DesignWare PCI Express (PCIe) IP Solutions

PCIe, PCIe IP, PCI Express

Overview

Synopsys’ DesignWare® IP Solutions for PCI Express® (PCIe®) consist of digital controllers, PHYs, IDE Security Modules, and verification IP. The IP solutions are designed to support all required features of the PCIe 6.0 64GT/s (Gen6), PCIe 5.0 32GT/s (Gen5), PCIe 4.0 16GT/s (Gen4), 3.1 8GT/s (Gen3), 2.1 5GT/s (Gen2) and 1.1 2.5GT/s (Gen1), and latest PIPE specifications. 

As the leading supplier of PCIe IP, Synopsys offers silicon-proven DesignWare IP solutions for PCIe that provide high-throughput, low-latency, and power-efficient external connectivity in SoCs for mobile, networking, storage, cloud computing, AI, and automotive applications. Extensive interoperability testing with third-party products and strict quality measures combined with an expert technical support team enables designers to accelerate time-to-market and reduce integration risk.

DesignWare Controller and PHY IP for PCIe 6.0

See a demo of Synopsys’ complete IP solution for PCIe 6.0 technology showing the controller operating at 64GT/s in FLIT mode and the PAM-4 PHY in 5-nm process achieving two orders of magnitude better BER with 32dB PCIe channel.

Synopsys and Samtec Demonstrate PCIe 6.0 IP, Connector and Cable Systems for AI Hardware Designs

This demo features Synopsys’ DesignWare PHY IP for PCIe 6.0, performing at maximum channel loss, with Samtec's connectors in a configurable, GPU-based AI/ML system.