Avnet Employee (Super Contributor)
Posts: 90
Registered: ‎03-09-2010

Need a heat sink for your FPGA?

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Selecting heat sinks for Xilinx All-Programmable FPGAs, 3G ICs and SoCs depends upon many variables including chip size, device utilization, the ambient environment and other criteria.  Avnet Electronics Marketing and CTS have created some technical aids to ease this process of heat sink identification.


See this following link for more detail:

Matt Burns
Posts: 10
Registered: ‎06-23-2011

Re: Need a heat sink for your FPGA?


  • Industry-leading maximum operating temperature of 90°C
  • Compatible with chipset footprints ranging from 21x21 mm to 45x45 mm
  • Total heights from 16.1 mm for low profile applications to 44.6 mm for lowest thermal resistance
  • Forged and extruded versions available
  • Choice of elliptical, round pin, and plate fin styles
  • CTS FHS-090 Series Fan Heat Sink Data Sheet


Rinzai J. Bell