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== LimeSDR-PCIe Boards ==
 
== LimeSDR-PCIe Boards ==
  
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[[File:LimeSDR_PCIe_v1.3.png|center|640px|LimeSDR-PCIe v1.3]]
  
Coming Soon!
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== Features and Specifications ==
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{| class="wikitable"
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! Feature !! Description
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|-
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| RF Transceiver || Lime Microsystems LMS7002M MIMO FPRF
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|-
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| FPGA || Cyclone IV GX (EP4CGX30CF23C7N)
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|-
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| PCI Express  || x4 (4 lanes)
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|-
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| Oscillator || Rakon @ 30.72MHz
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|-
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| Continuous frequency range || 100 kHz – 3.8 GHz
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|-
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| Bandwidth || 61.44MHz
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|-
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| RF connection || 10 U.FL connectors (6 RX, 4 TX)
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|-
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| Power Output (CW) || Up to 10dBm
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|-
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| Multiplexing || 2×2 MIMO
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|-
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| Power Supply || Via PCIe connector or optional external power supply
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|-
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| Status indicators || Programmable LEDs
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|-
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| Dimensions || 68,9mm x 136,85mm
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|}
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== Getting Help ==
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If you have questions, the [https://discourse.myriadrf.org/ MyriadRF Discourse] is a best place to ask for help.
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== Documentation ==
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* [[LimeSDR-PCIe_v1.2_hardware_description | LimeSDR-PCIe v1.2 hardware description]]
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* [[LimeSDR-PCIe_v1.3_hardware_description | LimeSDR-PCIe v1.3 hardware description]]
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* [[LimeSDR-PCIe_driver_installation | LimeSDR-PCIe driver installation description]]
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* [[LimeSDR-PCIe_FPGA_programming | LimeSDR-PCIe FPGA programming]]
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* [[Getting_Started_with_LimeSDR-USB_and_LimeSuiteGUI | Getting Started with LimeSDR-USB and LimeSuiteGUI]] - Using LimeSDR-USB board with LimeSuiteGUI software
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* [[LimeSDR-USB Quick Test|LimeSDR-USB Quick Test]] - How to check if LimeSDR-USB is working correctly
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* [[LMS7002Mr3_Calibration_Using_MCU|LMS7002M (Mask 1) Transceiver Calibration]] - LMS7002Mr3 calibration guide, using internal MCU
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* [[LimeSDR Made Simple]] - Demystifying using SDR in the real world and programming a simple example with confidence, through bite sized chunks.
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LMS7002M-docs/blob/master/LMS7002M_Data_Sheet_v3.2r00.pdf LMS7002M Datasheet (PDF)] - LMS7002M RF transceiver datasheet
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LMS7002M-docs/blob/master/LMS7002M_Programming_and_Calibration_Guide_v31r05.pdf LMS7002M Programming and Calibration Guide (PDF)] - LMS7002M programming and calibration guide
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== Software ==
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*[[LimeSuiteGUI|LimeSuiteGUI]]
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== FPGA Binary ==
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Here are the link to FPGA gateware (bitstream):
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* LimeSDR-PCIe v1.2 [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe_GW/tree/HW_v1.2 gateware project]
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* LimeSDR-PCIe v1.3 [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe_GW gateware project]
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== Board Design Files ==
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Here are links to the schematic, PCB project and BOM.
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'''LimeSDR-PCIe v1.2''':
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe/blob/master/hardware/1v2/EDA/Project%20Outputs%20for%20LimeSDR-PCIe_1v2/LimeSDR-PCIe_1v2_schematic_r2.PDF Schematic (PDF)]
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe/tree/master/hardware/1v2/EDA PCB project (Altium project)]
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe/blob/master/hardware/1v2/EDA/Project%20Outputs%20for%20LimeSDR-PCIe_1v2/BOM/LimeSDR-PCIe_1v2_BOMr2.xls BOM (XLS)]
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'''LimeSDR-PCIe v1.3''':
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe/blob/master/hardware/1v3/EDA/Project%20Outputs%20for%20LimeSDR-PCIe_1v3/LimeSDR-PCIe_1v3_schematic_r0.PDF Schematic (PDF)]
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe/tree/master/hardware/1v3/EDA PCB project (Altium project)]
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* [https://github.com/myriadrf/LimeSDR-PCIe/blob/master/hardware/1v3/EDA/Project%20Outputs%20for%20LimeSDR-PCIe_1v3/BOM/LimeSDR-PCIe_1v3_BOMr2.xls BOM (XLS)]
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== Additional Components ==
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Here is a list of additional components to be used with LimeSDR-PCIe board.
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* [http://uk.farnell.com/ls-research/080-0001/cable-ufl-to-sma-rp-female-bulkhead/dp/2324836 U.FL to SMA adapter cable]
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Latest revision as of 12:52, 10 July 2019

1 LimeSDR-PCIe Boards

LimeSDR-PCIe v1.3

2 Features and Specifications

Feature Description
RF Transceiver Lime Microsystems LMS7002M MIMO FPRF
FPGA Cyclone IV GX (EP4CGX30CF23C7N)
PCI Express x4 (4 lanes)
Oscillator Rakon @ 30.72MHz
Continuous frequency range 100 kHz – 3.8 GHz
Bandwidth 61.44MHz
RF connection 10 U.FL connectors (6 RX, 4 TX)
Power Output (CW) Up to 10dBm
Multiplexing 2×2 MIMO
Power Supply Via PCIe connector or optional external power supply
Status indicators Programmable LEDs
Dimensions 68,9mm x 136,85mm

3 Getting Help

If you have questions, the MyriadRF Discourse is a best place to ask for help.

4 Documentation

5 Software

6 FPGA Binary

Here are the link to FPGA gateware (bitstream):

7 Board Design Files

Here are links to the schematic, PCB project and BOM.

LimeSDR-PCIe v1.2:


LimeSDR-PCIe v1.3:

8 Additional Components

Here is a list of additional components to be used with LimeSDR-PCIe board.