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Registered: ‎10-22-2007

help needed for spartan 3 starter kit

Hi all
I want to attach a webcam (using a RS232 TO USB convertor) to my spartan3 starter kit  for corelating incoming images of video at 30 frames per second. Can I do that
If not which board should i select for this application . cost is also an issue
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Explorer
Explorer
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Registered: ‎08-14-2007

Re: help needed for spartan 3 starter kit

RS232 is slow. You need to calculate if it can meet the requirements for your 30 frams data.
 
It also relates to what you need to do with the images. How complex is the algorithm.


Message Edited by unicorn70 on 10-30-2007 10:26 PM
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Registered: ‎10-22-2007

Re: help needed for spartan 3 starter kit

what is the max buad rate which RS232 supports in spartan3
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Xilinx Employee
Xilinx Employee
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Registered: ‎08-07-2007

Re: help needed for spartan 3 starter kit

According to the MPD file, it's up to 921600.
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