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.



Type Title Date
Manual - Development Tools PDF 3.77 MB
Manual - Development Tools ZIP 4.27 MB
Guide PDF 2.04 MB
Release Note PDF 254 KB
Release Note PDF 276 KB
Release Note PDF 266 KB
Release Note PDF 252 KB
Application Note PDF 213 KB
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