Mobile Graphics Developer's Guides

 

Intel Mobile Graphics Developer's Guides for Atom™ processor-based platforms

Introduction
This document provides development hints and tips to ensure that your customers will have a great experience playing your games and running other interactive 3D graphics applications on platforms with Intel® Atom™ processors. This document details software development practices encompassing the entire range of Intel Atom processors with a focus on performance analysis using Microsoft DirectX*. Intel® Software Development Products useful in optimizing and profiling graphics applications are discussed throughout the document.

Intel Atom processors enable a broad range of devices including netbooks, entry-level desktops, tablets, handhelds, smartphones, consumer electronics (CE) devices, and other companion devices. Today Intel Atom processors integrate features such as controllers for memory, graphics, video, and display for a host of new applications that deliver flexibility and innovation. In the future, 32nm-based System-on-Chip (SoC) solutions will provide even greater functionality and form factor options.

 

Download the Latest Guide (Updated Feb 25th, 2011)

To read the rest of the Intel Atom Processor - Graphics Developer's Guide, download Intel Atom Processor - Graphics Developer's Guide v1.0 [PDF 1.25MB]

 

Download the Latest Intel® HD Drivers

Go to the Support page to download the latest Atom Graphics drivers, get FAQ answers and more: http://www.intel.com/p/en_US/support/highlights/graphics/atom

 

Web site and Engineering support

Software developers can go to the forum at /en-us/forums/ and post questions/comments about the complete line of Intel's Integrated Graphics chipset solutions. If you are a game developer, many useful documents including everything from multi-threading to audio, are available at http://www.intel.com/software/graphics. The Atom Graphics driver support page is at http://www.intel.com/p/en_US/support/highlights/graphics/atom.


Related Developer's Guides

For Developer’s Guides to other Intel graphics hardware, go to:
Intel Graphics Developer's Guide

 

Media Developer Guide

To view the Media Developer's Guide, go to http://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/intel-media-developers-guides/.

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