The Intel GPA SDK is the ultimate game performance, frame, and system analyzer that optimizes game development and HD processor graphics. It's designed for OpenCL, DirectX, Direct3D, and Android.
by Tuan H. Bui
OverviewIn order to optimize an application for best user experience, it is important to understand the performance demand the application placed on a particular platform. On the Linux* operating system, one can use vmstat to monitor many performance aspect of an application such as its memory footprint, CPU and IO demand. Windows* Task Manager provided similar capability for Windows* operating system. In this note, we discuss how to obtain similar performance data for the Android* operating system.
OpenGL has become the de facto standard for 3D graphics applications on Linux. OpenGL for Embedded Systems (OpenGL ES) was designed to address the specific needs of handheld devices. This article discusses use of OpenGL and OpenGL ES for mobile devices.