ECP5 Evaluation Board

Prototyping Board with Abundant Logic, I/O, 5G SERDES and Expansion Headers

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More I/O access – With 178 I/O, 20 differential pair I/O, four 5G SERDES channels and 85K LUTs available for user-defined applications, the ECP5 Evaluation Board allows designers to better investigate and experiment with the features of ECP5 FPGA family.

Expandable usability – Board features the ECP5 85K LUT FPGA in the 381-ball caBGA package (LFE5UM5G-85F-8BG381) and the ability to expand the usability of the ECP5 with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Digilent Peripheral Module (Pmod™), Microphone Daughter Card (MDC) and general purpose I/O expansion headers.

Rapid prototyping of user functions – Features of the ECP5 Evaluation Board can assist engineers with the rapid prototyping and testing of their specific designs.


  • ECP5-5G FPGA (LFE5UM5G-85F-8BG381)
  • USB-B connection for device programming and Inter-Integrated Circuit (I2C) utility and future capability to support Improved Inter-Integrated Circuit (I3C)
  • On-board Boot Flash – 128 Mbit Serial Peripheral Interface (SPI) Flash, with Quad read feature
  • 8 input DIP switches, 3 push buttons and 8 LEDs for demo purposes
  • Multiple reference clock sources

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Kit Contents

  • ECP5 Evaluation Board pre-loaded with demo design
  • USB-A to USB-B (Mini) Cable for programming FPGA via a PC
  • 12 V AC/DC power adapter and international plug adapters
  • Quick Start Guide
  • ECP5 Evaluation Board Diamond License Information 1

1. If you currently do not have access to the award-winning Lattice Diamond design software, Lattice would like to offer you a special 1-year license, that enables design for the LFE5UM5G-85F FPGA featured on the ECP5 Evaluation Board. To request this license, please follow instructions included with the board. Please note that this license is valid for Diamond design software and can be used only with the ECP5 Evaluation Board. This is a limited-time offer.

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Side View

Ordering Information

  • Ordering Part Number: LFE5UM5G-85F-EVN
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Programming Cable - User Guide
Describes the features and recommended usage guidelines of Lattice ispDOWNLOAD Cables.
FPGA-UG-02042 26.7 4/24/2024 PDF 992.6 KB
ECP5 Evaluation Board Flash Programming Instructions
1.0 8/24/2018 PDF 248.1 KB
ECP5 Evaluation Board - Quick Start Guide
QS045 1.0 8/9/2023 PDF 764 KB
ECP5 Evaluation Board User Guide
FPGA-EB-02017 1.3 5/1/2023 PDF 3.5 MB
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ECP5 Evaluation Board Default Demo
1.1 2/10/2020 ZIP 40.9 KB
ECP5 Evaluation Board Layout
1.0 8/10/2018 ZIP 5.7 MB
ECP5 Evaluation Board Schematic
1.0 8/10/2018 ZIP 503.9 KB

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