XEM6001 and XEM7001 Pin Compatible?

Is it possible to use a XEM7001 with board designed for XEM6001?

Of course I assume there is some porting work.

Motivation is to be able to use current Windows available Xilinx development tools.

Both XEM6001 and XEM7001 support 3.3V I/O, so that’s a good thing. We tried to keep the pinout as similar as possible but, due to architecture differences, there are likely things you will need to consider.

We recommend reviewing the user’s manual and pin lists (see below) in the context of your application before making any decision: