Mobile Gaming & Graphics (Adreno)

Snapdragon™ processors include the integrated, custom-built Adreno GPU. The power of the Adreno GPU allows developers to bring console and PC quality 3D games to mobile devices. The Qualcomm Technologies Adreno graphics solution helps put the power in your hands, allowing you to make the most of your 2D and 3D games across wide array of devices from high-end smartphones and tablets to feature phones.

Optimize for faster frame rates, smoother rendering, and longer battery life. Designed for everything from 3D rendering to high-end effects, Adreno GPUs deliver the graphics power needed for the next generation of games and user experiences.

Adreno SDK

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The Adreno SDK includes tools, libraries, samples, documentation, and tutorials for creating immersive mobile gaming experiences.

  • Comprehensive collection of utilities
  • Variety of samples and libraries
  • Thorough documentation
  • Supports OpenGLES, OpenCL and DirectX APIs
  • Support for Unity, Epic and Unigine

Adreno Profiler

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Use Adreno Profiler to analyze and optimize graphics performance in your apps. It provides per-frame analysis and real-time performance counter visualization for Android and Windows environments. Many different factors can impact performance on graphics and these are difficult to pinpoint without a profiler. Adreno Profiler makes it easier for you with a range of features including hardware based performance counters, per-render call metrics, shader prototyping and more.

  • GPU performance analysis, debugging and optimization tool
  • Includes override feature for performance experimentation
  • Supports OpenGLES, OpenCL and DirectX APIs