Precision RTL

Precision RTL

Precision RTL is Mentor Graphics’ entry-level FPGA synthesis solution offering excellent quality of results and part of Mentor Graphics’ comprehensive FPGA vendor independent solution.


With a rich feature set that includes advanced optimizations, award-winning analysis, and industry-leading language support, Precision RTL enables vendor-independent design, accelerates time to market, eliminates design defects, and delivers superior quality of results.

Key Features and Benefits

FPGA Vendor Independent Synthesis

  • Support for Actel, Altera, Lattice, and Xilinx
  • OEM support for Abound Logic, Achronix, Atmel, QuickLogic, and TierLogic
  • Same HDL and constraints for all devices


Excellent Quality of Results

  • Meet performance and area goals quickly
  • Advanced timing-driven optimizations
  • Technology inference for multiple vendors



  • RTL and gate-level technology schematics
  • Interactive static-timing engine to perform"what-if" timing analysis


Industry Leading Language Support

  • Supports any combination of Verilog, VHDL, SystemVerilog, and EDIF formats
  • Supports Synopsys Design Constraints



  • Generate building block IP for any device
  • Leverage 3rd party IP validated for Precision


Integration with Mentor Tools


ASIC Prototyping Support

  • Eases ASIC-to-FPGA migration
  • Automatic gated clock conversion
  • Conversion of DesignWare instances
  • Support for ASIC timing constraints (SDC)