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What is PowerVR and how it works

PowerVR is the name of a brand of your GPU. The high-end mobile (installed GPU) has a big capacity to run and render your applications with high end graphics and animations. Moreover, it can release some of the duty of your CPU so that, your mobile CPU can also perform better. This is what PowerVR.

So, the concept about PowerVR is easy and simple to you. But, if you still facing trouble to understand what is PowerVR? In that case, you need to know about GPU, and then jump on this article. Sounds great?


Who produce PowerVR?

You must be heard about GPU (Graphics Processing Unit)? PowerVR is a name of a brand of GPU, which owned Imagination technology limited. Apart from PowerVR, there are some other companies like Adreno, Mali.

This company basically develop software and hardware for 2D and 3D rendering. In addition, it supports video encoding, associated image processing, and decoding. By the way, the accelerators are not produced by PowerVR, rather the company’s patents and IC designs are licensed to others.

Those companies are Texas instruments, NEC, Intel, Renesas, STMicroelectronics,, NXP Semiconductors, Freescale, Blackberry, Apple, Samsung.

Imagination Technologies is now focusing on adapting the GPU on Apple. Last month Apple announced officially that they will install power VR in the future handset.


What you can expect from latest PowerVR?

Can you imagine 6o% faster GPU from today’s latest one? The latest creation of this company is PowerVR G6630. It is the quickest GPU they have ever made. Also, the company claimed, it is 60x faster than their previous core of generation. Therefore, this is a worthwhile wait for you to get.

Mobile World Congress(MWC) has just finished and left few handsets announcement with PowerVR. Notably, we have now 5G technology and the folding devices. However, this will not run in the business without having quality performance right?

PowerVR images by techt20

For that, GPUs should have an ideal fit for the cost-effective as well as performance. That is what people are looking for to buy them.

So, let’s see the latest PowerVR enabled device which is released by Imagination Company

  • Ulefone T3
  • Ulefone Power 6
  • Ulefone Power 3L
  • Alcatel 1s
  • Leagoo S11
  • Sony Xperia L3
  • Nokia 1 Plus
  • Huawei Y6 Pro 2019
  • Causing KaiOS


Here, you can see the latest PowerVR installed smartphones. By the way, here we brought about PowerVR definition so that it will make you more closer to the latest tech hacks. This is what we love to do to grow your knowledge with us.

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