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Quartus Prime Lite Edition
Release date: September, 2018
Latest Release: v19.1

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A newer version of the Quartus Prime Design Software is available.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.

The Quartus Prime Lite software version 18.1 supports the following device families: Arria II, Cyclone 10 LP, Cyclone IV, Cyclone V, MAX II, MAX V, and MAX 10 FPGA.      More

Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v18.1 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)  What's Included?
Quartus-lite-18.1.0.625-linux.tar
Size: 6.2 GB MD5: EAF82392603B92DAE632CC0F356B08AA
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 v18.1 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 v18.1 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 v18.1 is installed.
 2. Download the software update file.
 3. Extract content from downloaded file (using WinZip, WinRar, 7zip or others).
Important Note: For Winzip users, you need to download version 22 or newer if your existing WinZip software cannot unzip the tar file, you need to turn the 'TAR file smart CR/LF conversion' option off to make it work correctly. The option can be found through settings menu -> WinZip options -> Advanced or Miscellaneous tab.
 4. Run the QuartusSetup-18.1.1.646-linux.run file.
Read Intel FPGA Software v18.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide
To learn more about the contents of the software update, refer to the 18.1.1 release notes (PDF).

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


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)

System Requirements

System and Software Requirements

Disk space: A full installation of the Intel FPGA Complete Design Suite v18.1 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:
    • Quartus Prime Handbook
    • Intel FPGA Software Installation and Licensing Manual
    • Quartus Prime Software and Device Support Release Notes (PDF)

Software Support

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