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Operating System Support for Intel FPGA Complete Design Suite

Information about OS Support for Intel FPGA Complete Design Suite is available on the Operating System Support page of the Intel FPGA website. Related Information, please refer to Operating System Support.


Minimum Disk Space for Intel FPGA Software Version 20.1
Software Minimum Disk Space
Quartus Prime Pro Edition 20 GB
Quartus Prime Standard Edition 15 GB
Quartus Prime Lite Edition 14 GB
Stand-Alone Programmer 3.3 GB
Intel FPGA SDK for OpenCL 3 GB
Intel SoC FPGA Embedded Development Suite 8 GB
Intel Advanced Link Analyzer 5 GB


Intel recommends that your system be configured to provide virtual memory equal to the recommended physical RAM that is required to process your design.


Recommended Physical RAM for Intel Devices 20.1
Family Recommended Physical RAM
Arria 10 18-48 GB
V GZ 8-16 GB
V 6-16 GB
II GZ 4-8 GB
II GX 1.5-6 GB
Cyclone 10 GX 18 GB
10 LP 512 MB - 1.5 GB
V 6-8 GB
IV GX 512 MB - 2 GB
IV E 512 MB - 1.5 GB
MAX 10 512 MB - 2 GB
V 512 MB
II 512 MB
Stratix 10 32-64 GB
V 8-28 GB
IV 2-12 GB
Agilex NA 64 GB(Preliminary Data)
The Quartus Prime software version 20.1 supports the following EDA tools.
Synthesis Tools Version NativeLink
Support
Pro Standard
Mentor Graphics Precision 2018.1 (1) -
Synopsys® Synplify, Synplify Pro, and Synplify Premier O-2018.09-SP1 (2) -

Notes:
  1. Mentor Graphics Precision versions that support the Intel Quartus Prime software are typically released after the release of the Intel Quartus Prime software. Contact Mentor Graphics for versions of Mentor Graphics Precision that support Intel Quartus Prime Standard Edition Software Release Version 20.1.
  2. Synopsys Synplify, Synplify Pro, and Synplify Premier versions that support the Intel Quartus Prime software are typically released after the release of the Intel Quartus Prime software. Contact Synopsys for versions of Synopsys Synplify, Synplify Pro, and Synplify Premier Precision that support Intel Quartus Prime Standard Edition Software Release Version 20.1.

Simulation Tools Version NativeLink
Support
Pro Standard Pro Standard
Aldec Active-HDL 10.5
(Windows 32-bit only)
10.3
(Windows 32-bit only)
Aldec Riviera-PRO 2019.10
(64-bit only)
2015.10
(64-bit only)
Cadence INCISIV Enterprise Simulator (IES) 15.20
(64-bit Linux only)
14.20
(64-bit Linux only)
Cadence Xcelium* Parallel Simulator 19.09
(64-bit Linux only)
- -
Mentor Graphics ModelSim® PE 2019.2
(Windows 32-bit only)
10.4d
(Windows 32-bit only)
Mentor Graphics ModelSim® SE 2019.2
(64-bit only)
10.4d
(64-bit only)
Mentor Graphics ModelSim-Intel FPGA 2020.1
(32-bit only)
2020.1
(32-bit only)
Mentor Graphics Questa® 2019.2
(64-bit only)
10.4d
(64-bit only)
Synopsys VCS and VCS MX P-2019.06-SP1-1
(64-bit Linux only)
2014.12-SP1
(64-bit Linux only)

Formal Verification Tools
(Equivalence Checking)
Version NativeLink Support
Cadence Encouter Conformal 8.1


The DSP Builder software version 20.1 supports the following EDA tools.
Tools Version
Pro Standard
MATLAB R2017b
R2017a
R2016b
R2016a
R2015b
R2013a