The RZ/Five evaluation kit (EVK) is ideal for evaluating and developing with the Renesas RZ/Five MPU. The EVK includes the RZ/Five SMARC v2.1 System on Module (SoM) and its carrier board. The module board complies with the SMARC v2.1 standard.

  • Contents
    • RZ/Five (RISC-V) Module Board (SMARC2.1)
    • Common Carrier Board (For RZ/G2L, RZ/G2LC, RZ/G2UL and RZ/V2L)
    • USB Cable (USB Type-A- Micro USB Type-B)

*Please prepare the following by yourself:

  • 65W USB Type-C Charger
    • USB PD, QC support
    • Output: 5V3A, 9V3A, 15V3A, 20V3.25A
  • USB Type-C to Type-C cable
    • USB-C&USB-C 3.1 Gen2 USB-PD 100W support
  • micro SD UHI-Class 10 8GB or more

*See EVK user's manual for more information.


  • Device: RZ/Five
    • 1.0 GHz AX45MP AndesCore Single Core MPU (RISC-V)
    • Package: BGA361-pin, 13mm Sq body, 0.5mm pitch
  • SoM Details
    • 1GB DDR4 SDRAM
    • 128Mb QSPI flash memory (AT25QL128A)
    • 64GB eMMC memory
    • microSD card slot
    • 5-output clock oscillator (5P35023)
    • PMIC power supply (DA9062)
  • Carrier Board Details
    • Two standard USB interfaces: USB Micro-AB receptacle (ch0: USB2.0 OTG) and USB Type A receptacle (ch1: USB2.0 Host).
    • Ethernet RJ45 connector for software development and device evaluation.
    • Advance audio development: audio codec and audio jacks for connection to an audio interface.
    • Asynchronous serial port interface via USB Micro-AB receptacle.
    • Two PMOD sockets for peripheral interface.
    • microSD card slot for external storage.
    • USB Type-C receptacle supports USB PD power input.



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