Production Proven, Complex Semiconductor IP Cores

Semiconductor IP Cores

T2M SerDes 8G Multiprotocol Serdes IP in 14SFP

8G Multiprotocol Serdes IP in 14SFP

Description and Features

High performance SERDES IP designed for chips that perform high bandwidth data communication while operating at low power consumption.


  • Area: ~0.3mm2 per-lane
  • Silicon Proven in SMIC14SF+/SF++ with 0.8V and 1.8V power supply
  • Support for SATA3(6.0Gbps) and PCIe3(8.0Gbps)
  • Backward compatible with 1.5Gbps, 3.0bps for SATA
  • Backward compatible with 2.5Gbps and 5Gbps for PCIe
  • Full compatible with PIPE4 interface specification
  • 20bit/16bit selectable parallel data bus
  • Independent channel power down control
  • Programmable transmit amplitude and FFE
  • Implemented Receiver equalization Adaptive-CTLE and DFE to compensate insertion loss
  • Production test support is optimized through high coverage at-speed BIST and loopback
  • Integrated on-die termination resistors and IO Pads/Bumps
  • Support receiver detection, OOB/Beacon signal generation and detection
  • Support Spread Spectrum clock generation(optional) and receiving
  • Embedded Primary & Secondary ESD Protection HBM/MM/CDM/Latch-Up 2000V/200V/500V/100mA


  • Application Note / User Manual
  • Behavior model, and protected RTL codes
  • Protected Post layout netlist and Standard
  • Delay Format (SDF)
  • Synopsys library (LIB)
  • Frame view (LEF)
  • Metal GDS (GDSII)
  • Area: ~0.3mm2 per-lane
  • SATA gen1/2/3 Transmission schemes encoding octets a 10-bit code groups to form a DC-balanced stream
  • Support PCIe Gen3 and SATA Gen3
  • PC
  • Television
  • Data storage
  • Multimedia Devices
  • Recorders
  • Mobile devices