Ultra high-speed digitizer and processing solution




The AMC-1151 is an ultra high-speed digitizer and processing solution in an Advanced Mezzanine Card (AMC) form factor, enabling its use in a variety of MicroTCA (uTCA) or AdvancedTCA (ATCA) environments.

The module allows for direct RF-to-digital baseband conversion using a single dual-channel 12-bit ADC running at 1.8 GSPS or 3.6 GSPS when both channels operate together in interleaved mode. The ADC conversion stage is integrated with a Xilinx® Virtex®-6 SX315T or LX240T FPGA device and 1 GB of DDR3 SDRAM for wide bandwidth signal processing and filtering in the digital domain. The module supports PCI Express Gen 2 x4 lanes.

Features and Benefits


  • One 3.6 GSPS 12-bit ADC channel (or two channels at 1.8 GSPS); or
    One 3.2 GSPS 12-bit ADC channel (or two channels at 1.6 GSPS
  • ADC input bandwidth up to 2.8 GHz enables bandpass sampling (Second Nyquist zone)
  • Xilinx Virtex-6 SX315T or LX240T User FPGA
  • 1 GB DDR3 SDRAM (2 banks of 512 MB, 1066 Mbps)
  • AMC module supporting PCI Express Gen2 x4
  • Supports multi-board synchronization
  • Support for phase coherent sampling
  • General purpose digital I/O including high speed serial
  • Drivers and SDK, API, FPGA interfaces included
  • Digital downconverter (DDC) IP available


  • Direct RF-to-Digital conversion between 100 MHz and 3 GHz on a single card
  • Support coherent sampling across multiple channels for direction finding or beamforming applications
  • Accelerate development time, and reuse application between development lab and deployed environment with common software
  • Deploy in harsh environments
  • Satellite Receiver
  • Electronic Support Measures (ESM)
  • Spectral Analysis
  • Software Defined Radio (SDR)
  • High-Speed Test and Measurement
  • Set-Top Box Development
  • Wideband Sensing for Cognitive Radio
  • Channel Measurement and Characterization


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