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Quartus Prime Lite Edition
Release date: November, 2015
Latest Release: v17.1

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The Quartus Prime software version 15.1 supports the following device families: Arria II, Cyclone IV, Cyclone V, MAX II, MAX V, and MAX 10 FPGA.      More

Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v15.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide



Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.

Quartus Prime Lite Edition Software (Device support included)
Quartus-lite-15.1.0.185-linux.tar
Size: 5.6 GB MD5: EF0D9EB90E24338AD31864D3069151B0
Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.
Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v15.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide



Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.

Quartus Prime Lite Edition (Free)

Devices
You must install device support for at least one device family to use the Quartus Prime software.
Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.
Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v15.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide



Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.

Quartus Prime Lite Edition Software DVD (Device support included)
Quartus-lite-15.1.0.185.iso
Size: 7.8 GB MD5: FFDF36DB956580FF0EE09E92B0D5E20E
Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.
Download and install instructions:     More
Read Intel FPGA Software v15.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide



Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.

Add-On Software

Stand-Alone Software
Note: The Quartus Prime software is a full-featured EDA product. Depending on your download speed, download times may be lengthy.
Download and install instructions:     Less
 1. Ensure the Quartus Prime software v15.1 is installed.
 2. Download the software update file.
 3. Extract content from downloaded file (using WinZip, WinRar, 7zip or others).
Important Note: For Winzip users, you need to turn the 'TAR file smart CR/LF conversion' option off to make it work correctly. The option can be found through settings menu -> WinZip options -> Advanced or Miscellaneous tab.
 4. Run the QuartusSetup-15.1.2.193-linux.run file.
Read Intel FPGA Software v15.1 Installation FAQ
Quick Start Guide
To learn more about the contents of the software update, refer to the release notes (PDF).

Software Update Only
Use this option if you already have the Quartus Prime software installed and just want the updates.



Complete Download
Use this option if you do not have the latest version of the Quartus Prime software installed and want to download the software and the update together. This installer will install v15.1 first and then update it to v15.1.2




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Software Update Only
Use this option if you already have the Quartus Prime software installed and just want the updates.
Software and IP Updates (Latest)

Complete Download
Use this option if you do not have the latest version of the Quartus Prime software installed and want to download the software and the update together. This installer will install v15.1 first and then update it to v15.1.2
Quartus Prime Lite Edition Software Update 2 (Device support included)
Quartus-lite-15.1.2.193-linux.tar
Size: 9.7 GB MD5: 0F5CF26B7BB1837DA350F847DC8C98D8
Show Archived Software Updates

System Requirements

System and Software Requirements

Disk space: A full installation of the Intel FPGA Complete Design Suite v15.1 requires approximately 13GB of available disk space on the drive or partition where you are installing the software.

If you are running the Bitdefender antivirus software, you should temporarily disable the software during the Quartus Prime software download and installation process.

Documentation Links

View the following documentation for Quartus Prime software and device support details:
Quartus Prime Handbook
Intel FPGA Software Installation and Licensing Manual
Quartus Prime Software and Device Support Release Notes (PDF)

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