This chapter covers the electrical and switching characteristics for MAX
Electrical characteristics include operating conditions and power consumptions. This
chapter also describes the timing model and specifications.
You must consider the recommended DC and switching conditions described in this
chapter to maintain the highest possible performance and reliability of the MAX V
This chapter contains the following sections:
“Operating Conditions” on page 3–1
“Power Consumption” on page 3–10
“Timing Model and Specifications” on page 3–10
ratings, recommended operating conditions, DC electrical characteristics, and other
specifications for MAX V devices.
Absolute Maximum Ratings
lists the absolute maximum ratings for the MAX V device family.
Table 3–1. Absolute Maximum Ratings for MAX V Devices
Internal supply voltage
I/O supply voltage
DC input voltage
DC output current, per pin
(1) For more information, refer to the
Operating Requirements for Altera Devices Data
(2) Conditions beyond those listed in
ratings for extended periods of time may have adverse affects on the device.
(3) For more information about “under bias” conditions, refer to
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MAX V Device Handbook
3. DC and Switching Characteristics for
Table 3–15 on page 3–9
list information about absolute maximum
With respect to ground
TQFP and BGA packages
may cause permanent damage to a device. Additionally, device operation at the absolute maximum
MAX V Devices