Introduction - 1.0 English

H.264/H.265 Video Decode Unit Solutions LogiCORE IP Product Guide (PG414)

Document ID
PG414
Release Date
2022-07-08
Version
1.0 English

The Xilinx® LogiCORE™ IP H.264/H.265 Video Decode Unit (VDU) core is a Hard IP in Versal® AI Edge and Versal® AI Core series. The VDU core has multiple instance decoder cores (upto four cores) and are implemented as Hard IP in Versal® AI Edge and Versal® AI Core series. Each instance of decoder core in VDU is capable of decompressing single or multiple H.264/H.265 compliance video streams simultaneously at resolutions of up to 3840×2160 pixels at 60 frames per second (4K UHD at 60 Hz). In a multiple stream scenario, it can decode H.265 only, H.264 only or both compliant streams simultaneously. Refer to the product tables in Versal ACAP AI Edge Series Product Selection Guide (XMP464) and Versal AI Core Series Product Selection Guide (XMP452) to know about the number of instance decoder cores inside VDU for different device variants.