side band signals using jumpers.

  • Supports PCI-Express 4.0 1 x4, 2 x4, and 4 x4 bifurcation
  • Two x8 SlimSAS (SFF-8654) connectors
  • LMK00334 PCI-Express 4.0 clock buffer
  • Flexible assignment of PCI-Express side band signals
DS160PR410 4 channel PCI Express gen-4 linear redriver DS160PR412 PCIe® 4.0, 16-Gbps, 4-channel linear redrivers with integrated 1:2 demux DS160PR421 PCIe® 4.0 16-Gbps 4-channel linear redrivers with integrated 2:1 mux DS160PR810 PCIe® 4.0, 16 Gbps, 8-channel linear redriver DS160PT801 PCIe® 4.0 16-Gbps 8-Lane (16-Channel) retimer
Download View video with transcript Video

Order & start development

Evaluation board

CEM2SLIMSAS-EVM — CEM-to-SlimSAS PCI-Express 4.0 adapter card evaluation module

Log in to order
In stock / Out of stock
Not available on TI.com
TI's Standard Terms and Conditions for Evaluation Items apply.

Technical documentation

= Top documentation selected by TI
No results found. Please clear your search and try again.
View all 2
Type Title Date
* User guide CEM2SLIMSAS-EVM Adapter Board User's Guide (Rev. A) 01 Sep 2021
Certificate CEM2SLIMSASEVM EU Declaration of Conformity (DoC) 21 Apr 2020

Support & training

TI E2E™ forums with technical support from TI engineers

View all forum topics

Content is provided "as is" by TI and community contributors and does not constitute TI specifications. See terms of use.

If you have questions about quality, packaging or ordering TI products, see TI support. ​​​​​​​​