Leading experts in embedded software development
Click on the advert above to visit the company web site

Product category: Intellectual Property Cores
News Release from: Imagination Technologies | Subject: PowerVR MBX
Edited by the Electronicstalk Editorial Team on 14 February 2006

Graphics core supports OpenVG API

Register for the FREE Electronicstalk email newsletter now! News about Intellectual Property Cores and more every issue. Click here for details.

Imagination Technologies is demonstrating PowerVR support for the OpenVG API on the company's stand at the 3GSM World Congress 2006 in Barcelona, Spain until 16th February 2006

PowerVR MBX, the leading mobile graphics acceleration solution, offers full acceleration for OpenVG, achieving many times the performance of software implementations with significantly reduced power consumption. OpenVG is an industry-standard, cross-platform API that provides a low-level hardware acceleration interface for vector graphics libraries such as SVG.

OpenVG is targeted at handheld devices that require portable acceleration of high-quality vector graphics for compelling user interfaces and text on small screen devices.

Says David McBrien, VP Business Development, Imagination Technologies: 'Mobile devices need the smooth, high-quality 2D vector graphics to enable high-quality user interfaces and ultra-readable text on small screens'.

'With support for OpenVG PowerVR can provide a low-power consumption solution with a high level of acceleration for 2D graphics such as SVG, PDF and Postscript'.

'This accelerated, scalable anti-aliased vector graphics solution opens up new possibilities for advanced UI, navigation applications, games, e-books, screensavers and multimedia content'.

PowerVR SGX, Imagination's new generation PowerVR shader based graphics and video technology family, newly available for licensing, also supports OpenVG.

? Imagination Technologies: contact details and other news
? Email this article to a colleague
? Register for the free Electronicstalk email newsletter
? NEW
? Electronicstalk Home Page

Related Business News

Cast Selects Avery Design Systems For...
...Pci Express Verification Ip. Semiconductor intellectual property provider CAST, Inc. today announced that it has begun using the PCI-Xactor test environment from Avery Design Systems to verify its current and future PCI Express IP cores.

Vsia Announces Release Of Qip Metric...
...Now Publicly Available With Hard Ip Extension. The VSI Alliance , the leading IP standards body for the electronics industry, today announced the Quality IP Metric version 3.0, which includes the hard IP extension, is now publicly available.

Gda Technologies Selected By Renesas Technology...
...For Pci Express To Amba Axi Bridge. Gda Technologies, Inc., a fast growing supplier of Intellectual Property and Electronic Design Services , today announced that Renesas Technology Corp., a leading semiconductor company, has selected GDA for development of a PCIE 2 AMBA AXI Bridge to be

Altera delivers first FPGA-Based IP support for Ethernet protocols
Bangalore, India: Altera Corp. has announced FPGA-based support for Ethernet communications protocols used in industrial automation applications, including ProfiNet, Ethernet/IP, Modbus-IDA, EtherCAT, SERCOS III Interface, and Ethernet Powerlink.

Ieee Picks Up Vsia's Standards Work
The IEEE has formed two study groups to explore the creation of IEEE standards based on work done at the VSI Alliance.

Search the Pro-Talk network of sites

Leading experts in embedded software development