PEX 8111

PEX 8111  Lead Free  PCI-SIG Integrator's List

x1 Lane, 10 x 10mm FBGA or 13 x 13mm PBGA

The PEX 8111 is End of Life. Please design using PEX 8112.

The ExpressLane™ PEX 8111 is a high performance bridge designed to the PCI Express-to-PCI Bridge Specification 1.0, that enables designers to migrate legacy PCI bus interfaces to the new advanced serial PCI Express. This 2-port device is equipped with a single lane PCI Express port and a parallel bus segment supporting the conventional PCI operation. The PEX 8111 is capable of operating in forward and reverse bridging modes. The PEX 8111 is offered in a 10 x 10mm 161-ball FPBGA or a 13 x 13mm 144-ball PBGA. This device is available in leaded and lead-free packaging.

PEX 8111 Technical Documentation

Document/Resources Everyone Access Requires Membership Requires NDA Description Version Date
Product Brief Download     Product Overview 1.4 10/05
Data Book   Download   Detailed Technical Specifications 1.3 07/08
Design Notes   Download   Arbitration Design Note 1.4 02/07
  Download   Delay Link Training on Apple Power Mac G5 1.1 02/06
  Download   E7520 (Lindenhurst) Chipset Consideration 1.0 10/05
  Download   GPIO 2 and 3 Power Up Strapping Design Note 1.0 12/07
  Download   Interrupt Design Note 1.0 03/06
  Download   PCLKO External Reset 1.0 11/06
  Download   Performance Design Note 1.1 04/07
  Download   Quick Start Design Note 1.3 07/07
  Download   RDK Interoperability Test Report 1.0 07/07
  Download   Schematic Design Checklist 1.4 11/07
  Download   Unused GPIO Balls Require Pull-Up Resistors 1.1 04/07
Errata   Download   Errata List 1.91 01/08
Application Notes   Download   PCI-to-PCI Express Bridge Interoperability Issues in Some Windows Platforms 1.0 13May13
Conversion Documents   Download   PEX 8111 AA to BB Conversion 1.0 06/05
  Download   PEX 8111BB to PEX 8112AA Conversion 1.3 11/07
Videos   View HTML   IO Sharing via PLX PCIe Switches -- Oct 2010
  View HTML   PCI Express 3.0 over Optical Cable -- Oct 2010
  View HTML   PCI Express Clustering for next generation data centers -- Oct 2010
Product Change Notification (PCN)   Download   PCN-2008-5: Final Qualification Report 2.0 06/08
  Download   PCN-2008-5: NEC Kyushu fab -- 04/08
  Download   PCN-2009-2: Product/Process Change Notice, leaded to lead-free -- 02/09
  Download   PCN-2010-3: NEC Electronic/Renesas Merger-marking logo change on the tray, outer box, and product label. -- 03/10
  Download   PCN-2009-2: Final Qualification Report -- --
  Download   PDN-2013-1: Product Discontinuance Notice for PEX8111-BB66BC F 1.0 11Jan13
Ordering Information View HTML     Part Number, Listing and Compliance -- --
Quality & Reliability   Download   Certificate of Compliance (CoC) - REACH/RoHS -- 28June12
  Download   Certificate of Compliance (CoC) - REACH144/RoHS2/Halogen-Free -- 28Aug13
  Download   Certificate of Compliance REACH 151, RoHS2 and Halogen-Free -- 04Mar14
  Download   Certificate of Compliance, REACH 155, RoHS2 and Halogen-Free -- 04Sept14
  Download   FIT Rate Reliability Monitor- Test Report (Quarterly) -- Q2 2014
  Download   ICP Test Report -- 24Jan11
  Download   Lead-Free Material Analysis Data -- --
  Download   Lead-Free Reflow Profile & Peak Temperature -- --
  Download   Leaded Material Analysis Data -- --
  Download   Reliability Qualification Report -- 07/05

PEX 8111 Development Tools

Document/Resources Everyone Access Requires Membership Requires NDA Description Version Date
Rapid Development Kit (RDK)   Download   RDK-F Board Rev 3.0 Hardware Reference Manual 2.1 10/05
  Download   RDK-F Errata List 1.0 02/06
  Download   RDK-R Board Rev 3.0 Hardware Reference Manual 2.1 10/05
Software Development Kit (SDK)   View HTML   Software Development Kit -- --
BSDL   Download   144-pin Standard BGA package, Boundary Scan Description Language file 1.0 12/05
  Download   161-pin Fine-pitch BGA package, Boundary Scan Description Language file 1.0 12/05
HSPICE Model   Download   144-pin, Hspice Model 1.1 03/06
  Download   161-pin, Hspice Model 1.1 03/06
IBIS Models   Download   144-ball PBGA package, IBIS Model 1.1 02/06
  Download   161-ball PBGA package, IBIS Model 1.1 02/06
OrCAD   Download   Complete OrCAD Library for version OrCAD 9.1 -- 09/05
Reference Design Download     Arbiter Code (Verilog File) 1.0 11/06
  Download   Conexant BT878 Reference Design 1.0 06/06
Design Guidelines     Download PCB Layout Review Guide 1.1 29Sep12

Relevant Press Releases

Release Date Announcement
12/07/10 PLX, Fresco Logic Unite to Unleash USB 3.0 Performance for Legacy Systems
09/13/10 PLX Showcases World's First PCI Express Gen 3 Switch Running over Optical Cable at Intel Developer Forum

PEX 8111 Applications

Application Description Document
Server Stand-alone Easy PCI to PCIe Conversion - Expand your Business Quickly ExpressApps#19
(PDF)
Communications DSLAM Advanced Mezzanine Card (AdvancedMC™) for PCI Express - Easy Upgrade to New AdvancedMC PCIe Standard (AMC.1) ExpressApps#5
(PDF)
Router / Switch Single Port DS3/E3 ATM Advanced Mezzanine Card for Telecom Edge Access - Leverage PCI-based Designs into PCI Express ExpressApps#27
(PDF)
Embedded Imaging / Graphics High performance PCI Graphics Card using PCI express Native Silicon - PCIe-Native Silicon Can Interface with Legacy PCI Systems ExpressApps#11
(PDF)
Medical Advanced Mezzanine Card (AdvancedMC™) for PCI Express - Easy Upgrade to New AdvancedMC PCIe Standard (AMC.1) ExpressApps#5
(PDF)
PC Peripheral and Consumer Electronics Graphics / Video PCI Express Digital Video Recorder Cards - Easy Upgrade to PCI Express ExpressApps#23
(PDF)
PCs PCI Express Sound Cards - Easy Upgrade to PCI Express ExpressApps#33
(PDF)
PCI Express Combo I/O Cards - Using PCI Native Silicon Endpoints - Deploy Combo Cards for the New Standard ExpressApps#21
(PDF)
PCI Express USB 2.0 Host Card Adapter - Continued use of Legacy Devices in new PCI Express Architectures ExpressApps#53
(PDF)