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T2M PCI Express PCIe 3.0 Serdes PHY IP in 28HPC

PCIe 3.0 Serdes PHY IP in 28HPC

Description and Features

This PCIe 3.0 Base Specification-compliant Peripheral Component Interconnect Express Gen3 PHY supports the PIPE 4.3 interface standard. Due to the support of an extra PLL control, reference clock control, and inbuilt power gating control, low power consumption is accomplished. Additionally, because the low powermode option is customizable, the PHY is extensively useful for a variety of settings with diverse power consumption considerations. PCIe PHY functionality is verified in NC-Verilog simulation software using test bench written in Verilog HDL.


  • Compliant with PCIe 3.0 Base Specification
  • Compliant with PIPE 4.3
  • Supported data transfer rate: 2.5 GT/s, 5.0 GT/s and 8.0 GT/s
  • Supported physical lane width: x4
  • Supported parallel interface: 32-bit
  • Supported input reference clock: 100 MHz
  • Supported parallel interface data clock: 62.5 MHz, 125 MHz, and 250 MHz
  • Supporting low power operation with configurable setting in power state P1/P2/L1 PM Substates:PLL control, reference clock control, and embedded power gating control
  • UMC 28nm HPC+ 1P7M5X1R (HVT/LVT/EHVT) process
  • Operating Voltage: 0.9V, 0.95V, 1.2V and 1.8V
  • Providing robust testability by low-cost Build-In Self-Test (BIST) via near-end analog and external loopback interface as well as far-end analog/digital loopback interface


  • Behavior model, and protected RTL codes
  • Protected Post layout netlist and
  • Standard Delay Format (SDF)
  • Synopsys library (LIB)
  • Frame view (LEF)
  • Metal GDS (GDSII)
  • Test patterns and Test Documentation