AndeShape™ AICE2

High performance ICE solution for AndesCore™

General Description

AndeShape™ AICE2 is a high-performance debugging solution, which works with AndeSight™ Development Suite and AndesCore™ Embedded Debug Module (EDM) through Andes debug interface connection. While maintaining software compatible with AndeShape™ AICE debugging solution as well as compliant with all revisions of EDM, AICE2 is designed with high-performance in order to satisfy the high end market.
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Feature Highlight


  • Support Andes JTAG debug port (JDP, 5-wire) and Andes serial debug port (SDP, 2-wire) interfaces
  • Support multiple JTAG devices through Andes JDP interface
  • Support the debug-on-reset feature
  • Support batch commands for profiling
  • Connect to the target system through a fine-pitch10-pin JTAG cable, and to the debug host through a Mini-B USB 2.0 cable
  • Powered by the USB connection; no additional power supply required
  • Auto debug interface detection (JDP/SDP)
  • Auto I/O voltage detection (3.3V/2.5V)
  • Auto frequency calibration for the debug interface (24/12/6/3/1.5/0.75/0.375MHz)
  • Maximum debug interface frequency: 48MHz
  • Over 700KB/sec effective download speed with Andes JDP interface
  • Over 500KB/sec effective download speed with Andes SDP interface
  • Work with all AndesCore based systems with EDM implementations.

Development Tools

  • AndeSight™ IDE v3.0.0 or later
  • AndeShape™ Development Platforms