NOTE: Intel GPA 4.3 is no longer the latest version of the product. Please check the Intel GPA Home Page for information on how to download the latest release of the product.
As of the 5th of December, 2011, Intel GPA 4.3 has now
been released and is the current version of the Intel GPA product for
Microsoft Windows 7* and Microsoft Vista* users.
Intel GPA 4.3 includes the following new features and
- Intel GPA Frame Analyzers new Advisors (Beta): The Frame Advisor and Erg Advisor identify potential
issues at the frame and draw call level to quickly point you in the right
direction for identifying potential trouble areas.
Intel GPA System Analyzer:
This remote version of the Intel GPA System Analyzer HUD allows client /
target analysis over a network connection, enabling minimum overhead on
platforms with limited resources such as netbooks.
- Intel GPA Frame Analyzer updates: Many user-requested features have been added,
including the ability to filter API details, and to enter the coordinates
for the pixel of interest in the Pixel History panel.
- Intel GPA Platform Analyzer updates: Now you can show/hide logical threads and display
task states in the Task Timeline Panel.
- Intel GPA Monitor updates: Launch the various Intel GPA tools from within the
tool tray, and get notified when new versions of the Intel HD graphics
driver become available.
- Microsoft DirectX 9Ex* support added: New in this release, analyze workloads created using
the Microsoft DirectX 9Ex* API.
order to focus efforts on newer operating systems and technologies,
Microsoft Windows XP* support has been removed from this release. If you
need to use the Windows XP* OS, see this
article for more information about your options.
See detailed information about the 4.3 release here.
Download Intel GPA Now!
Intel GPA is a powerful, agile developer tool suite for analyzing
and optimizing games, media, and other graphics-intensive
applications. Version 4.3 adds new features to the product, based upon
recommendations from leading graphics developers such as yourself.
The product is
available at no charge to members of Intel's Visual Adrenaline
Developer Program. To download Intel GPA and register for Visual
Adrenaline membership, use this link. For more information on membership in this free developer program, visit the Visual Adrenaline Home Page.