Software and Hardware Requirements

Software

The Computer Vision Toolbox™ Support Package for Xilinx® Zynq®-Based Hardware provides progressive features depending on what other products you have installed. This section lists the required products for each design goal. To achieve each goal, you must also have the preceding products.

Workflow Overview

For Modeling with Live Video Capture

  • Simulink®

  • Computer Vision Toolbox

  • Vision HDL Toolbox™ (for pixel-streaming designs)

  • Computer Vision Toolbox Support Package for Xilinx Zynq-Based Hardware

For FPGA Targeting

  • HDL Coder™

  • HDL Coder Support Package for Xilinx Zynq Platform

  • Xilinx Vivado®, 2018.3 (third-party product)

For ARM Processor Targeting

  • Embedded Coder®

  • Embedded Coder Support Package for Xilinx Zynq Platform

Hardware

Zynq Development Boards

You can use the following development boards with Computer Vision Toolbox Support Package for Xilinx Zynq-Based Hardware:

  • Avnet® PicoZed™ Embedded Vision Development Kit

    • Supports HDMI input video. Sensor input is not supported.

    • The Embedded Vision Development Kit uses the PicoZed7030 SOM.

  • Xilinx Zynq-7000 SoC ZC702 Evaluation Kit

  • Xilinx Zynq-7000 SoC ZC706 Evaluation Kit

  • Digilent® ZedBoard™ Zynq-7000 Development Board

FMC HDMI Cards

This support package supports the following Avnet HDMI Input/Output FMC modules:

  • FMC-HDMI-CAM

  • FMC-IMAGEON

Input Devices

Any HDMI source, for example, a camera, DVD player, or iPhone with an HDMI cable.

About Apple Product Support

Computer Vision Toolbox Support Package for Xilinx Zynq-Based Hardware supports Apple products with the following conditions:

  • Newer generation: The support package was tested with the iPhone 5s, which works at 1080p with the Lightning Digital AV adapter. Similar devices that should work using this configuration include: iPad (4th generation or later), iPad mini and iPad mini with Retina display, iPod touch (5th generation or later), iPhone 5 or later.

  • Older generation: The support package was tested with the iPad 1, which works at 720p with the Apple Digital AV adapter (2nd generation). Similar devices that should work using this configuration include: iPhone 4, iPad (1st generation), iPod touch (4th generation), iPad 2 and iPad (3rd generation).

For more about these devices, see About Apple Digital AV Adapters for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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