What's new? Intel® SDK for OpenCL™ Applications 2016, R3

  • Support for 7th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors on Microsoft Windows* and Linux* operating systems
  • Windows 10 Anniversary Update support
  • Yocto Project* support
    • These processors are supported as target systems when running the Apollo Lake Yocto BSP (other OSes are not supported for these processors): 7th Generation Intel® Pentium® Processor J4000/N4000 and 7th Generation Intel® Celeron® Processor J3000/N3000 Series for Desktop
    • Offline compiler support with GPU assembly code generation
    • Debug OpenCL™ kernels using the Yocto* GPU driver on host targets (6th and 7th Generation Intel® Core Processor)
  • OpenCL™ 2.1 and SPIR-V* support on Linux* OS
    • OpenCL 2.1 development environment with the experimental CPU-only runtime for OpenCL 2.1
    • SPIR-V generation support with Intel® Code Builder for OpenCL™ offline compiler and Kernel Development Framework including textual representation of SPIR-V binaries
  • New analysis features in Kernel Development Framework for Linux* OS
    • HW counters support
    • Latency analysis on 6th and 7th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors
For more complete information about compiler optimizations, see our Optimization Notice.


bereket g.'s picture

What kind of license is required to use Intel SDK for OpenCL? Is it Free?

gabor h.'s picture

Incompatible with Visual Studio 2017

Angelo C.'s picture

I can't download the new 2016 R3 version. The link show me only the previous 2016 R2.



Angelo C.

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