iCE40 Ultra Wearable Development Platform

Portable and easy to use development platform: iCE40 Ultra Wearable Development Platform features iCE40 Ultra FPGA and MachXO2 with sensors and 1.54” LCD display in a compact watch form factor for designers to implement and develop always-on functions for wearable applications. Powered via built-in battery or simple USB mini cable.

iCE40 Ultra Wearable Development

Proof-of-concept demos: Several demos are available for download to speed up your development time.

Enhanced Connectivity: Built-in Bluetooth module for easy connectivity.


  • Wearable watch form factor 1.50β€œ x 1.57β€œ x 0.87β€œ(WxLxH) with wrist strap*
  • iCE40 Ultra (iCE5LP-4K-SWG36) in a 36-ball WLCSP package
  • MachXO2 (LCMXO2-2000ZE-1UWG49) in a 49-ball WLCSP package
  • LG 1.54” 240Γ—240 Single Lane MIPI DSI Display
  • Bluetooth Low-Energy Module
  • Sensors: Heart-rate/SpO2, skin temperature, pressure and accelerometer/Gyroscope
  • 2 user LEDs, RGB LEDs, High-current White LED and High-current IR LED
  • Stereo MEMs PDM Microphones
  • 32Mb Quad SPI-flash
  • 27MHz Oscillator
  • Power via built-in 3.7 V, 250mAh Lithium-Polymer Battery or mini-USB cable
  • FTDI 2232HQ USB device allows programming of FPGA and Flash and UART interface to a PC
  • Demos available for download:
    • Parallel RGB to MIPI DSI bridging
    • Health Monitoring**
    • Pedometer**
    • IR Transmitter**
    • Flashlight**

* For instruction on how to handle LCD screen and attach watch strap, please click here
** Reference Android APK available to interface with mobile phone over Bluetooth


For more detail:Β Β  iCE40 Ultra Wearable Development Platform

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