The installer is a light-weight application that provides an easy to use interface for selecting the PowerVR Tools and SDK components that you would like to download (including target OSs and graphics APIs). Once a selection is made, the installer will download the required packages to your machine.
Our Tools and SDK can be used freely (i.e., no fees) for any commercial or non-commercial purpose. The code provided can be modified, cut and paste as well as integrated into other projects. However, if you want to distribute our source code as-is you will need to keep the copyright at the top of the file.
- The PowerVR SDK Licence covers the source code for the Framework and Examples, and can be found here
- The PowerVR Tools are covered by a separate licence that can be found here
- Frequently asked questions about the PowerVR SDK and Tools Licences can be found here
Download the installer for your preferred OS below
What’s new in this SDK – Find out about all of the changes and updates in this release, here.
This allows you to browse or fork the code, send pull requests for features and fixes, and view a wealth of other related information. You can also view our PowerVR GitHub page where you will find other useful resources.
PowerVR OpenRL SDK
PowerVR OpenRL™ is a flexible low level API for accelerating ray tracing in both graphics and non-graphics (e.g., physics) applications, find out more here.
OpenCL on PowerVR GPUs
Imagination has been one of the early pioneers of mobile GPU compute, being the first mobile IP vendor to achieve OpenCL conformance on its PowerVR SGX GPU IP family. To encourage wider adoption of GPU compute in mobile, Imagination is inviting GPU compute developers to enrol in our EAP (Early Access Program) initiative. For more information click here.