HDMI_TX_HSMC is a HDMI transmitter daughter board with HSMC (High Speed Mezzanine Connector) interface. Host boards, supporting HSMC-compliant connectors, can control the HDMI_TX_HSMC daughter board through the HSMC interface.
This HDMI_TX_HSMC kit contains complete reference design with source code written in Verilog and C, for HDMI signal transmitting. Based on reference designs, users can easily and quickly develop their applications.
HDMI_TX_HSMC is a HDMI transmitter daughter board with HSMC (High Speed Mezzanine Connector) interface. The board contains the following rich features:
- One HSMC interface for connection purpose
- One HDMI transmitter with single transmitting port
- One 2K EEPROM
- Powered from 3.3V and 12V pins of HSMC connector
The transmitter is compliant with HDMI 1.3a, HDCP 1.2, and DVI 1.0 specifications. It supports the following output video formats:
Block Diagram of Board Functionality
Associated block diagram of HDMI signal transmission
Connecting HDMI_TX_HSMC daughter board to DE4
Connecting HDMI_TX_HSMC daughter board to A2GX
Connecting HDMI_TX_HSMC daughter board to DE2-115
Note that the THCB-HMF2 board is needed to make a connection between the HDMI_TX_HSMC daughter board and the HSMC connector of DE4.
THCB – HMF2 board
The Transmission-Only demonstration will generate HDMI Video/Audio signal for transmission, including various video formats and color space. There are 11 video formats available. The color space includes RGB444, YUV422, and YUV444.
Transmission-Only Demo Hardware Setup
The HDMI_TX_HSMC package contains:
- HDMI_TX_HSMC board x 1
- System CD-ROM x 1
The CD contains technical documents of the HDMI transmitter, and one reference design for HDMI transmitting with source code.