Floating-point Xilinx or Opencores?

Discussion in 'VHDL' started by janeruth, Oct 11, 2011.

  1. janeruth

    janeruth

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    Hi,

    Wondering if anyone's done any work comparing the opencores floating-point cores to Xilinx's?

    On the surface the functionality appears to be similar, apart from opencores claims 100% IEEE754 compliant while the Xilinx versions don't support denormalized numbers. And I'm not sure yet how customizable the opencores version is.

    But specifically i'm wondering about implementation efficiency; resource usage and speed comparisons, success on different FPGA's....etc?

    Anyone know of any comparisons having been done or know any more about the opencores versions?

    Much thanks.
     
    janeruth, Oct 11, 2011
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