Intel® INDE 2015 Release Notes and Installation Guide

Published:06/30/2015   Last Updated:06/30/2015

The Intel® Integrated Native Developer Experience (Intel® INDE) suite has been discontinued. For more information, see

This page provides the Release Notes for Intel® INDE 2015 with the most recent being listed at the top of the page. For more details, please take a look at the documents on the table below.

Intended Audience

Software developers interested in a cross-platform productivity suite that enables them to quickly and easily create native apps from OS X* host for Android* or OS X* targets (or) Windows* host for Android* or Windows* targets


What is new in Update 2.1?


New Update for Intel® INDE Update 2.1 is available for Windows* host only.

  • Issue with OpenCV Image Watcher download/installation has been fixed
    • Checksum for ImageWatch plugin was corrected to allow download and install along with OpenCV component.
  • New versions of the below listed features
    • Context Sensing SDK
    • Media SDK for Windows*
    • Media RAW Accelerator for Windows*
    • OpenCL™ Code Builder

For more details, refer to the Release Notes for Update 2.1 below.

What is new in Update 2?

Windows* Host:

  • Support for 14nm SoC code named  Cherry Trail
  • Support for Windows* 10 Desktop (Preview) Host and Target
  • Limited Support for Windows* 10 Mobile Target
  • Limited Support for Visual Studio* 2015 (all editions)
  • Graphics Frame Analyzer for OpenGL*
  • New beta or preview features
    • Tamper Protection [Beta]
    • OpenCV Library [Beta]
    • OpenCL™ Code Analyzer Tool for Microsoft* Visual Studio* [Preview]

OS X* Host:

  • Support for 14nm SoC code named Cherry Trail on Android* targets
  • Support for OS X* targets on Intel® C++ Compiler, Intel® IPP and Intel® TBB
  • Graphics Frame Analyzer for OpenGL*

IDE Integration for Android* for OS X* host for Intel® INDE:

IDE Integration for Android* provides productivity-oriented design, coding, and debugging tools for applications targeting Android* on ARM* and Intel® architecture (x86) devices, including smartphones and tablets. The tools are compatible with Android Studio*, Microsoft* Visual Studio* and Eclipse* and support popular Android SDKs including the Android* Native Development Kit (NDK).

What is new in the IDE Integration for Android* 1.4?

  • Updated Android Studio to 1.1.0
  • Added support for Oracle Java Development Kit (JDK) Version 1.8
Release Notes for Windows* Host Release Notes for OS X* Host End User License Agreements

Update 2.1

Update 2

Update 2

IDE Integration for Android* for OS X* host for Intel® INDE 1.4, Update 2

EULA for Intel® INDE on Windows* Host

EULA for Intel® INDE on OS X* Host

Update 1 Update 1 Embedded in Release Notes

Older Updates:

Update 1.1 is available now!

INDE 2015 Update 1.1 is a label change in License only on top of Update 1.  If you already installed Intel INDE 2015 Update 1, then this installation is optional.

If you are an existing user of INDE 2015 Update 1, you will receive a notification in your Intel® Software Manager tool on how to update your installation. If you are a new user, please visit to see various packages available and download INDE.

What is new in Update 1?

  • Support for Android* Lollipop 32 bit/64 bit apps
  • Support for Nexus Player
  • Visual Studio 2013 Community Edition is supported


Product and Performance Information


Intel's compilers may or may not optimize to the same degree for non-Intel microprocessors for optimizations that are not unique to Intel microprocessors. These optimizations include SSE2, SSE3, and SSSE3 instruction sets and other optimizations. Intel does not guarantee the availability, functionality, or effectiveness of any optimization on microprocessors not manufactured by Intel. Microprocessor-dependent optimizations in this product are intended for use with Intel microprocessors. Certain optimizations not specific to Intel microarchitecture are reserved for Intel microprocessors. Please refer to the applicable product User and Reference Guides for more information regarding the specific instruction sets covered by this notice.

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