Introducing PowerVR

This document provides developers with an overview of PowerVR, including the history, and details of the PowerVR graphics hardware architecture.

The PowerVR architecture is optimised for minimising memory bandwidth usage and reducing power consumption, while improving processing throughput.

PowerVR technology is developed and licensed by Imagination Technologies.

Important: It is assumed the reader is familiar with the 3D graphics programming pipeline of OpenGL, DirectX, Vulkan, or a similar 3D graphics programming API.