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Quartus Prime Lite Edition
Release date: November, 2016
Latest Release: v18.1

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A newer version of the Quartus Prime Design Software is available. Users should upgrade to the latest version of the Quartus Prime Design Software. This version does not include the latest open source components that have functional and security updates. For critical support requests, please contact our support team.

You may be exposed to a vulnerability issue if you have installed or plan to install Quartus Prime/Quartus II software from v11.0 to v18.0 to a location with space(s) in the path. See this KDB solution for more details.

The Quartus Prime Lite software version 16.1 supports the following device families: Arria II, Cyclone IV, Cyclone V, MAX II, MAX V, and MAX 10 FPGA.      More

Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v16.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide

The Combined Files download for the Quartus Prime Design Software includes a number of additional software components. A list of files included in each download can be viewed in the tool tip (i icon) to the right of the description. The Complete Download includes all available device families. To achieve a smaller download and installation footprint, you can select device support in the Multiple File Download section, or select components in the Individual Files and Additional Software tabs.




Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.

Quartus Prime Lite Edition Software (Device support included)
Quartus-lite-16.1.0.196-linux.tar
Size: 5.8 GB MD5: 7A87D35B88209C91736F040B32351202
Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.
Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v16.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide



Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.

Quartus Prime Lite Edition (Free)

Devices
You must install device support for at least one device family to use the Quartus Prime software.
Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.
Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v16.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide



Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.

Add-On Software

Stand-Alone Software
Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.
Download and install instructions:     Less
 1. Ensure the Quartus Prime software v16.1 is installed.
 2. Download the software update file.
 3. Run the QuartusSetup-16.1.2.203-linux.run file.
Read Intel FPGA Software v16.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide
To learn more about the contents of the software update, refer to the release notes (PDF).

Software Update Only
Use this option if you already have the Quartus Prime software installed and just want the updates.


Complete Download
Use this option if you do not have the latest version of the Quartus Prime software installed and want to download the software and the update together. This installer will install v16.1 first and then update it to v16.1.2




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Software Update Only
Use this option if you already have the Quartus Prime software installed and just want the updates.
Software and IP Updates (Latest)

Complete Download
Use this option if you do not have the latest version of the Quartus Prime software installed and want to download the software and the update together. This installer will install v16.1 first and then update it to v16.1.2
Quartus Prime Lite Edition Software Update 2 (Device support included)
Quartus-lite-16.1.2.203-linux.tar
Size: 8.3 GB MD5: 1D95A7F03B4132A7B245CD33FB8B0328
Show Archived Software Updates

System Requirements

System and Software Requirements

Disk space: A full installation of the Intel FPGA Complete Design Suite v16.1 requires approximately 14GB of available disk space on the drive or partition where you are installing the software.

If you are running the Bitdefender antivirus software, you should temporarily disable the software during the Quartus Prime software download and installation process.

Documentation Links

View the following documentation for Quartus Prime software and device support details:

Intel FPGA Software Installation and Licensing Manual
Quartus Prime Software and Device Support Release Notes (PDF)

Software Support

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Legal Notice

The Intel FPGA Software License Subscription Agreement governs the installation and use of this software.