The purpose of this article is to present the verification process of HDL Design House MIPI® CSI2 TX IP core using Questa® VIPs by Mentor, A Siemens Business.
ABOUT THE CSI2 PROTOCOL
Camera Serial Interface 2 (CSI2) defines communication protocol between a peripheral device (camera) and a host processor. It is intended for point-to-point image and video transmission between transmitter (camera) and receiver (host processor). It is mostly used in mobile and automotive industry. High performance and low power are the key features.
CSI2 TRANSMITTER IP
HDL Design House's CSI2 Transmitter IP (HIP3900), a silicon proven IP, was successfully integrated into million gate LSI that was implemented in Fujitsu's 65nm process technology. It supports