Release Notes

What's in Snapdragon NPE SDK v1.8.0?

This release adds support for a new network architecture and extends support for Snapdragon processors.

  • MobileNets support for CPU, GPU
  • Support for Snapdragon 636
  • dded Android ARM 64 bit libraries

What's new in Snapdragon NPE SDK v1.6.0?

This release brings stability and fixes a number of important issues reported by the AI ecosystem as well as our community of developers.

  • Support for Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 450 processors - CPU, GPU
  • Bugfixes and performance improvements, including an issue where the NPE would not run if the OpenCL library was missing

What's new in Snapdragon NPE SDK v1.4.0?

This release adds support for a new network architecture and extends support for Snapdragon processors.

  • Support for Snapdragon 630 - CPU, GPU
  • Support for Snapdragon 820 Automotive Processors – ADSP
  • Support for FasterRCNN - CPU, DSP

What's in Snapdragon Neural Processing Engine (NPE) SDK v1.2.2?

This is our first public release on Qualcomm Developer Network.

  • Available on Qualcomm Developer Network for download and usage
  • Support for reshape and permute layers
  • Enhancements to Caffe2
  • Documentation updates

What's in Snapdragon NPE SDK v1.2.0?

This release was primarily meant for Caffe2 support.

What's in Snapdragon NPE SDK v1.0.2?

This release was meant to add support for the newest Snapdragon mobile platforms.

What's in Snapdragon NPE SDK v1.0?

This release mainly introduced TensorFlow support and stabilized the APIs.

  • Official TensorFlow conversion support
  • DSP runtime support
  • New dlc-quantize tool
  • API changes (non-backwards compatible changes were made)
    • DLC files created prior to 1.0 release need to be regenerated