FPGA/SoC + DDR PCB Design Tips – Phil's Lab #59

FPGA/SoC with DDR3 memory PCB design overview, basics, and tips for a Xilinx Zynq-based System-on-Module (SoM).

Mixed-signal hardware design course: https://phils-lab-shop.fedevel.education

Free trial of Altium Designer: https://www.altium.com/yt/philslab

Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/phils94

Advanced PCB design course survey: https://forms.gle/3Kdq1E9KV9TAhiim9

Rick Hartley video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySuUZEjARPY

Previous FPGA/SoC video: https://youtu.be/Wt6aske1K10

GitHub: https://github.com/pms67

00:00 Introduction

00:30 Altium Designer Free Trial
00:50 Advanced PCB Design Course Survey

01:30 System Overview
02:37 Power Supplies (Schematic)
03:50 Power Supplies (PCB)
06:33 Vias as Test Points
07:04 Layer Stack-Up
08:55 Impedance Calculation and Via Types
10:22 GND Layers and Power Distribution
13:30 BGA and Decoupling Layout
16:12 Routing, Colours, Packag Delays, and Time Matching
22:00 DDR Termination
23:11 0.5mm Pad Pitch Tip
24:18 Final Tips

Duration: 00:26:38