XR (VR/AR)

Mobile Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are being used in more industries than ever including games, education, health care, and manufacturing. Now VR and AR are converging in various combinations to bring new immersive extended reality (XR) experiences to users.

Our Snapdragon® Mobile Platforms help developers create premium XR experiences such as VR and AR across a range of mobile devices, while our Snapdragon XR2 Platform is a dedicated mobile XR platform that allows developers to create high-quality, cost effective XR solutions for mainstream use. Below we outline the tools we have available to create and enhance your XR experiences.

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A binaural spatial audio plugin for Unity designed to provide superior sound quality, low motion-to-sound latencies and better performance on Snapdragon powered devices.
The Adreno SDK is designed to allow you to take advantage of the graphics and computation power provided by the Adreno GPU, which is integrated in Snapdragon processors.

The Snapdragon XR2 reference design is engineered for software development and testing for deep interaction with AR and VR content.