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MitySOM-A5E System on ModuleSystem on Module based on Altera Agilex 5E FPGA. Available now!

Product status: Prototypes Available



The MitySOM-A5E is a system on module featuring an Intel / Altera Agilex 5E SoC (System on a Chip) and includes up to 656KLE FPGA fabric, dual core Cortex-A55 + dual core Cortex-A76, on-board power supplies, and memory subsystems. The Altera Agilex 5 delivers 2.5x the performance at 50% less power consumption versus the Cyclone V SoC.

Prototypes of the MitySOM-A5E and the MitySBC-A5E are currently available. Contact Critical Link at info@criticallink.com to get more information.



Altera Agilex 5E SoC

  • Agilex 5E-Series: 23mm x 23mm package
  • FPGA fabric 50KLE up to 656 KLE
  • Dual core Cortex-A55 + Dual core Cortex-A76
  • Optional transceivers


  • 8 GB LPDDR4
  • SD/eMMC
  • uSD
  • QSPI NOR for configuration


  • 5-12Vdc Input, all supplies generated on board


  • MIPI (x4 lanes x 7)
  • UART
  • SPI
  • I2C
  • USB2
  • Ethernet
  • Display Port
  • 48 LVDS pairs
  • GPIO


  • 70.25mm x 50.8mm (2.8″ x 2.0″)


  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Video & Vision Analytics
  • Biometrics
  • Radios & Communications
  • Automated Test & Measurement
  • Robotics
  • Industry 4.0 / Industrial IOT
  • Medical Equipment & Imaging
  • Process Automation
  • Equipment / Condition Monitoring



Block Diagram


Block diagram of the MitySOM-A5E, a system on module featuring the Altera Agilex 5E FPGA








Block diagram of the MitySOM-A5E, a system on module featuring the Altera Agilex 5E with optional transceivers








Development Kit


Block diagram of the MitySOM-A5E Development Kit featuring the Altera Agilex 5E FPGA











Technical Support

Our customers benefit from engineering and applications support for the life of their product. This includes free, lifetime access to our technical support site, as well as access to application engineering resources and other services.

  • In the future, customers will be able to visit our MitySOM-A5E Wiki to access:
    • Linux OS and board support package details, including source code
    • Product change notices
    • Base board design guide
    • Development kit base board design files
    • Software guide to getting started, tool chain, tips and how-to’s
    • Hardware power draw, pin outs, shock and vibration, CAD files, mechanical drawings and 3D models
    • Frequently asked questions
  • Customers will also be able to visit our MitySOM-A5E Forum to access:
    • Software, Hardware, and FPGA forums
  • Altera Agilex 5E-series Documentation

Critical Link’s embedded design team also offers engineering services and other support options such as:

  • Schematic design review for customer designed carrier boards
  • Complete design review services
  • Software development services, including custom BSP development
  • Base board development services
  • Systems Engineering, Software, and Hardware Design to support your project anywhere in the product development lifecycle

Contact us for more information on these services.


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Prototypes of the MitySOM-A5E are currently available in the configuration noted below. Contact Critical Link at info@criticallink.com to get more information.


Orderable P/N FPGA KLE CPU Speed Grade HPS RAM (32-bit) On-board Flash Operating Temperature Buy
A5ED-B9-XXF-RI-X 656 1.4GHz 8 GB 265 MBit -40C to +85C Buy