This Trenz Electronic Starter Kit consists of a TE0808 module on a TEBF0808 base board in Mini-ITX Enclosure. See Shop Link for detailed content.
TE0808 UltraSOM+ - Wiki with TRM, reference projects, application notes and more
TE0790-XMOD FTDI JTAG Adapter - Wiki with settings and configurations
Vivado/SDK/SDSoC - Short instructions for Vivado, SDK, SDSoC
Project Delivery - General descriptions of reference designs and content
TE0808 Download Area - contains various reference designs, schematics, hardware designs, 3D models and more
TEBF0808 Download Area - contains schematics, hardware designs, 3D models and more
TE0790-XMOD Download Area - contains firmware with projects, schematics, hardware designs, 3D models and more
TE Master Pinout - Excel Sheet as Pinout-Viewer and XDC-Generator
Shop TE0808-Starter-Kit - contains prices, order number, content...
Xilinx Software and Driver
Vivado Design Suite - Xilinx Design Software with JTAG drivers and documentation
Xilinx Download Area - All Xilinx Software, Device Models and Libraries
ES devices are not included in all Vivado versions, for ES1 only:
activate beta device see: FAQ - How can I activate beta devices?
For all Starter Kit's shipped before 2017-06-21:
Enclosure Power and HD LED was swapped on connector. See "Enclosure Power Button, Reset Button, HDD LED and Power LED" section for correct connection.
Starter Kit is shipped with prebuilt Linux Example on SD. Newest version and sources are available on our download area: TE0808 Reference Designs
Connect main power and set power switch to on. See Main Power Enclosure Location
- Connect mini USB cable from XMOD with green dot to host PC. See XMODs Connection
- Insert SD-Card with pre-loaded content into SD-Card slot.
- Open Serial Console:
- COM Port: for correct number see device manager
- Press the Power on button on the enclosure. See Power Button, Reset Button, HDD LED and Power LED Enclosure Location
- Linux login:
- User Name:root
Starter Kit Basic
Main Power Enclosure Location
Power Button , Reset Button, HDD LED and Power LED Enclosure Location
Default DIP Switch Settings
(with green dot)
Starter Kit Status
- Section is currently not complete -
Main Power Switch is OFF
No Power on Starter Kit.
Identification: FANs do not work, all LEDs are off.
Main Power Switch is ON and Power Button is not pressed
Only some basics on TEBF0808 are powered on. This mode is used for CPLDs Firmware updates.
Identification: FANs do not work, some LEDs blinking.
Main Power Switch is ON and Power Button is pressed first time
TE0808 will be powered on. System boots if boot mode is set correct and files are available.
Identification: FANs do work, LEDs blinking states change.
Starter Kit Cable Connection
Starter Kit will be shipped with all cable connected.